3rd down problem No. 1 for defense
Randy Gregory sacked Connor Cook on this play and hurried him on four others, but the sophomore quarterback helped Michigan State convert 11 of 21 third downs. “We had trouble on third down for the first time in a long time,” NU assistant Ross Els said.
Posted: Saturday, November 16, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — It went without saying Saturday that the Nebraska defense was left to do some heavy lifting after the Huskers' offense and special teams combined for five turnovers.
Instead of saying it was too much for his unit to handle, however, NU defensive coordinator John Papuchis pointed out how the Blackshirts could have done it better:
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Saturday, November 16, 2013 12:00 am.