Resiliency of Nebraska's linebackers being put to the test
Jared Afalava, left, and Michael Rose are two of the linebackers Nebraska has turned to this season. Northwestern's spread sets might reduce the playing time for NU's linebackers.
Posted: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — The mental resiliency of an inexperienced linebacker group is being put to the test once again as Nebraska continues to search for answers in the middle of its defense.
Just about every linebacker has been demoted at least once, and no one seems to hold on to the coveted first-team spots for more than two weeks at a time.
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Wednesday, October 30, 2013 12:00 am.