Turner emerging as go-to guy for Huskers
NU receiver Jamal Turner, No. 10, is getting an expanded role in the offense after a strong finish in 2012 and also wouldn't mind returning kicks.
Posted: Sunday, March 3, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — On the same day he was having his best game as a Husker, wide receiver Jamal Turner's left knee had never been in more pain.
In the midst of catching six passes for 83 yards against Minnesota — on top of catching the game-winning touchdowns the previous two weeks against Michigan State and Penn State — Turner was playing on a partially torn meniscus. He just didn't know it until after Nebraska beat the Gophers.
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Sunday, March 3, 2013 12:00 am.