The Huskers are looking to rebound from last week's debacle and will host Northwestern in Memorial Stadium this afternoon.
Will this be another close battle in the series between the Big Ten West rivals? The World-Herald's team of reporters and photographers will be there to find out as we provide full coverage throughout the day.
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Nebraska vs. Northwestern
When: 3 p.m.
Radio: 590 AM, 92.3 FM
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In total, 21 points separate Nebraska and Northwestern since 2011. There have been two straight overtime games, and five of the eight games have been decided by less than three points.
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Northwestern doesn’t beat itself. That was a familiar refrain from Nebraska coaches and players this week about Saturday’s opponent.
“We’ve got to get more production out of our passing game, period," Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald said. "We can’t have a lack of balance and expect to have a lot of success ... when you’re not scoring touchdowns and you’re turning the ball over for touchdowns, I dunno, that’d zap my juice.”
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