Minnesota (top)

Improving the run defense — getting it back to average — is surely at the top of NU’s to-do list in the offseason, especially since the Huskers thought, with good reason, it would be much-improved in 2019.


Minnesota's Shannon Brooks escapes Nebraska's Collin Miller. The Gophers ran for 322 yards on basic zone stretch plays.

Ohio State

Ohio State's J.K. Dobbins battles Khalil Davis. The Buckeyes ran over the Huskers for 368 yards.


Iowa's Ihmir Smith-Marsette breaks free on way to returning a kickoff for a touchdown against Nebraska. The Hawkeyes averaged 7.26 yards per carry against the Huskers.

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