(Eds: With AP Photos.) By ERIC OLSON AP College Football Writer The timing couldn't be better for South Dakota State.
The Jackrabbits visit Nebraska on Saturday for a game with a host of potential distractions.
The Cornhuskers are coming off a 20-point loss to UCLA in a game they led by 18 late in the second quarter. It was the Huskers' biggest blown lead at home since 1920. Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez has worn a walking boot on his left foot this week and might not play.
Off the field, coach Bo Pelini snapped at former Huskers great Tommie Frazier, who tweeted that Pelini should fire his defensive assistants.
Oh, and then there's that matter of the leaked 2-year-old audio of Pelini's profane rant about the fans and two sports writers during what the coach thought was a private conversation.
''I try to forget it,'' South Dakota State coach John Stiegelmeier said. ''What those things do is distract you as a football program or give you a false sense that they're going t...