Found September 05, 2012 on Gridiron Grit:
Time: 7:30 p.m. Eastern Network: FOX Quick name the two teams that put up the third and fourth most offensive yards in the country last weekend against FBS competition? Yes, the Bruins and Huskers would be those two teams and it is all thanks to the two quarterbacks (Taylor Martinez and Brett Hundley). Nebraska’s Taylor Martinez has received a ton of negative hype over the years, but the kid put on a clinic against one of the better non-BCS defenses in the nation. Going up against Southern Miss, he threw for 358 yards and 5 TD with his superstar running back Rex Burkhead on the sidelines nursing a sprained MCL. Those injuries sometimes take 2-3 weeks to heal, but Burkhead is just listed as questionable heading into this matchup (may change to doubtful, most speculate he will miss the game). Without Burkhead more of the onus will be put on Martinez, but the depth behind Burkhead is solid with Ameer Abdullah possessing track star speed. Plus, many are forgetting about the major stride...

Big Ten Football: Week 2 preview and predictions

Big Ten Football Week 2 Preview and predictions Saturday, September 8th New Hampshire (1-0) @ Minnesota (1-0)   Noon   Big Ten Network: New Hampshire beat Holy Cross last week 38-17…I am expecting big things this week out of the Gophers…and by that I mean a big W…a blowout…coming back from Vegas and eeking out a win vs a team that is much better than they have been is...

No. 17 Nebraska's Burkhead questionable for UCLA

Coach Bo Pelini of 17th-ranked Nebraska says injured running back Rex Burkhead is questionable for Saturday's road game against UCLA. Pelini said Monday an MRI confirmed Burkhead mildly sprained a ligament in his left knee early in the opener against Southern Mississippi. The coach said if he were to put together a travel roster now, Burkhead would be on it. Freshman running...

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