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Husker Max Asked by Husker Max
10/18/2015

What's the main cause of the defense's fourth-quarter failures?

22%
Depth & Injuries

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78%
Scheme & Confidence WINNER

10

22%
Depth & Injuries

1 Comment
Billie Mann
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Billie Mann

we havn't had the same down linemen or same linebackers in anything game yet do to injuries

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78%
Scheme & Confidence

10 Comments
Dan Cubrich
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Dan Cubrich

Bad coaching decisions were the reason for 3 of the 4 losses. Unless those decisions get better, we'll continue to see losses that are avoidable as long as Riley is here. If you don't believe me, you better keep in mind that his previous team had losing records 3 out of the last 5 seasons.

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Doug Shonka
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Doug Shonka

Same set of DBs had very good stats last year. Yes, losing RG hurt, but the secondary didn't look inept last year.

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Michael Ervin
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Michael Ervin

Old habits may be hard to break from prev system...and under pressure the confidence wanes and confusion sets in

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Keith Petrie
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Keith Petrie

Coaches don't know how to close out a win!

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Lotus Sutra
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Lotus Sutra

Because wins build confidence and we need wins! Losing is NOT an option. Losing is NOT acceptable!

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Tyrd Ferguson
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Tyrd Ferguson

Coaching, coaching, coaching. We have the same or better talent, the same or better physical training and facilities. What remains? COACHING. TIMID COACHING.

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Arlie Rauch
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Arlie Rauch

Somebody's not making the best decisions.

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Ron Huffman
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Ron Huffman

Confidant in the players..but being on the field so,so,so long even the most physically endurance athletes would be wore out..

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Jim Stiver
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Jim Stiver

If you can't put pressure on the QB and give him all day in the pocket he will pick your corners apart I don't care who you are playing. It would also be nice to see our DBs turn around once in awhile.

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Do you see the Huskers beating the point spread against Oklahoma this weekend?

Do you see the Huskers beating the point spread against Oklahoma this weekend?

I'll take the points and the Huskers

7

The Illinois game really shook me

9

I'll take the points and the Huskers

7 Comments
John Jordan
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John Jordan

OU is susceptible to the long passing game. NU pulls out some stops on offense. D keeps it close. OU by 3.

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James Key
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James Key

Im breaking out my 30yr old Number 7 jersey. Huskers by 7

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Matt Seiler
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Matt Seiler

Spencer is a guy who’s easily rattled (get it?) and figures to throw a few picks if pressured. I still think we lose but Huskers can move the ball through the air and force a few TOs to keep this game within 14. Small chance they even pull out the W

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Mark Wane
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Mark Wane

I watched the Tulane game and I think Buffalo is a good team that the D shutdown. Plus I went to school in the 90’s and want us so badly to step up on National tv. We are due!! Skers

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Mick Hanson
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Mick Hanson

I drink all the Kool-aid, why not?

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Bob Berg
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Bob Berg

Sooner's lose one game mid-season. Why not this one. Hopefully no one showed the Sooner team what Frost and company did to them in '96 and '97. We should play well for 3 quarters then their top guys may take over.

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The Illinois game really shook me

9 Comments
Randy Weitzenkamp
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Randy Weitzenkamp

It's likely at some point in the game we'll be down a score or two. Does this team have the mental toughness to fight and mount a comeback or will they fold? I just don't think the team has that kind of confidence in themselves yet.

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Ryan Moss
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Ryan Moss

I can’t believe Nebraska fans have fallen so far that they discuss if they can’t beat the spread and not if they can beat OU.

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Terry Busch
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Terry Busch

they have talent everywhere. We have a tiny bit of talent. It's a talent landslide.

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Sporty361
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Sporty361

No way! IL lost big to an unrated Virginia team. Sooners will do whatever they want to do regarding score. Tired of us ‘rebuilding’ when we can’t beat teams that out recruit us every year. Don’t those teams have to rebuild? Simply put we are either terrible recruiters or terrible developers.

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Larry Smith
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Larry Smith

Big REd is playing well below the Sooner's level. I just hope they can keep it at the 21 points and not get buried in a ten td avalanche.

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Steve Walker
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Steve Walker

They are still playing pretty bad. Offensive line is still not blowing anyone off the ball. Defense is still not getting a pass rush. Secondary is not as good as advertised. Hopefully there will be improvement.

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USMC Sully
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USMC Sully

we have been down this road too many times to think otherwise

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Wade Williams
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Wade Williams

We are not there yet. We put too much pressure on an improving defense. If NU could some how score 40 they might have a chance at the end of the game but....I'll call it 48-27 OU.

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Matt Seiler
Matt Seiler

I believe that means they beat the spread

Bryan Petersen
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Bryan Petersen

Offensive line had yet to show we can run the ball between the tackles

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Are you concerned about the investigation into the Husker's use of analysts and off-campus workouts?

Are you concerned about the investigation into the Husker's use of analysts and off-campus workouts?

No, it's just a distraction

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Yes, it indicates questionable judgement

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No, it's just a distraction

2 Comments
Darrell Bailey
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Darrell Bailey

Lots of teams are doing the exact same thing. Make everyone else accountable before just punishing the Huskers.

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Randy Weitzenkamp
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Randy Weitzenkamp

It's just a distraction, but it is the last thing we need right now. The timing of this news is extremely suspicious. Focus on taking care of business on the field and this will be ancient history in a month .

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Yes, it indicates questionable judgement

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Ryan Moss
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Ryan Moss

Frost is doing everything he can to try to get this program going again. That even means blatantly cheating and trying to cover up his cheating. This isn’t an oopsie, it’s desperation. Same with trying to run away from the OU game. He knows he’s in trouble and he just cost himself his buyout.

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