Will OSU end a 47-year skid at Nebraska?
The last time OSU won in Lincoln — in 1960 — I was 4 years old. My parents were duped into thinking I was ready for kindergarten which is why I started college at age 17.
In 1960, my mom was in grade school in North Dakota and my dad was in middle school in Los Angeles. Needless to say, I wasn't even a glimmer in anyone's eye. As for the game, Dr. Phil often says past behavior is a good indicator of future behavior.
The streak has to end some time. Today is the perfect opportunity. OSU is the better team. The Cowboys probably played their best game last week even though they failed to close the deal at Texas A&M. Nebraska's offense has compiled some solid stats but the Cornhuskers haven't come close to living up to a preseason top 25 national ranking.
I agree Nebraska isn't anywhere near its top 25 preseason ranking. I even agree OSU is the better team. The 'Husker nation isn't pleased. Their defense is a mess.