Sure, Nebraska football fans love defense. But offense really does sell tickets. And particularly given Nebraska’s tilt towards offensive competence over the last few years (which is a polite way of saying that NU’s defense has been kind of terrible), NU is likely to win more shootouts than defensive slugfests next season.
So Nebraska’s offensive weapons look to be the primary tools in the arsenal as Bo Pelini prepares for the 2013 campaign. Let’s take a look at five of the best offensive weapons, in order of how important their contributions will be to Nebraska's success next year, Pelini will have at his disposal next year.