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The warm-up acts are over, and now, the curtain is raised on Nebraska’s biggest show of the season. Next week, Bo Pelini takes his act to Madison to face Wisconsin. The Badgers have been nothing short of spectacular against the lesser competition they’ve faced this year.
Nebraska, on the other hand, has been less than convincing against equally-uninspiring competition. Yes, anything is possible, and yes, Wisconsin has yet to really be tested. But given Nebraska’s struggles in the secondary and its inability to record sacks and its inability to turn the opponent over on defense and its inability to consistently tackle well, it is difficult to see how NU stays with a Wisconsin team that appears to be firing on all cylinders coming into the conference opener.
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