Days after the loss to UCLA, Huskers defensive tackle Chase Rome left the team and receiver Tyler Wullenwaber suffered a season-ending ACL injury in practice. This is not the way Nebraska intended to start the season. Rome's departure stems from a disagreement over his role. He was unhappy with how much action he saw against UCLA, a game in which the defensive line gave up 653 yards of offense.
Sounds like a good time to play a game in which you're a 24.5-point favorite.
Game time, TV channel: noon ET, ESPN2
Point spread: Nebraska favored by 24.5 points
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