October 20, 2007

The final grades on Saturday's Texas A&M game

The Nebraska football team dropped to 4-4 on Saturday with a 36-14 loss to Texas A&M. The Huskers played better in some areas on Saturday, but it obviously wasn't enough to take a step in the right direction.

Here is the final post game report card from Saturday's Texas A&M vs. Nebraska. The Huskers will hit the road next week to take on Texas.

Quarterback: D

Senior quarterback Sam Keller once again had a rough outing on Saturday, as he has not looked like his normal self in the pocket. Keller has held the ball too long at times and he's struggled making his downfield reads. Keller finished the day 26-of-44 for 275 yards and one touchdown. He was also sacked twice and had one fumble.

Running back: C+

Before Nebraska got behind, the running game was affective on Saturday, as Quentin Castille, Marlon Lucky and Roy Helu had a combined 22 carries for 122 yards and one touchdown. Lucky also set a new school record for receptions by a running back with 13 catches for 125 yards.

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