The Nebraska defense will get a boost this week against Texas with the return on linebacker Will Compton. Lavonte David, who had 16 tackles this last game against K-State earning Big 12 defensive player of the week honors says that Compton told him he fully expects to be back on the field this weekend.
Defensive coordinator Carl Pelini does see Compton getting on the field this weekend in a couple of different scenarios, one in which both David and Compton will be on the field.
Finally, head coach Bo Pelini has a message to you if you’re going to the game. That’s all in today’s Big Red Report