The straight scoop
from Colonel Mustard
Nov. 3, 1999
Our game against Kansas was ugly, but at least it was a win, and it will make our next two opponents somewhat overconfident.
We were completely flat in a game against a bad team.
These kids aren't
machines, They were down after an enormous
disappointment and they were
playing Kansas. I can't say that I am surprised.
can't run or pass when
the other team expects it. We must continue to mix it up,
especially on first
down. We fall into the habit of running on first down,
and we must stop
running into eight-man fronts. We don't have the personel
to do it. Our
playmakers are at QB and WR. We must get the ball in
their hands. We are a good running team and a good passing team. When we
mix it up we are
hard to stop. We can't become predictable because
then anyone will
In Lawrence, the defense played uninspired and Kansas
continually picked up our
blitzes. Football is a game of emotion, and on Saturday we
had none and played
That brings me to A&M. We have a better team than
these guys and we are
playing at home and should win. Their offense is
inconsistent and we
should shut them down. We can score enough on their
defense to win, even
though they do have talent on defense. This team reminds me
of Southern Miss.
They have and have always have had athletes. I don't think
their coach is all that hot.
Our team needs the crowd to really be into the game
this week. We will
be ready to play, and i think the crowd could make a
Our team and
particuliarly Crouch and Frank really need to win a
big game. This week
and next make or break our season. I believe that
neither one is good
enough to come to Lincoln and beat us.