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Five questions With Nebraska football beat writer Sam McKewon

Five questions With Nebraska football beat writer Sam McKewon

Sam McKewon covers the Cornhuskers for the Omaha World-Herald.

1. Given the difference between how Nebraska’s offense looked the last two weeks when Tommy Armstrong Jr. was on the field and when he wasn’t, how important will it be for the Cornhuskers to keep their quarterback upright and in the game, even against a Maryland team that has struggled to score the past two weeks?

Very important, although Armstrong's biggest injury issue right now is his hamstring, and those, according to coach Mike Riley, are mercurial enough to be unpredictable regardless of how well Nebraska protects him. If he's hurt, Nebraska loses, to some degree, its...

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