October 26, 2006

NU Notes: Huskers may make changes at punt return

In last week's Texas game Nebraska had trouble fielding punts in the windy conditions inside Memorial Stadium. The Huskers also had trouble getting the ball down field on kickoffs.

On Thursday, NU head coach Bill Callahan had his team practice outdoors for the first time this week so they could have a day of work in the special teams game with the natural elements around them.

"We wanted to get out because of the kicking game and I think it's great that we get acclimated to some of the wind conditions," Callahan said. "I don't know if it's going to be windy or breezy or whatever down there. We just want to prepare ourselves."

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