Published Tuesday, October 8, 2013 AT 4:22 PM / Updated at 7:09 PM
Video: The Big Red Today Show, Oct. 8
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In this week’s edition of “The Big Red Today Show,” World-Herald staff writers Jon Nyatawa and Sam McKewon take a look at the Husker football team’s 39-19 win over Illinois and the upcoming matchup with Purdue.

The two staff writers look at NU’s defensive effort, the QB situation and Ameer Abdullah’s career-high 225 rushing yards. They also offer their insight on what fans can expect when Nebraska takes on the Boilermakers, including how many Husker fans they think will make the trek to West Lafayette, Ind., before offering their game predictions.

Check out the full video below:

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