Scott Frost reflects on Northwestern game prior to Michigan match-up | Monday Press Conference

October 4th, 2021

Nebraska Football Head Coach Scott Frost and Husker football players met with members of the media Monday afternoon to preview this week’s matchup with Michigan.

The Huskers and Wolverines meet at 6:30 PM this Saturday on ABC, and radio coverage will be provided by the Huskers Radio Network. Nebraska stands at 3-3 on the season and 1-2 in Big Ten Conference play after a dominant 56-7 victory over Northwestern on Saturday night.

Nebraska scored its most points in 11 seasons of Big Ten Conference play, while also posting its largest margin of victory in a league game in 20 seasons. Nebraska’s offense rolled up better than 600 yards for the second time this season, becoming the first team to record 600 yards of total offense against Northwestern in 16 seasons.

Michigan comes into the game with a perfect 5-0 record and a 2-0 mark in the Big Ten following a 38-17 victory at Wisconsin on Saturday. Michigan is ranked ninth in the Associated Press Poll and eighth in the USA Today Coaches Poll.

The Wolverines controlled the matchup with Wisconsin from the outset, and pulled away with 28 unanswered points in the second half. Michigan held Wisconsin to just 43 rushing yards and 210 total yards, while forcing three Badger turnovers.