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Elliott talks about Nebraska visit

Elliott talks about Nebraska visit

Surprisingly, Nebraska went after a running back last year in the 2012 recruiting class nabbing a big-time runner in Imani Cross. This after three talented freshman running backs and not red-shirting either of them last season. Still, Rex Burkhead will be a senior and replacing him might be easier as an aggregate rather than a whole. Unless, you are Ezekial Elliott.

It was junior day weekend at Nebraska this past weekend and one of the more heralded recruits in town was St. Louis (Mo.) John Burroughs running back Ezekial Elliott. "I had a basketball game on Friday night," Elliott said. "We took off after the game and drop to Kansas City. We had a two hour drive in the morning to Lincoln from there. "First thing we did was get a chance to hear Tom Osborne... Recommended Stories

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