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NU could get a duo out of Omaha Central

For anyone that plays the receiver position, they look at those offenses that throw a lot with eagerness and delight. That goes especially for those wideouts that aren't currently in a system that utilizes everything they can do. That's where Derrick Russell is at, as Omaha Central is an esteemed program, but for passing the ball. Russell got to see just what kind of offense he likes this weekend at Nebraska.

When the quarterback goes off for 20 of 27 , hitting for three touchdowns and 357 yards, that will make eyes light up. It did with the fans. It did with players, but it also did with players that are looking at NU as a possible future. What 6 foot, 4 inch, 200 pound Derrick Russell saw was himself catching some of those balls that Taylor threw for big gains. "I was thinking that I wanted some of...

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