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The Newest Member of the "Pipeline"

The Newest Member of the "Pipeline"

You don't have to ask too many people around Nebraska to know what the Husker football team needs right now. Well, it's a few things, but one of the most glaring needs involves ironically enough, one of the most storied traditions at NU. The "Pipeline", Nebraska's legendary run of offensive lines is, well, legendary. And it's safe to say that recent versions don't quite match up. There's yet another, the third for this class that plans to help change that. Cruz Barrett is on his way to Nebraska.

Talking about a Nebraska offensive line and the lack of a running game in the same sentence shouldn't even be possible. It's almost sacrilegious. Without a running game there is no Nebraska. Well, not anymore, of course With the change in offense, the emphasis on run-blocking maulers has changed as well, the team now attempting to sport a more pass protection style of blocking, with the run as...

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