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Coaches use large network to watch for injury

In this Sept. 20, 2014, file photo, Michigan offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier, left, and head coach Brady Hoke watch from the sidelines during the closing minutes of their 26-10 loss to Utah during the second half of their NCAA college football game in Ann Arbor, Mich. Early Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, roughly 12 hours after embattled Michigan coach Brady Hoke said he'd been given no indication that quarterback Shane Morris had been diagnosed with a concussion, athletic director Dave Brandon revealed in a post-midnight statement that the sophomore did appear to have sustained one.  (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)

The sideline is often the worst place to watch a football game. Even for the head coach standing front and center, getting a good look at what is happening on the field can be difficult.

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Nebraska AP high school football rankings

Here are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school, season record, previous week’s ranking, previous week’s result and this week’s opponent (NR-not ranked). The rankings are based on a formula that includes ratings from the Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal Star plus experts for each class. Class A: Dale Miller, Grand Island Independent. Class B: Jeff Fielder, Scottsbluff Star-Herald. Class C1: Tom Behmer, Norfolk Daily News. Class C2: Brent Wasinius, Fremont Tribune. Class D1: Andrew Bottrell, North Platte Telegraph. Class D2: Nick Blasnitz, Hastings Tribune.

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Illinois expects Lunt to return against Purdue

Illinois quarterback Wes Lunt (12) throws before an NCAA college football game against Nebraska in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois quarterback Wes Lunt is expected to return Saturday against Purdue after he was a surprise scratch from the lineup last weekend at Nebraska, coach Tim Beckman said Monday.

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Huskers looking to dent Michigan St. defense again

Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini, left, chats with Illinois head coach Tim Beckman before an NCAA college football game in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Michigan State has had one of the nation’s top defenses in recent seasons, and no team has moved the ball better against it than Nebraska.

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Neb’s Abdullah receives B10 offensive honor again

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah is the offensive player of the week in the Big Ten for the third time in five weeks.

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