Nebraska to be without starting QB Casey Thompson vs. Michigan
Nebraska will be without starting quarterback Casey Thompson against Michigan this Saturday.
The Cornhuskers QB has been a bright spot on an otherwise rough season. Head coach Mickey Joseph did not name a starter for this weekend.
Your daily QB update: Mickey Joseph says Casey Thompson is officially OUT against Michigan. #Huskers
— Luke Mullin (@LjsLuke) November 10, 2022
Thompson suffered an arm injury in Week 9’s loss to Illinois. Logan Smothers and Chubba Purdy played in Nebraska’s 20-13 loss to Minnesota.
And Joseph said Thursday that the Huskers have a simple plan for this weekend against the top 5 Wolverines despite not naming a starting QB.
The #Huskers have a pretty simple plan with Casey Thompson sidelined vs. Michigan:
“The #1 thing we gotta do, we gotta be able to hand the ball off. Hand the ball off. Slow it down. That’s what we gotta do.” pic.twitter.com/ToVMQrF8NN
— Kevin Sjuts (@kevinsjuts) November 10, 2022
This one could get ugly.