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Bound For Miami
Austin Murphy
December 06, 1993
Big wins over traditional rivals set up a showdown for the national championship: Nebraska vs. Florida State in the Orange Bowl on Jan. 1
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December 06, 1993

Bound For Miami

Big wins over traditional rivals set up a showdown for the national championship: Nebraska vs. Florida State in the Orange Bowl on Jan. 1

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Even if he can't play, Alberts won't worry about Nebraska's defense. "Did you see how we played in the second half?" he said. "Shut 'em out. There wasn't a better defense in the country. That comes from here." He put a hand on his heart. "It comes from 11 guys who refuse to let you score. I don't care what you're ranked, you might not beat us."

That's the strongest statement you can make about the Cornhuskers as they prepare for their Orange Bowl showdown: They might not lose.

What the hell, Nehlen might add, at least they'll be there.

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