Ryan Tannehill, who was expected to thrive in Bill Lazor's offense, might actually be regressing. Dating to Week 16 of last year, he has been among the worst quarterbacks in football, at least on paper.
The NFL's image problem isnt just that too many of its players get in trouble. It is also that its response and punishment has been haphazard and inconsistent. There has been no set policy on how to deal with instances such as Adrian Peterson and Ray Rice, and there needs to be.
UMs defense, better statistically this season after three games, is going into Saturdays game against Nebraskas explosive offense confident it can hold its own.