November 24, 2009

Tuesday notebook: Burkhead gives NU fresh legs

He finished the night with just six carries for 17 yards and one catch for nine yards, but Saturday's win over Kansas State was a huge game for Rex Burkhead. After missing more than five weeks with a broken bone in his foot, Burkhead needed less than a week of practice before he suited up and made his return in the first quarter against the Wildcats. Burkhead talked about his comeback more in Tuesday's NU practice notebook.

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