Nebraska and its bottom-of-the-conference defense has a tough task this week in preparing for the suddenly high-flying Illinois offense.
This week, it's time for the Illini to prove they're for real.
For a third-string quarterback, Aaron Bailey is piling up the accomplishments.
Monday, the Big Ten named the Illini freshman QB the Big Ten Freshman of the Week.
Six of the Big Ten's 12 teams didn't play a game in Week 5.