Illinois vs. Nebraska, 11.21

Nebraska linebacker Collin Miller (31) is wheeled off on a stretcher after a second-half injury against Illinois on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

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A frightening scene played out at Memorial Stadium in the second half Saturday against Illinois when Nebraska senior inside linebacker Collin Miller suffered an injury after an apparent helmet-to-helmet hit and had to be transported to a local hospital after a lengthy delay.

Head coach Scott Frost said after the game that initial reports on Miller’s status were “cautiously optimistic,” and that Miller had movement and feeling in all of his extremities and had been talking as he was transported off the field on a stretcher.

This article originally ran on journalstar.com.

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