The 2010 college football season was chalk full of dramatic developments for the Nebraska Cornhuskers, and 2011 will be no different. Here we'll discuss six unfolding sagas that will define Nebraska's season.
Nebraska once had a dynasty, but its decades of dominance were interrupted by an embarrassing period of futility. Fueled by the legendary Tom Osborne and the fiery Bo Pelini, the Huskers are looking to return to their elite ways.
But after a year full of controversy, Nebraska needs a season where its publicity is used to its advantage. For that to happen, the Huskers will have to succeed in areas that figure to be the team's biggest roadblocks, which will consequently be the focal points of Husker media coverage.
On top of that, there will be big-time drama this coming season that might involve the Huskers more than they need or want.
Here are the top six storylines that will make 2011 a year to remember for the Big Red Machine.