1. Nebraska Football Class: Super 6 of Cornhuskers' 2015 Class

    While it sounds far more like the name of a B-list superhero team, the “Super Six” is the cliche for laying out the best six recruits in a team’s class. Nebraska’s 2015 class signed 20 players, ending up No...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 1 month ago 7,067 reads 5 comments

  2. Nebraska Football: It's Not About If Mike Riley Wins, It's About How

    Bo Pelini never lost more than four games in one season as Nebraska's head football coach. As the Associated Press reported back in November (via USA Today ), Pelini was 66-27 during his tenure with the Huskers...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 2 months ago 12,850 reads 35 comments

  3. Nebraska Football: Cornhuskers' Top Remaining Recruiting Targets for NSD 2015

    With national signing day less than a month away, Nebraska football head coach Mike Riley is working to complete his first class for the Huskers...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 3 months ago 15,682 reads 12 comments

  4. Nebraska Football: The Biggest Offseason Storylines for the Cornhuskers

    It was quite the end to the 2014-2015 football season for Nebraska. From Bo Pelini being fired to Mike Riley being hired, it's been a whirlwind. To put a bow on it, the Huskers lost 45-42 in the Holiday Bowl to USC...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 3 months ago 10,902 reads 45 comments

  5. Nebraska Football: 5 New Year's Resolutions for the Cornhuskers

    Nebraska football fans have been looking forward to the new year even more than usual with the firing of Bo Pelini and the hiring of Mike Riley...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 3 months ago 10,220 reads 43 comments

  6. Nebraska Football: 5 Takeaways from the Holiday Bowl

    Nebraska football fans saw the Bo Pelini tenure in microcosm while watching NU’s 45-42 loss to USC in the Holiday Bowl. Ugly offensive performances. Head-scratching play-calling decisions...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 3 months ago 1,734 reads 2 comments

  7. Nebraska Football: Huskers' Loss to USC a Fitting End to Bo Pelini Era

    When time expired at the Holiday Bowl, it was official. The Bo Pelini era was over at Nebraska. It was a fitting ending, too. That's not to say that the Huskers didn't put up a fight...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 3 months ago 27,481 reads 118 comments

  8. Nebraska Football: Burning Questions for the Holiday Bowl

    Nebraska football fans might have forgotten about the upcoming Holiday Bowl amid all of the drama, but there are a number of questions to be answered...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 3 months ago 7,960 reads 19 comments

  9. Nebraska Football: How Mike Riley's Recruiting Approach Differs from Bo Pelini's

    Mike Riley hit the recruiting trail running for Nebraska. With the Dec. 13 deadline for contacting a recruit in mind, the new head coach had no time to lose. So far, so good for Riley...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 3 months ago 30,247 reads 54 comments

  10. Bo Pelini Went Way Too Far with Vulgar, Anti-Nebraska Administration Rant

    By now, you'd think former Nebraska coach Bo Pelini would have security guards frisk everyone in the same room as him for a recording device. Or he just doesn't care. It's probably the latter...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 3 months ago 22,722 reads 75 comments

  11. Nebraska Football: Pelini's Last Act One of Selfishness and Childishness

    Nebraska football fans thought the dismissal of Bo Pelini and the hiring of Mike Riley was the end of a tumultuous relationship between Pelini and the outside world. They thought wrong...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 3 months ago 27,945 reads 128 comments

  12. Bo Pelini Takes Multiple Shots at Nebraska, Insults Athletic Director

    Bo Pelini was introduced Wednesday as the new head coach at Youngstown State, where he was hired by former Ohio State head coach and current YSU president Jim Tressel...

    Brian Leigh Written by Brian Leigh about 3 months ago 96,626 reads 273 comments

  13. Nebraska Football: Many Husker Fans' Complaints About Mike Riley Hire Misguided

    Nebraska football fans were floored by the announcement that athletic director Shawn Eichorst had hired Oregon State’s Mike Riley to be NU’s new head coach...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 4 months ago 15,842 reads 52 comments

  14. @FauxPelini Opens Up on Bo's Firing, Reveals Plans for Future of Parody Account

    It has been four years since @FauxPelini first tweeted. In that time, the account has amassed more than 163,000 followers and become a favorite across the college football landscape...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 4 months ago 32,298 reads 11 comments

  15. Nebraska Football: Eichorst Sets Bar at Championship Level by Firing Pelini

    Is that good enough? Ultimately, that was the question Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst answered on Sunday when he announced the firing of seventh-year head football coach Bo Pelini ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 4 months ago 4,290 reads 27 comments

  16. Top 5 Candidates to Replace Ellis Johnson as Auburn Defensive Coordinator

    AUBURN, Ala. — The timing might have been a surprise, but few eyebrows were raised on The Plains on Sunday afternoon when Auburn announced it had fired defensive coordinator Ellis Johnson...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 4 months ago 22,051 reads 40 comments

  17. Why Nebraska Made Mistake Firing Head Coach Bo Pelini

    No amount of wins will be enough for Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst. After firing head coach Bo Pelini , Eichorst was clear that's not what it's about...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 4 months ago 27,256 reads 60 comments

  18. Nebraska Fires Bo Pelini 1 Year Too Late

    Nebraska and head football coach Bo Pelini were always going to part ways, it was just a matter of when. With the news of Pelini 's dismissal on Sunday morning , however, it feels like the decision was made a year too late...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 4 months ago 34,988 reads 107 comments

  19. Bo Pelini Fired by Nebraska: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Bo Pelini has been dismissed by Nebraska, the team announced Sunday morning. The 46-year-old had served as the football program's head coach since 2008 and was previously the defensive coordinator and interim head coach in 2003...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 198,523 reads 535 comments

  20. Nebraska Cornhuskers' 2014 Success Based on Effort of Players, Not Coaches

    Bo Pelini had one word to describe quarterback Tommy Armstrong's performance against Iowa: gutsy. "That is one of the gutsiest performance I've ever seen," the head coach said...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 4 months ago 7,622 reads 56 comments

  21. Nebraska Football: Pelini's Progress at Nebraska Eerily Similar to Callahan's

    Nebraska football fans know that seasons—and careers—turn on fine margins. Even coming off a number of bad losses, Nebraska was still just a few plays away from making that next step...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 4 months ago 9,734 reads 69 comments

  22. Nebraska Football: Fans Should Be Thankful for Clarity from Minnesota Loss

    With the Thanksgiving holiday approaching, Nebraska fans will be looking hard for something about which to be thankful...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 4 months ago 10,715 reads 58 comments

  23. Should Nebraska's Bo Pelini Be on the Hot Seat After Loss to Minnesota?

    Bo Pelini has been here before. In fact, this November feels eerily similar to last November for the Nebraska Cornhuskers head coach. As a result, Pelini is now being placed firmly back on the hot seat...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 4 months ago 19,339 reads 268 comments

  24. Nebraska Football: Changes Nebraska and Bo Pelini Can Make Before Next Season

    Can you fire a coach who wins nine or 10 games a season? The answer is simple: No. That doesn't mean the idea isn't on some Nebraska fans' minds. After the Cornhuskers' 59-24 loss to Wisconsin, the fanbase has found itself split once again...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 4 months ago 15,006 reads 66 comments

  25. Nebraska Football: Epic Collapses Now Defining Trait of Pelini's Husker Program

    "It should not define our program. It’s one game." - Nebraska offensive coordinator Tim Beck, after NU’s 59-24 loss to Wisconsin in 2014...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 4 months ago 11,006 reads 115 comments