1. Pelini Throws Media a Juicy Curveball

    Things I know and think I know: If Bo Pelini were a baseball pitcher, he would throw a lot of curveballs. His latest is the stuff of Sandy Koufax.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 533 reads 0 comments

  2. Nebraska Football: 2014 Spring Checklist for the Cornhuskers

    Bo Pelini appears to be the Teflon Don of college football, surviving a series of publicity black eyes and yet another nine-win season at Nebraska...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 5 months ago 5,533 reads 11 comments

  3. Can Nebraska Escape the Middle?

    Maybe it's a convenient term because of Nebraska's geographic location or its current place in college football's pecking order, but I was struck by this headline from Sports On Earth: Stuck in the Middle...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 170 reads 0 comments

  4. Three Huskers to Miss Spring Ball

    At least three prominent Nebraska players will miss all of spring football drills, head coach Bo Pelini said Thursday.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 225 reads 0 comments

  5. Top Spring Position Battles: No. 1

    The end of the week means the culmination of another countdown. We've looked for the past four days at the top position battles of spring practice, examining positions groups that all included at least one player with starting experience...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 172 reads 0 comments

  6. Nebraska Football: 5 Players with the Most to Prove at Pro Day

    Nebraska football fans will have watched NU’s alums perform at the NFL Combine and will now be waiting for Nebraska’s pro day on March 6 to see how those alums do in their last audition for NFL scouts...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 5 months ago 4,086 reads 5 comments

  7. Nebraska Football: Is Stanley Jean-Baptiste Really the Next Richard Sherman?

    Could former Husker cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste really be the next Richard Sherman ? NFL Media senior analyst Gill Brandt thinks so. As NFL.com reported , Brandt sees a lot of similarities between the two...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 6,522 reads 6 comments

  8. Spring Preview Capsules: West Division

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 25 reads 0 comments

  9. Shatel: ESPN 'College GameDay' Possible for Miami's Game with Huskers

    Is the college football barometer of national relevance making its way back to Lincoln, Nebraska? Yes. Maybe. Stay tuned.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 851 reads 0 comments

  10. Nebraska Football: Quincy Enunwa Shines at NFL Combine, Shows Huskers' Depth

    Quincy Enunwa's time may have been cut short at the NFL combine, but that didn't stop the former Nebraska wideout from shining. Prior to the NFL combine, many NFL personnel questioned Enunwa's abilities...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 4,789 reads 5 comments

  11. Nebraska Football: Complete NFL Combine Grades and Analysis for Former Huskers

    Nebraska football fans watched the NFL combine with interest, waiting for their native sons to appear and make their mark in the speed and strength drills used to evaluate future professional football talent...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 5 months ago 5,777 reads 5 comments

  12. Nebraska Football: 6 Players with Most to Gain in Spring Practice

    Spring practice is just around the corner for the Huskers. While the team has enjoyed a quiet start to 2014, it's time to get things going once again. With the annual Red-White Spring Game set for Saturday, April 12th, the clock is ticking...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 7,650 reads 4 comments

  13. Top Spring Position Battles: No. 5

    Two weeks of the ESPN.com countdown to spring football practice are in the books, with our crowning of the top position group and player to watch during the 15 practices of March and April...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 201 reads 0 comments

  14. Enunwa Impressive in 40 Before Injury Setback

    Quincy Enunwa answered one big question any skeptics may have had about him at this NFL combine, but will need to wait until March 6 to try to answer another one.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 232 reads 0 comments

  15. NU Recruiting Approach on Relationships over Wins, Losses

    LINCOLN — Even though Rivals.com named John Garrison one of the top 25 college football recruiters for the 2014 class, Nebraska's offensive line coach doesn't try to sweeten up his pitch to prospects...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 308 reads 0 comments

  16. Pelini Reporting to New NU Administrator

    Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst has made a key alteration in the day-to-day operations of the Husker football team.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 212 reads 0 comments

  17. Players to Watch in Spring Practice: No. 1

    Two weeks and one day from the start of spring practice at Nebraska, it's time to identify the top spot in our countdown of players to watch during March and April workouts.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 369 reads 0 comments

  18. Jean-Baptiste Keeps a Clear Head for Combine Challenge

    A week before the biggest job interview of Stanley Jean-Baptiste's life, the former Husker cornerback was loose and laughing as he thought about all the counsel he's received recently...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 129 reads 0 comments

  19. Nebraska Football: Why Johnny Stanton Needs to Be Huskers' QB in 2014

    Life after Taylor Martinez began earlier than expected and the results weren't all that great. However, the future could and needs to rest on the feet and arm of one player: redshirt freshman Johnny Stanton...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 5 months ago 21,535 reads 40 comments

  20. Nebraska Football Recruiting: Why Bo Pelini's 2015 Class Will Be His Best Yet

    If it feels like the 2014 recruiting season just wrapped up, that's because it did. That doesn't mean the discussion around the 2015 class hasn't begun. And it's already shaping up to be Bo Pelini 's best class yet...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 5,684 reads 10 comments

  21. Nebraska Football: 5 Players Who Will Contribute More in 2014

    Nebraska football fans have a good idea of what to expect from their stars next year, like Ameer Abdullah and Randy Gregory. And they know what they have lost with departed players like Taylor Martinez and Stanley Jean-Baptiste...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 5 months ago 3,574 reads 3 comments

  22. Is Nebraska's Bo Pelini off Hot Seat After Strong 2013 Finish, Signing Day?

    Do you remember when it looked like Nebraska would fire Bo Pelini after the Huskers lost their regular-season finale to Iowa? Well, that was only 85 days ago...

    Amy Daughters Written by Amy Daughters about 5 months ago 2,636 reads 15 comments

  23. Recruiting: Bussey Grabs Flashy Rivals Rating

    Nebraska's 2015 recruiting class has another four-star prospect attached to it. Rivals rated New Orleans Isidore Newman running back Kendall Bussey the No. 170 overall prospect in the country this week...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 369 reads 0 comments

  24. Nebraska Football: Meet the Man Behind the Infamous FauxPelini Twitter Account

    While Florida State and Auburn battled for a national championship, Twitter was busy talking about something else. What could capture so much attention away from a major sporting event? Ask @FauxPelini ...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 13,557 reads 4 comments

  25. Nebraska Football: Who Will Take Stanley Jean-Baptiste's Starting Spot in 2014?

    As Stanley Jean-Baptiste prepares for the NFL Combine , the Nebraska Cornhuskers prepare to replace him in their starting lineup. It won't be easy, either. Jean-Baptiste has made quite the name for himself as a cornerback for Nebraska...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 5,771 reads 10 comments