1. Is the Nebraska Blackshirt Tradition Dead?

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  2. Bye Week Proved Beneficial for Huskers' Health

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 251 reads 0 comments

  3. Husker Secondary Looking to Take Away Big Plays from Opponents

    LINCOLN — Too often this year, Daniel Davie and the Nebraska defensive backs have cued up the game tape to the start of each big passing play allowed and quickly identified the fatal mistake...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 255 reads 0 comments

  4. Nebraska Football: De'Mornay Pierson-El Poised to Be Playmaker for Huskers

    Nebraska wide receiver Kenny Bell sees the potential. “He’s going to be a great player here. There’s no question in my mind,” Bell said, per the Omaha World-Herald ...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 4,285 reads 2 comments

  5. Nebraska Football: Grading Each Positional Unit at the Season's Halfway Point

    Now that the Nebraska football season has reached its halfway point, it’s time to think about grades for each positional unit...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 5 months ago 3,885 reads 9 comments

  6. Nebraska DE Randy Gregory Earns Lofty Comparison

    Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory was billed coming into the season as one of the top pass rushers in the nation and he has done little to tarnish that reputation...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 5 months ago 1,214 reads 0 comments

  7. Nebraska Defense Better Prepared to Handle the Northwestern Offense

    Nebraska may have lost to Michigan State, but the defense had a lot to celebrate. The group proved it has what it takes to be titled the "Blackshirts." A bye week later, the Huskers defense is ready to handle Northwestern...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 2,597 reads 4 comments

  8. McKewon: Bo Pelini, DeMornay Pierson-El Revamp Husker Punt Team

    LINCOLN — De'Mornay Pierson-El never wants to catch a punt flat-footed. Some sharp coach in youth league taught him to judge kicks well and stay just behind the ball as it tumbles down so he's accelerating when he catches it...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 8 reads 0 comments

  9. RG4 & Alex Lewis Sit in Daishon Neal's Game

    Lamar Jackson has a top 5, Alex Lewis and Randy Gregory show up in Omaha for a verbal's game, and some updates on Kendall Bussey.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  10. Red Report: Beck Says, 'We May Have Overcoached'

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 328 reads 0 comments

  11. Twin Husker Pledges Are Dominant at High School Level

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The football rivalry between Blue Springs and Rockhurst High School renews on a crisp, late September night. Because the Royals are on TV clinching a playoff baseball berth, crowds for these games aren't as big as usual...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 501 reads 0 comments

  12. Huskers' Conditioning Could Be Key vs. 'Cats

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 229 reads 0 comments

  13. NU-Rutgers Game Will Kick off at 11 A.m.

    The Big Ten Conference announced on Monday that Nebraska's Oct. 25 matchup with Rutgers will kick off at 11 a.m. The matchup at Memorial Stadium will be televised on either ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 277 reads 0 comments

  14. McKewon: Huskers Need Progress from QB, Linebackers

    LINCOLN — On Sunday, The World-Herald's Husker beat writers picked over every detail of the season's first half. So let's call a first-down waggle pass and get the chains moving...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 186 reads 0 comments

  15. Nebraska Football: Three X-Factors for Nebraska vs. Northwestern

    Nebraska football fans have had an off week to recover from NU’s near-miss against Michigan State and will be looking for X-factors in the upcoming match against Northwestern...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 5 months ago 5,112 reads 1 comments

  16. Bo Pelini Says He Liked Huskers' Offensive Plan; 
missed Details Led to Loss

    Nebraska coach Bo Pelini said on his radio call-in show Wednesday night that he and his team are still emotionally hurting after a disappointing loss to Michigan State on Saturday...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 5 months ago 350 reads 1 comments

  17. New Kid Pierson-El Impresses Old Guard

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 5 months ago 599 reads 0 comments

  18. Nebraska Football: Huskers D Earning the Right to Be Labeled 'Blackshirts'

    It's a tradition that has been a part of Nebraska football since the mid-1960s. "Blackshirts," the earned label for the Huskers defense, has been something defensive players look forward to every year...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 6,899 reads 9 comments

  19. Nebraska Football: Bo Pelini Justified in Snap-Count Frustration

    Michigan State denies it did anything wrong. Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini , on the other hand, isn't so sure...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 11,296 reads 38 comments

  20. Pelini Updates Injuries

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 5 months ago 430 reads 0 comments

  21. Tommy Armstrong Shoulders Blame for Nebraskas Woes

    Nebraska's starting quarterback didn't have a specific explanation for why the offense struggled so mightily through three quarters at Michigan State, but Tommy Armstrong took responsibility afterward for the unit's clumsy showing...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 5 months ago 397 reads 0 comments

  22. Nebraska Mindset Needs Refinement

    A general observation here, and maybe it's just from the people whom I heard in the wake of predicting last week – in step with our other five writers who cover the Big Ten – ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 5 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  23. Abdullah's Heisman Chances Dinged but Not Destroyed

    For those ready to write off Ameer Abdullah's Heisman Trophy hopes after last Saturday's trudge through quicksand, one expert on the subject says not so fast.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 5 months ago 176 reads 0 comments

  24. Pelini Says MSU Was Clapping, Screwing Up Nebraska's Snap Count

    Nebraska had some issues snapping the ball during its loss against Michigan State Saturday night. On multiple occasions, quarterback Tommy Armstrong and center Mark Pelini didn't appear to be on the same page, leading to a few false start penalties...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 5 months ago 677 reads 1 comments

  25. Nebraska Football: 3 Startling Statistics Through 6 Weeks

    Nebraska football fans had a lot to digest after NU’s near-miss comeback against Michigan State, coming up on the wrong end of a 27-22 score...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 5 months ago 8,011 reads 44 comments