1. Barfknecht: For NU, Big Ten Security Beats Costly Alternative

    Fans of Nebraska athletics got a reminder last week why they should regularly thank Chancellor Harvey Perlman and former Athletic Director Tom Osborne for the Huskers' move to the Big Ten...

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  2. Incoming Kicker Brown Ready to Work for a Shot at Starting for NU

    LINCOLN — Nebraska's kickers missed two extra points and a chip-shot field goal in the spring game — the lone low point of an otherwise fuzzy, furry afternoon.....

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  3. Eagles invite 7 players to try out at rookie camp

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  4. Nebraska Football: Realistic Expectations for the Cornhuskers' 2014 Season

    Nebraska football fans aren't exactly known for their realism. Visions of Nebraska’s glories in the nineties can cloud the most rational fans' judgment...

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  5. Nebraska Football Recruiting: NFL Draft Results Should Be Boon for Bo Pelini

    This year's NFL draft results will likely give Bo Pelini a little extra recruiting help, especially on the defensive side of the ball...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 1 month ago 3,649 reads 7 comments

  6. Recruiting: Nebraska Lands Commit No. 11 in DB Aaron Williams

    Georgia connections made by new secondary coach Charlton Warren have paid off in the latest addition to Nebraska's recruiting class, Atlanta Carver defensive back Aaron Williams...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 756 reads 0 comments

  7. Report: Martinez's Deal with Eagles Voided

    After agreeing to a three-year undrafted free agent deal with the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, former Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez has not passed a team physical, which voids his agreement...

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  8. Eichorst's Backing of Bo Helps NU's Chances to Succeed : Latest Husker News

    Things I know and think I know: An effective athletic director does all he can to provide his coaches with what's needed to succeed.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 146 reads 0 comments

  9. A.D. Eichorst Says Huskers 'Lucky' to Have Bo Pelini

    ROSEMONT, Ill. — The normally noncommittal Shawn Eichorst, Nebraska's second-year athletic director, offered some rare insight Tuesday on Husker sports and Big Ten issues.....

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  10. Shatel: Wildcat? Taylor Martinez Must Develop into a Wild Card

    The Eagle has landed. Taylor Martinez, that is. But if his NFL career is ever going to get off the ground, it's got to be with Martinez's legs. He won't play quarterback in the NFL...

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  11. Report: Huskers' Banderas Arrested for Theft

    Nebraska Cornhuskers linebacker Josh Banderas and a distance runner at the school were charged Tuesday with felony theft for stealing seven bicycles from a campus rack, according to a Lincoln (Neb...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 1,161 reads 3 comments

  12. Nebraska Football: Who Is Replacing Every Former Husker Taken in 2014 NFL Draft

    The 2014 NFL draft has come and gone. Three former Nebraska Cornhuskers were selected in the seven-round event that began May 8. With those three players gone, Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini will be working to find replacements...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 2 months ago 4,821 reads 18 comments

  13. 2015 Mock Draft: Jameis Winston Slips out of Top 5

    It's never too early for a mock draft. With the 2014 NFL draft ending a day ago, it's already time to look ahead to next year's class.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 373 reads 0 comments

  14. Husker Defensive End Recruits Plan to Hit the Ground Running

    LINCOLN — When he gets free time during his final spring in high school, DeAndre Wills runs. He runs some hills in west-central Alabama. He runs at the sand pit near his old high school in the Alabama town of Ashland...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 947 reads 0 comments

  15. 2014 NFL Draft: List of Nebraska's Undrafted Free Agents

    With only 7 rounds in the NFL Draft, not everyone from the Nebraska Cornhuskers available group of Seniors for the selection process were taken.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 318 reads 0 comments

  16. Eagles Plan to Use Martinez at Position Other Than QB

    LINCOLN — The Philadelphia Eagles will give former Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez his first shot at making an NFL roster.....

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  17. Martinez Gets Free-Agent Deal with Eagles : Latest Husker News

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  18. Ganz to Remain as G.A., Pelini Says

    Joe Ganz, who last season completed his second year as a Nebraska graduate assistant, will return for a third season, Husker head coach Bo Pelini said Thursday.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 567 reads 0 comments

  19. In Some Cases, Being Bypassed in NFL Draft Can Prove Beneficial for Huskers

    LINCOLN — In the last NFL draft before it was shortened, the picking lasted long enough for former Nebraska linebacker Mike Petko to be taken in the 11th round and quarterback Keithen McCant in the 12th...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  20. NFL Draft's First Round Ends with No Huskers Taken

    The first round of the NFL Draft came with plenty of close-ups of Johnny Manziel gulping water in the green room, but left without any Huskers taken off the board.....

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  21. Nebraska Football: Kicking Game Could Cost Cornhuskers Wins Next Season

    Nebraska football fans watching the spring game last month saw all kinds of promise on both sides of the ball. But they also had to avert their eyes to the grease fire that was Nebraska’s place-kicker performance...

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  22. Boulder Judge Denies Ex-CU Buff Alex Lewis' Request to Reduce Jail Sentence

    A Boulder judge denied a request by former University of Colorado lineman Alexander Lewis to have his jail sentence for assault reduced so he could attend summer classes and start spring football practice at the University of Nebraska...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 1,506 reads 0 comments

  23. Is Nebraska Basketball Team Really More Championship-Ready Than Football Team?

    In the midst of both college football and basketball offseasons, a couple of questions have surfaced in Husker Nation...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 2 months ago 3,211 reads 17 comments

  24. Mayock: Jean-Baptiste Could Be First-Rounder

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 138 reads 1 comments

  25. A Deep Review of the 2011 Recruiting Class

    As spring football has ended, we'll be spending some time over the next several weeks reviewing recruiting classes — both at Nebraska and in the Big Ten — and the ways in which they've contributed to their respective teams...

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