1. Mitchell Emerging as Defense's Vocal Leader

    Josh Mitchell is certainly known to be goofy at times, but the Nebraska senior seems to have a more serious tone this spring.....

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  2. Blackshirt Goal Provides Plenty of Motivation for Jackson

    Think the Blackshirt tradition has lost weight with the modern player? Be careful to run too far with that. Certainly don't run past Charles Jackson with such a suggestion.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 13 reads 0 comments

  3. Nebraska Football: DB Coach Charlton Warren Making Huge Early Impact for Huskers

    After arriving at Nebraska, Charlton Warren was immediately faced with a big challenge. As the Huskers' new secondary coach, Warren has been tasked with replacing both Ciante Evans and Stanley Jean-Baptiste...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 5 months ago 5,015 reads 8 comments

  4. Nebraska Football: 5 Players Who Should See Their Roles Expanded in 2014

    Nebraska football fans will obsessively spend each offseason wondering which players they will be seeing more of...

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  5. Spring Ball Halftime: Orange Wedges and Observations

    Halftime arrived without much attention late Thursday, with a closed Husker football scrimmage under the Memorial Stadium lights occurring while most were lost in a world of brackets and Bill Raftery, merrily possessing a case of hoops fever...

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  6. Pelini Hopes New 1-on-1 Drills Lead to Stronger Returns

    LINCOLN — Nebraska coach Bo Pelini hopes a new series of drills that isolate positions within a punt return unit will help the Huskers strengthen a major weakness on special teams...

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  7. NU Lineman Lewis Sentenced to 45 Days in Jail

    Husker offensive lineman Alex Lewis was sentenced to 45 days in jail and two years' probation Friday for his role in a fight in May that left an Air Force cadet unconscious, according to the Boulder (Colo...

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  8. DT Collins' Potential Earns High Praise from Pelini

    You have to be cautious with comparisons. Bo Pelini knows it. This is why he proceeds with care as he talks about the potential of Maliek Collins.....

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  9. Nebraska's Rose Talks Defense

    Nebraska linebacker Michael Rose discusses the Huskers' defensive progress this spring and the improved state of his position group over 2013.....

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  10. Former Husker Kenny Wilhite Joins Nebraska Staff

    One of Nebraska football's open regional scouting director positions has been filled a source familiar with the opening told HuskersIllustrated.com.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 237 reads 0 comments

  11. Nebraska Football: Huskers, Not Wolverines, Deserved Sole Title in 1997

    Nebraska football fans could have been forgiven for a little surprise when Lloyd Carr , former head football coach at Michigan, talked about being “bothered” that Michigan shared the 1997 national title with Nebraska...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 5 months ago 4,507 reads 32 comments

  12. Nebraska 'Optimistic' About OL Reeves' Injury

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska coach Bo Pelini says he is optimistic that offensive lineman Ryne Reeves will be able to return to practice after receiving treatment for a neck injury...

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  13. Nebraska Football: Week 2 Spring Practice Stock Report

    Nebraska concluded a successful first week of practice , which set the stage for a successful second week of practice...

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  14. Huskers to Be Challenged by Baylor's Length

    Tim Miles initially thought of giving his frontcourt scout team players broomsticks to hold during practice...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  15. NU Reserve QB Fyfe Says This Spring 'Huge' for Him

    Nebraska sophomore walk-on Ryker Fyfe makes no bones about it: He has considered trying to become a starting quarterback elsewhere.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 113 reads 0 comments

  16. Larenzo Stewart Signs with JUCO

    Running back Larenzo Stewart, who signed with Nebraska in February, apparently could be an academic casualty and likely is bound for Iowa Western Community College, according to HuskerOnline...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 months ago 199 reads 0 comments

  17. Abdullah Aiming for Special Senior Season

    Nebraska receiver Kenny Bell put some high praise on Ameer Abdullah on Monday, and the Husker I-back wasn't afraid to say that he's been trying to take things up a notch this spring...

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  18. Nebraska Football: Ranking the Hardest Games of the 2014 Schedule

    Even with the basketball team making the Big Dance for the first time since 1998, this is still Nebraska, and football still reigns supreme...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 5 months ago 6,285 reads 12 comments

  19. Rebuilt Nebraska O-Line Seeks Chemistry

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  20. Nebraska Football: Tommy Armstrong Looking Like Big Ten's Most Improved Player

    Tommy Armstrong has had an interesting six months. The Nebraska quarterback was forced to step up in 2013 after former starter Taylor Martinez was sidelined with an injury. As a redshirt freshman, Armstrong appeared in nine games and started eight...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 6 months ago 8,373 reads 17 comments

  21. DE McMullen Relishing His New Lead Role

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  22. Armstrong Is Still the Huskers' Quarterback to Beat

    LINCOLN — Nebraska football has held five practices. The press has been able to watch four. That's to the distinct advantage of you, the reader, and, frankly, Husker football...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 493 reads 0 comments

  23. Pelini Sees Big Strides from Husker Linebackers

    LINCOLN — It took Will Compton, Sean Fisher and Alonzo Whaley all leaving at once for David Santos to fully appreciate them...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 132 reads 0 comments

  24. Gerry Shift Bolsters Nebraska Safeties

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Nathan Gerry often felt overmatched last season, and you can't blame him. He was a freshman linebacker playing at just a couple meals over 200 pounds and was asked, play after play, to challenge players more than 100 pounds heavier...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 101 reads 0 comments

  25. Nebraska Spring Practice: Week in Review

    LINCOLN, Neb. -- Nebraska has completed three practices -- 20 percent of its spring workload -- with five sessions set for the next week before a weeklong break. Yes, it goes fast at this time of year...

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