1. 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 1 month ago 5,692 reads 5 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 7,595 reads 4 comments

  3. 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...

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  4. 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.....

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  5. 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...

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  6. 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.....

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  7. 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.....

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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 1 month ago 19,062 reads 38 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 5,430 reads 10 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 3,505 reads 3 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 2,575 reads 15 comments

  13. 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...

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  14. 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 1 month ago 13,114 reads 4 comments

  15. 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 2 months ago 5,694 reads 10 comments

  16. Eichorst: Recruiting Resources Being Supplied

    How do Nebraska's recruiting resources stack up to other football programs around the country? This question has been floating in the wind around here recently...

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  17. Bounce-Back Year Ahead for Tight Ends?

    We've reached the fourth day in our pre-spring countdown of Nebraska's position groups with most room to improve. Up next, a group that went unnoticed at times -- all the evidence required for inclusion on this list...

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  18. Ex-Husker Lineman Taking Long View in Return from Knee Injury

    LINCOLN — As strongly as Spencer Long felt the pull of the NFL combine, and the urge to go there and perform at a high level, the former Nebraska offensive lineman also realized it was a race he could not win...

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  19. Strong Start on 2015 Recruiting, Top-20 in Sight

    LINCOLN — Nebraska couldn't have expected a faster, more profitable start to its 2015 recruiting class. The Huskers have four commitments, including a top-flight offensive tackle (Christian Gaylord of Baldwin City, Kan...

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  20. Nebraska Released Year-End Highlight Film

    Bo Pelini noted just after Signing Day that the Huskers will soon expand their recruiting operations staff...

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  21. Ex-Nebraska Kicker Eric Lueshen Says He Was Openly Gay During Playing Career

    Michael Sam broke an important glass ceiling on Sunday, announcing to the public in a New York Times article by John Branch that he's gay and that he had told his teammates at Missouri back in August...

    Brian Leigh Written by Brian Leigh about 2 months ago 21,376 reads 1 comments

  22. Former Nebraska Kicker Says He Was Openly Gay, Loved by Teammates

    Erick Lueshen was a kicker on the University of Nebraska football team from 2004-2005, and according to an interview he did on 93.7 The Ticket, he was openly gay the entire time he was on the team...

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  23. Strong Start on 2015 Recruiting Gives Huskers Base for Top-20 Class

    LINCOLN — Nebraska couldn't have expected a faster, more profitable start to its 2015 recruiting class. The Huskers have four commitments, including a top-flight offensive tackle (Christian Gaylord of Baldwin City, Kan...

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  24. Nebraska Linebackers Teem with Promise

    Spring practice at Nebraska starts in 3½ weeks, and our first of four countdowns has reached the halfway point. We're listing the position groups with most room to improve...

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  25. A New Era for Nebraska Quarterbacks

    Our countdown continues with a look at Nebraska position groups with most room to improve. Next on the list is not so much a group of positions, but just one spot.....

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