1. Nebraska Football: Nebraska's Biggest Opponent Left Is Itself

    Bye weeks in Nebraska tend to leave fans with a lot to think about. This year is no different. At this time, the Huskers are ranked No. 13 in the College Football Playoff's Top 25 ...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 6 months ago 8,210 reads 90 comments

  2. Nebraska Football: Huskers Must Find Right Balance for De'Mornay Pierson-El

    De'Mornay Pierson-El seems like he can do just about anything. Return punts? You got it. Make big plays at wide receiver? Absolutely. Step in at quarterback? Not a problem...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 6 months ago 4,392 reads 10 comments

  3. Nebraska's Playoff Hopes Rest on Ameer Abdullah's Health

    The road to the College Football Playoffs isn't an easy one for Nebraska. It's only been made more difficult with I-back Ameer Abdullah 's injury. Against Purdue, Abdullah suffered a "mild MCL sprain...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 6 months ago 5,707 reads 41 comments

  4. Nebraska Football: Blackshirts Hold Key to Success in November

    November is going to be a big month for Nebraska. As the College Football Playoff nears, the Huskers are going to need to be nearly perfect to stay in the discussion...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 6 months ago 3,182 reads 11 comments

  5. Nebraska's Road to Making the College Football Playoff

    Nebraska can't be counted out just yet. After the College Football Playoff committee ranked the Huskers No. 15, it's clear that Bo Pelini and his team have an outside chance of making it into the final four...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 6 months ago 9,959 reads 61 comments

  6. Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Purdue Boilermakers Complete Game Preview

    Before the two met last year, Nebraska and Purdue had faced off only once before. That was in 1958. The kicker? The Boilermakers defeated the Huskers 28-0. The 2013 matchup was much different...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 6 months ago 5,001 reads 19 comments

  7. Heisman Candidate Ameer Abdullah Makes Nebraska a Potential Playoff Crasher

    Think Nebraska doesn't have a shot at the playoffs? As Lee Corso would say, "Not so fast, my friend." With Heisman candidate Ameer Abdullah leading the way, the Huskers can't be counted out just yet...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 6 months ago 13,966 reads 90 comments

  8. Nebraska Football: Huskers Are Back in Black, but Plenty of Work Left to Do

    The Blackshirts are back at Nebraska. After a dominant performance against Northwestern, the Huskers coaching staff decided it was time to put members of the defense in the coveted black jerseys...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 6 months ago 2,034 reads 0 comments

  9. Nebraska Football: Huskers Must Continue Reshuffling Offensive Line

    It seems a little wrong to call them backups now. After a strong showing against Northwestern, right tackle Givens Price, right guard Chongo Kondolo and center ...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 6 months ago 3,812 reads 3 comments

  10. Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Rutgers Scarlet Knights Complete Game Preview

    It's been a month since the Nebraska Cornhuskers' last home game. Back home, the Huskers face Big Ten newcomer Rutgers. 1920 was the last time the two saw each other, and Nebraska won 28-0...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 5,983 reads 10 comments

  11. Nebraska Football: Tommy Armstrong Must Sharpen Focus as Big Ten Stakes Rise

    The Nebraska football team escaped Evanston , Illinois with a win. It wasn't just any win, either...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 7,813 reads 37 comments

  12. 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 7 months ago 4,294 reads 2 comments

  13. 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 7 months ago 2,597 reads 4 comments

  14. Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Northwestern Wildcats Complete Game Preview

    A bye week has never come at a better time for Nebraska. After losing to Michigan State on Oct. 4, the Huskers needed the break to regroup and rest up. It's time to get back to business, though...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 5,593 reads 23 comments

  15. 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 7 months ago 6,903 reads 9 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 11,302 reads 38 comments

  17. Nebraska Football: Adjustments Cornhuskers Must Make During Bye Week

    After losing 27-22 at the hands of Michigan State, the Nebraska Cornhuskers now get a week off to recover. Never has a bye week arrived at a better time. There was no denying that the Huskers fought from start to finish against the Spartans...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 6,013 reads 41 comments

  18. Nebraska Still Controls Its Own Destiny for Big Ten Title, Despite Loss

    Don't count out Nebraska just yet, Big Ten. Despite losing to Michigan State, the Huskers are still as much of a threat to win the conference championship as they were before. That might not seem like the case, though...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 8,640 reads 96 comments

  19. What Nebraska Needs from Tommy Armstrong vs. Michigan State

    It's no secret that Nebraska wants to defeat Michigan State. Doing so isn't going to be easy, though. It's even harder to accomplish that goal on the road in East Lansing. The Huskers did it two years ago...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 2,670 reads 7 comments

  20. Nebraska Football: Cornhuskers' X-Factor vs. Michigan State

    Despite losing to Nebraska, Illinois head coach Tim Beckman had nothing but good things to say about Ameer Abdullah. However, it wasn't just the popular I-back who got some credit from Beckman...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 8,285 reads 10 comments

  21. Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Michigan State Spartans Complete Game Preview

    Nebraska heads to East Lansing for what could be a defining matchup of the Huskers' 2014 season. Bo Pelini and his team are looking to extend their record to 6-0, but that requires defeating Michigan State on the road...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 14,931 reads 126 comments

  22. Nebraska Football: Ameer Abdullah Rewriting the Record Books with Every Run

    Watch out, record books, Ameer Abdullah is coming. After five games, the Nebraska I-back is showing no sign of slowing down. As a result, records, both at Nebraska, in the Big Ten and nationally, are falling one-by-one...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 7,552 reads 9 comments

  23. Nebraska Football: Huskers Finally Becoming a Complete Unit

    The Nebraska football team that faced McNeese State looked familiar. It reminded fans of a team they'd seen in the past. It felt all too familiar. Nebraska fans are used to a roller-coaster ride...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 4,316 reads 10 comments

  24. Taylor Martinez Opens Up on Life After Football, Current State of Nebraska

    Taylor Martinez ’s senior year at Nebraska didn ’t go exactly as planned, and neither did his first shot at the NFL...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 35,095 reads 13 comments

  25. Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Illinois Fighting Illini Complete Game Preview

    It's homecoming week for the Nebraska Cornhuskers. To kick things off, the Huskers open Big Ten Conference play against Illinois at Memorial Stadium. Nebraska leads the series 8-2-1, per Huskers...

    Erin Sorensen Written by Erin Sorensen about 7 months ago 7,983 reads 20 comments