1. A Husker's Holiday Gift Guide 2008

    A little more than a week ago, Alex Henery kicked his way into Husker lore. Now here we sitting less than 20 days away from Christmas. The time for gifts is nigh and luckily the Big Red Network is here to help...

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  2. Big 12 Championship Oklahoma's to Lose

    If you're like the Missouri fans on Kansas City Sports Radio this week, you may trying to forget the fact that the Tigers are matching up with the Oklahoma Sooners at Kansas City's Arrowhead Stadium for the Big 12 Championship Title Game on Saturday...

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  3. All-Conference Honorees Only Bolster Pelini's 08 Performance

    For the second consecutive year, and third out of the past four, Nebraska didn't place a single player on the All-Big 12 1st team...

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  4. The Ups and Downs on the Husker Recruiting Trail

    Anyone who has followed college football recruiting for very long has likely figured out that it is very fluid. A lot can change - for good or bad - in a week or even a day...

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  5. Game Day Pocket Guide for Colorado

    CU isn't known for having the classiest fans around. But, earlier this season they sank to a new low, shining a laser in the eyes of Oklahoma State QB Zac Robinson...

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  6. The Weekly Buzz

    Welcome to the Thanksgiving Day Edition of the Weekly Buzz! I've planned nothing special at all, just wanted to say that I'm thankful for the readers who are so dedicated they are looking at this site on a day usually reserved for families and friends...

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  7. Things to Be Thankful For

    It's Thanksgiving. You're probably not supposed to be on the Internet right now, much less at a Cornhusker blog, day before a game or not. This is a day for family and turkey drippings...

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  8. College Football: Race for the Biletnikoff Award Doesn't Always Go to the Swift

    The list of 10 semifinalists for the Biletnikoff Award was whittled down to three finalists this week, and it’s a Big 12-only affair with Michael Crabtree, Dez Bryant, and Jeremy Maclin up for the trophy...

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  9. Big 12 North Hits Reset Button

    So the 2008 Big 12 North Standings are all but set. Colorado is the only team that can move up or down with a tie, but head-to-head tiebreakers will keep the league in its current order...

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  10. The Weekly Buzz

    After the two Big 12 games breakdown, this week's buzz is the wishful bowl opponents OMNIBUS edition! Iowa State @ Kansas State » The defense of these two teams is so atrocious, they both fall below that 100th place mark in college football...

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  11. Plug 'N Play Linebackers

    It was a gift that made perfect sense. We’ve all probably played Pacman and Dig Dug at the cool Showbiz birthday party as kids (those animated stage characters still give me nightmares)...

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  12. What Do You Want Out of a Bowl Opponent?

    While there's still a lot of football left to be played before we find out where Nebraska will finish up their first season under Bo Pelini with a bowl game, we have a pretty good idea of what sort of team the Cornhuskers are going to face...

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  13. So...What If Joe is No Go?

    I'm not going to lie to you. When the Omaha World-Herald's quasi-blog first broke the news that Joe Ganz did not practice yesterday, my stomach sank a little. Ganz - the reigning Big 12 Player of the week - is the heart of the Husker offense...

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  14. Maybe This is Why They're Blackshirts Again

    We all knew coming in to the season that Nebraska's defense would be better in 2008 than it was in 2007. Part of this was the addition of Bo Pelini but the larger factor was that Nebraska simply didn't have much farther to fall after last season...

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  15. The Weekly Buzz

    Texas @ Kansas » The Jayhawk's chances of beating Texas this year are pretty slim. We all know how the Kansas State Wildcats have surprised the Longhorns a couple of times in the past few years, but this KU doesn't have that explosiveness...

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  16. Q&A With A KSU Blogger

    Honestly, there isn't a whole lot of fan interest in Saturday's game with Kansas State. Just consider the fact that the game is available only on a pay-per-view basis...

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  17. Back in Black...Now What?

    Who would've thought three months ago, back when the season was close yet so far away, that the biggest day for the 2008 Nebraska defense--Bo Pelini's defense--would be a drab Tuesday ...

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  18. Bo is One Tough Customer

    On the field, Tom Osborne and Bo Pelini share vastly different approaches to handling game situations. Tom Osborne is revered as a stoic, faith-driven man with a calming influence that reminds most people of a grandfather...

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  19. What To Do After a Husker Win

    As Nebraska Cornhusker Football fans and bloggers, losses make our writings the next week easier. It's usually pretty clear why our team loses a game, and we try to figure out what ...

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  20. Landmark? Maybe Just a Street Sign

    At Big Red Network, we love debating the importance of certain games and wins. It's the kind of thing all fans love, I think. It is a fun topic to debate. The Lincoln Journal Star's Steve Sipple knows this too...

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  21. Blogpoll Ballot - Week 11

    I'm pinch hitting for Steve this week and I debated for quite a while about the best way to tackle taking over our BlogPoll ballot...

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  22. Huskers Game Day Pocket Guide for Kansas

    The Jayhawks haven't won in Lincoln since Lyndon Johnson was president. You can bet the Fighting Manginos will come out swinging, hoping to end that streak...

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  23. Why We Should All Pray for the Sun Bowl

    There was at least one bright spot to come out of Nebraska's defeat at Oklahoma last Saturday and that's this: Should the Huskers beat Kansas this week El Paso and the Sun Bowl is looking like a viable option for Pelini & Co...

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  24. Wildcat Fans Rejoice in Ron Prince Removal

    Asked point blank in yesterday's press conference if he was resigning, Ron Prince said no. Sitting next to the guy who fired him, Athletic Director Bob Krause, he calmly explained that he was ...

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  25. KU...It's Like Looking in the Mirror

    There's a lot at stake on Saturday. A Nebraska win would make the Cornhuskers bowl eligible, help ice the bruised egos from the Oklahoma game, keep dim Big 12 North title hopes alive ...

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