1. Huskers Will Be Competitive Soon

    Like Bo Pelini, I'm not going to dwell on the Oklahoma game. I'm looking ahead. The Kansas game on Saturday is important for two reasons. One, a win against a division opponent instantly negates the feelings after a bad loss...

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  2. For the Record

    As I write, Nebraska and Oklahoma are still three hours from kickoff. Nevertheless, one thing is apparent. Bo Pelini’s most important coaching job begins after this game ends. Win or lose...

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  3. Game Day Pocket Guide for Oklahoma

    The historic NU/OU rivalry is renewed in Norman on Saturday. On paper, it appears that the Sooners should dominate the Huskers in almost every statistical category. The Sooners average over 500 yards per game...

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  4. Against Oklahoma Even the Clock Might Not Be Enough

    Not to reopen old wounds, but in retrospect I think my biggest complaint of the Bill Callahan era was that there was no one thing a Husker fan could point to that Nebraska did well...

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  5. How To Face the Tremendous Test

    I'm not going to lie to you. I desperately want Nebraska to beat Oklahoma. In the pre-season, this was the game I ranked as the most important . I know it's not rational. This game falls very near my birthday...

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  6. Recruiting Credibility

    With the additions to the Husker’s 2009 recruiting class – most recently offensive lineman Jeremiah Sirles – NU appears to be gaining more momentum in recruiting...

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  7. Nebraska and Oklahoma Are Rivals?

    Fans of Big 12 football all know that the two biggest rivalries in the North and South are the Border War, oops, I mean “Border Showdown” between the Jayhawks and Tigers and the Red River Shootout – err, Rivalry between the Longhorns and

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  8. Hold That Line. Please!

    At the time, it wasn't much of a play to remember. Just one holding penalty at the tail end of the third quarter during a 35-0 blowout of New Mexico State...

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  9. Travis Lewis Is Still Breaking My Heart

    When NU fans and recruiting zealots - myself included - got all fired up at the prospect of the Huskers landing much ballyhooed cornerback prospect Reggie Smith in 2005, we just couldn't help ourselves...

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  10. Huskers End Halftime Futility Streak

    Over the last decade, Husker fans have seen a number of hallowed and revered streaks come to an end. In 1998, the Huskers saw a 7-year home-winning streak come to an end, as well as ...

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  11. The Weekly Buzz

    This week has two games that are intriguing on a national scale. Will Texas continue to roll through the toughest part of their schedule undefeated? Is the underdog Texas Tech ranked about 15 spots too high? Vegas oddsmakers seems to think so...

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  12. Learning From Mistakes

    The game against Iowa State was the first time that the Huskers adjusted from the lessons they learned this year...

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  13. Game Day Pocket Guide for Baylor

    Pop Quiz: What do you do when you're face to face with a hungry bear? 1. Roll over and play dead 2. Give it your Runza and run like hell 3. Swat it on the nose with a rolled up Pocket Guide Let's see...

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  14. The Weekly Buzz

    Arkansas @ Texas » This was looking to be one of my top games of the week, but it is being rescheduled for September 27, 2008 due to the approaching hurricane...

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  15. New Mexico State Must Start Fast

    Nebraska’s second game against Notre Dame this decade was not nearly as celebrated as the first. There may be several reasons...

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  16. There is no place like Nebraska

    Editor's Note: This is a guest post that originally appeared in the St. Helena Star. The author is Vince D'Adamo, a graduate of the UNL School of Journalism and a native of Napa, CA...

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  17. Plan of Attack: New Mexico State

    Thanks to weather patterns on the American Gulf coast, New Mexico State has yet to play a game in 2008 and that makes getting a read on this year's Aggies particularly tough...

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  18. Meet the 3-3-5

    Bo Pelini called it unusual. Joe Ganz compared it to a video game. Nate Swift said he's never seen it before. "It" is the 3-3-5 defense that New Mexico State will bring to Memorial Stadium on Saturday night...

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  19. Huskers Should Know Areas to Improve

    I don't have any pretty charts this week or any interesting statistics that tell the tale of what made this game. It was pretty obvious Niles Paul's return for a touchdown jump started the Huskers, and the defense stood tall when they were needed...

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  20. Thoughts on the Nebraska Running Game

    Going in to the 2008 season, most fans were optimistic about the possibility of a revived Nebraska run game...

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  21. San Jose State Takes Some of the Shine off Nebraska

    It was a game that most Husker fans knew, in their heart of rebuilding hearts, had to come sometime. Adversity, the going getting tough. Few, however, thought it would come this week...

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  22. Texans and Jucos to Visit for. San Jose St. Game

    Three recruits from the state of Texas are set to visit Lincoln when the Huskers face San Jose State on September 6 along with a trio of players from Fort Scott Community College in Kansas...

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  23. Nebraska's Plan of Attack Vs. San Jose State

    Much of the talk this week regarding San Jose State has centered on Western Michigan. No, really—here we are on Thursday, and there hasn't seemed to be a whole lot of talk about Dick Tomey and his Spartans yet...

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  24. Game Day Pocket Guide for San Jose State

    Sure, this week's opponent doesn't look very intimidating on paper, but we can't let our guard down. You know Bo is keeping the players and coaches focused this week. We fans need to be prepared as well...

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  25. The Big Picture: Nebraska vs. Western Michigan Photos

    Today we're introducing another new feature called The Big Picture. After every Husker home game we'll bring you a series of photos that tells the story of the game - in a format you probably won't see anywhere else...

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