1. Husker Watch Site Report: Kirkland, WA

    Editor's Note: Today we're introducing a new regular feature that spotlights Husker watch sites around the country. Send photos from your (official or unofficial) Husker watch site to tips@bigrednetwork...

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  2. Nebraska Big Plays Put Broncos Away

    For the Huskers, big plays were the name of the game on Saturday. On offense, it was Joe Ganz piling on the passing numbers and making plays with his feet...

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  3. Lingering Labor Day Thoughts

    As I write this, I know that Nebraska played two days ago. Maybe it is the holiday weekend or the unique weekend football schedule (ISU played Thursday, CU on Sunday)...

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  4. Live Coverage of Nebraska vs. Western Michigan

    We're close now. Just a few hours away and you can already taste it. Go ahead, try it. Lick your screen. It tastes like football. Just a reminder, tonight marks the dawning of a new era...

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  5. The Weekly Buzz: Watch These Games

    There are a few game this week that Husker fans have reason to watch. Some of our future opponents are at critical junctions in the first week of the season. Missouri vs. Illinois » In my book, this is the game of the week, period...

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  6. Nebraska Vs. Western Michigan: Gameday Thoughts

    Yesterday, I was looking forward to the game. Last night, I was excited about it. Today, I'm downright anxious. To try to organize my thoughts and get my head right before the game, I like talk through the random football-related ideas on my mind...

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  7. HUSKER UP: Western Michigan

    It's the Friday before the first game of the 2008 season. No way you are paying too much attention at work right now...

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  8. Husker Haiku: Western Michigan

    As loyal readers know, I love to preview football games. This season, I'm feeling just bit more pretentious or artistic for some reason. Maybe it's too much coffee or because I started reading articles in The New Yorker...

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  9. Western Michigan Breakdown: Just Average

    Let me tell you what is so weird about this team. There was an aura of strangeness around this team in 2007. They beat an Iowa team to which they were supposed to lose by two touchdowns...

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  10. Oh Henry

    Nebraska’s near #2 at right guard Ricky Henry never got a great deal of hype as a recruit. In part, there may be a tendency to discount in-state players as somehow being players ...

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  11. A Very Important Announcement from the Big Red Network

    I was reading through Dave Zirin's excellent new book A People's History of Sports in the United States the other day and came across what has to be the best quote of the 17th century...

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  12. A Quick Note to Londen Fryar from Nebraska Fans

    Dear Londen, Allow me, for a moment, to speak on the behalf of Nebraska fans the world over: We wanted you here. Many of us have been asking ourselves all week, "Why is Irving Fryar's son playing against us?" Thanks to the recent story on mlive...

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  13. Blackshirts, Depth Charts, and Captains - Oh My!

    It’s game week in Nebraska. The Huskers have an opponent ready to take the field on Saturday night. But most of the talk online, on the radio and around water coolers so far this week has centered on the Huskers and not on Western Michigan...

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  14. Reality Check or Coach Speak?

    By now you have all heard that NU's most recent practice did not go as well as Bo Pelini would have liked...

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  15. Point Bo Pelini: Kirk Herbstreit Now Loves the Huskers?

    The second first game of Bo Pelini's career at Nebraska is still four days away, but you can already give him one win in 2008: He's made a believer out of Kirk Herbstreit...

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  16. The Weekly Buzz

    This week in Husker Buzz: Watson moving upstairs, Christensen's life-changing week, former Husker game planning for this weekend, and congratulations are in order. » Shawn Watson is moving to the press box...

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  17. Big 12 Roundtable: Preseason Edition

    Five questions, many Big 12 blogs. Here. We. Go! There has been lots of talk this pre-season about scheduling...

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  18. Relatively Speaking, The Wiseguys Like Nebraska

    Earlier this week, the Las Vegas Sports Consultants emerged from their smoke and grease-board filled offices, took off their green-tinted visors to wipe their collective brows with ...

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  19. The System Makes the Man

    Finding a great running back to supplement a squad is critical to winning games. Next to quarterbacks, a good RB is the most important tool in a coach's arsenal. Looking at Scout...

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  20. Running Nebraska Through the Eliminator

    I understand why Georgia is the consensus No. 1 team in the country. That doesn't mean I believe it to be true, and it doesn’t seem like anyone else does either...

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  21. We're No. 46: AP Poll Reaction from a Nebraska Fan

    The Associated Press released their preseason football poll. And, like the coaches' poll released earlier this summer, Georgia tops the list of teams. Among the 25 teams ranked, five are Husker opponents in 2008...

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  22. Friends of Nebraska

    We're barely more than two weeks away, so let's have some fun on a Friday... I met a man from Wisconsin yesterday. Thankfully, we didn't talk about Brett Favre...

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  23. The Weekly Buzz

    This week's buzz was hard to narrow down to O-Line, physical play, the scrimmage, and the strange wrestling news. We're getting so close that it's hard to pick just a few items, but these things stuck out...

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  24. How Good is Bo Pelini at Recruiting?

    There was a lot of buzz earlier this off-season voicing their concern over Bo Pelini's recruiting skills. ESPN had a question and answer session a few months ago with fans discussing the ability of Pelini to get the Cornhuskers some big names...

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  25. Iowa State Breakdown: More of the Same

    The Iowa State Cyclones are a team that I sometime forget about. It's just easy to overlook them on the Nebraska schedule or mark them as an automatic win. I hope that Bo Pelini does not make my mistake...

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