1. Brandon Johnson Fights for Time at ISU

    I grew up in Western Nebraska. Not North Platte or Kearney or Valentine, but real Western Nebraska, nearly equidistant from the Wyoming and South Dakota borders and just 1000 feet short of being a mile high Western Nebraska...

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  2. What Do the Nebraska Cornhuskers Have in Joe Ganz?

    Based on what we've seen thus far, there are two sides to Joe Ganz. On one hand you have a quarterback who compiled a 163.38 QB rating in three games as a starter...

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  3. The World's Easiest Contest

    Congratulations to Myles G. from Columbia, MO for winning last week's contest. A copy of A Sea of Red 2008 is on its way. We're going to up the ante for this week's contest...

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  4. Kevin Dixon Kicked Off Nebraska Football Team

    The buzz this week is all about Dixon getting the boot, Helu stealing some spotlight, and Nebraska being a team under the microscope this year. » This week's top story is Kevin Dixon being kicked off the team for his bad behavior...

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  5. Huskers Use Huddle to Gain Edge

    Bo Pelini is the type of coach who squeezes every bit of effort from his staff and players, but there is only so much you can do to impart football wisdom. That's where Agile Sports comes in with Huddle...

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  6. Kansas State Breakdown: Dead End Ahead

    I've been calling all of the analysis in this series “breakdowns,” but this is the first team where the name has a double meaning. The Wildcats look to have the bleakest future of any team that Nebraska will face this year...

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  7. Previewing Kansas State - Ask a Blogger

    Big Red Network continues to bring you wall-to-wall coverage of NU's 2008 opponents. This includes interviews with people who really know their teams - bloggers...

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  8. Vocabulary Lessons From Husker Preseason Camp

    If you are anything like me, you got tired of reading the same three bullet points coming out of the first day of Husker football camp - Kevin Dixon is off the team; Anthony Blue is still injured; some recruits didn't qualify, etc...

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  9. A Semi-Serious Discussion of the Bo Pelini Polka

    There were really only two responses when CornNation unearthed George Dare’s “Bo Pelini Polka” last month: 1) This is the worst song I’ve ever heard...

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  10. The Importance of Nebraska's First Three Games

    Any person who has read this site for very long knows that the Big Red Network staff is pretty intrigued with the relative importance of games and the upcoming Nebraska schedule. We have evaluated it many times ...

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  11. The Weekly Buzz

    The buzz this week includes Bo Pelini and Tom Osborne laying out hopes for the media in Lincoln, Bo gives his personal expectations on the Western Nebraska tour, fans are pumped to be meeting with them, and Todd Peterson is trying to steal our readers...

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  12. Colorado Breakdown: On the Hunt

    Of all the teams in the Big 12 North, the Buffaloes are the biggest question mark. Beating then number 3 Oklahoma shocked the country, and was the only reason that the Sooners did not play for a national championship...

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  13. Nebraska Trivia Thursday

    You don't really expect to find traces of Nebraska football fandom on the coast of Maine but a couple of weeks ago that's exactly what happened to me...

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  14. The Future of Football is Defense

    I'm sure by now, most college football maniacs have seen the video located on Rivals about the A-11 offense. If not, check them out now. It's something absolutely out of this world to see...

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  15. Does Nebraska Have Five Great Players?

    Since way before we launched this blog Steve and I have espoused a theory that great teams (championship teams of any sort) have at least five great players. Is it a bit of a truism that great teams are made up of the best players? Sure...

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  16. Previewing Kansas - Ask a Blogger

    Big Red Network is committed to bringing thorough coverage of NU's 2008 opponents. This includes finding local sources to interview. So, we are talking to people who really know their stuff - bloggers...

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  17. 1968: A Great Year for Johnny Cash, Nixon, Elvis and Kansas Football

    As far as years go, 1968 is just about as memorable as any. The Tet Offensive, Live at Folsom Prison, MLK's death, Nixon's election, My Lai, Mexico City and on top of all that the Kansas Jayhawks finished 1968 as Co-Champions of the Big 8...

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  18. Kansas Breakdown: One Hit Wonder

    The Kansas Jayhawks had a magical season last year. Plagued by strength of schedule complaints from the media, they had two solid chances to prove their meddle. Although they lost to Missouri, they are no longer cellar dwellers in the Big 12...

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  19. 2008 Opponent Previews: Kansas

    The Jayhawks went 12-1 a year ago and won the Orange Bowl. That won’t happen again in 2008. After the “diet” menu (no poke at Mangino, I assure you) of Big 12 South opponents ...

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  20. A Sea of Red 2008 Husker Football Yearbook - Win It Here

    A Sea of Red 2008 is on book stands now. It's a Husker Football preview book that any die-hard Husker fan will want to read before the season starts...

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  21. The Weekly Buzz

    Texas recruiting and Big 12 Media Days are on the radar this week, with a little hope that basketball may have as bright a future as football...

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  22. Bargain Bin Bo?

    The news out of Lawrence, Kansas last week was the big money being paid to the big man in blue velour, Mark Mangino...

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  23. Huskers Add Two Recruits

    This week, Nebraska added verbal commitments from two high-school football recruits. Jesse Coffey, an offensive lineman from Guyman Texas, and Emerson Evans, a defensive end from Houston, both verbally pledged to be a part of NU's 2009 recruiting class...

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  24. Missouri Breakdown: Where Credit is Due

    Let's start off by giving credit where credit is due. The Missouri Tigers were a great football team in 2007. Statistically speaking, they were one of the best...

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  25. Previewing Missouri - Ask a Blogger

    Big Red Network is committed to covering as many angles in our opponent previews as possible. This includes doing interviews...

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