1. Husker Roundup

    Bo Pelini and Tom Osborne negotiated Bo’s contract one-on-one without agents. There is no truth to the rumor that they don’t have a contract, just a handshake. In his championship game, Cody Green completed 21 of 34 passes with six TDs...

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  2. Husker Roundup

    Bo Pelini and Tom Osborne negotiated Bo’s contract one-on-one with no agents. No truth to the rumor that they don’t have a contract, just a handshake. In his championship game, Cody Green completed 21 of 34 passes with six TDs...

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  3. Cornhusker Roundup: Paul Rhoads, Taylor Martinez, Shawn Watson and other Notes

    ISU has hired Auburn defensive coordinator Paul Rhoads to replace Gene Chizik. He was also Pittsburgh’s defensive coordinator from 2000-2007...

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  4. Cornhusker Roundup: Paul Rhoads, Taylor Martinez, Shawn Watson

    ISU has hired Auburn defensive coordinator Paul Rhoads to replace Gene Chizik. He was also Pittsburgh’s defensive coordinator from 2000-2007...

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  5. Could the Nebraska Huskers Start off 8-0 in 2009?

    Yes, we don’t even know who the quarterback will be in '09, let alone know how many points the Huskers will beat the Clemson Tigers by on Jan. 1. But let’s take a quick look into 2009...

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  6. Charles Barkley should look at the facts

    We were going to blog about the inaccuracy of Sir Charles Barkley’s talking point on black coaches only ‘getting the (expletive) jobs’ but Jeff Miller of the OC Register ...

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  7. Nebraska Excluded from Early 2009 Top 25

    This is more message board material, but NationalChamps.net is already projecting the preseason Top 25 in 2009. Brace yourself: The Huskers are nowhere to be found...

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  8. Husker Links, The Rex Burkhead Edition

    Detailed profile of Rex Burkhead in the Dallas Morning News back in November. The Huskers plan on using Rex as a Running Back: Burkhead (6-0, 205) said Nebraska wants him as a running back...

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  9. Nebraska Cornhuskers Get Props in New Jim Carrey Movie “The Yes Man”

    Jim Carrey’s throwback movie, The Yes Man, has a scene featuring Huskers football and Memorial Stadium. If you don’t know the premise of the movie, Jim Carrey falls in love, which ...

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  10. Nebraska Links: Huskers Name Captains, Plan to Sign Numerous DBs

    The Huskers vote on their captains at the end of the season and only allow Seniors to vote. The captains for this year were Joe Ganz, Zach Potter, Ty Steinkuhker, and Nate Swift. “I love the way Coach Pelini did it this year,” Potter said...

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  11. Did Turner Gill Get Turned Down By Auburn Because He Has a White Wife?

    According to Charles Barkley, Turner Gill himself had concerns: “We talked about the whole race thing in Alabama,” Barkley said. “I told him it’s there and it’s going to be anywhere you go...

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  12. Nebraska Huskers Get a Huge Lone Star Recruit in RB Rex Burkhead

    Four-star All-Purpose RB Rex Burkhead is a Husker. That makes eight Lone Star State recruits and 21 overall commitments to the Huskers. This time last year, the Huskers were barely in the teens with recruiting commitments...

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  13. Steve Sipple Interview: Part Two

    Part Two of the Steve Sipple interview: Relationship with Callahan: Steve is a brave man for admitting that he advocated, prior to the 2007 season, an extension for Bill Callahan...

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  14. Nebraska Cornhuskers Redshirted 50 Players in 2008

    The Huskers have gone through the 2008 season keeping an unusually-high 50 players redshirted : “That was a commitment we made,” Pelini said on Friday...

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  15. Joe Ganz Named 2008 Nebraska MVP to Lead Husker Award Winners

    The Huskers held their annual awards banquet last night, and here is a rundown of the winners. Season Captains: Joe Ganz, Nate Swift, Zach Potter, Ty Steinkuhler Team MVP: Joe Ganz, ...

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  16. Shawn Watson to Iowa State?

    For some strange reason, Iowa State HC Gene Chizik has been named the new Auburn Head Coach. Right now, we will list all of Iowa State’s Big 12 wins in 2008: Wow. Pretty impressive stuff...

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  17. Nebraska News: Shawn Watson, Husker QB Competition, Gator Bowl Preparations

    News and Notes Blake Lawrence is making the most of the Gator Bowl preparations. Theme of the Day: Every Husker beat writer has a man-crush on Shawn Watson...

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  18. Turner Gill gets turned down at Syracuse

    Turner Gill gets turned down in favor of Saints assistant Doug Marrone. Let’s do the tale of the tape: Turner Gill has successfully turned around one of the worst college football programs ever...

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  19. New Rules: College Football Edition

    New Rule: The Big 10-Pac 10 Rose Bowl alliance needs to end. It's an outdated model that no longer gives fans the most intriguing matchup...

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  20. Nebraska News, Notes, and Links

    Brian Christopherson takes a look at the final coaches' poll and how individual coaches voted. As practice begins, Bo Pelini says the Huskers will be practicing at "full speed...

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  21. Steve Sipple on Nebraska Football: Part One

    HG spoke with Steve Sipple today about the past, present, and future of Husker Football. Couple of quick takes on current Husker news with an eye towards the future: Shawn Watson: Sipple said "the future is now" for Shawn Watson...

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  22. Bo Pelini's Coaches' Ballot

    As we just stated, rarely a day goes by that we don’t link to Steve Sipple’s work. Well, the sun will set in the west tonight because this isn’t a rare day. Sipple has up on his blog Bo Pelini’s coaching ballot...

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  23. Just got off the phone with Steve Sipple…

    Will have a round-up of the interview later today… In case you live under a rock, Steve’s work is a must-read for all Huskers fans, including the HuskersGameday team (actually, team also means ‘both of us’) ...

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  24. Husker News and Notes: Gator Bowl Selection Edition

    Morning one-liners: Tim Griffin’s early analysis on the Nebraska-Clemson Gator Bowl. New Mexico has interest in Shawn Watson for their head coaching vacancy...

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  25. Some Brent Musberger and Kirk Herbstreit love for the Huskers?

    I picked this up from Husker Board, but it’s good to hear any positive vibes about the Huskers: I don’t know how many caught it, but during the OU-Mizzou game, Herbstreit ...

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