1. Nebraska Football: Debating Whether Huskers Are BCS Contenders or Pretenders

    Foolish readers. Did you think that surviving Monday night’s “foreign policy” debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney (and missing Ndamukong Suh totally planting ...

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  2. Nebraska Football: Winners and Losers from the Week 8 Game vs. Northwestern

    Nebraska beat Northwestern, 29-28, breaking a three-game road losing streak and staying alive in the race for the Big Ten Legends Division race. But it didn’t come easily...

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  3. Nebraska Football: 5 Keys to the Game vs. Northwestern

    Nebraska travels to Evanston, Illinois, to face Northwestern in an attempt to wash the taste of its 63-38 demolition at the hands of Ohio State. The Wildcats are 6-1, and control their own destiny in the B1G Legends Division race...

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  4. Nebraska Football: How Cornhuskers Win Out, Win B1G Legends Division

    After Nebraska’s humiliating loss to Ohio State, head coach Bo Pelini said that the Cornhuskers would have to win out (via Omaha.com) for NU to make the B1G Championship...

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  5. Nebraska Football: Breaking Down Nebraska's Spot in the BCS Rankings

    On Sunday, the first BCS rankings were released (h/t ESPN). Unsurprisingly, Nebraska was nowhere to be found. Nebraska was rated No. 21 going into last Saturday's game against Ohio State...

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  6. Nebraska Football: Should Cornhusker Head Coach Bo Pelini Be on the Hot Seat?

    Judging from the comments on my columns , it’s safe to say that Nebraska’s 63-38 loss to Ohio State on Saturday has made some fans ready to pull the plug on the Bo Pelini era in Lincoln...

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  7. Nebraska Football: What to Work on During the Bye Week

    Nebraska’s bye week couldn’t come at a better time, with the Cornhuskers reeling from their 63-38 defeat at the hands of the Ohio State Buckeyes on Saturday...

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  8. Nebraska Football: Grading All 22 Starters from the Ohio State Game

    Ohio State beat Nebraska 63-38 in Columbus, scoring more points than anyone else against a Bo Pelini -coached defense. Nebraska held a 17-7 lead in the second quarter and had prevented the Buckeyes from gaining a first down in the first quarter...

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  9. Nebraska Football: 5 Keys to the Game vs. Ohio State

    Nebraska will face Ohio State in Columbus, Ohio this Saturday, in a rematch of Nebraska's 34-27 victory last year that produced the biggest comeback in the history of Nebraska football ...

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  10. Nebraska vs. Ohio State: The Huskers' Five-Step Plan to Stop Braxton Miller

    On Wednesday, presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney will face off in the first of their televised debates...

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  11. Nebraska Football: Winners and Losers from the Week 5 Game vs. Wisconsin

    If you go to a Nebraska B1G home opener in the future, I would advise against leaving early. Much like last year, Nebraska fell behind big in the third quarter against Wisconsin, trailing the Badgers 27-10...

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  12. Tom Osborne: Even Greater as Nebraska's AD Than as Title-Winning Football Coach

    It’s not easy to do better than winning three national championships and thirteen conference titles...

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  13. Wisconsin vs. Nebraska: Complete Game Preview

    Who: Wisconsin at Nebraska When: Saturday, 7:00 p.m. eastern Where: Lincoln, NE Stadium: Memorial Stadium (81,067, FieldTurf) TV: ABC Radio: Husker Sports Network ...

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  14. Nebraska Football: Winners and Losers from the Week 4 Game vs. Idaho State

    Nebraska scored 35 points in the first quarter to put Idaho State away early and was able to spend the rest of the game giving playing time to bench players and putting on an exhibition for the Children of the Corn...

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  15. Nebraska Football: Cornhuskers to Watch Against Idaho State

    On Saturday, Nebraska will be paying $600,000 to Idaho State for a schedule-filler game against an FCS team that has won eight games in the last five years...

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  16. Idaho State vs. Nebraska: Complete Game Preview

    Who: Idaho State at Nebraska When: Saturday, 2:30 p.m. central Where: Lincoln, NE Stadium: Memorial Stadium (81,067, FieldTurf) TV: Big Ten Network/Big Ten Network ...

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  17. Nebraska Football: Winners and Losers from Week 3

    Nebraska defeated Arkansas State 42-13 in a game that will likely be remembered more for who was on the sidelines rather than what happened on the field...

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  18. Nebraska Football: 10 Things We Learned from Huskers' Win vs. Arkansas State

    Nebraska beat the Arkansas State Red Wolves, 42-13, in Lincoln, washing out some of the taste from NU's 36-30 loss to UCLA the previous week...

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  19. Nebraska Football: Rome's Exit Shows Pelini Must Clarify Personnel Decisions

    On Wednesday, Sam McEwon of the Omaha World-Herald reported that sophomore defensive tackle Chase Rome has left the team “for the forseeable future...

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  20. Arkansas State vs. Nebraska: Complete Game Preview

    Who: Arkansas State at Nebraska When: Saturday, 11 a.m. CST Where: Lincoln, NE Stadium: Memorial Stadium (FieldTurf, 81,091) TV: ESPN2 national (Beth Mowins, play-by-play; ...

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  21. Nebraska Football: Winners and Losers from Week 2 Game vs. UCLA

    UCLA beat Nebraska, 36-30, in a game that wasn’t as close as the final score indicated. The questions that swirled around Nebraska’s defense after a shaky performance against ...

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  22. Nebraska Football: Why Is Huskers QB Taylor Martinez Throwing so Much Better?

    If, before the Southern Miss game, someone would have told you that Rex Burkhead would miss the last three quarters and that Taylor Martinez threw the ball 34 times, what would you have guessed the outcome of the game to have been? Be honest now...

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  23. Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. UCLA Bruins: Complete Game Preview

    GameDay Information for fans watching the Cornhuskers and Bruins. Who: Nebraska at UCLA When: Saturday, 6:30 p.m...

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  24. Nebraska Football: What We Learned from the Week 1 Game Against Southern Miss

    Nebraska beat Southern Mississippi 49-20 to win its 27th consecutive home opener on Saturday. In a game that many (including one particularly smart and handsome analyst ) thought would be closer, Nebraska exploded for 632 yards of total offense...

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  25. Southern Miss at No. 17 Nebraska: Grades for the Cornhuskers' Win vs. the Eagles

    Nebraska opens the season against Southern Miss, the defending Conference USA champions. Before the game, this looked like a sterner test for Nebraska than games like Western Kentucky and Tennessee-Chattanooga...

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