1. Nebraska Football: Power Ranking the Huskers' 2012 Opponent Uniforms

    I have long been a fan of Paul Lukas’ Uni Watch website, a collection and study of the minutiae of sports uniforms and logos...

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  2. Nebraska Football: 5 Most Important Redshirt Freshmen and Transfers

    Every year, college fans get excited about the players that commit and sign with their favorite teams, and the true freshmen who make instant impacts are the stuff of legends...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 2 years ago 278 reads 12 comments

  3. Nebraska Football: Snag in Big Ten/Pac-12 Schedule Agreement May Harm Huskers

    Nebraska stands to benefit greatly from the Big Ten/Pac-12 television partnership deal announced last year. Under the deal, Nebraska would get extra exposure and a guaranteed non-conference game against a recognized opponent...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 2 years ago 2,592 reads 3 comments

  4. Nebraska Football: Sorry, Rex Burkhead Is Not a Legitimate Heisman Contender

    Rex Burkhead was Nebraska’s most important offensive player—and will be the unquestioned leader of the Cornhuskers in 2012. But to say that he is a legitimate Heisman contender is a pipe dream...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 158 reads 38 comments

  5. Nebraska Football: Latest News, Injuries and Updates on the Cornhuskers

    Just because Nebraska’s spring work wrapped up one practice short, thanks to a thunderstorm that took out Nebraska’s spring game over the weekend, doesn’t mean there isn’t a lot going on in and around the football program...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 2,250 reads 0 comments

  6. Nebraska Football: Pelini Makes Right Call by Canceling Spring Game

    "We're talking about practice. We're talking about practice. We're not talking about the game. We're talking about practice...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 2,203 reads 6 comments

  7. 6 Players to Watch at Nebraska's Spring Game

    On Saturday, Nebraska fans will get their first glimpse into the Cornhusker squad of 2012. While many of the established starters will likely play a small role in this weekend’s ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 1,758 reads 1 comments

  8. 3 Ways Arkansas Firing of Bobby Petrino Will Affect Nebraska

    Yes, you read that right. When Arkansas fired head football coach Bobby Petrino on Wednesday, it set off shockwaves that could ultimately impact Nebraska’s football program...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 9,266 reads 9 comments

  9. Nebraska Football: 10 Reasonable Goals for the 2012 Season

    “If you don’t know where you’re going, you’ll end up someplace else.”— Yogi Berra How can you tell if Nebraska is getting better under Bo Pelini ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 3,009 reads 16 comments

  10. Nebraska Football: Updating the 5 Best Spring Football Battles

    Spring practice is when position battles get decided. While fans watch the spring games around the country and view it as the (early) beginning of the college football season, for ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 3,561 reads 4 comments

  11. Nebraska Football: Futuristic Alternate Uniforms for Cornhuskers Confirmed

    When the news came out that Nebraska was going to be wearing “futuristic” alternate uniforms for a home game in 2012, most observers (including yours truly) thought it was an April Fools' gag...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 167 reads 3 comments

  12. Nebraska Football: Is This Taylor Martinez's Year to Improve as a Passer?

    If Nebraska's offense is going to improve, it will be on the arm of quarterback Taylor Martinez . Almost since the start of the Bo Pelini era in Lincoln, Nebraska's offense has been a stumbling block for its success...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 1,685 reads 24 comments

  13. Nebraska Football Recruiting: Power Ranking the Last 5 Recruiting Seasons

    Is Bo Pelini a good recruiter? The 2012 class marks Pelini's fifth, which gives us enough data to start drawing conclusions about Pelini's recruiting acumen...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 2,811 reads 1 comments

  14. Nebraska Football: Are the Cornhuskers on the Verge of a National Title Run?

    Is Nebraska on the brink of a berth in a BCS bowl game? Is 2012 a "national title or bust" campaign for NU? That seems to be what Nebraska's players are saying this spring...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 4,953 reads 37 comments

  15. Nebraska Football: What to Watch for from the Defense in Spring Practice

    Earlier this week, we took a look at what would be good signs for Nebraska on offense as spring practice progressed...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 2,002 reads 2 comments

  16. Nebraska Football: What to Watch for from the Offense in Spring Practice

    Spring practice for college football fans—much like spring training in baseball—serves to provide optimism and hope for fans before the season starts...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 1,575 reads 6 comments

  17. Nebraska Football: The 5 Most Underappreciated Players in School History

    Nebraska fans love the history of their school, but sometimes, great players can get lost in the shuffle. Whether they were great players on bad teams or they played a long time ago ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 3,315 reads 8 comments

  18. Nebraska Football: 5 Starters Who May Lose Their Jobs

    Being a starter at Nebraska is a huge honor, one that kids work tirelessly for throughout their football careers. Nebraska has the luxury of a number of starters returning from the 2011 campaign...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 5,409 reads 8 comments

  19. Nebraska Football: 10 Benchmarks for Spring Success

    How can you tell if Nebraska is improving from last year in spring practice? There is the eyeball test, which most people will be using when they watch the spring game...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 2,036 reads 2 comments

  20. Nebraska Football 2012: Predicting the Pre-Spring 2-Deep Depth Chart

    Spring football is more than just a tool to help fans survive between January and August. It is a time when questions that arose for each team, either from graduation or lack of performance, to being finding answers...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 4,383 reads 15 comments

  21. Nebraska Football: Is Taylor Martinez Improving as a Passer?

    If Nebraska is to contend for conference titles and national titles, NU must have improved performance from Taylor Martinez ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 1,469 reads 7 comments

  22. Nebraska Football: Bo Pelini Must Take Responsibility for Team's Inconsistency

    Bo Pelini , the guy that keeps the even keel? Yes, this Bo Pelini . And this one . And this one . That’s the premise of a sit-down interview between Pelini and Steven Sipple of the Lincoln Journal-Star ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 1,257 reads 13 comments

  23. Nebraska Football: 5 Things the Cornhuskers Learned from Last Year

    It was a learning experience. How many times have you heard that particular cliche? Usually it's associated with something particularly unpleasant, and is said as a means to find a positive to take from the otherwise-awful encounter...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 1,524 reads 10 comments

  24. Nebraska Football: The 5 Funniest Things Bo Pelini Has Ever Said

    Let's face it, no one is going to mistake Bo Pelini for Billy Crystal. (Although based on the evidence of this year's Oscars telecast, it might be tough to find five funny Crystal quotes, as well)...

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  25. Nebraska Football: Cornhuskers Secondary Coach Corey Raymond Leaves NU for LSU

    Well, that didn’t take long. Just days after saying that he wasn’t leaving , Nebraska secondary coach Corey Raymond has accepted a lateral move to LSU as a defensive backs coach...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about over 2 years ago 2,919 reads 6 comments