1. Iowa vs. Nebraska: 5 Things Fans Need to See from the Blackshirts

    Nebraska fans getting ready to watch the annual Heroes Game against Iowa on Friday will know to expect a defensive struggle...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 8 months ago 3,366 reads 18 comments

  2. Nebraska Football: 5 Underclassmen Who Will Be Stars by Thanksgiving 2014

    In the blink of an eye, the 2013 Nebraska football season has rushed by. This Friday, Nebraska fans will awaken from their tryptophan -induced stupor to watch NU face Iowa in the Heroes Game, cheering on the stars that have emerged this season...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 8 months ago 4,190 reads 14 comments

  3. Nebraska Football: Cornhuskers Cannot Succeed Without Fixing Punt Returns

    Nebraska football fans were left frustrated on Saturday watching NU lose to Michigan State, even though NU outgained the Spartans 392-361 and were able to post an average of 3.5 yards/carry on the no...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 8 months ago 3,213 reads 12 comments

  4. Nebraska Football: Why Ameer Abdullah Is Cornhuskers' MVP for 2013

    For Nebraska football fans, the loss to Michigan State on Saturday may have felt like the end of the season...

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  5. Nebraska Football: 5 Things Tommy Armstrong Must Improve This Offseason

    Some Nebraska football fans were baying for redshirt freshman Tommy Armstrong when they watched Taylor Martinez struggle at the start of this season...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 4,028 reads 23 comments

  6. Nebraska Football: What Will Taylor Martinez's Legacy Be as a Cornhusker QB?

    Nebraska football fans have ridden the roller-coaster that is Taylor Martinez since he walked out on the field as a freshman against Chattanooga in 2010...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 4,653 reads 10 comments

  7. Nebraska Football: How Cornhusker Offense Can Succeed Against Spartans Defense

    Nebraska football fans have been anticipating Saturday’s game against Michigan State with a mixture of excitement and dread...

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  8. Nebraska Football November Recruiting Update

    While Nebraska fans are hip-deep in the 2013 season, they know that recruiting is still underway to fill up the coffers for seasons to come...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 6,487 reads 18 comments

  9. Nebraska Football: Cornhuskers Increasing Running Back Rotation?

    Nebraska football fans have had some angst about the running back rotation for the past few years. Two years ago, Nebraska signed three blue-chip running back prospects in Aaron Green, ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 3,421 reads 3 comments

  10. Nebraska Football: How Can the Blackshirts Shut Down Devin Gardner?

    Nebraska football fans had to come down off their collective high after the Hail Mary victory over Northwestern to look at NU’s next opponent, Michigan...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 4,250 reads 59 comments

  11. Nebraska Football: Cornhuskers' 5 Most Likely Bowl Opponents

    Nebraska football fans were certainly excited to see Jordan Westerkamp come down with Ron Kellogg’s Hail Mary as time expired to beat Northwestern 27-24 on Saturday. With the win, Nebraska moves to 6-2 and becomes officially bowl-eligible...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 13,356 reads 27 comments

  12. Nebraska Football: How Scott Frost Could Succeed as Cornhuskers' Head Coach

    This year has been challenging for Nebraska football fans, particularly those fans who have been big supporters of head coach Bo Pelini ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 17,093 reads 61 comments

  13. Nebraska Football: How Bo Pelini Can Save His Job

    Nebraska football fans have had a rough week, seeing NU get upset by Minnesota and wondering about the future of head coach Bo Pelini ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 10,567 reads 54 comments

  14. Nebraska Football: 5 Coaches Who Could Replace Bo Pelini

    Nebraska fans watching Minnesota fans storming the field at TCF Bank Stadium after the Gophers upset NU 34-23 on Saturday could be forgiven for having flashbacks...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 41,215 reads 126 comments

  15. Nebraska Football: Why Cornhuskers Are Favorites to Win the Legends Division

    Nebraska football fans know that NU is about to dive into the tough part of its schedule. Here's how the rest of Nebraska's 2013 campaign looks...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 7,672 reads 35 comments

  16. Nebraska Football: Midseason Awards for Players and Coaches

    Nebraska football has reached the halfway mark of the 2013 season, although that seems hard to digest given how short the college football season always seems to be...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 2,589 reads 4 comments

  17. Nebraska Football: 5 Teams Poised to Help Cornhuskers' BCS Ranking

    Nebraska football fans saw their team re-enter the AP Top 25 Poll, suggesting that a dark-horse run at a national title is unlikely for NU...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 9 months ago 3,804 reads 19 comments

  18. Nebraska Football: Can Blackshirts Hold Up vs. Gophers' Ground and Pound?

    Nebraska football fans might be forgiven for looking past Minnesota as the meat of NU’s season approaches. After all, Nebraska has outscored the Gophers 79-28 in two matchups since arriving in the Big Ten in 2011...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 10 months ago 4,530 reads 27 comments

  19. Nebraska Football: Proof the Blackshirts Are Getting Better

    “I’ ve got to admit, it’s getting better A little better all the time (It can’t get much worse!)” - “Getting Better,” The Beatles ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 10 months ago 3,260 reads 8 comments

  20. Nebraska Football: Midseason Grades for Players and Coaches

    Hard as it may be to believe, the 2013 Nebraska football regular season has reached the halfway point. After a 44-7 dismantling of Purdue on Saturday, Nebraska sits at 5-1 overall and 2-0 in Big Ten play...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 10 months ago 2,819 reads 7 comments

  21. Nebraska Football: Taylor Martinez a No-Brainer to Be Starter When Healthy

    Nebraska football fans have seen a glimpse of the future when turf toe sidelined senior quarterback Taylor Martinez , allowing redshirt freshman Tommy Armstrong to start two games...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 10 months ago 4,737 reads 91 comments

  22. Nebraska Football: Why Ameer Abdullah Is Key to Huskers' Success in Big Ten

    As Nebraska football heads into Big Ten conference play, fans will be looking for the breakout stars to lead NU back to the title game in Indianapolis...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 10 months ago 3,387 reads 7 comments

  23. Nebraska Football: 5 Startling Statistics from Cornhuskers' 2013 Campaign

    Nebraska football fans knew there would be a lot of surprises in the 2013 campaign. With almost an entirely new starting lineup on defense, huge turnover on special teams, and a soft ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 10 months ago 4,428 reads 1 comments

  24. Nebraska Football: September Grades for the Blackshirts

    With four games in the books, Nebraska football fans have seen enough to make some preliminary judgments. So as the calendar flips to October and conference play looms, it’s time to take a step back and consider what we’ ve learned...

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  25. Nebraska Football: Why Huskers Need to Get Ameer Abdullah More Touches

    Nebraska football fans have been worried lately about the state of the NU defense, and for good reason. But lost in that discussion has been a disturbing lack of performance from ...

    Patrick Runge Written by Patrick Runge about 10 months ago 3,315 reads 33 comments