1. 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, ...

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  2. 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...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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 ...

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  5. 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 ...

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  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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...

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  10. 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...

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  11. 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 ...

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  12. 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...

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  13. 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...

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  14. 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...

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  15. 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 ...

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  16. 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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  17. 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 ...

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  18. Nebraska Football: 5 Most Important Takeaways from September

    Nebraska football fans were delighted when September* arrived and football season returned. Nebraska navigated its nonconference season at 3-1, with an ugly collapse against UCLA and some unexpected drama against Wyoming and South Dakota State...

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  19. Nebraska Football: Blackshirts' 5 Biggest Weaknesses

    Nebraska football fans have been in pain both this season and last as they have watched the once-vaunted Blackshirts defense get shredded...

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  20. Nebraska Football: Can Huskers Make It to Michigan Game Undefeated in Big Ten?

    Nebraska football fans had any lofty expectations for their season dashed when NU coughed up an 18-point lead en route to a 41-21 drubbing at the hands of UCLA...

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  21. Nebraska Football: 5 Players Who Have Surprised Us in 2013

    Nebraska football is now four games in. The non-conference schedule is over, and Nebraska has a bye week before conference play begins...

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  22. Nebraska Football: 4 Improvements the Secondary Must Make

    Nebraska football fans were hoping that the defensive improvements between the Wyoming and Southern Mississippi games were signs of life for the Blackshirts...

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  23. Nebraska Football: Pelini's Future in Fans' Hands After Deadspin Release of Rant

    On Tuesday, Deadspin released an audio recording of Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini slamming Nebraska football fans in a profanity-laced tirade...

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  24. Nebraska Football: The State of the Program After the Collapse Against UCLA

    Nebraska football fans have now had a few days to digest Nebraska’s epic collapse on Saturday, losing at home to UCLA 41-21 after holding a 21-3 lead in the second quarter...

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  25. Nebraska vs. UCLA: 10 Things We Learned in Cornhuskers' Loss

    Nebraska was held scoreless in the second half as UCLA erased a 21-3 deficit to beat NU, 41-21, before a record crowd at Memorial Stadium...

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