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Stories are listed roughly in reverse chronological order.
 
ISU assistant Mike Grant discusses his playing days at NU and his relationship with Tommie Frazier.
It's the usual game-day smorgasbord as NU and ISU get ready to tangle:
   Omaha World-Herald: 1, 2, 3, 4
   Lincoln Journal Star: 1, 2, 3, 4
   Gr. Island Independent: 1, 2, 3, 4
   Ames Tribune: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
   Des Moines Register
Despite some notable miscues, NU's special teams make strides.
Not being hurt makes all the difference for Scott Shanle.
The Nebraskans on ISU's roster gear up for the game.
An Iowa writer looks at some key numbers.
We get the game-day treatment a day early from the Iowa State Daily (1, 2, 3, 4) and Daily Nebraskan.
NU's fullbacks seek more production.
The 'Clones rotate at right DE.
The Harmon Forecast, whose track record this year on NU games is remarkable, says it'll be NU 36, ISU 14.
FB Steve Kriewald works his way into significant playing time.
There's lots being written and said about Seneca Wallace: 1, 2, 3, 4
They call him Sehorn: CB Pat Ricketts.
RB Ennis Haywood is gunning for a win in Lincoln that would earn ISU some respect.
ISU looks dangerous on offense and has some receivers who are developing quickly. On defense, the 'Clones appear vulnerable against the run, but LB Justin Eilers gives ISU a fighting chance.
Thunder Collins talks about his play at wingback.
What's it like to be a wedgebuster on kick coverage?
ISU punt returner JaMaine Billups gets demoted.
The AP voters' snub helps motivate the 'Clones.
ISU hopes to reverse its recent fortunes at Memorial Stadium and feels that the talent gap between the teams is closing.
The two schools' QBs are on a roll.
Five games into the season, the defense and Wilson Thomas top the list of pleasant surprises.
How about this: Black shirts for ISU's defense.
Lannie Hopkins appears to be done for the year.
The game will involve all three conference players of the week.
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