Zac Lee says hes at ease
with the role hes taking on.
The K.C. Star visits the Ohio steel town
that helped mold three Big 12 coaches.
The UConn HuskyPedia™
site joins the SportsPedia® network.
Carl Pelini sees improvement
in the defense despite inexperience in some spots.
A conversation with Jacob Hickman
provides an unofficial O-line depth chart.
If everyone on defense is playing a step faster
as Rickey Thenarse says, the payoff could be big, Tad Stryker writes.
from 2008 form a sizable lineup of Husker foes in 2009.
roll out their season previews.
A tough economy
has been no match for the state's passion for Husker football.
From the Kansas City Star, a look at the strong connection
between the football program and the people of Nebraska.
Starting positions are still up for grabs
as the Huskers enter game-week mode. Notes from Fridays practice: 1
put a crimp on Florida Atlantics practices.
The minimum bid
has been received on each of the throwback uniforms being auctioned by the Athletic Department.
Alex Henerys big kick
last November provided a lift thats still being felt.
Join Carl Pelini, Tommie Frazier, Brenden Stai and others on the Big Red Cruise
The first Football Friday
gathering will include Matt Davison & Tommie Frazier.
A series with Syracuse
appears to be in the works.
Eric Warfield is sentenced
for a fourth DUI infraction.
Five tight ends
are in contention for significant playing time this fall.
Convicted of first-degree murder, Thunder Collins
insists he was the fall guy.
Larry Asante has turned into a better leader
as he enters his senior season.
Attention is nothing new
for freshman I-back Rex Burkhead.
Zac Lee has the poise
it takes to deliver on a big stage, those who know him say. More player features: Roy Helu
, Mike McNeill
Bo Pelini says Saturdays scrimmage
was good but that the team is a long way from being game-ready. Notes: 1
The Associated Press looks at the Huskers in its college football preview: 1
Speed & versatility are in high demand as NU leans heavily on the nickel defense
Milt Tenopir says the program is making strides but fans must be patient
Linebacker Sean Fisher works at putting his rare combination
of attributes to use.
Tad Stryker assesses Bo Pelini's task of closing the gap
with the Sooners.
The Sidetrack Band VA Tech concerts get a change of venue and add a tailgate
Jacob Hickman says adversity
can make the O-line a stronger unit.
Will the second season of the Pelini era see Nebraska make The Jump
Milt Tenopir is the headliner for Thursdays Walk-On Club
gathering in Hastings, and John Papuchis will do the honors next week in Lincoln.
has become the guy
at wide receiver, Shawn Watson says. Meanwhile, Menelik Holt knows this is his last chance to hit it big
. More from Wednesday's practices: 1
Theres still time to enter Californians for Nebraskas drawing
for Fla. Atlantic tickets.
The coaches dont intend to hold back
on parts of the playbook to protect Zac Lee. And Cody Greens maturity
is an asset as he learns the offense.
sidelines Brent Qvale, and Roy Helu
sits out Tuesdays practice. Notes: 1
Fullback Tyler Legate
wows his coaches with his toughness and attention to detail.
wants to be the guy who makes it happen this year on punt returns.
Cornerback Anthony Blue
is feeling up to speed again, both physically and mentally.
Ex-Husker Kevin Dixon tries to make the most of his second chance
Bo Pelini gets it
, and that alone is cause for celebration, SI.com says.
The Denver Post spotlights Shawn Watson
in its preview of the Huskers.
Nutritionist Josh Hingst
tries to make sure each player is properly fueled.
Coaching special teams is a group effort, but John Papuchis
ties it all together.
Extensive film study
firms up the secondarys grasp of the defensive system.
With the first rest day of camp here, the coming week is when a big jump
forward must occur, Bo Pelini says. The OWH takes stock
Ndamukong Suh says itll take hard work to rank among NUs greats
on the D-line.
Missouri is selling tickets
for its home game against NU.
Tim Beck says it will take time to determine whos No. 3
The offense seems to have the tools for a more vertical
Steve Sipple senses theres a harder edge
to this year's training camp.
More from Thursdays practice: Notes: 1
| Features: Thorell
In Wisconsin, the Madison Mad City Huskers
will have a get-together August 22nd.
On the D-line, Jared Crick knows he must make teams pay
for doubling up on Ndamukong Suh. And end Pierre Allen aims to build on his strong showing
for four of the first five home games are available.
Indirect paths turn two former rivals
in eight-man football into teammates.
The N.Y. Times College Sports Blog predicts a 9-3 finish
as it previews the Huskers.
Will two walk-ons start at linebacker
when the season opens?
Former Husker, future Tusker? Joe Ganz
will take another shot at a QB job.
Ndamukong Suh makes it onto the 40-man watch list
for the Outland Trophy.
Marcus Mendoza knows that speed alone
wont win him playing time at receiver.
Tom Shatel says a redshirt
for freshman QB Cody Green might not be a given.
Ndamukong Suh is No. 10
on CollegeFootballNews list of top players for 2009.
Ndamukong Suhs biggest task
? Making his teammates better, Tad Stryker writes.
Nebraska is fourth in Tim Griffin's preseason Big 12 power rankings
Brandon Kinnies former coach says the receiver has great potential
but says stardom shouldnt be expected in his first season in Lincoln.
The Huskers hold up well in a sizzling first practice: 1
| Photos: 1
The Huskers barely crack the top 40
in CollegeFootballNews preseason rankings.
Opportunity knocks for Zack Bowman
, and the former Husker is responding.
Roy Helu Jr. is named to the watch list
for the Doak Walker Award.
Here are all the details for those planning to attend Fan Day
Out-of-staters alert: Walk Ons: Huskers Edge can be seen via webcast
. Randy York says its more about Nebraskas culture
Did a lack of longevity keep Bob Devaney
off the TSN list of greatest coaches?
Steve Sipple says the Big 12 cant afford to fall further behind in the TV-revenue race
A torn ACL
apparently has ended Stewart Bradley's season with Philadelphia.
The electronic version of the 2009 media guide
is now available for downloading.
How vital are running the ball & stopping the run? The OWH looks at the numbers
Cornhusker Kickoff 2009
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