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With good guidance from his parents, senior safety Corey Cooper
has stayed on a path toward success.
Bo Pelini discusses his 2014 expectations and more in this video
Enter to win a pair of 2014 season tickets
on the 30-yard line to benefit St. Augustine Episcopal Church in Elkhorn. Drawing ends soon.
Here are the details for those planning to attend Fan Day
Bill Callahan stays with the Cowboys
* despite losing play-calling duties.
Bo Pelini points to Josh Mitchell's turnaround
as a source of pride.
They're the godfathers of long snapping: In an Indiana barn, Gabe Miller
and his dad help long snappers develop their skills
Being a smarter passing team
* is one of the goals as the Huskers make their offense more user-friendly.
* is glad he "stuck with it" in Lincoln after struggling early.
The Big Ten chief of officials says he has no problem
with Bo Pelini.
Derek Johnson shares insights gleaned from watching Husker reruns
Tune in to Saturday morning's Legends Radio Show
to hear from Kenny Wilhite and Charlie McBride.
The Huskers will wear an alternate uniform
again this season, perhaps against Illinois. Here's more
* from NU's contingent on day two
Last year's injuries
* appear to be a factor in the decision to adjust this year's practice schedule.
Noting a seven-game Husker drought in 200-yard rushing games, Steve Sipple calls for a commitment to the ground attack
Tom Shatel says a more relaxed
* approach works for Bo Pelini.
Ameer Abdullah and Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon remain friends
* despite competing against each other for team and individual honors.
The Huskers are No. 28
in the Orlando Sentinel's rankings.
In this video
, Campus Insiders' Doug Chapman looks at NU's playoff hopes.
says the Husker job was never on the radar for him when Nebraska was replacing Frank Solich a decade ago.
Can the Blackshirts hold their 2014 opponents under 100 rushing yards per game? Vote in our poll
Pat Fitzgerald apologizes
for his bad joke about Nebraska.
Randy Gregory and Ameer Abdullah make the Big Ten's 10-member Players to Watch
latest hot takes cover Pat Fitzgerald's "boring" comment, alternative uniforms, cornfields and more.
Lee Barfknecht applauds the Big Ten's selection of Ameer Abdullah
* for his high-profile role this week in Chicago.
Nebraska's advantage in athleticism
isn't enough to keep Steve Sipple from picking Iowa to win the Big Ten West.
Former Husker Josh Brown
faces a fight for his job with the Giants.
Tom Shatel says Bo Pelini has never been more compelling
,* but will anyone in Chicago this week be interested?
looks at what worked for UCLA's offense in Lincoln last year.
The defensive line
* is aiming for greatness this year despite its youth.
Ameer Abdullah's speaking role
* in Chicago could further raise his profile.
The LJS previews the Huskers' nonconference foes
, plus conference opponents Illinois
, Michigan State
. Also: Penn State
, Ohio State
Randy Gregory and Ameer Abdullah are preseason first-team all-conference
picks in a BTN.com media poll.
Nebraska appears to be out of the picture for Hunter Dale
Ex-Husker DeAndre Wills
appears headed to UAB or Jacksonville State.
The Hail Varsity yearbook cover story
provides insights into Ameer Abdullah's ascent and his decision to stay in 2014.
A new contract
for Ndamukong Suh doesn't appear imminent, and his status beyond 2014 may be a concern
for the Lions.
The Huskers' offense has plenty of room for improvement on third down
Cornerback recruit Eric Lee
says he's on track to graduate early and enroll at Nebraska in January.
A case is made
that ESPN should do a 30-for-30 installment on the 1990s Huskers.
Tickets to the Big Ten Championship Game to on sale Saturday, Aug. 2
Miami is previewed at No. 49
in USA Today's countdown.
Do you follow recruiting year round? Sound off in our poll
Nebraska running back commit Kendall Bussey
talks about getting bigger and better, plus his plans to visit multiple schools this fall.
ESPN.com's Brian Bennett says Nebraska's schedule dictates that the Huskers will need to be road warriors
to win the Big Ten West.
Check out this video
of Husker players and other participants in last weekend's Uplifting Athletes run for pediatric brain cancer research.
Nebraska's O-line is among 15 units in the Big Ten with the most to prove
this season, says BTN.com's Tom Dienhart.
Matt Davison will speak at Big Red Night
in Columbus on Aug. 8.
Randy Gregory is No. 9 and Ameer Abdullah No. 20 in this Top 100 ranking
of college football players for 2014.
Steve Sipple sees John Garrison continuing to rise as a recruiter
Former Husker Rob Zatechka
is highlighted in a countdown to the awarding of the 2014 Campbell Trophy.
Sam McKewon explains why his pick to win the Big Ten West
* is a team not named Wisconsin or Nebraska.
Corn Nation previews Michigan State
, which enters 2014 without the question marks it had on offense a year ago.
Fresno State is previewed in the No. 51
spot in USA Today's countdown.
Two Miami stars – running back Duke Johnson and linebacker Denzel Perryman – are using criticism as motivation
Steve Sipple sees similar versatility
in Ameer Abdullah and Ahman Green.
Hunter Dale is expected to make his college choice, for real this time, on Wednesday
,* and O-lineman Mirko Jurkovic is set to decide today
Tad Stryker says Imani Cross must rediscover his beast
and help give the Huskers a 1-2 punch capable of wearing down defenses.
Rex Burkhead faces another battle for a roster spot
Ahman Green is inducted into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame
The Huskers may be facing their weakest lineup of opposing quarterbacks
* in nearly a decade, Sam McKewon writes.
The LJS chews on some numbers
from last season that might point to what to expect from the Huskers in 2014.
Corn Nation previews the Huskers' first conference opponent, Illinois
, a team with a lot of new faces on offense.
six field goals -- including the game-winner
with 28 seconds left -- give Ottawa an 18-17 CFL victory over Toronto.
Randy York shares quick insights from three former Huskers
: Cory Schlesinger, Dan Pensick and Monte Kratzenstein.
HuskerOnline's rundown of the top 40 Huskers concludes with Nos. 1-5
In a new video
, Husker athletes from out of state note that there's much more
to Nebraska than corn. Also, several freshmen
explain why they chose Nebraska and why they play football.
Sam McKewon says the Huskers might be wise to go the juco route
* to make up ground at a couple of thin positions.
Barry Switzer and the OWH's Lee Barfknecht are among the voters
selected for a new college football poll.
It'll be Husker day
on Friday on the Big Ten Network.
Paul McCartney had a way of connecting with Husker fans
How far down the road to paying players should colleges go? Derek Johnson
offers some ideas but isn't buying the "exploited" argument.
Husker cornerback commit Eric Lee
discusses his recruitment and more with Jeremy Pernell.
Hail Varsity's Brandon Vogel makes an argument for a high-profile neutral-site opener
for the Huskers.
Sam McKewon's virtual "Big Ten/SEC college football challenge" has the southerners edging the north
,* but not by much.
Former Husker and former addict Ricky Simmons
shares his motivational message with Lincoln high school students.
is set for Friday, Aug. 1st, at Memorial Stadium.
Seven Nebraska games are in the upper half
of Tom Dienhart's top 50 Big Ten games of 2014.
Troy Henderson, the linebacker from Ohio who delayed his commitment after getting a Nebraska offer, opts for Syracuse
There's still time to get it on the 2014 Husker Salute
Freshman wide receiver Jariah Tolbert
pleads guilty to a marijuana charge and not guilty to obstruction.
Junior Sam Burtch is approaching the season with the confidence
to be his own man at wide receiver.
A Northwestern fan site has the Nebraska game
circled in purple.
Former Husker Ben Martin
pleads guilty to drug and gun charges.
Check out Nos. 21-25
in HuskerOnline's top 40 players
An ESPN.com analysis
has NU pegged for 7 or 8 regular-season wins.
: Will Ameer Abdullah have double-digit rushing TDs in 2014?
* to Dear Old Nebraska U aren't likely to change any time soon.
At an Omaha event, John Papuchis and Tim Beck speak highly of the talent
* on the Huskers' roster
Safety prospect Hunter Dale
* has the Huskers in his top 10.
looks at Husker question marks, transfer options and a pair of statistical trends.
Enter to win a pair of 2014 season tickets
on the 30-yard line to benefit St. Augustine Episcopal Church in Elkhorn and its youth ministry program.
The Saskatchewan Roughriders add Ciante Evans
to their practice roster.
Former Husker great Rich Glover
offers lessons in sports and life at his youth football camp in New Jersey.
One we missed last month: College Football News' preview
of the Huskers
Minnesota's Jerry Kill
* discusses the Gophers' progress and more.
Nebraska was left out of ESPN.com's 25-team Future Power Rankings, and Brian Bennett says the omission seems like a slight
NU is near the bottom in BTN.com's ranking of Big Ten special teams
Offensive coordinator Tim Beck
talks with BTN.com about Tommy Armstrong's development and more.
is taking its show on the road this week, with stops still to come in Broken Bow, Holdrege, Grand Island and Nebraska City.
The Huskers are given 5-to-1 odds
to win the Big Ten championship, and 50-to-1 odds for the national title.
Miami-Nebraska is ranked No. 5
among Big Ten nonconference games by ESPN.com, and Nebraska-Fresno State is No. 16
Nebraska is tops in Tom Dienhart's Big Ten linebacker
No. 36 in the OWH's player countdown is I-back Adam Taylor
Here's another indication of how crucial it is for the Huskers to get better at winning the field position
Nebraska's recruiting season
has lacked summertime booms, but the class remains strong in quality if not quantity.
season gets under way
with Ameer Abdullah in the running for the Maxwell and Hornung awards, Randy Gregory on the Bednarik list, and Kenny Bell on the Horning
Athlon Sports has 11 essential Big Ten stats
for 2014, including one involving the number four for Nebraska.
month in Husker history: Derek Brown
must wait a year.
The LJS highlights 14 Huskers
* who'll be crucial in 2014.
The OWH reviews the year in Nebraska men's
* and women's
Former Husker John Bond shares his memories of coach Bill Jennings
An offer from Nebraska causes three-star linebacker Troy Henderson Jr.
of Ohio to delay his decision.
A U.S. flag
provided a memorable and iconic moment for Husker athletes assisting in the tornado cleanup in Pilger
Hear Damon Bennings thoughts on the step Nebraska must take
to improve the perception of the program.
Tim Beck talks about unionization, fan pressure and more in Part 3
of his interview with Corn Nation.
Ameer Abdullah is No. 2 and Imani Cross No. 13 on Athlon's
list of top Big Ten running backs for 2014.
Ndamukong Suh is No. 7
on an NFL.com list of top players of the 2000s, and Memorial Stadium is No. 12
among college football stadiums.
ESPN.com's Brian Bennett and Mitch Sherman offer two takes
on whether Nebraska should be unhappy with the Big Ten's expansion.
Here are HuskerOnline's Mount Rushmore safeties
Dirk Chatelain sees Nebraska as being on the wrong side of a divisional disparity
* in the bigger Big Ten.
Randy York shares his top 10 photos
from the whistle-stop tour.
Tim Beck discusses the details of the Hail Mary
Alonzo Moore is No. 43
in the OWH's player countdown.
Ron Kellogg III is cited for giving a beer to a minor
* in North Platte.
As the Big Ten grows to 14, here's a look at the conferences changes
in size and shape since 1896. | Last 3 expansions
Here are the cornerbacks
on HuskerOnline's Mount Rushmore.
is part of the brief history of the New Orleans Breakers.
More from Saturday's whistle-stop tour: Miller
Sam McKewon summarizes where each Big Ten team stands in recruiting
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