Articles by David Max

Limited Edition Nebraska Five-Time Football National Champions Bobblehead

8/29/19 | David Max
The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum just unveiled an officially licensed, limited edition bobblehead commemorating Nebraska’s five football National Championships. The bobblehead features Nebraska mascot Herbie Husker surrounded by five championship rings on the base of the bobblehead, which is in the shape of Nebraska’s logo. A commemorative backing lists the years of Nebraska’s titles, which were in 1970,…

Sneak Peek of Day by Day Husker Movie

8/20/19 | David Max
  The first exclusive Sneak Peek of the movie Day By Day will be shown Friday Sept. 6, at The Embassy Suites in Boulder, CO from 6 PM - 10 PM.  A story when Nebraska reigned supreme above all others from 1993-1997. Only 400 tickets are available.   Event website:   The evening will be MC’d by Ahman Green and attended…

Nebraska-Colorado Tailgate Sept. 7

8/15/19 | David Max
Blur Parties will be hosting a BIG tailgate before the Colorado game this year. Here are the details. BLUR PARTIES BOULDER Blur Parties is hosting a Husker hospitality tailgate in the heart of Buffalo country. We reserved two hotels and blocked off the street in-between. We are ready for 2,000 Husker fans to join our pre-game tailgate and watch site…

FootballPedia Goes Live August 5, 2019

8/4/19 | David Max
Today we are officially launching a new web site - It has been a concept for 20 years to bring together the three aspects of current information, historical information and community forums to a sports team site. In order to prove that the concept would work Joe Hudson and I launched (now HuskerMax) on September 9, 1999. It…

Join the BigRedMax Wine Club

5/6/19 | David Max
Since moving to northern California in January of 2018, I have made friends with several local winery owners. They would like to give special offers to the readers of HuskerMax. Here is how it works. All you need to do is fill out the form below with your first and last name, email address and your zip code. You also have…

Frank Solich named 2019 AFCA President

1/7/19 | David Max
SAN ANTONIO, TEX. — Press Release: Ohio University head coach Frank Solich will lead the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) in 2019 as president of the organization. Solich, who moves up from first vice-president, succeeds outgoing president Bill Cronin of Georgetown (Ky.) College. Solich was elected president by members attending the Association’s 2019 convention this week in San Antonio, Texas.…

The Story Behind “Hail Varsity” and the “Band Song”

8/21/18 | David Max
with contributions from the Wolf and Tollefsen families Everyone is familiar with the NU fight song “Hail Varsity” that is played by the Cornhusker Marching Band at every Huskers game. “Hail Varsity” was composed in 1936. The lyrics were written by Joyce Ayres, a 1930 Nebraska graduate, and the music was composed by Wilbur Chenoweth. However, “Hail Varsity” was not…

Two for One HuskerMax BBS Special

12/23/17 | David Max
Between now and October 31, 2018 HuskerMax is offering the "2 for 1 Dave" special for the bulletin board. Every new member that signs up and every current member that renews between now and October 31st will receive an extra year on their subscription. You can sign up by clicking on the red Log In or Sign Up button in…

HuskerMax Frosty Koozies

12/7/17 | David Max
Get the latest version of the HuskerMax koozie. Scheduled to be available for shipping by Priority Mail by December 18th. May not make it in time for a stocking stuffer but it will be close. You'll have them in time for the Peach Bowl for sure. The price is $14.95 for a six pack of koozies with free Priority Mail…