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Stryker: Soft September in Lincoln

9/16/17 | Tad Stryker
Endless Summer. That sounds like carefree days indeed. Were the Beach Boys thinking of Mike Riley’s Nebraska football program when they recorded that album? Unfortunately for Riley and his coaching staff, it’s September now and they have to play real football games. After a brutally disappointing 21-17 loss to Northern Illinois, the Huskers are 1-2 and reeling. A coach who…

Husker Dan: Time for a gut check

9/16/17 | Husker Dan
No. Illinois 21, Nebraska 17 Let that sink in for a while. Nebraska finished the non-con season going 1-2 against three unranked teams. And the lone win was against Arkansas State in a game that came down to the last play. And with that scare, Nebraska could very easily be 0-3. And what is going to happen once conference play…

Postgame video: 2017 Arkansas State

9/16/17 | HuskerMax
 Mike Riley    Danny Langsdorf    Cole Conrad    Jerald Foster    Stanley Morgan    Lamar Jackson    Nick Gates    Tanner Lee    Tre Bryant    JD Spielman    Eric Lee  Tyjon Lindsey    Luke Gifford    Chris Weber    Dicaprio Bootle    Luke McNitt

Highlights: 2017 Arkansas State @ Nebraska

9/16/17 | HuskerMax
 Huskers.com highlights ?? from yesterday's W.?????? #GBR pic.twitter.com/x94v2flrTJ— Nebraska Football (@HuskerFBNation) September 3, 2017    BTN highlights    De'Mornay Pierson-El TD, fourth quarter    Joshua Kalu INT, fourth quarter    Wilbon TD, second quarter    Morgan TD, first quarter    Spielman TD, first quarter      Tunnel walk    Additional highlights Viewable at ESPN

Rally falls short in Eugene

9/9/17 | HuskerMax
After giving up 42 points in the first half, the Huskers held Oregon scoreless the rest of the way with help from this Aaron Williams interception, but a late turnover foiled Nebraska’s rally. Get all the coverage, commentary and multimedia on the game page.

Stryker: Scary B-movie finish ends well for Big Red

9/3/17 | Tad Stryker
Did you ever have one of those dreams where you’re almost safely home, but out of nowhere, a pursuing monster comes closer and closer, and the harder you run, the slower you move? Yeah, a real B-film climax. That’s what Nebraska-Arkansas State degenerated into. Luckily for Nebraska fans – at least the ones who stayed to the final play –…

That 1997 vibe

7/27/17 | HuskerMax
The Huskers’ alternate uniforms for 2017 have a mesh look that pays homage to the 1997 national championship team. They will be worn in the Oct. 7 game against Wisconsin. From University of Nebraska Athletics: The University of Nebraska and adidas Football today unveiled the new Husker '97 alternate football uniform, which will be worn Saturday, October 7 vs. Wisconsin.…

Coin-toss surprise

7/21/17 | Web Apps
After ten months away from home, welcome Home Staff Sergeant Hawke. pic.twitter.com/TzOcrJjysg — Nebraska Football (@HuskerFBNation) April 15, 2017

Stryker: Great moments reborn while examining the Huskers by number

7/23/16 | Tad Stryker
Memorable moments are like cherished snapshots, and Husker football history is filled with them. As I look back at my favorite Nebraska football moments of all time, it quickly becomes obvious that not many of them took place last fall, but there’s one I’ll always remember. Although wins over Michigan State and UCLA were the highlights, and the Tommy Armstrong-to-Brandon…

Hail Mary: 2013 Northwestern-Nebraska

11/2/13 | HuskerMax
  Northwestern @ Nebraska, Nov. 2, 2013 Nebraska and Northwestern radio calls are below BTN Live interviews: Kellogg | Westerkamp & Davison               It was a pleasure having @JordanWesty1 in studio today to re-watch his 2013 Hail Mary game. Full video on BTN's FB: https://t.co/kI1RjLiGTV— Alex Roux (@arouxBTN) April 26, 2017      …

“Close the Gates of Mercy”

3/18/12 | HuskerMax
Coach Francis Schmidt earned his unusual nickname by running up the score with a wide-open offense in the era between the two world wars. He’s in college football’s Hall of Fame, yet few Nebraska fans today seem aware of this innovative former Cornhusker.

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12/19/11 | HuskerMax
Chime in on the latest Husker topics on our polls page. A new question is released every Monday and Thursday. Submit your best questions at huskermax@squareoffs.com
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