December 24, 2017

Carved in Wood River: See Hail Varsity’s December print-edition story on Scott Frost’s roots.

This week in Husker history: A 1932 old-timers’ charity game featuring the likes of Guy Chamberlin, Ed Weir, “Link” Lyman and “Blue” Howell draws 4,000-plus fans to Memorial Stadium.

December 23, 2017

Boyd Epley is excited for his protege Zach Duval, the new head strength and conditioning coach for Husker football.

Mick Tingelhoff’s signature* uplifts a struggling fan.

Here are five things* and 15 Nebraska targets to watch* in the weeks leading up to the Feb. 7 signing day. | Swinson to Mizzou | Scholarship chart

Here’s a detailed breakdown of Scott Frost’s offense. | Finebaum interview

December 22, 2017

Defensive back Deontai Williams is determined to make a statement once he arrives in Lincoln next month. | Eight early enrollees

Chris Jones will play in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl.*

Receiver Justin McGriff from Tampa is officially on board on the final day of the December early-signing period. | 2018 class

Adam Carriker explains why the walk-on program’s resurgence is important.

Through These Gates: The Lost Tapes — Tommie Frazier on the one word that describes Husker fans.

December 21, 2017

Troy Walters on the offense: “Everything we do is going to be in attack mode.” | Audio

How will Scott Frost handle life in the fishbowl?* Dirk Chatelain examines potential pitfalls and past coaches’ missteps.

USA Today looks at Scott Frost’s blueprint for Nebraska.

Junior college linebacker Will Honas has signed with the Huskers. | Coverage & highlights | Commentary: Clouse, McKewon* | Discuss | 2018 class

Contract details for the assistant coaches are released.

Nebraska is a prime example of how the eating is better in the Power 5 conferences.

December 20, 2017

Scott Frost* says the 2018 recruiting class is far from complete after Wednesday’s early signings, but he’s happy to have landed his “favorite guy in the country” at QB. There’s lots more coverage and commentary from the coach’s teleconference here. | Walk-ons: 1, 2, 3* | Transcript | Carriker commentaryClass of 2018

Greg Bell, an All-America juco running back, announces he’ll be a Husker.* | Highlights

A long-rumored flip finally happens as receiver Cameron Brown signs with Ohio State.

As expected, tight end Katerian Legrone, a former UCF commit, has picked the Huskers.* | Highlights

Still weighing his options, juco linebacker Will Honas* may or may not sign this week. | Swinson deciding* | Went elsewhere: 1,* 2

The first signatures are in, which means the first check marks on our recruiting page. Follow the action there, on our Twitter feed or on the BBS. | Predictions

Adrian Martinez talks with Adam Carriker about the open competition at QB and why he’s so excited to play for Scott Frost.

The defensive secondary is an area of need as early signing day arrives. | Stockpiling TEs* | Flipping coasts* | Primer

Bryson Williams tells how the previous staff dropped the ball in his recruitment.

Quarterback recruit Adrian Martinez is itching to compete again after his lengthy layoff. | Decade of QB recruiting*

Through These Gates: The Lost Tapes — Johnny Rodgers talks about wanting to sign with USC until meeting legendary coach Bob Devaney.

December 19, 2017

Erik Chinander says he’s “proud to be the caretaker” of the Blackshirt tradition and wants a defense that’s as fast and aggressive as Scott Frost’s offense.

Bowling Green hires former Husker assistant Carl Pelini as defensive coordinator.

Husker Doc Talk: Final thoughts on an eventful year.

Here are some storylines* and what to know as Nebraska enters the early signing period Wednesday. | 5 players to watch | When & where | Ticker | 2018 class

Chad Kelsay discusses the future of Husker football on the Big Red Cobcast.

Sports on Earth’s Matt Brown gives Nebraska an F grade as he reviews the Big Ten season but places Stanley Morgan on his all-conference team.

December 18, 2017

Sports psychologist Jack Stark* says he would consider a return to the Husker football program.

Scott Frost is named the national Coach of the Year by AP. | Discuss

Through These Gates: The Lost Tapes — Tommie Frazier talks about the ups and downs of being a star athlete.

December 17, 2017

No position is more important than quarterback for Nebraska to get right,* Sam McKewon writes. | Sipple on Martinez*

The HuskerMax Frosty Koozies are in stock. Order now for your stocking stuffer.

A knee injury suffered Sunday by Rex Burkhead is less serious than initially feared.

Adam Carriker says there’s plenty that Husker football can learn from Nebraska volleyball’s championships.

Husker Dan gives his game-by-game prediction of how the 2018 season will unfold.

Kearney Catholic QB Matt Masker will join the team* as a preferred walk-on.

This weekend’s visit solidified the commitment of Tate Wildeman, who now plans to sign early. | Ticker

Mississippi juco safety Deontai Williams, formerly pledged to Florida, has committed to the Huskers. | Highlights & coverage | Class of 2018 | Discuss

This week in Husker history: Steve Pederson leaves Pitt to accept the post of athletic director at Nebraska.

Get your Volleyball National Championship attire here.

Husker defensive coordinator Erik Chinander made takeaways a point of emphasis at Central Florida.

December 16, 2017

Congrats to the volleyball Huskers on their fifth national championship! View highlights of Nebraska’s 3-1 win over Florida here, and get more coverage on our game page. | Carriker gut reaction | Sunday celebration