October 26, 2017

Linebackers Luke Gifford and Tyrin Ferguson and offensive tackle David Knevel will miss the Purdue game, but the defensive secondary should be at full strength. Here’s video with more from Mike Riley after Thursday’s practice. | Notes: 1, 2, 3, 4,* 5,* 6 | McKewon recap

Fox Sports’ Joel Klatt says if Nebraska doesn’t shell out $5 million to hire Scott Frost this year, someone else will. | Discuss

Coaches are pushing for greater consistency from the tight ends.

A case is made for getting Jaylin Bradley more involved in the offense.

The OWH finds the year three* records of Power 5 coaches to be a mixed bag.

Adam Carriker gives his prediction and keys to the Purdue game. | More picks | No Huddle preview

Coach Jeff Brohm wants to see more scrambling from Purdue’s quarterbacks. | Scouting report*

October 25, 2017

Mike Riley’s pay ranks 42nd nationally and 11th* in the Big Ten, according to USA Today’s latest database update.

New Athletic Director Bill Moos outlines his vision in a round of interviews with local media.

The father of freshman quarterback Tristan Gebbia says parting ways with Mike Riley would be a “huge mistake” for Nebraska. | December complications

Tre Bryant provides a post-surgery update via Twitter.

Big plays have vexed Purdue’s defense this season.

Fresh off his stint as the interim A.D., Dave Rimington shares some insights on the latest Husker Doc Talk.

Nebraska is keeping its eyes open for a 2018 quarterback.

What’s the better job: Nebraska or Tennessee?

Jerald Foster says pride will always motivate the Huskers, no matter the team’s record.

Milt Tenopir talks about his bonds with his O-linemen in the latest Through These Gates: The Lost Tapes.

October 24, 2017

It will take time, but “we are going to create the best defense* in the country,” Bob Diaco* says after Tuesday’s practice. More: “Innovative” Purdue | Notes: Videos | 1, 2* | Photos

Scott Frost will want the timing to feel right for any move to a Power 5 job, says a former coaching cohort. | His playbook

This Saturday will be the 10th anniversary for the Husker Salute.*

Kenny Bell joins the Baltimore Ravens’ practice squad.

Position progress reports: O-line | Receivers

From Adam Carriker, what Mike Riley must do to keep his job.

Our printable 2-deeps and rosters for the Purdue game are available now.

When it comes to keeping a top job in athletics, personality and fit* go only so far, Tom Shatel writes.

Former Husker O-lineman Matt Slauson will miss the rest of the L.A. Chargers’ season with a biceps injury.

The bye week allowed the Huskers to recharge* their batteries, do some self-evaluation and take stock of their goals.*

October 23, 2017

Danny Langsdorf is considering some new wrinkles, including a greater role for the tight ends, to get the offense in gear. More from Monday’s practice: Videos | Notes: 1, 2*

Duty at guard could be in the cards for Matt Farniok.*

Husker Dan notes that Nebraska has plenty of high-profile company in its struggles this season.

A nugget from CBS Sports’ Dennis Dodd adds fuel to the Scott Frost speculation.

Bill Moos sends a message to season ticket holders on his first day as athletic director. | Radio show

Nebraska will apply for a medical redshirt for I-back Tre Bryant,* who will have season-ending knee surgery tomorrow. Also, two linebackers are iffy for Saturday due to injury. More from Monday’s press conference: Video | McKewon recap | Notes: 1, 2,* 3* | Christopherson’s 5 takesDepth chart | Game notes

The Northwestern game gets a 2:30 p.m. start and BTN telecast.

Athlon writers don’t like Nebraska’s bowl chances.

Sam McKewon looks at the ins and outs of Tanner Lee’s improvement.* | 4 keys* | 5 burning questions

Tom Osborne discusses how the football team affects the state’s psyche in the latest installment of Through These Gates: The Lost Tapes.

October 22, 2017

Jeff Brohm is quickly building a success story* at Purdue despite Saturday’s loss at Rutgers.

Nebraska enters the week as a 6.5-point underdog to Purdue. | Discuss 

What will the Huskers’ final record be, and will they make a bowl? Adam Carriker gives his predictions.

The Boilermakers are pointing to a lack of focus as they evaluate their loss to Rutgers.

Longtime Husker commit Cameron Jurgens of Beatrice suffers a season-ending ankle injury.*

Always building: That’s Bill Moos* as profiled in depth by the OWH.

This week in Husker history: Best team ever? That was being said about Nebraska after a 1922 rout of Missouri.

Take a look at how the Boilermakers and Huskers match up statistically.

International fans* adjust their sleep hours to follow the Huskers.

October 21, 2017

Scott Frost’s rise brings a degree of clarity to an uncomfortable discussion at Nebraska, Steve Sipple writes.

The offense needs to deliver, Sam McKweon writes in his bye-week review of the Huskers’ season. More midseason assessments: | Offense* | Defense* | MVPs: Spielman, Gifford | The running backs | Four keys*

The Huskers are likely to have some key players back next Saturday.

Next week’s opponent, Purdue, is a 14-12 upset victim at Rutgers.