Zac Lee says hes at ease with the role hes taking on.
The K.C. Star visits the Ohio steel town that helped mold three Big 12 coaches.
Saturdays Legends Radio Show guests will be Bob Liggett, Ken Geddes & Mike Wynn.
The UConn HuskyPedia™ site joins the SportsPedia® network.
Whats the secret to the walk-on programs success? Lee Barfknecht takes a look.
Carl Pelini sees improvement in the defense despite inexperience in some spots.
A conversation with Jacob Hickman provides an unofficial O-line depth chart.
Staff stability should be a plus for Bo Pelinis second season.
A writers plea to Heisman voters: Think inside the tackle box.
If everyone on defense is playing a step faster as Rickey Thenarse says, the payoff could be big, Tad Stryker writes.
Decommits from 2008 form a sizable lineup of Husker foes in 2009.
Tom Shatel and Sam McKewon see this season as a steppingstone to better things in 2010. Steve Sipple shares some observations from the 24 practices of fall camp.
A tough economy has been no match for the state's passion for Husker football.
The drive for perfection in practices has had its up and down days.
John Papuchis describes Mathew Mays ascent from obscurity as a walk-on.
Tickets for the first three home games are still available.
From the Kansas City Star, a look at the strong connection between the football program and the people of Nebraska.
Its the Year of the Horn, says Nebraska StatePapers Big 12 preview.
Starting positions are still up for grabs as the Huskers enter game-week mode. Notes from Fridays practice: 1, 2, 3, 4
Rickey Thenarse has earned respect in his home neighborhood in Watts. More player features: Matt OHanlon, Will Henry
Howard Schnellenberger torches a big Nebraska "N" at a preseason bonfire & rally.
Paul Jacobsen talks about his passion for collecting Husker audio & video recordings. (Jake is the guy behind the Lyell files.)
Therell be no crawling into a shell for the offense, Shawn Watson says.
Staying humble and focused is paying dividends for Niles Paul.
Adi Kunalic changes things up in pursuit of better hang time on his kickoffs.
The defensive backs turn more attention to creating turnovers.
Injuries put a crimp on Florida Atlantics practices.
From Sam McKewon, commentary on Bo Pelini and the media.
The coaches see improved effort at Thursdays practice, and theres a youth movement at linebacker. | Notes: 1, 2 | Camp calendar
The defenses hopes begin with the line, Steve Sipple writes.
The minimum bid has been received on each of the throwback uniforms being auctioned by the Athletic Department.
Alex Henerys big kick last November provided a lift thats still being felt.
Heres some pay-per-view info for the Florida Atlantic game.
A lack of consistency at Wednesdays practice irks Bo Pelini. Notes: 1, 2, 3 | Player features: Ryan Hill, Barry Turner
Tom Osborne objects to Bud Lights red Fan Cans.
Join Carl Pelini, Tommie Frazier, Brenden Stai and others on the Big Red Cruise.
Ex-Husker Jordan Congdon wins the starting kicking job at USC.
A trade sends Russ Hochstein from the Patriots to Denver.
Cody Green leads in the race for No. 2 at quarterback. Ted Gilmore waits for more of the wide receivers to step up. Notes from Tuesday's practice: 1, 2, 3
The first Football Friday gathering will include Matt Davison & Tommie Frazier.
A series with Syracuse appears to be in the works.
Eric Warfield is sentenced for a fourth DUI infraction.
Five tight ends are in contention for significant playing time this fall.
Marcus Mendoza is back to a position he finds more natural. More from Mondays practice: 1, 2, 3, 4 | Player features: Mathew May, Sean Fisher, Latravis Washington, Jacob Hickman
Convicted of first-degree murder, Thunder Collins insists he was the fall guy.
Larry Asante has turned into a better leader as he enters his senior season.
Attention is nothing new for freshman I-back Rex Burkhead.
Marcel Jones copes with trying to master both tackle positions on the O-line.
Quentin Castilles exit narrows the Huskers margin for error in 2009 but opens a door for Rex Burkhead and several others.
Zac Lee has the poise it takes to deliver on a big stage, those who know him say. More player features: Roy Helu, Mike McNeill
Bo Pelini says Saturdays scrimmage was good but that the team is a long way from being game-ready. Notes: 1, 2
Alex Henery and five other walk-ons are placed on scholarship.
Speed & versatility are in high demand as NU leans heavily on the nickel defense.
Early tensions have evolved into friendship for Roy Helu & Eric Hagg. More player features: Menelik Holt, Curenski Gilleylen, Jared Crick
Milt Tenopir says the program is making strides but fans must be patient.
Linebacker Sean Fisher works at putting his rare combination of attributes to use.
Its a more seasoned kickoff-return crew after last seasons on-the-job training.
Carl Pelini has praise for Suh & the defense after Thursdays practice. | Player features: Crick, Cassidy, Hagg | Notes: 1, 2
Tad Stryker assesses Bo Pelini's task of closing the gap with the Sooners.
The Sidetrack Band VA Tech concerts get a change of venue and add a tailgate.
Jacob Hickman says adversity can make the O-line a stronger unit.
Ron Brown sees a wealth of potential in his group of tight ends.
Will the second season of the Pelini era see Nebraska make The Jump?
Tommie Frazier & Trev Alberts will be part of a fundraiser Friday for the Omaha Firefighters Memorial and Salvation Army.
David Max makes a return visit to Web Talk with Bob at 3 p.m. Thursday.
Milt Tenopir is the headliner for Thursdays Walk-On Club gathering in Hastings, and John Papuchis will do the honors next week in Lincoln.
Driven to play one more season, Andy Christensen is in the hunt for a starting job. More player features: Castille, Henery, Lee, Turner & Allen
Nebraskas resurgence begins on the O-line, the K.C. Star writes.
Niles Paul has become the guy at wide receiver, Shawn Watson says. Meanwhile, Menelik Holt knows this is his last chance to hit it big. More from Wednesday's practices: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Husker Dan checks in with some preseason observations and predictions.
Theres still time to enter Californians for Nebraskas drawing for Fla. Atlantic tickets.
The coaches dont intend to hold back on parts of the playbook to protect Zac Lee. And Cody Greens maturity is an asset as he learns the offense.
Derek Meyer is eager just to play football again after sitting out the past 2½ seasons. More player features: Terrence Moore, Pierre Allen
Fullback Tyler Legate wows his coaches with his toughness and attention to detail.
Niles Paul wants to be the guy who makes it happen this year on punt returns.
Cornerback Anthony Blue is feeling up to speed again, both physically and mentally.
Improved consistency makes Keith Williams a potential star at left guard. More player features: Zac Lee, Anthony West, Barry Turner
Ex-Husker Kevin Dixon tries to make the most of his second chance at Troy.
Bo Pelini gets it, and that alone is cause for celebration, SI.com says.
The Denver Post spotlights Shawn Watson in its preview of the Huskers.
Quentin Castille makes ball security an area of extra focus.
Kelvin Clark & Tom Sorley will be Saturday's guests on the Legends Radio Show.
Nutritionist Josh Hingst tries to make sure each player is properly fueled.
Coaching special teams is a group effort, but John Papuchis ties it all together.
Tim Tebow and Tommie Frazier may have far more in common that you think. The same goes for their championship teams.
Extensive film study firms up the secondarys grasp of the defensive system.
With the first rest day of camp here, the coming week is when a big jump forward must occur, Bo Pelini says. The OWH takes stock.
Shawn Watson discusses what each offensive coach brings to the table.
Visiting players from the 1962 team see shades of Devaney in Bo Pelini.
Back by popular demand: Brian Browns printable HPedia football schedule card.
Ndamukong Suh says itll take hard work to rank among NUs greats on the D-line.
Ex-Huskers footballers will play in a benefit hoops game organized by Eric Warfield.
The L.A. Times previews Nebraska, which it ranks at No. 20.
Missouri is selling tickets for its home game against NU.
Tim Beck says it will take time to determine whos No. 3 at I-back.
The offense seems to have the tools for a more vertical passing game.
Steve Sipple senses theres a harder edge to this year's training camp.
In Wisconsin, the Madison Mad City Huskers will have a get-together August 22nd.
On the D-line, Jared Crick knows he must make teams pay for doubling up on Ndamukong Suh. And end Pierre Allen aims to build on his strong showing of 2008.
Quarterback Kody Spano is out for the season after suffering a torn ACL in the same knee he injured earlier this year. | BBS discussion.
Tickets for four of the first five home games are available.
Indirect paths turn two former rivals in eight-man football into teammates.
The N.Y. Times College Sports Blog predicts a 9-3 finish as it previews the Huskers.
Will two walk-ons start at linebacker when the season opens?
Lawrence Phillips racks up another assault conviction in California.
Former Husker, future Tusker? Joe Ganz will take another shot at a QB job.
Carl Pelini says after Tuesday's practice that there's hot competition at all positions. One battle is between Blake Lawrence and Mathew May. Notes: 1, 2, 3
Ndamukong Suh makes it onto the 40-man watch list for the Outland Trophy.
Derrie Nelson & Russell Gary are Saturday's Legends Radio Show guests.
Marcus Mendoza knows that speed alone wont win him playing time at receiver.
Quentin Castille says he went home to Texas to get some things right.
Tom Shatel says a redshirt for freshman QB Cody Green might not be a given.
Ndamukong Suh is No. 10 on CollegeFootballNews list of top players for 2009.
Shawn Watson seems to have the weapons on offense to give other teams fits. He plans to pick his spots for use of a hurry-up approach.
Barrett Ruud is emerging as a leader of the defense for the Tampa Bay Bucs.
Ndamukong Suhs biggest task? Making his teammates better, Tad Stryker writes.
Baylor is selling tickets for its home game against the Huskers.
Mike Ekeler says his linebackers must become more physical.
Nebraska is fourth in Tim Griffin's preseason Big 12 power rankings.
As Barney Cotton looks for the right combination on the O-line, undersized center Mike Caputo makes his case with power, leverage & tenacity. Notes from Sundays practice: Receiving depth, Niles Paul, Chris Brooks, Timing (1, 2), Chatter
Larry Asante hopes to benefit from Mike Minters tutelage.
Brandon Kinnies former coach says the receiver has great potential but says stardom shouldnt be expected in his first season in Lincoln.
Its a fresh start for a slimmed-down Phillip Dillard. And Barry Turner comes back fully mended and better-schooled in the defense.
The university is auctioning four field-level-experience tickets for the Sept. 5th opener.
Players describe a summer conditioning season marked by accountability and intensity. | Video | Notes: 1, 2 | Commentary: Shatel, Sipple | Fan Day: 1, 2, 3, 4
Register for the Halo of Hope Foundations Husker Hog Ride on Aug. 29.
Four weeks before kickoff, things heat up today with the first practice of preseason camp. | An Ode to August | Fan Day facts & map
ESPN.coms Tim Griffin lists his three predictions for Nebraska.
Matt OHanlon enters preseason camp as the hunted instead of the hunter. More: Five position battles | McNeill's expectations | Fan Day pointers
Join the Sidetrack Band at the VA Tech game.
The Huskers barely crack the top 40 in CollegeFootballNews preseason rankings.
Opportunity knocks for Zack Bowman, and the former Husker is responding.
Fans most-cherished memorabilia often comes with a story behind it.
Roy Helu Jr. is named to the watch list for the Doak Walker Award.
Out-of-staters alert: Walk Ons: Huskers Edge can be seen via webcast. Randy York says its more about Nebraskas culture than football.
Did a lack of longevity keep Bob Devaney off the TSN list of greatest coaches?
Steve Sipple says the Big 12 cant afford to fall further behind in the TV-revenue race.
A torn ACL apparently has ended Stewart Bradley's season with Philadelphia.
See how various aspects of the NU program stacked up in a player poll at Big 12 Media Days : Fans | Stadium | Coach | Mascot | Uniforms
The electronic version of the 2009 media guide is now available for downloading.
Colorado has single-game Nebraska-CU tickets for sale.
How vital are running the ball & stopping the run? The OWH looks at the numbers.