Blog

Know The Foe: A Closer Look at Illinois 

Illini sport one of the nation’s youngest teams under second-year coach Lovie Smith. Source: Know The Foe: A Closer Look at Illinois – Huskers.com – Nebraska Athletics… Read more »

Big Ten Week 5 picks: Will Nebraska bottom out in Champaign?

Struggling Nebraska faces what suddenly seems like a tough trip to Illinois in Week 5, and Iowa and Michigan State will try to rebound from losses. Source:… Read more »

Coaching cycle 101: These will be hot names when carousel starts spinning

From ESPN Staff Writer Adam Rittenberg: The college coaching carousel isn’t spinning yet, but when it starts, candidate names will be flying like footballs out of the… Read more »

What’s wrong with the Nebraska Cornhuskers?

The Nebraska Cornhuskers announced Tuesday that they’ve hired former legendary center Dave Rimington as their interim athletic director, replacing the fired Shawn Eichorst. ESPN writers Adam Rittenberg… Read more »

Carriker Chronicles: Larry the Cable Guy on his time as a Husker fan, Dave Rimington, Scott Frost and more 

In Wednesday’s episode of Carriker Chronicles, Adam interviews Nebraska fan Dan Whitney, also known as Larry the Cable Guy, about his time as a Husker fan, Dave Rimington… Read more »

Stuck in the middle: Husker glory days seem far away — or never existed — to millennial fans | Football | omaha.com

The timing of the heartbreak is different. The coach is different and the quarterback is different, but for Nebraska fans ages 18 to 32, the anguish is… Read more »

Boyd Epley stumps for Mike Riley to get more time: ‘It’s just going to get better and better’ 

Nebraska coach Mike Riley needs more time in Lincoln to recruit better players who fit his system, said a key part of Nebraska football’s most dominant era…. Read more »

Former Nebraska All-American Dave Rimington named Huskers’ interim athletic director | 

Dave Rimington is returning to Nebraska, where he was considered one of the great players in college football and played on some of the Huskers’ great teams… Read more »

Husker notes: Joshua Kalu, Marcus Newby ruled out; Praise for Michael Decker, Brenden Jaimes 

Nebraska coach Mike Riley spent 80 seconds detailing injuries to 10 Huskers to open his weekly press conference Monday. Source: Husker notes: Joshua Kalu, Marcus Newby ruled… Read more »

Barfknecht: Scott Frost’s résumé suggests he is indeed ready for Nebraska job | Football | omaha.com

Lee Corso may have said Scott Frost isn’t ready for the Nebraska coaching job on “College Gameday,” but he didn’t look deep into Frost’s accolades. Source: Barfknecht:… Read more »

Nebraska Cornhuskers coach Mike Riley now has an uncertain future

Nebraska‘s administrative leadership met with the football coaching staff on Thursday to deliver the news that athletic director Shawn Eichorst had been fired. University system president Hank Bounds… Read more »

Nebraska isn’t the Nebraska it thinks it is anymore

Firing Eichorst isn’t a big loss for Nebraska. He was an awkward fit, never comfortable with the external demands of the job. Eichorst is a buttoned-up lawyer… Read more »