Time To Mount The Badgers

Last year in Madison, the Badgers delivered the Huskers a bitter pill on an icy cold November day. In case you need a refresher, Melvin Gordon had a game for the ages, rushing for an NCAA-record 408 yards and four touchdowns. Against the Blackshirts. Now here they come again, but this time both teams have […]

Huskers Ranked 16th In Coach’s Poll

Nebraska is ranked 16th in the first coaches poll of the year. Fellow Big 10 conference foes Michigan (8th), Wisconsin (12th) and Michigan State (13th) are ranked ahead of the Big Red. So the Legends represent 3 of the top 20 spots. While the Leaders represent 1. Time for division name changes in my book. […]

Four Downs: Nebraska vs Iowa

Well, Nebraska wins the “Heroes Game” and finishes the season the with my predicted record of 9-3. It was a solid season, with playmakers making the difference in key games. Let’s keep it with playmakers. First Down: Lavonte David, Team MVP – Outside of Mike Rozier, what other junior college transfer has had an impact like Lavonte […]

Bigger Than Football

At first, I was surprised to learn that Bo Pelini thought yesterday’s game against Penn State should not have been played. But now that I’ve read David Haugh’s Chicago Tribune op-ed on the game, it makes more sense to me. To say this football game was revealing has nothing to do with either Penn State […]