Former Oregon State head coach, Mike Riley, 61, has been hired by Nebraska Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst to lead the Huskers back to gridiron glory. Riley is a native of Wallace, Idaho, and the son of a football coach. He played QB at Corvallis High School in Oregon, before moving to defensive back under Paul […]
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Sports Illustrated’s Stewart Mandel once again went on his critique of Huskers coach Bo Pelini in today’s mailbag column on si.com (you might have to manually jump to the second page). One of his readers sent in a question about the statistical importance of Bo Pelini’s career, mainly the one about him being one of an […]
In case you were hiding under a rock on Saturday, which I know a few of you were…here are the statements from Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst and Football Coach Bo Pelini. Here is Shawn Eichorst’s statement released Saturday morning: ‘My approach has always been to not comment publicly about our coaches until their full seasons […]
Where to start? If you needed to pick one game to say it was most representative of a Bo Pelini train wreck, I think today’s game fits the bill about as perfectly as you could find. Even the setting of Black Friday played in to the doom and gloom. Ron Kellogg tossed a pair of […]
Ron Kellogg III to Jordan Westerkamp on the Hail Mary. Animated GIF courtesy of SBNation
recap coming soon.
Nebraska rolls out of the bye week on homecoming weekend with a 39-19 win against Illinois. Tommy Armstrong Jr. got his 2nd consecutive start and drove Nebraska down the field to a touchdown on their opening possession. He would finish 8-13 with 136 yards and two touchdown passes. Ameer Abdullah lit up the scoreboard with […]
Congratulations to C.J. Zimmer. Here’s how he found out about the award. On the day of the announcement, C.J. thought he was simply speaking at a student assembly at Eastridge Elementary school. What he didn’t know was that his family would be there to surprise him with his trophy and let him know that he had made the […]
Nebraska rebounds from last weeks loss with a 59-20 victory against South Dakota State. recap coming soon.