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Let It Show

Let It Show

When defensive tackle Kevin Williams tore his ACL the first time, his mom stepped in, urging him to work hardest on keeping the negative thoughts away. She really had to...
Hot Reads: Sportsmusic

Hot Reads: Sportsmusic

The intersection of sports and music is a busy one. It’s generally OK when sports, its own entity, uses popular music, also its own thing. Both exist separately, but can...
Tale of the Tape: Fresno State

Tale of the Tape: Fresno State

Typically a football game comes down to two things — talent and execution. When your team is markedly better at both, you’ll see a result like you did when Nebraska...
Mailbag: Would You Have Gone for 2?

Mailbag: Would You Have Gone for 2?

Happy Miami Week, Husker fans! After two big wins over Florida Atlantic and Fresno State and a wake-up call win over McNeese State, it’s clear Nebraska fans are ready for...
Hot Reads: Out of the Swamp?

Hot Reads: Out of the Swamp?

What was Charles P. Pierce doing in Iowa City last Saturday? I have no idea, really, but I’ve already told you that I’ll read Mr. Pierce on just about anything...
Huskers Run Win Streak to 5

Huskers Run Win Streak to 5

Following up on a 3-0 sweep in Dayton, Ohio, last week, Nebraska extended its winning streak to five matches after starting the season in an 0-2 hole. Wins over Denver...
Stat Comparison: Miami-Nebraska

Stat Comparison: Miami-Nebraska

In our ongoing effort to trumpet the value of yards per play statistics, here’s the statistical comparison between Miami and Nebraska in the major categories of rush, pass and total...
Hot Reads: The Bouncing Ball

Hot Reads: The Bouncing Ball

Are all fumbles created equally? Not really, according to this interesting analysis from Bill Connelly for Football Outsiders. Fumbles, from a statistical standpoint, are coin-flip propositions. Teams can generally expect...