Tag Archives: Bo Pelini

They Said It: Minnesota

Senior guard Jake Cotton on the pain of the loss: It sucks, but I’m proud of the guys. We fought ’til the end. We made mistakes, but we were going out to that last drive and I wouldn’t rather have...

Breakfast With Barrett Ruud

OMAHA, Neb. — Nebraska’s all-time leader tackler and one of Bo Pelini’s finest products on the defensive side of the ball is back with the Huskers. Barrett Ruud spoke Friday morning at the Big Red Breakfast after making quite a...


Tale Of The Tape: Wisconsin

Box or spill? The three-word defensive philosophical question that has driven Nebraska fans to madness after another blowout loss. There are two ways to defend power run plays, or those with a fullback and pulling guard, designed to give the...

Hot Reads: A Pelini Reader

Yesterday’s “what does it all mean?” press conference in Lincoln was bound to spur some thinking about the Huskers’ football program. Here today, that’s come to pass. There are almost too many stories to choose from, so let’s touch on...

Notes from Another Manic Monday

It was always going to be one of those awkward, self-evaluation Mondays in Lincoln. Nebraska fans have seen a few of them now in recent seasons. That’s what happens after another humbling loss in one of the Huskers’ biggest games — it...

They Said It: Wisconsin

Notable quotes from the Huskers’ 59-24 loss to Wisconsin. Bo Pelini on why the game flipped: I have no idea. I just told our guys, if you get hit in the mouth and things start going away from you, obviously...

Kenny Bell: True Self

Kenny Bell has always been willing to let people in, but if you think you know him based on his Twitter feed, think again. There’s a wall between Nebraska football players and the general public, separating student-athletes from the scrutiny...


Hot Reads: The NCAA ‘Bluff’

Remember when you were a kid and you just accepted the fact that adults knew what they were doing? Growing up in a very small town, I was always amazed that my dad knew how to drive in cities. This...