Beyond the Box Score: Nebraska 52 Wyoming 17

Beyond the Box Score: Nebraska 52 Wyoming 17

There are a lot of ways to look at a football game. These are the numbers you won’t find in the ordinary box score. Each week following the game we’ll share some key stats to track the Huskers’ progress this season in “Beyond the Box Score.” All of the numbers below...
Stats Six-Pack: Wyoming-Nebraska

Stats Six-Pack: Wyoming-Nebraska

Everybody’s got film now. At least 60 minutes of it anyway, though in Nebraska’s case it also has three Wyoming overtime sessions to review. If this Saturday’s Wyoming-Nebraska game can’t be settled in regulation, advantage Huskers, I guess....
Huskers Return to the Diamond for Fall Drills

Huskers Return to the Diamond for Fall Drills

Darin Erstad was carrying a black baseball bat when he met with reporters at Hawks Field on Tuesday afternoon, prior to the start of the Huskers’ fall practice.“It’s actually my cane,” he said. “I’m getting a little old.”Age is relative, of course. Erstad is in his...
Blackshirts Ready for a ‘Lunch Bucket’ Game

Blackshirts Ready for a ‘Lunch Bucket’ Game

LINCOLN, Neb. — Prior to last Saturday, senior safety Nathan Gerry had played in every game of his Nebraska career, 39 straight including 26 starts. He had to watch from the sidelines last week while serving a suspension for an unspecified violation of team...