A Good Team Is Boring, and Nebraska’s Not Yet
Nebraska looked dominant for two-thirds of Saturday's loss to Colorado. Then it looked too much like the Huskers of the past few years--a team that couldn't win while playing well enough to win.
Hundred Ways Nebraska Lost 34-31 to Colorado, But Only One Matters
Nebraska knows what it takes to be a good football team. And it knows its not there yet.
Bad Blood Familiar in Nebraska’s Meeting with Colorado
There’s something to be said about nostalgia and there was plenty of it on Saturday between Nebraska and Colorado.
5 Thoughts on Free State’s 45-19 Win over Olathe West
Hail Varsity was on the scene in Lawrence, Kansas, to check out Nebraska 4-star offensive line commit Turner Corcoran. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith has the full recap.
Big Red Recon: Nebraska’s Taking Care of Business
The Huskers are hitting the road for Colorado, but that doesn't mean the recruiting news and updates stop. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith has the latest in Big Red Recon.
Nebraska’s Coaches, Boulder Memories and When Oranges Fly
Nebraska's coaches are familiar with Colorado and Folsom Field. Some played there. Others coached there. A couple did both. And with it comes plenty of memories.
A First for the Adrian Martinez Era
Adrian Martinez's freshman season was so strong that this week's Colorado game might be the first of its kind. It's the first real "how do you respond?" game of his Nebraska career.
‘Coach On the Field’ Eli Sullivan Was Ready When Called Upon
When Nebraska released it’s first depth chart prior to the season opener, Eli Sullivan, a junior walk-on safety, was listed with the third string. In the third quarter against South Alabama, however, Sullivan had his number called on defense, and he was ready for it.
Colorado’s Recruiting Class at a Glance
Have you ever wondered how Nebraska’s opponent for the current week is doing in recruiting? Recruiting analyst Greg Smith breaks down the opponent's recruiting class.
Husker QB Coach Mario Verduzco Says He Has to Be Better, Too
Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez had a rough first outing and his position coach, Mario Verduzco, said he shares the responsibility for that performance, too.
More Reps Key in Keeping Things ‘Blue’ for Nebraska’s Offensive Line
Cameron Jurgens had a rough debut as Nebraska's starting center against South Alabama, but Jurgens and offensive line coach Greg Austin believe the key to improvement is simply more reps.
Laviska Shenault’s Versatility Will Test Nebraska Secondary
Nebraska's taking a big step up in competition from week one to week two and Colorado do-it-all offensive threat Laviska Shenault Jr. will provide a measuring stick for how much progress the Blackshirts have made in the last year.
How Frost Managed Nebraska’s Offense Against South Alabama
Saturday was our first look at the Huskers without Devine Ozigbo and Stanley Morgan Jr. and while it wasn’t pretty, we can draw some conclusions about how Frost managed his offensive personnel.
Colorado High School Talent Fleeing State, Not Just For Huskers
Colorado head coach Mel Tucker mentioned Nebraska this summer when describing a recruiting challenge he inherited at his new job. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith notes it's not just a Husker problem, but recruiting problem in general.
Nebraska Visit Preview Versus South Alabama
Nebraska will not host any official visitors this weekend but that doesn't mean there aren't plenty of important visitors still on campus. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith has the list.
Big Red Recon: Husker Football Has Returned
We made it. Nebraska football is back. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith gets the season started with Big Red Recon.
Nebraska, Onside Kicks and Beating the Odds
Nebraska may not onside kick once in 2019. That doesn't mean the Huskers aren't preparing for it, just in case.
5 Thoughts on Omaha Burke’s 16-14 Win over Lincoln Southeast
Recruiting analyst Greg Smith offers five thoughts on Omaha Burke's wild win over Lincoln Southeast.
‘Hell of a Job’ in Practice Earns Hixson Starting Role and Scholarship
Nebraska has a long history of walk-ons working their way up the depth chart and earning scholarships, and redshirt sophomore Trent Hixson is the latest example.
Key Questions to Finish Nebraska’s 2020 Class
The Huskers have 10 verbal commitments going into the 2019 football season. How will that shift? Recruiting analyst Greg Smith looks at how Nebraska's 2020 class might finish.