Hit or Miss: Getting Better Has to Involve Better Tackling for Nebraska
As part of our Year in Review series we're taking a close look at why the 2019 Nebraska football season went the way it did. Up next, a missed tackle rate that was close to a five-year high.
Big Red Recon: Letting the Dust Settle for Nebraska
Now that the dust has settled on the early signing period, we are into the dead period. While it's been pretty quiet on the trail, there's still plenty to dive into for Nebraska recruiting.
Huskers Bet Big in Recruiting on a Big Season on the Field
As part of our Year in Review series we're taking a close look at why the 2019 Nebraska football season went the way it did. Greg Smith analyzes the Huskers' approach to in-season recruiting.
Leaders, Teammates and Talent: Searching for the Perfect Blend
As part of our Year in Review series we're taking a close look at why the 2019 Nebraska football season went the way it did. The Huskers leadership, still a work in progress, was certainly a factor.
JUCO DL Signee Payne Knows Huskers Are Close to Something Big
Defensive line signee Pheldarius Payne flipped to Nebraska right before the early signing period. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith caught up with Payne about his visits, what he sees from the Huskers and more.
Keagan Johnson Getting Early Attention from Power Five Programs
Power Five programs may have missed on Bellevue West wide receiver Keagan Johnson's brothers, but the junior is doing what he can to make sure he can't be overlooked.
Swag, Dog Mentality Mandatory For Huskers DB Signee Tamon Lynum
There's no question about the type of mentality that Nebraska defensive back signee Tamon Lynum wants to bring to the Huskers. “You can’t play football without that swag," he said.
Zavier Betts Ready to Show Nebraska What He Can Do
Zavier Betts, a 4-star wide receiver from Bellevue West, wasn't expecting to sign early with Nebraska. When he found out he was able, it only motivated him more to show the Huskers what he's capable of.
5 Thoughts on Omaha South at Bellevue West
Two of the top teams in Class A faced off at the Thunderdome on Friday night, but without star point guard Chucky Hepburn, Bellevue West didn’t have enough firepower as Omaha South took control early and ran away with it in a 71-49 win. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on the game.
5 Thoughts on Omaha Westside at Gretna
The flu bug hit Omaha Westside this week but the shorthanded Warriors shot the lights out early to build a big lead in the first half and cruised to a 64-41 win at Gretna on Thursday. Jacob Padilla has five thoughts on how it went down.
Big Red Recon: Debriefing the 2020 Recruiting Cycle for Nebraska
Everything pretty much went according to plan for Nebraska during the early signing period. The Huskers concluded a massive run of recruits to essentially put the 2020 group to rest. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith debriefs it all.
Nebraska Needs Big Impact from 2020 JUCO Commits
Scott Frost hasn't shied away from going the junior college route to add talent to the Nebraska program, but the results so far have been pretty mixed. Headlined by the likes of Omar Manning and Eteva Mauga-Clements, the Huskers will need the 2020 class of JUCO commits to make a big impact.
Nebraska’s WR Room: Still a Work in Progress, or Ready for Takeoff?
Nebraska made up some ground at wide receiver with the 2020 recruiting class, but that room is still plenty young as the Huskers enter next season.
Strong Recruiting Foundation, Finish Give Huskers a Lot to Like in 2020
The early signing period kicked off with quite a bang for Nebraska. It was all possible because of a strong foundation with the 2020 recruiting class, and ultimately a strong finish.
After ‘Anxious’ Days, Huskers Close Strong in Early Signing
With a few spots still to fill, it looks like Scott Frost and staff will have signed the two best classes, back to back, based on overall quality since 2004.
Predicting Nebraska’s Early Signing Day Commitments
Now that all the in-home visits are completed and the official visits are done, it’s time to make some predictions for Nebraska ahead of the early signing period.
ESD Greg’s Guys: No. 4 Outside Linebacker Blaise Gunnerson
Nebraska has officially signed one of the top players in its 2020 class according to recruiting analyst Greg Smith. Here's his breakdown of 3-star outside linebacker Blaise Gunnerson.
ESD Greg’s Guys: No. 1 Wide Receiver Omar Manning
Nebraska has officially signed one of the top players in its 2020 class according to recruiting analyst Greg Smith. Here's his breakdown of 4-star wide receiver Omar Manning.
ESD Greg’s Guys: No. 2 Offensive Tackle Turner Corcoran
Nebraska has officially signed one of the top players in its 2020 class according to recruiting analyst Greg Smith. Here's his breakdown of 4-star offensive tackle Turner Corcoran.
ESD Greg’s Guys: No. 3 Linebacker Keyshawn Greene
Nebraska has officially signed one of the top players in its 2020 class according to recruiting analyst Greg Smith. Here's his breakdown of 4-star inside linebacker Keyshawn Greene.