Garrett Nelson
Nebraska Film Study: Outside Linebacker Garrett Nelson
2 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Garrett Nelson, the pride of the Nebraska Panhandle, was one of the few true freshmen who burned their redshirts in 2019. He played in 11 games and logged snaps on defense in 10 of them. Jacob Padilla broke down the film.
10 Most Intriguing Huskers of 2020: A Nebraska Native at No. 9
5 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The offseason series returns for a third year, this time a little earlier than before and more spaced out than ever. We're going just once a week. The ninth spot goes to an outside linebacker.
Linebackers and Cowboys | The Varsity Club Podcast
8 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Luke Gifford joins the podcast to talk about what has been a crazy year for him and the rest of the Gifford family. We cover Luke's move from Nebraska to the Dallas Cowboys, his brother, Isaac, joining the Huskers and Nebraska's linebacker room going forward.
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Available Space on the Various Husker Bandwagons Entering 2020
9 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The page has been turned on Nebraska's 2019 season, so we'll start to look ahead. As 2020 gets closer, which Husker bandwagons should you be aware of? Derek Peterson runs down the list.
Garrett Nelson, Nebraska Native, Blackshirt
10 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Garrett Nelson is a true freshman linebacker for Nebraska. He is also, now, a Blackshrit. “I’m here right now, aren’t I? So why wait?”
Damian Jackson, Garrett Nelson Earn Blackshirts
10 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Two new Blackshirts walked off the practice field on Tuesday: sophomore defensive lineman Damian Jackson and freshman outside linebacker Garrett Nelson.
Padding the Stats: It's Now or Never for Nebraska's Upperclassmen
10 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
With four games left to play and bowl eligibility teetering on the brink, Nebraska's upperclassmen need to either find a way to fix things or give way to the team's young up-and-comers.
Play of the Game: Nebraska Defense Can't Deliver in Crucial Moment
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
This week’s Play of the Game is Indiana quarterback Peyton Ramsey’s third-down run late in the fourth quarter that moved the chains and allowed the Hoosiers to run out the clock.
An Alarming Reliance on Newcomers and Just OK Football for Nebraska
11 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Scott Frost has players he can win football games with. He just needs them to stop allowing OK to be OK.
The 24-Hour Rule and Nebraska's Focus for Northwestern Week
12 mo ago by Derek Peterson
"It’s time to go work harder.” That's the message the Huskers are living by after the loss to Ohio State, because it's time to put the focus on Northwestern.
Four-Game Redshirt Rule Leaves Coaches with Big Decisions to Make
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska is heading into week four of the season, which means decision time is quickly approaching regarding how much to play true freshmen.
Tracking Nebraska's Defensive Participation Against Colorado
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
After week one, we took a look at how Nebraska used its offensive personnel against South Alabama. This week, we're looking at the other side of the ball.
Garrett Nelson Is Wired Differently and He's "Going to Play Right Away"
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Outside linebackers coach Jovan Dewitt said he has six or seven players he's ready to put in a game. One of those is true freshman Garrett Nelson. "He's going to play early," Dewitt said.
On a Salty Huskers Defense in Fall Camp: 'We Blackshirts, We’re Villains'
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska's Blackshirts are villains. So much so, the "salty" Huskers are having to ease up just a bit through the start of fall camp.
Huskers Have Some "Hungry Guys" at Outside Linebacker
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Expectations are high for Nebraska's upperclassmen at outside linebacker, but depth will be important as well and that's where guys like Caleb Tannor and Garrett Nelson can make an impact.
Huskers Announce Rosters for Annual Spring Game
1 yr ago by Hail Varsity Staff
On Wednesday, Nebraska revealed the rosters for Saturday’s annual spring game.
Breaking Down Nebraska's Defense Ahead of Spring Football
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
The Huskers will hit the practice field inside the Hawks Championship Center on Monday and begin their preparation for the 2019 season. With that in mind, we’re breaking down a few key position battles on each side of the ball to keep an eye on during spring ball. Today is defense.
5 Nebraska Freshmen to Watch During Spring Ball
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Spring football starts in two weeks, so we’re looking at five freshmen, five sophomores, five juniors and five seniors worth watching in spring ball. Freshmen are up first.
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