Derek Peterson
Staff Writer
Derek is a newbie on the Hail Varsity staff covering Husker athletics. In college, he was best known as 'that guy from Twitter.' He has covered a Sugar Bowl, a tennis national championship and almost everything in between (except an NCAA men's basketball tournament game... *tears*). In his spare time, he can be found arguing with literally anyone about sports.
Huskers Want a Workhorse, Wilbon Wants to Prove it's Him
Nebraska doesn't appear any closer to naming a starting running back, but Mikale Wilbon is doing everything he can to make his case.
WATCH: Langsdorf Talks O-Line, Pass-Catching TEs and More
Offensive coordinator Danny Langsdorf met with the media following Thursday's practice at Memorial Stadium. Watch his full interview here.
Big Ten Announces 2017-18 Conference Basketball Schedule
The 2017-18 conference schedule is now complete for Nebraska.
Pinned Deep
Punter Caleb Lightbourn was thrust into a tough situation as a freshman, but an offseason in the weight room, more confidence and new coaching have him on the attack in 2017.
Donte Williams has some interesting thoughts on CB Dicaprio Bootle
WATCH: Bob Diaco Talks Progress, Confidence and Being in the Booth
Defensive coordinator Bob Diaco met with the media following Tuesday's practice. Here is his complete interview.
Diaco Will Coach from the Booth and Other Top-Down Observations
As Week 3 of fall camp gets under way, defensive coordinator Bob Diaco met with the media to discuss how his defense is adjusting, what he's learned from Mike Riley and more.
Dolphins Waive Jordan Westerkamp
The Miami Dolphins announced Tuesday they have waived the injured former Husker wide receiver.
Athlon predicts the Huskers season game by game
The Petey Post: The Differences Between Oklahoma and Nebraska
Derek Peterson takes a close look at the 2017 Huskers through the lens of the team he used to cover, Oklahoma.
No Friday Night Games in Lincoln
University of Nebraska Chancellor Ronnie Green said at Friday's Board of Regents Meeting that the Huskers "don't expect" to host any Friday night games after conversations with the Big Ten.
Resetting the Field in the Wake of McQuitty's Injury
Jaevon McQuitty was just a freshman, but his injury seriously hurts the depth Nebraska has at wide receiver.
WATCH: Danny Langsdorf Talks Offense As Camp Continues
The Huskers' offensive coordinator met with the media Thursday to offer updates on the backup QB race, how the offense has adjusted to Tanner Lee and more.
Nebraska Offense is Adjusting Well with Tanner Lee at the Helm
Comfort, preparation and a consistent 'day by day' approach has the Nebraska offense looking crisp early in fall camp.
Huskers Announce 2017-18 Nonconference Schedule
Nebraska will face off against several tournament teams from a season ago, as well as a former Big 12 pal, in non-conference play this upcoming season.
Some extra notes from Defense Day at camp
10 days ago by Derek Peterson
Huskers Hoping for a Spark on Special Teams in 2017
If Nebraska hopes to improve in 2017, its special teams unit will have to become, well, special again.
WATCH: Bob Diaco Talks Defensive Improvement as Camp Continues
Defensive coordinator Bob Diaco met with the media following Nebraska's practice Tuesday morning. Watch his complete interview here.
Notes and Quotes from Nebraska's Media Day
Nebraska volleyball held its preseason media day Monday, where head coach John Cook and several players talked about needing to reinvent the Husker program this season.
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