Barrett Ruud
The 10 Most Intriguing Huskers of 2019: No. 5 Collin Miller
10 days ago by Derek Peterson
Derek Peterson has a 10-man list of the most intriguing Huskers. Two new names a week, leading up to Big Ten Media Days in July. Collin Miller is next at No. 5.
Sights and Sounds from Huskers' First Friday Night Lights Camp of 2019
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The Huskers held their first Friday Night Lights camp of 2019 Friday night inside Memorial Stadium and Blaise Gunnerson stole the show.
Huskers May Be Thin at Inside Linebacker, but Joseph Johnson Is Ready
2 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska may be short on healthy bodies at inside linebacker, but walk-on Joseph Johnson appears poised to fill the gap until Barrett Ruud can get the rest of his room up to speed.
Mohamed Barry Growing Into Leadership Role for Huskers
3 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
As important as this spring is for continuing to learn the grow comfortable within the schemes, it is equally vital in the team's attempt to cultivate new leadership following the departure of every team captain from a season ago. One player ready to step into that void appears to be Mohamed Barry.
Little Experience, Plenty of Opportunity for NU at Inside Linebacker
4 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Five inside linebackers played significant snaps for the Huskers last season. Currently, two of them are healthy while one’s eligibility expired, one retired from football and the other is recovering from a torn ACL. That sets the stage for a big spring for the inside linebackers.
Mailbag: Huskers as Coaches, Nebrasketball's Future and More
5 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
The full Hail Varsity staff tackles questions about Nebraska basketball’s future, the “freshman vs. transfer” approach, and Huskers as future coaches.
Scoring the Huskers: Linebackers
7 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Last week, it was the offense. This week? The defense. Next up for the Blackshirts, we’re scoring the linebackers.
Mo Barry is Nebraska's Tackling Machine and its Heart and Soul on Defense
7 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska linebacker Mohamed Barry set out at the start of the season to be "the guy" for the Huskers defense. Here near the end of the season he's made a compelling case.
End Is Near for Nebraska Seniors, but Huskers Staying Focused on MSU
8 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
As Nebraska's 19 seniors get set to take to the field at Memorial Stadium for the final time in their careers, the Huskers are focused on closing out the season strong as Michigan State and its struggling offense featuring a rotating quarterback situation comes to town.
Collin Miller, a Man of Many Positions, May Have Finally Found One
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Collin Miller has been a man of many positions throughout his young career at Nebraska so far, but he might finally be settling into one position and could play a significant role for the Huskers in 2018 and beyond.
LB Commit Nick Henrich's Path to Nebraska Includes Madden NFL 2008
11 mo ago by Erin Sorensen
Before 4-star linebacker Nick Henrich was one of the top-rated players in Nebraska, he was playing as his future coach in Madden NFL 2008.
What Nick Henrich's Nebraska Commitment Means for the Huskers
11 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Omaha Burke linebacker Nick Henrich was likely at or near the top of the Huskers recruiting board. Here's what it means that Nebraska landed him.
Something To Be Learned from This Staff's Approach to Teaching
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Every coach who has ever lived has likely said something about the importance of "teaching," but living that approach requires something extra. Derek Peterson writes that we're starting to see it at Nebraska now.
Ruud Hopes Early Spring Lessons are Habit-Forming for the Huskers
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
For Barrett Ruud and the Nebraska defense, this spring is all about building up positive habits.
Leaders Emerge at Inside Linebacker
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Six games into spring practice, inside linebackers coach Barrett Ruud isn’t worried too much about a depth chart. That being said, there are a few players that have separated themselves a bit from the rest of the pack.
WATCH: Top 5 Moments From Chinander, Ruud and Dawson
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska's defensive coaches spoke with the media after practice Thursday and talked about restoring Nebraska's physicality, quarterback play and more.
Staff Continuity Could Be a Unique Advantage for Nebraska
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
In moving from Central Florida to Nebraska, the Husker coaching staff "didn’t miss a beat." Continuity has its benefits.
Notes from a Night at the Rococo With Nebraska's Assistants
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
A number of assistant coaches descended on the Rococo Theater Wednesday night to discuss what was a successful signing day for the Huskers. Here's what happened.
Huskers Announce ILB Coach Barrett Ruud as Tenth Assistant
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
The Huskers made it official Tuesday, naming Barrett Ruud as the tenth and final assistant coach on Scott Frost's staff. Ruud will coach inside linebackers.
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