Mario Verduzco
On the Huskers' Search for Offensive Comfort
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska’s first four plays of the Northern Illinois game are, in a number of ways, pretty symbolic of the season as a whole so far. Derek Peterson dives into those first four plays.
Adrian Martinez Is a 'Frickin' Nebraska Quarterback,' As He Should Be
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
“He’s a frickin’ Nebraska quarterback, right?” That’s how Nebraska quarterbacks coach Mario Verduzco described Adrian Martinez after Wednesday’s practice, and that's what the Huskers need him to be consistently moving forward.
Nebraska Needs More from its Wide Receivers, Pickering and More
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The Huskers haven't been getting enough from their receivers, which offensive coordinator Troy Walters addressed on Wednesday.
Husker QB Coach Mario Verduzco Says He Has to Be Better, Too
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez had a rough first outing and his position coach, Mario Verduzco, said he shares the responsibility for that performance, too.
Noah Vedral Can Focus on Football Again
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Noah Vedral isn't checking his inbox waiting for a waiver. He's not dealing with compliance. He's not dealing with any kind of transition. There is only football to focus on, and he's playing some of his best football.
Young and Raw, but Nebraska's Luke McCaffrey is Making Strides
2 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Luke McCaffrey is young and still very much in the developmental stage of his career, but the Nebraska quarterback is making big strides.
Love or Hate: Point/Counterpoint, All the Herbies, Lofty Expectations
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Hail Varsity staff writer Derek Peterson on a good week for Adrian Martinez, ever-escalating Husker hype, the NBA Summer League and the need for more Herbie.
The 10 Most Intriguing Huskers of 2019: No. 3 Adrian Martinez
3 mo 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. Adrian Martinez is next at No. 3.
Sights and Sounds from Huskers' First Friday Night Lights Camp of 2019
4 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.
Nebraska Has a Green Team Now
6 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
It's been about a decade since Nebraska has had real quarterback depth, but the Huskers showed in the spring game that they have it now.
Luke McCaffrey is Right Where He Needs to Be at Nebraska
7 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska quarterback Luke McCaffrey came in well-prepared for a true freshman. He also has a key advantage of other freshman QBs: plenty of time to soak up as much teaching as possible.
Husker Coaches Talk Surprises From First Year in Big Ten
7 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Curious what, if anything, surprised the Husker assistants about their first year in the conference, Hail Varsity talked with four of them. We’ll have the remaining guys at a later time. Here’s what they had to say.
Maurice Washington Back in California, Huskers' Pace is Up and Other Notes
7 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska football kicked off Week 2 of spring practice this week with morning drills on a Monday. Here's a roundup of the major news of the day.
Nebraska's Favorite Kind of Signing Day | The Varsity Club Podcast
8 mo ago by Derek Peterson
It was a drama-free National Signing Day for the Huskers. But that's a good thing in this case. Recruiting expert Greg Smith joins the podcast to help put a bow on Nebraska's 2019 recruiting class and talk hits, surprises, overreactions and more.
They Said It: What the Huskers Are Thankful for This Year
11 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
As friends and families gather to celebrate Thanksgiving, the Huskers are preparing for their matchup with Iowa on Friday. That doesn't mean Nebraska’s coaches and players haven't had a little time to reflect on what they are thankful for most this year.
Hot Reads: Huskers' Offense Built for All Kinds of Weather
11 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
The forecast doesn't have Saturday looking like an ideal day weather-wise, but Nebraska's staff maintains the offense will be just fine whatever it is.
Hot Reads: It's an Honor, and Hard, Just to Be Nominated
11 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska quarterbacks coach Mario Verduzco is a Broyles Award nominee, which isn't easy to do as a position coach.
Huskers Are Better Able to Handle In-Game Adjustments Now
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Illinois defensive coordinator Hardy Nickerson resigned on Oct. 29 and head coach Lovie Smith taking on defensive play-calling duties provides a unique challenge for Nebraska's coaching staff this week.
Nebraska's Preparing for a Changing Illinois Defense
11 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Illinois head coach Lovie Smith took over play-calling duties for the Illini, and Nebraska coaches noticed a difference right away on film. That and more from Wednesday's practice.
Mailbag: Candy, Changing Narratives and Hitting the Recruiting Trail
1 yr ago by Hail Varsity Staff
In this week's mailbag, Brandon Vogel, Erin Sorensen, Greg Smith, Jacob Padilla and Derek Peterson tackle your questions ranging from recruiting needs to changing narratives and basketball expectations.
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