Dedrick Mills
Nebraska's Backfield Has Taken Some Hits, but Key Huskers Step Up
11 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska's backfield has taken some hits in recent weeks, but Wan'Dale Robinson has stepped up in a big way and running backs coach Ryan Held maintains that Dedrick Mills will have an important role down the stretch of the season.
Inside Zone, Intensity and a Back-to-the-Basics Kind of Week for Nebraska's Offense
20 days ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska will be without one of its big-play threats against Indiana, but the run game was a heavy focus during the off week. Will the Huskers find some success on the ground going forward?
Revisiting Projected Over/Under Lines for Nebraska Football
23 days ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Prior to the start of the 2019 Husker season, the Hail Varsity staff offered our takes on projected over/under lines for a handful of statistical categories. The bye weeks seems like a good time to revisit those as a way to gauge where the team is at compared to what fans and media expected.
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Midterm Report Cards: Nebraska's Disjointed Offense
26 days ago by Jacob Padilla
With an off week to really dig in, let's take a hard look at the three phases of Nebraska football so far in 2019. Today, we're focusing on the offense.
Huskers Hope For Four Quarters of Football From Maurice Washington
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
After a half-game suspension for Maurice Washington (his second of the season), Nebraska's coaches are challenging the sophomore back to prepare well this week and give them four quarters of football.
It's a One-Week Season for Nebraska in Preparing for Minnesota, Rest Later
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Scott Frost was asked Monday what he wants from his team this week with a bye week on the other side of unbeaten Minnesota. "Everything," he answered.
Nebraska, Fullbacks, and Unlocking Dedrick Mills
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Whether it was initially supposed to be just a one-game thing, a wrinkle to use once in a while or a genuine compliment to Nebraska’s pace-and-space offense, the Huskers may have found something against Ohio State to unlock Dedrick Mills.
Just a Single Takeaway from Nebraska's 48-7 Loss to Ohio State
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Normally, this story gets published with three takeaways from the game that was. We’re changing it this week. Because in Nebraska’s 48-7 loss to No. 5 Ohio State, there’s only really one take that matters.
Huskers Get Ground Game up and Running Against Northern Illinois
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Dedrick Mills broke out and Rahmir Johnson made his Husker debut as Nebraska racked up 238 yards on the ground in a blowout week three win over Northern Illinois.
Huskers Heavy on 12 Personnel in Week Three
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska had its best offensive showing of the young season against Northern Illinois, tearing up the Huskies both on the ground and through the air en route to a 44-point performance. The success rate was different in week three, but so was the personnel and how Nebraska used it.
Nebraska's Ground Game Looks Closer to Taking Off
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
“I feel like we can do some amazing things in the backfield between me and Maurice,” Dedrick Mills said post-NIU win. It sure seems to be trending in that direction.
Huskers Searching for 'Perfect Play,' Just Need Early-Down Success
2 mo ago by Derek Peterson
“We’ve been in too many situations early on in the year where we’re trying to pick a perfect play,” head coach Scott Frost said Thursday.
Hot Reads: Huskers' Run Game Got Better, Still Yards to Go
2 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
"It was a lot better," Scott Frost said of Nebraska's run game against Colorado. While true, the Huskers still have a long way to go to match last year's rushing efficiency.
How Frost Managed Nebraska's Offense Against South Alabama
2 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Saturday was our first look at the Huskers without Devine Ozigbo and Stanley Morgan Jr. and while it wasn’t pretty, we can draw some conclusions about how Frost managed his offensive personnel.
Mailbag: Nebraska's Most-Likely Breakout Candidate on Saturday
2 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
The Hail Varsity staff returns for a new week's worth of mailbag questions. They cover topics ranging from the first play to redshirt candidates to breakout candidates.
Hot Reads: Dedrick Mills Is Coming for it All
2 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
When asked what he expects for 2019, new Nebraska running back Dedrick Mills said "1,500 yards." That's a big number, one only six Huskers have ever hit, but it's not impossible.
Ryan Held's Work has the Huskers' Ground Game Set Up for Success
2 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The picture is coming together for Nebraska's running backs. Ryan Held has what he’s been working for. And yet he’s not stopping.
New Husker Running Back Dedrick Mills is a Hammer
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
“He’s probably one of the best backs I’ve had, in four years at the places I’ve been, of hitting it downhill," Nebraska running backs coach Ryan Held said of junior college transfer Dedrick Mills.
Huskers Who Have Been Impressing Their Peers This Offseason
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Three guys go to Big Ten Media Days for Nebraska each year and the Huskers' three representatives impressed last week. But they're not the only ones impressing this offseason.
The 10 Most Intriguing Huskers of 2019: No. 6 Dedrick Mills
4 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. Dedrick Mills is next at No. 6.
 
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