Brandon Vogel
Managing Editor
Brandon is the Managing Editor for Hail Varsity and has covered Nebraska athletics for the magazine and web since 2012, Hail Varsity's first season on the scene. His sports writing has also been featured by Fox Sports, The Guardian and CBS Sports.
Hot Reads: A Less Optimistic Look at 2019 Nebraska Football
Nebraska Football ⋅ 1 day ago by Brandon Vogel
The preseason projections have been pretty kind to Nebraska so far, but the S&P+ rankings are a little more modest when it comes to a 2019 win total.
What You'll Find in the Hail Varsity 2019 Husker Football Yearbook
Nebraska Football ⋅ 2 days ago by Brandon Vogel
It's that time of year again. The Hail Varsity 2019 Husker Football Yearbook is on its way to mailboxes and newsstands soon. Here's what you can expect in this year's issue.
Hot Reads: Fumbles Are Hard to Avoid, But Army Might Be Magic
Nebraska Football ⋅ 4 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska's offense fumbled a lot last season, which is usually just randomness but Army, running the most fumble-prone offense there is, makes you wonder.
Hot Reads: Martinez in the Top 10, Ranking B1G Coaches and More
Nebraska Football ⋅ 5 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska's quarterback and coach showed up in the top-10 of two recent rankings. One was a conference ranking, however, so adjust accordingly.
Hot Reads: The Mantle of Most Improved
Nebraska Football ⋅ 6 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska's is Phil Steele's pick as the No. 1 most-improved team in 2019. Has that designation been a blessing or a curse in the past?
Phil Steele Has the Huskers Winning the Big Ten West
Nebraska Football ⋅ 8 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska continues to be a popular pick in the Big Ten West. The last projection for the Huskers to end up in Indy comes courtesy of Phil Steele in an interview with Hail Varsity Radio.
Hot Reads: Huskers Open as a Big Week 1 Favorite over South Alabama
Nebraska Football ⋅ 8 days ago by Brandon Vogel
It's been nearly a decade since Nebraska was as big a favorite over an FBS opponent as the Huskers are against South Alabama in the season opener.
Hot Reads: The Profile of a Division Champ?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 12 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska is Athlon's pick to win the West. Then you look at the Huskers' position rankings and wonder how that's the case.
Hot Reads: Husker Trap Games and Surviving the Summer
Nebraska Football ⋅ 13 days ago by Brandon Vogel
ESPN lists a potential "game to beware" for Nebraska, the summer isn't the spot for good news and more in today's Hot Reads.
Hot Reads: The Transfer Market's Impact on the Big Ten East
Nebraska Football ⋅ 14 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Taking a look at some of the high-profile additions and departures in the Big Ten East Division.
Nebraska AD Bill Moos on Darin Erstad: 'There's No Greater Husker'
Nebraska Baseball ⋅ 15 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos reacted to the surprising news of Darin Erstad's retirement during a radio appearance on Monday night.
Hot Reads: The Transfer Market's Impact on the Big Ten West
Nebraska Football ⋅ 15 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Taking a look at the biggest additions and departures in the Big Ten West for 2019.
Hot Reads: New Times and Lines As We Inch Towards Football Season
Nebraska Football ⋅ 18 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Thursday's news offered a little more shape to Nebraska's upcoming football season with the announcement of a few more spreads and start times for five games.
Kickoff Times Announced for Five 2019 Nebraska Football Games
Nebraska Football ⋅ 19 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska football will open its 2019 season at 11 a.m. against South Alabama, one of five kickoff times announced for the Huskers.
Hot Reads: It's College Football's Point Spread Season
Nebraska Football ⋅ 19 days ago by Brandon Vogel
A new line for Nebraska-Ohio State was part of another rollout of opening point spreads for 2019 and there are more on the way.
Hot Reads: Contribution Rates of the Best 2018 Prospects
Nebraska Football ⋅ 20 days ago by Brandon Vogel
As members of the 2019 class continue to arrive at Nebraska, let's take a quick look back at the contribution rates of the top players in last year's group across the country.
Hot Reads: A Points-Per-Play Look at the Big Ten West
Nebraska Football ⋅ 21 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Sorting out the Big Ten West in 2019 is no easy task, but starting from a points-per-play perspective offers a different point of view.
Hot Reads: Huskers Await NCAA Tournament Destination
Nebraska Baseball ⋅ 22 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska baseball came up a couple of runs short against Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament. The Huskers will find out where they headed in the NCAA Tournament on Monday.
Hot Reads: Stop Being Mad About Bowl Season, Please
Nebraska Football ⋅ 25 days ago by Brandon Vogel
ESPN released its bowl schedule this week and for some it's a major problem. (Whispers: It's not.)
Hot Reads: Texas to the Playoff, Nebraska to the Gator?
Nebraska Football ⋅ 26 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Texas is drawing some preseason buzz, but Playoff buzz? One outlet has the Longhorns in the Fiesta Bowl while Nebraska is slated for the Gator.
 
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