Football
Scott Frost Kicks Off Wisconsin Game Week with Press Conference
1 hr ago by Erin Sorensen
Coach Scott Frost kicked off Wisconsin week Monday afternoon with his weekly press conference. He spent just around 20 minutes at the podium, discussing the bye week, recruiting and preparation for Wisconsin.
Hot Reads: Few Teams Run Against Wisconsin, Will Nebraska Try?
5 hrs ago by Brandon Vogel
Opponents have run the ball just 43.9% of the time against Wisconsin, 11th-lowest in the country. Nebraska runs it 58.8% of the time. Something's gotta give on Saturday.
Husker LBs Haven't Been Great, 3rd-Down Coverage Another Problem
17 hrs ago by Derek Peterson
The thing that can be fixed in the short term for the Nebraska defense? Communication, which has a lot to do with the vast majority of the third-down conversions the Huskers have given up in recent weeks.
Nebraska's Used JD Spielman as a Slot Receiver Lately, Thankfully
2 days ago by Derek Peterson
After a three-week stretch in which JD Spielman had six combined catches for 85 yards, he moved over into the slot, Kade Warner took his spot out wide, and Spielman has 220 yards on 11 catches in the two games since.
Surviving the Bye
2 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Chris is out on assignment, so Kraynak and Elijah are taking you through the weekend edition as they check in with Brandon Vogel and Gary Sharp before previewing a full day of College Football.
On the Trail
2 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Another roadshow Friday at Seacrest Field as we chat recruiting with Greg Smith about Nebraska’s transition to get a base in the Big Ten. Bill Doleman and Jay Moore round out the week with some Husker thoughts.
Friday Forecast: Marquee Games with Tremendous Playoff Implications
3 days ago by Hail Varsity Staff
The Hail Varsity team doesn't have a Nebraska game to pick this week, but there's still a slate of college football games with landscape-altering potential.
Hot Reads: Which 1990s Powerhouse Would Saban Leave Alabama For?
3 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nick Saban is not leaving Alabama for a 1990s power, despite some recent rumors. Why would he do that? The reasons why not are obvious. But what if he did? Which one would he choose? Hypothetically speaking, of course.
Reasons for Optimism Down the Stretch | The Varsity Club Podcast
3 days ago by Derek Peterson
Greg Smith joins the podcast again this week as we each run through three things we want to see from Nebraska over the final three weeks of its season (not record-related) that would give us reason for optimism heading into next season.
Stranger Things?
3 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Schmidty and Elijah discuss the West race and even how Nebraska can claim the crown. We hear from the Sporting News’ Bill Bender. Brandon Vogel checks in, Gary Barnett has some thoughts on Frost and QB play and Danny Burke has his best bets.
Tom's Time: Heartaches by the Number in the 1989 Orange Bowl
4 days ago by Mike Babcock
Miami handled the Huskers, handily, in the 1989 Orange Bowl, but despite the loss a culture change was happening in Lincoln.
The November Grind
4 days ago by Chris Schmidt
The midweek edition checks in with Coach Frost as he spoke further about the QB situation. Derek Peterson joins the show to recap Big Red football and hoops. Brad Edwards of ESPN talks Nebraska, FSU and the weekend of major clashes. Our pal in Lars Anderson returns to preview LSU versus Bama.
Mailbag: Martinez, Freshmen, Nebrasketball and More
5 days ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Another week brings another mailbag. Even though the Huskers are on another bye, Husker Nation still has questions. The entire Hail Varsity staff tries to get to all of them.
Consistency and Complete Games the Huskers' Focus During Off Week
5 days ago by Hail Varsity Staff
"When this thing turns, it's going to really turn," Nebraska head coach Scott Frost said Wednesday. It hasn't happened yet due to a lack of consistency and playing a complete game.
WATCH: Scott Frost on Nebraska's QBs and More During the Bye Week
5 days ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Nebraska coach Scott Frost met with the media on Wednesday during the Huskers’ second bye week of the season. He discussed the quarterback position, recruiting and plenty more.
Hot Reads: From 4-5 to Win-and-In Playoff Contender in 367 Days
5 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Minnesota was No. 17 in the first College Football Playoff rankings of 2019 and controls its fate. One year ago the Gophers were 4-5 and coming off a humbling loss to Illinois. Sound familiar?
Closer to Complementary
5 days ago by Chris Schmidt
The Mayor takes center stage as Nebrasketball gets rolling. We chat some Husker football too as Mitch Sherman examines the Husker psyche. Jacob Padilla and Derek Peterson preview hoops and Andy Markowski weighs in on the Hoiberg era.
WATCH: Jeremiah Sirles Takes a Close Look at Huskers' Loss to Purdue
6 days ago by Jeremiah Sirles
In the latest episode of Just My Opinion former Husker and NFL veteran Jeremiah Sirles breaks down Nebraska's loss to Purdue with Hail Varsity staff writer Derek Peterson.
Boiling Point
6 days ago by Chris Schmidt
Schmidty and Elijah share their thoughts on the debacle in West Lafayette. Husker Nation weighs in and is still hot. What can Nebraska fix in the 2019 season? Bill Doleman chats about Adrian Martinez’s performance and Jeremiah Sirles reacts to Saturday’s loss.
Husker DL Damian Jackson a Finalist for the Armed Forces Merit Award
6 days ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Third-year defensive lineman Damian Jackson was named a finalist for the 2019 Armed Forces Merit Award on Monday.
 
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