Dicaprio Bootle
Padding the Stats: Projecting Huskers Seniors Who Will Return in 2021
23 days ago by Jacob Padilla
One Hail Varsity reader sent in a Mailbag question this week that I thought deserved more than a few sentences in response, so I decided to tackle that in-depth in my Wednesday column instead.
Huskers Aware of Virus Concerns, Stress Comfort and Desire to Play
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
A few of Nebraska's team leaders spoke Monday about why they feel safe competing, the #WeWantToPlay movement and more as uncertainty around college football continued.
Martinez, Bootle and Farniok Talk 'Rollercoaster Ride' for Football
1 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Three players—junior quarterback Adrian Martinez, senior defensive back Dicaprio Bootle—followed Coach Scott Frost in a press conference on Monday, calling the last several days "a rollercoaster ride." All three said they'd like to see a season for the Huskers, no matter who they end up playing.
Padding the Stats: Cornerstones of the 2020 Huskers
3 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska football has a lot of question marks up and down the lineup, but Jacob Padilla identified what he thinks are the most stable positions and dependable players for the Huskers heading into 2020.
Dicaprio Bootle and a Talented Husker Secondary | The Varsity Club Podcast
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Erin Sorensen joins the podcast to talk about Dicaprio Bootle and the Husker secondary in 2020. She also shared some audio from reporting done for her story on Bootle in the 2020 Football Yearbook. We get into culture and leadership.
Unveiling the 2020 Hail Varsity Husker Football Yearbook Cover
3 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska senior cornerback Dicaprio Bootle is featured on the cover of the 2020 Hail Varsity Husker Football Yearbook, which ships later this month.
Bootle, Wan'Dale, and the 2020 Yearbook | The Varsity Club Podcast
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The 2020 Hail Varsity Yearbook is coming out soon, so Erin Sorensen and Greg Smith join the podcast to talk through their enterprise pieces that will appear in it. Sorensen wrote a profile on senior defensive back Dicaprio Bootle and Smith a profile on sophomore wideout Wan'Dale Robinson.
Expectations are High for Dicaprio Bootle's Senior Season
4 mo ago by Erin Sorensen
The 2020 Hail Varsity Football Yearbook hits mailboxes and newsstands very soon. In anticipation, we’re sharing stories that hit the cutting room floor from our main features. First up, a look at senior defensive back Dicaprio Bootle as told through the lens of someone who knows him best.
Nebraska Roster Reset: Defensive Backs
7 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
The 2019 season has officially come to an end, which means its time to turn our sights toward 2020. With Nebraska locking in the vast majority of its recruiting class during the early signing period, now is a good time to take stock of where the roster stands. Next up is a look at the secondary.
Scoring the Huskers: Defensive Backs
8 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Over the course of the next couple of weeks, we’re going to score Nebraska’s position groups on a 10-point scale based on where things stand right now. Next up? The defensive backs.
On Nebraska's Secondary and Dicaprio Bootle at Safety
10 mo ago by Derek Peterson
We don’t talk enough about what the loss of Deontai Williams did to the defensive back room because Nebraska's secondary has been in a constant state of flux since his loss early in the season.
An Alarming Reliance on Newcomers and Just OK Football for Nebraska
11 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Scott Frost has players he can win football games with. He just needs them to stop allowing OK to be OK.
Revisiting Projected Over/Under Lines for Nebraska Football
11 mo 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.
Weather-Permitting, Saturday Could Be All About the Wideouts
11 mo ago by Derek Peterson
A 5-0 Minnesota team awaits Nebraska on Saturday and if the weather permits, it could be all about the wideouts at TCF Bank Stadium.
It's a One-Week Season for Nebraska in Preparing for Minnesota, Rest Later
11 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's Secondary Looks to Build on Illinois Performance against Ohio State
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska's secondary forced Illinois into its second-worst passing day in five years. Ohio State represents a bigger challenge, but another opportunity for this group to show how much it has grown.
Taylor-Britt Answers the Call, No Matter Where the Huskers Need Him
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Sophomore defensive back Cam Taylor-Britt is not afraid to fail. That's why Nebraska loves him so much.
Tracking Nebraska's Defensive Participation Against Colorado
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
After week one, we took a look at how Nebraska used its offensive personnel against South Alabama. This week, we're looking at the other side of the ball.
Laviska Shenault's Versatility Will Test Nebraska Secondary
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska's taking a big step up in competition from week one to week two and Colorado do-it-all offensive threat Laviska Shenault Jr. will provide a measuring stick for how much progress the Blackshirts have made in the last year.
Don't Call it a Rebuild in Nebraska's Secondary
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Don’t call it a rebuild for Nebraska's secondary. It’s closer to a reload.
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