Dicaprio Bootle
Dicaprio Bootle Setting an Example in Nebraska's Secondary
11 days ago by Greg Smith
Nebraska cornerback Dicaprio Bootle was the only member of the secondary to receive a Blackshirt this week. Defensive backs coach Travis Fisher explains why.
Padding the Stats: 2018 Twitter Handle Power Rankings
24 days ago by Jacob Padilla
On the eve of the 2018 Nebraska season, Jacob Padilla is back with his second annual Huskers Twitter handle power rankings.
A 'Good Group of Nickels' Makes for an Intense Position Battle
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
There's been plenty of talk about who will man the corners for Nebraska in 2018, but the Huskers have plenty of options, and a fierce position battle, at nickel as well.
Nebraska Position Previews By the Numbers: Defensive Backs
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Hail Varsity’s numbers-driven preview series turns its focus to the defensive side of the ball for the final team with a breakdown of the secondary.
Hot Reads: Boodles of Bootle Stock
3 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska's outlook at cornerback changed a bit this week. The Huskers will still likely have to lean heavily on last year's core group, but there are a few reasons that's looking like a better proposition.
Notes from a Photoshoot: Number News, New Shoes & Noah's Waiver
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
How about another behind-the-scenes look at what went down at Hail Varsity's 2018 Yearbook photoshoot? This time with some notes on what the Huskers were saying as they came through.
The 10 Most Intriguing 2018 Huskers: No. 9 Dicaprio Bootle
4 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Dicaprio Bootle's Twitter handle is "flights delayed" for crying out loud. Let him seek. Let him destroy.
Hot Reads: 5 Key Huskers This Spring
6 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
Developmental is critical across the board for Nebraska this spring, but these five players have a chance to really raise the Huskers' ceiling in 2018 with a good month of practice.
LISTEN: Views from the Other Side, CB/S Edition
8 mo ago by Derek Peterson
As our early 2018 season look-ahead continues, Greg Smith joins the podcast to take a look at the much-maligned Husker secondary.
The Snap Count: The Huskers' Defensive Personnel Against Illinois
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Jacob Padilla takes another deep dive into Nebraska's defensive personnel choices.
Secondary Growth a Primary Goal for Huskers Early in 2017
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Just like the Red Wolves in week one, Oregon attacked the Huskers through the air on Saturday and Nebraska's young secondary was not quite up to the challenge out of the gates.
Padding the Stats: Don't Ignore the Ducks in the Air
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Oregon's running game is at the heart of everything the Ducks do, but it will be Nebraska's pass defense that makes the difference one way or the other on Saturday.
Tale of the Tape: Arkansas State's Success with Screens
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska's young corners got a crash course in defending wide receiver screens against Arkansas State on Saturday as the Red Wolves threw 15 of them at the Huskers.
Move to Cornerback Serves Butler, Huskers Well
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Redshirt freshman Tony Butler is looking to settle in at cornerback after switching over from safety during fall camp.
5 Players to Watch as Huskers Enter Week 3
1 yr ago by Greg Smith
Nebraska has one week of "training camp" left before game prep starts. That means it's time for some young players to make their move in hopes of week-one playing time.
Padding the Stats: Power Ranking Husker Twitter Handles
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Social media has become inextricably linked to sports as a way to discuss the game as well as a way to connect with the athletes. Some of those athletes are better at expressing their creativity than others.
No 'Positive Spin' to Huskers' Losses in Secondary
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Mike Riley said on Tuesday that the coaches nave not determined who will take injured cornerback Chris Jones' spot on defense but he did share a few options that he is considering.
Replacing Jones No Easy Task for Nebraska
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
The loss of cornerback Chris Jones adds several more questions to a team already full of them. What are Nebraska's options?
Jones' Injury Could Force Reshuffling of Huskers' Secondary
1 yr ago by Brandon Vogel
Where will Nebraska turn without Chris Jones at cornerback? The Huskers have some options, but not many of them bring a ton of experience.
New Leadership Paves the Way for Nebraska Secondary
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
The secondary is under new management, and we take a look at how the position battles are shaping up heading into spring football.
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