Alex Davis
Huskers 'Turn a Corner' in 44-8 Win Over Northern Illinois
1 day ago by Derek Peterson
A week ago, head coach Scott Frost’s play-calling was questioned. One week later, the confidence appears to be back.
Tracking Nebraska's Defensive Participation Against Colorado
5 days 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.
Play of the Game: Eric Lee Jr.'s Pick-Six
15 days ago by Jacob Padilla
With 41% of more than 900 votes, Eric Lee Jr.'s third-quarter pick-six is this week's Play of the Game from Nebraska's 35-21 win over South Alabama.
Garrett Nelson Is Wired Differently and He's "Going to Play Right Away"
26 days ago by Derek Peterson
Outside linebackers coach Jovan Dewitt said he has six or seven players he's ready to put in a game. One of those is true freshman Garrett Nelson. "He's going to play early," Dewitt said.
Nebraska Believes in Alex Davis and You Should Too
28 days ago by Derek Peterson
Alex Davis never broke. Through the ups, the downs and everything in between, he stayed steady and never quit. Nebraska believes in him. It's time everyone else does too.
Mohamed Barry Serves as Confidence-Builder for Husker Defense
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska lost a lot of experience in the back seven from last year’s team, but the Huskers do return All-Big Ten linebacker Mohamed Barry in the middle and his presence should take some of the pressure off all the new starters around him in a defense striving for consistency.
Huskers Have Some "Hungry Guys" at Outside Linebacker
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Expectations are high for Nebraska's upperclassmen at outside linebacker, but depth will be important as well and that's where guys like Caleb Tannor and Garrett Nelson can make an impact.
Big Shoes to Fill but Nebraska OLBs Are up to the Challenge
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Luke Gifford has left some big shoes to fill at outside linebacker, but fifth-year seniors Alex Davis and Tyrin Ferguson are looking forward to going out with a bang in 2019.
Trust and Togetherness Key for Huskers' Seniors in 2019
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
From the small group of seniors who made it through four or five years of turmoil to the tight-knit defensive line group to the outside linebackers getting their coach back, Nebraska seems to have a strong sense of trust and togetherness heading into the 2019-20 season.
Hot Reads: Place Your Bets at Outside Linebacker
1 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska has two potential-packed options at one of its outside linebacker spots, and that makes this one of the more interesting positions to watch in August.
Huskers Who Have Been Impressing Their Peers This Offseason
1 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.
Hot Reads: Nebraska Spring Game Short List - OLB Alex Davis
5 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
Need some Huskers to watch for this Saturday's spring game? This week in Hot Reads we'll be offering five picks, one a day. No. 4 is outside linebacker Alex Davis.
Alex Davis Ready to Make the Most of Final Season at Nebraska
5 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Alex Davis is something of a paradox. As a redshirt senior, he’s a grizzled veteran on a football team full of youth. Davis is 23 years old now, but in terms of football experience, he’s younger than even some of the underclassmen on the roster.
Offense Wins the Day as Nebraska's Defense Hits a Snag
5 mo ago by Derek Peterson
On Monday the defense had its day at Nebraska's practice. Wednesday? It was the offense's turn.
Hot Reads: Picking a Nebraska Football Five
6 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
Per ESPN, tight end Austin Allen is the best basketball player on the Nebraska football team but who else fills out this fake starting five?
Breaking Down Nebraska's Defense Ahead of Spring Football
6 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
The Huskers will hit the practice field inside the Hawks Championship Center on Monday and begin their preparation for the 2019 season. With that in mind, we’re breaking down a few key position battles on each side of the ball to keep an eye on during spring ball. Today is defense.
Padding the Stats: Forming a Basketball Roster From Nebraska Football
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
In honor of college basketball practice starting up this week, Jacob Padilla decided to marry his two favorite sports — basketball and football — into one column by forming a basketball team from the members of the 2018 football roster.
Battle at Outside Linebacker Intrigues for Nebraska This Fall
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
On a roster full of questions marks, the outside linebacker position at Nebraska stands out as one of the most intriguing position battles in fall camp.
Nebraska Position Previews By the Numbers: Linebackers
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Hail Varsity’s by the numbers position preview series turns its attention back to the defensive side of the ball with a look at the linebackers.
The 10 Most Intriguing 2018 Huskers: No. 8 Alex Davis
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
We're continuing our look at 10 players that might become the most interesting men in the Huskers’ locker room with our third-straight defender.
 
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