Alex Davis
Hot Reads: Nebraska Spring Game Short List - OLB Alex Davis
3 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
3 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
3 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
4 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
4 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
9 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
11 mo 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
11 mo 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.
Huskers Looking for Technique Geeks at Outside Linebacker
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Outside linebacker in this scheme isn't that hard in terms of assignments said Coach Jovan Dewitt, but it does require a specific skill set. An obsession with technique doesn't hurt either.
The Snap Count: The Huskers' Defensive Personnel Against Illinois
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Jacob Padilla takes another deep dive into Nebraska's defensive personnel choices.
Tallying the Blackshirts' Personnel Choices
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Curious about which players got the most time on defense? Want to know which guys played in which spots in Bob Diaco's 4-3 scheme and its sub-packages? Well, you've come to the right place.
Pierson-El on Punt Return Duty and Other Notes from Tuesday
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Starting running back? Walk-ons on scholarship? Those will remain mysteries for now, but Mike Riley did update one key position battle for the Huskers in 2017.
Huskers Have Plenty of Potential Answers at Outside Linebacker
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska's transition to a 3-4 brings plenty of questions and outside linebacker is one of the biggest. The Huskers may take a committee approach to answering it.
Deploying Diaco's Defense
2 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Before changing anything on the field, new defensive coordinator Bob Diaco changed something off it: culture.
Plenty of Work Ahead, but Defense is Making Strides
2 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
The linebackers have a long way to go according to Bob Diaco, but a couple players have made significant strides throughout spring ball.
Limiting Big Plays is the Focus for the Nebraska Defense
2 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
In the Sept. 27 football practice report, the defensive coaches evaluate their players at this point of the season and look ahead to Illinois.
 
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