Luke Gifford
The Choice to Change
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
To do nothing might've meant 0-12. Nebraska's 2018 captains decided to do something.
Comparing Sacks, Tackles for Loss Between Nebraska and UCF
2 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Scott Frost has avoided making the Year 2 comparison between Central Florida and Nebraska, but that doesn’t mean we have to. Jacob Padilla compares the two programs under Frost's watch in terms of sacks and tackles for loss.
Luke Gifford Breaks Down How He Wound Up a Dallas Cowboy
5 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Luke Gifford joined Hail Varsity Radio on Monday to talk about his new role with Dallas and the benefits he got from playing for the new Huskers staff.
Huskers Have Had Success as Undrafted Free Agents
5 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska may not have had any players selected in the 2019 NFL Draft, but the Huskers have a strong recent history of undrafted free agents carving out careers for themselves at the next level.
Nebraska LB Luke Gifford Signs UDFA Deal with Dallas Cowboys
5 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Former Nebraska linebacker Luke Gifford has signed an undrafted free agent deal with the Dallas Cowboys.
Mailbag: Forecasting the NFL Draft, Offers and Transfers
5 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Another week, another mailbag for the Hail Varsity crew, who answers questions ranging from the NFL draft to baseball's postseason prospects.
Where Nebraska's Key Draft Prospects Stand Heading Into Draft Week
6 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The 2019 NFL Draft begins on Thursday, April 25, with the first round taking place in Nashville, Tennessee.
Huskers Announce 2018 Team Awards Voted on by Coaches, Media
10 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
On Tuesday, Nebraska announced a slew of 2018 team awards, three of which will be formally presented at the Outland Trophy Banquet in Omaha on Jan. 9.
Dicaprio Bootle, Mo Barry Named to Third Team All-Big Ten
10 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska didn't have a player on any all-defensive team in 2017 for the first time since joining the Big Ten. Corner Dicaprio Bootle, linebacker Mo Barry and a few others made sure that didn't become a trend.
Despite Loss, Nebraska Made Some Spectacular Plays Against Iowa
10 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska’s season didn’t end the way anyone in Lincoln hoped it would, but the Huskers made a heck of a run in the second half to turn what was looking like another Iowa blowout into a game that went right down to the wire. In the process, the Huskers made some spectacular plays.
Three-and-Out: Iowa 31, Nebraska 28
11 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Hail Varsity staffers Derek Peterson, Erin Sorensen and Greg Smith offer some final takeaways from Nebraska's loss to Iowa.
They Said It: What the Huskers Are Thankful for This Year
11 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
As friends and families gather to celebrate Thanksgiving, the Huskers are preparing for their matchup with Iowa on Friday. That doesn't mean Nebraska’s coaches and players haven't had a little time to reflect on what they are thankful for most this year.
The Captain Class
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska linebacker Luke Gifford is a captain. So are younger brothers Isaac and Nathaniel at Lincoln Southeast. You could say it runs in the family.
Mailbag: Future Coaches, Future All-Americans and Future Records
11 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
The Hail Varsity staff wraps up the regular-season with a mailbag loaded with lookaheads and predictions.
Nebraska's Seniors Deliver Big in Win Over Michigan State
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
On Saturday, Nebraska's seniors were honored as they took to the field at Memorial Stadium for the final time. It’s only right that this week’s Sunday highlights post focus on the seniors as well.
Can Nebraska's Attractive Offense Win Ugly? | The Varsity Club Podcast
11 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Would Michigan State be able to win a high-scoring affair? Would Nebraska be able to survive a defensive slugfest? Jon LeBlanc (The State News) and Brandon Vogel join the pod to answer those questions and more.
End Is Near for Nebraska Seniors, but Huskers Staying Focused on MSU
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
As Nebraska's 19 seniors get set to take to the field at Memorial Stadium for the final time in their careers, the Huskers are focused on closing out the season strong as Michigan State and its struggling offense featuring a rotating quarterback situation comes to town.
Huskers Have a Balancing Act During Bethune-Cookman Week
12 mo ago by Derek Peterson
This week was scheduled as Nebraska's bye week offering a much-needed break and time to recruit. Instead the Huskers are balancing those concerns while working on game prep.
Padding the Stats: Defensive Woes Nebraska Can and Can't Fix Right Now
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska has multiple problems on defense so far this season. Some of those may be correctable over the second half of the year, writes Jacob Padilla, and some may not.
DC Erik Chinander: 'We Have Wins on the Horizon'
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska defensive coordinator Erik Chinander shared some insight on the Huskers' late-game breakdowns at Northwestern while remaining optimistic about the future.
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