De'Mornay Pierson-El
Two Seasons in One Year? Pierson-El Says 'That's Not Easy at All'
1 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Hail Varsity caught up with current Las Vegas Raider and former Nebraska wideout De'Mornay Pierson-El to ask about going from a spring football league straight into an NFL training camp, and the kind of toll two football seasons in one calendar year can have on the body.
Questions Facing Nebraska's Special Teams as Spring Ball Begins
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Leading up to spring football, we’re looking at a bunch of different angles, storylines and questions that might loom large throughout the spring period. We've looked at the offense and defense. Now it’s time for the special teams.
A Saturday in Football's Gray Area
1 yr ago by Brandon Vogel
Football is a black-and-white game for those who want to keep playing it after college. The new Alliance of American Football offers a much-needed gray area.
Hot Reads: How Former Huskers Fared in the First Week of the AAF
1 yr ago by Brandon Vogel
The Alliance of American Football kicked off over the weekend with five former Huskers on rosters throughout the new pro league. Here's how they did on opening weekend.
WATCH: Nebraska's First Special Teams Touchdown of 2018
1 yr ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Nebraska's first special teams touchdown of 2018 came from the guy who supplied its first special teams touchdown of 2017.
Pro Dreams on Display at Huskers' Pro Day
2 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Fifteen former Huskers worked out for a collection of NFL and CFL scouts on Wednesday as they seek to make the leap to the professional ranks.
Tale of the Tape: Rutgers Grab Bag
2 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
This week we are going with a selection of the top plays of the game rather than an over-riding theme for the Huskers win over the Scarlet Knights.
Play of the Game: Pierson-El's 63-yard Punt Return
3 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
De'Mornay Pierson-El turned ripped off a vintage punt return on Saturday that set up a Nebraska touchdown and gave the Huskers a much-needed boost on Saturday.
Three-and-Out: Oregon 42 Nebraska 35
3 yr ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Hail Varsity staff members Jacob Padilla, Derek Peterson and Greg Smith offer three final takeaways from the Huskers' loss to Oregon.
They Said It: Oregon 42 Nebraska 35
3 yr ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Notable quotes from players and coaches after Nebraska's 42-35 loss at Oregon.
Hot Reads: If Pierson-El Can't Play . . .
3 yr ago by Brandon Vogel
. . . Nebraska is probably going to need a breakout performance from a freshman. They're rare, but also a ton of fun when they happen.
5 Huskers Who Have to Come Up Big Against Oregon
3 yr ago by Brandon Vogel
In a battle between two programs trying to reestablish past success, here are five players who have to play well if the Huskers are to beat the Ducks.
Pierson-El on Punt Return Duty and Other Notes from Tuesday
3 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.
Padding the Stats: Power Ranking Husker Twitter Handles
3 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.
How Tanner Lee Helps the Huskers Handle the Pass Rush
3 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Offensive coordinator Danny Langsdorf and others addressed the state of the offense a few days into camp, the battle at running back and other topics.
Hot Reads: Who Leads the Huskers in Receiving in 2017?
3 yr ago by Brandon Vogel
There are two top options, but things get pretty interesting when you start to think through some of the alternatives.
Hot Reads: About That 50-Percent Completion Rate
3 yr ago by Brandon Vogel
Thanks to injuries, Nebraska struggled to find continuity in the passing game in 2016 and the stats show it had a pretty big impact.
Experience Provides 'Mental Edge' for Specialists
3 yr ago by Erin Sorensen
Taking a look at Nebraska's specialists heading into spring football.
They Said It: Spring Football Press Conference
3 yr ago by Erin Sorensen
Notable quotes from Nebraska's spring football press conference.
Huskers Embracing Change Ahead of Spring Practice
3 yr ago by Erin Sorensen
Coach Mike Riley kicked off the spring football season on Wednesday, speaking to the media for almost 45 minutes about the Huskers’ quarterback competition, the new 3-4 defense and more.
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