Hot Reads
Hot Reads: Stop Being Mad About Bowl Season, Please
2 hrs ago by Brandon Vogel
ESPN released its bowl schedule this week and for some it's a major problem. (Whispers: It's not.)
Hot Reads: Texas to the Playoff, Nebraska to the Gator?
1 day ago by Brandon Vogel
Texas is drawing some preseason buzz, but Playoff buzz? One outlet has the Longhorns in the Fiesta Bowl while Nebraska is slated for the Gator.
Hot Reads: A Closer Look at Dedrick Mills Freshman Season
2 days ago by Brandon Vogel
New Nebraska running back Dedrick Mills led Georgia Tech in rushing as a true freshman in 2016. Let's take a closer look at his role and the numbers he put up.
Hot Reads: Ohio State Needed More SEC Quarterbacks
3 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Ohio State has added another QB to its roster and, yep, he used to play in the SEC. That and another notes from around the Big Ten.
Hot Reads: The Watch Lists Are Here and Mo Barry Is on One
4 days ago by Brandon Vogel
As we transition from offseason to preseason the watch lists are starting to arrive. Nebraska linebacker Mo Barry was listed for the first time, but probably not the last.
Hot Reads: The Tricky Thing About the Transfer Portal
7 days ago by Brandon Vogel
The transfer portal was supposed to be a boon for student-athletes, but it hasn't changed the math of football rosters.
Hot Reads: Brunchtime Is the New Primetime for College Football?
8 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Fox, which shares Big Ten rights with ESPN, announced this week that it is making 11 a.m. its marquee slot for college football this season.
Hot Reads: NCAA Will Explore Athletes' Ability to Profit from NIL Rights
9 days ago by Brandon Vogel
The NCAA announced this week that it has formed a committee to "examine issues" associated with allowing student-athletes access to at least a portion of the commercial market surrounding college athletics.
Hot Reads: A Brief Discussion of Bold Predictions
10 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Predicting Nebraska to win the West in 2019 could be considered bold, but is it?
Hot Reads: Transfer WR Noa Comes with a Bonus for the Huskers
11 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska is getting a proven wide receiver in graduate transfer Kanawai Noa, but wait there's more.
Hot Reads: It's Hard to Rank Coaches
14 days ago by Brandon Vogel
It's no easy task ranking head football coaches, but this is the offseason. And Scott Frost is doing just fine in those rankings.
Hot Reads: The Ups and Downs of Nebraska's Roster Size
15 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska football released its updated roster this week with a little more attrition in the walk-on ranks.
Hot Reads: Do the Huskers Need Immediate Help in the Backfield?
16 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska should have plenty of promise on offense in 2019, but an uncertain situation at running back is a key question entering this season.
Hot Reads: Fourth-and-Short Struggles Add Up Quickly
17 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska converted just 45% of its fourth downs a year ago. Improvement in 2019 might have a bigger impact than you'd think.
Hot Reads: A Little More Buzz, and Some Backlash, for Nebraska
18 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska didn't just show up in two more post-spring rankings, it moved up from where it ranked in January. It's all a little too much buzz for at least one person surveying the national scene.
Hot Reads: Projecting Big Ten Win Totals
21 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska is hovering around eight wins for a total in 2019. Here's a projection on where the rest of the Big Ten teams fall.
Hot Reads: Is Eight the Number for Nebraska in 2019?
22 days ago by Brandon Vogel
After two years of sub-six win totals for Nebraska, the Huskers are starting to trend towards an eight-win projection for 2019. With that in mind, let's estimate some win probabilities.
Hot Reads: A Post-Spring Rankings Roundup
23 days ago by Brandon Vogel
It's no longer way-too-early for a top 25, it's post-spring and Nebraska is maintaining its offseason momentum.
Hot Reads: Huskers Still Have Third-Best Odds in the Big Ten
24 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska's national-title odds have gotten longer since January, but the Huskers are holding strong as the third pick in the Big Ten.
Hot Reads: Four-Year NFL Draft Rankings in the Big Ten
25 days ago by Brandon Vogel
Nebraska's NFL Draft streak is over, and a four-year look at picks in the Big Ten tells a similar story.
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