Tom Osborne
Tom Osborne: Frost 'Pushing All the Right Buttons' at Nebraska
2 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
Scott Frost said Tom Osborne "had the formula at Nebraska figured out." Guess that makes Osborne's optimism around Nebraska's new staff a pretty good sign.
Nebraska Coach Scott Frost: Sitting in Tom Osborne's Seat is 'Humbling'
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska coach Scott Frost appeared on the Jim Rome Show Tuesday to talk reviving Nebraska football, toxic cultures and more.
Scott Frost’s Formula for Nebraska Blends Old with New
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Scott Frost feels like he has the right formula to bring Nebraska back. But it's a mashup of two very different ideologies and his success will hinge on how well those can coexist.
1997 Nebraska Is 'Elite' Now
3 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
The 1997 Nebraska team that won a share of the national title will be featured on Big Ten Network's "Big Ten Elite" program this fall.
Scott Frost Is the Headliner, but Tom Osborne Is Never Too Far Behind
3 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska coach Scott Frost was the headliner Monday at Big Ten Media Days, but Tom Osborne had quite the presence as well.
Hot Reads: Offensive Innovation Is a Tricky Thing
4 mo ago by Brandon Vogel
We like to credit certain coaches with "inventing" certain plays or schemes. Reality is rarely so need and tidy.
Tom's Time: Immediate Detonation in the '83 Kickoff Classic
4 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Nebraska's famed "Scoring Explosion" offense of 1983 wasted little time earning the nickname with a 44-6 destruction of Penn State in the Kickoff Classic.
Tom's Time: An Orange Bowl Amid Unrest
4 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Nearby riots kept attendance low for Nebraska's come-from-behind win over LSU in the 1983 Orange Bowl.
Tom's Time: Hawaii Coach Dick Tomey Had Had Enough of the Huskers
4 mo ago by Mike Babcock
“That superiority complex of Nebraska; I’m sick of it,” Hawaii coach Dick Tomey said following his Warriors’ 37-16 loss to Nebraska in early December of 1982.
Tom's Time: Oranges in Orbit After Oklahoma Win in '82
5 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Husker fans had a ball when Nebraska beat Oklahoma in 1982. Tom Osborne? Well. "I don’t know if they understand that an orange thrown from 50 rows up can be lethal," he said.
Tom's Time: Huskers Offense Makes its Mark Early in 1982
5 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Nebraska cruised past Iowa 42-7 in the opener, but that was nothing compared to what the Huskers would do to poor New Mexico State –– 78 rushes, 0 for loss, 883 yards and 68-0.
Tom's Time: Trick Plays, the Fridge and Clemson's First Title
5 mo ago by Mike Babcock
If Nebraska had completed its comeback in the 1982 Orange Bowl Tom Osborne likely would've claimed his first national title. Clemson did instead.
Tom's Time: Shush, Oklahoma
6 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Nebraska was good near the end of the 1981 season. Oklahoma, relatively speaking and unranked, was not. That didn't mean Osborne and the Huskers didn't have a lot to prove in Norman.
Tom's Time: Righting the Ship in 1981
6 mo ago by Mike Babcock
After three games in 1981, the Huskers were 1-2 and unranked. With a new starter at quarterback, however, things were about to change.
Tom's Time: QB Turner Gill Gets His Shot
7 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Nebraska fans wanted to see Turner Gill as the starter. Even the quarterbacks ahead of him knew it in 1981. Four games in, Gill got his shot.
Tom's Time: Blackshirts Break Auburn's Wishbone
7 mo ago by Mike Babcock
Things were testy on a rainy day in Lincoln. Nebraska, already 1-2 to start the season, trailed Auburn at halftime. With uncertainty at quarterback, it feel to the defense to help the Huskers pull through.
Tom Osborne, Bob Devaney Headline 2018 Nebraska Hall of Fame Class
7 mo ago by Derek Peterson
This year marked the first time coaches have been on the ballot for the Nebraska Athletics Hall of Fame. You just knew the pair of legendary Huskers coaches were getting in, along with several other greats.
This Spring, Nebraska Will 'Learn How to Be Physical'
7 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The Huskers are going to hit, the Huskers are going to get hit and the Huskers are going to re-learn how to grind games out the way Coach Scott Frost is used to seeing the Huskers do.
Tom's Time: Huskers Exact Revenge on Seminoles
7 mo ago by Mike Babcock
After knocking off Nebraska in Lincoln in 1980, Florida State Coach Bobby Bowden said the Huskers will "kill us" in 1981. He was right.
Tom's Time: Blackshirts as Billed, Still Not Enough Against Iowa in 1981
7 mo ago by Mike Babcock
The start of the 1981 season brought some change to Nebraska's defensive staff. It didn't hurt the Huskers in the season-opener against Iowa, but the offense did.
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