Hot Reads: Osborne Adds Another Award

Hot Reads: Osborne Adds Another Award

I don't know if Tom Osborne has room for any more awards at this point, but he's getting another one. The Football Bowl Association announced Thursday that Osborne and former Ole Miss quarterback Archie Manning are the dual recipients of this year's...
Huskers Have a History with Staff Continuity

Huskers Have a History with Staff Continuity

At some point during the 1981 Nebraska football season I referred to Charlie McBride in a story I wrote for the Lincoln Journal and Star as “defensive coordinator,” a title he wouldn’t have until a year later. It was fake news.  He was in...
Beyond the Box Score: 1997 Nebraska-Missouri

Beyond the Box Score: 1997 Nebraska-Missouri

One of the two or three most famous plays in the history of Nebraska football is officially written in the history books (i.e. the box score) this way: M.Davison crossing pass from S.Frost for 12 yards to the MISSOURI0, 1STDOWN NU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:00. That’s...