697 Quick Hits tagged with Huskers

Husker fans won an unfortunate title among recruits — most annoying

247 Sports surveyed many of the top prospects at the U.S. Army All-America Bowl on Jan. 7 on which fan base was the most annoying. Nebraska fans didn't fare well.

Former Husker Richie Incognito named to third NFL Pro Bowl

Richie Incognito will play in the Pro Bowl for the second straight year and third time in his NFL career.

Tim Miles buys 100 tickets to ensure Nebraska students get in free

Tim Miles is picking up the tab for 100 UNL students to get into Sunday's Husker hoops game against Northwestern.

Former Husker linebacker Zaire Anderson carted off field after suffering neck injury

Denver linebacker Zaire Anderson was carted off the field Sunday following a scary collision with a teammate.

Rex Burkhead has career day for Bengals

Cincinnati Bengals running back Rex Burkhead set several career marks Sunday.

Kickoff return fumble leads to Ryker Fyfe touchdown run

A costly Tennessee turnover led to a Ryker Fyfe touchdown.

Brandon Reilly's second TD grab keeps Huskers alive

Brandon Reilly is putting the Nebraska offense on his back.

Brandon Reilly's spectacular touchdown grab brings Huskers within a score

Nebraska's offense didn't have much success in the first half. At least until Brandon Reilly got involved.

Huskers lose Terrell Newby, Antonio Reed in first half

Nebraska safety Antonio Reed was carted to the locker room late in the second quarter. I-back Terrell Newby was also ruled out after suffering an injury.

Tommy Armstrong not dressed for Music City Bowl

Despite holding out hope he might be available, Tommy Armstrong won't play Friday in the Music City Bowl.

Tennessee presents Sam Foltz jersey to Husker specialists

As other teams have done this season, Tennessee had a special tribute for late Husker punter Sam Foltz.

Former Husker and Elkhorn grad Trevor Roach added to Bengals roster

Elkhorn grad Trevor Roach was signed to the Bengals' active roster after spending most of the season on their practice squad.

Former Husker Randy Gregory makes season debut on Monday Night Football

Former Husker defensive end Randy Gregory is active for the first time this season as Dallas hosts Detroit on Monday Night Football.

Former Husker linebacker Zaire Anderson says Nebraska is 'the best college in America'

Former Blackshirt Zaire Anderson is now a key member of the Denver Broncos' special teams unit. He's played in every game for the Broncos this season and has 14 tackles and a forced fumble.

Terence 'Bud' Crawford will bring Big Red with into the ring

Terence 'Bud' Crawford will have Husker Power with him Saturday when he defends his WBC/WBO titles against John Molina Jr.

Former Husker Rex Burkhead wore Team Jack cleats Sunday

Cincinnati Bengals running back Rex Burkhead wore cleats honoring Team Jack on Sunday.

Lavonte David takes deflected pass back for six

Former Husker and current Tampa Bay Buccaneer linebacker Lavonte David caught a deflected pass and took it back for a touchdown Sunday against the San Diego Chargers.

Video: Nebraska's Kadie Rolfzen uses her head for set-clinching play

The Nebraska volleyball team produced one of the more bizarre plays you'll see Saturday night against TCU in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

Rex Burkhead takes most snaps of Bengals backs

Former Husker Rex Burkhead is making a name for himself in Cincinnati. On Sunday, he took more snaps than usual starter Jeremy Hill.

Quincy Enunwa's spectacular TD catch earns unfortunate nickname

Quincy Enunwa made a spectacular touchdown catch as the New York Jets took a 17-13 lead over the New England Patriots in the fourth quarter Sunday.

Stanley Morgan reels in Huskers' first touchdown

Nebraska had to wait until the second half to get its first touchdown of the game, but Stanley Morgan delivered.

Brandon Reilly's diving catch a rare highlight in Huskers' ugly first half against Iowa

Nebraska didn't have much to celebrate in the first half against Iowa, taking a 20-3 deficit into the locker room.

Iowa gives Sam Foltz his own locker, Hawkeye jersey

The Hawkeyes made sure Sam Foltz was with his Husker teammates in the visiting locker room.

Terrell Newby scores his third touchdown of the game

Terrell Newby is having a productive day in his final home game at Memorial Stadium.

Ryker Fyfe touchdown pass gives Huskers 21-point lead near halftime

Ryker Fyfe's second touchdown pass of the season gave Nebraska a 21-0 lead seconds before halftime.

After Ryker Fyfe's fourth-down conversion, Terrell Newby gets second touchdown

Terrell Newby got his second touchdown in as many possessions.

Terrell Newby puts Nebraska ahead on first offensive drive

Nebraska didn't waste much time taking a 7-0 lead on Maryland Saturday.

Maryland presents its own customized Sam Foltz jersey

On an emotional senior day for the Huskers, Maryland provided its own tribute to late Nebraska punter Sam Foltz.

Kieron Williams seals Husker win with red zone interception

Mitch Leidner had Minnesota driving toward a potential game-tying touchdown until Kieron Williams got in the way.

Tommy Armstrong runs into the end zone, gets carried off the field

Tommy Armstrong put Nebraska into the lead with a fourth-quarter touchdown run, but it came with pain.

Terrell Newby sheds tacklers to turn screen pass into 31-yard touchdown

Terrell Newby refused to go down on his way to a 31-yard touchdown.

Tre Bryant speeds down the sideline to put Huskers ahead

Freshman I-back Tre Bryant showed some tremendous burst spring pasting the Minnesota defense for a touchdown.

Minnesota follows lead of other Husker opponents with special Sam Foltz jersey

Minnesota added to the list of tributes to Sam Foltz this season with a special pregame presentation.

Nebraska's first drive ends in Ohio State pick six

Nebraska's first possession against Ohio State ended in disaster.

Michael Rose-Ivey kneels during national anthem

Nebraska players were on the field for the national anthem Saturday — the first time since the Northwestern game — and Michael Rose-Ivey knelt during its playing.

Nate Gerry intercepts Alex Hornibrook to give Huskers momentum

The Husker defense stepped up big in the fourth quarter.

Tommy Armstrong brings Huskers within a field goal after touchdown run

Tommy Armstrong ran in from two yards out to bring the Huskers within a field goal of tying Wisconsin early in the fourth quarter.

Mike Riley halts interview to protect ESPN's Holly Rowe from incoming football

Mike Riley was a defensive back at Alabama, so he knows a thing or two about knocking balls away.

Devine Ozigbo touchdown brings Huskers even with Wisconsin

Devine Ozigbo scored on a one-yard touchdown run to even the game at 7-7 early in the second quarter.

Fox Sports analyst Colin Cowherd has respect for Nebraska, but says the Huskers are this season's Iowa

Despite a 7-0 start, Fox Sports analyst Colin Cowherd doesn't believe the Huskers are a real contender.

Former Husker great and Cavs coach Tyronn Lue receives NBA championship ring

Tyronn Lue helped the Cleveland Cavaliers overcome a 3-1 deficit in the NBA Finals to dethrone the Golden State Warriors in June. On Tuesday, Lue and the Cavs received their championship rings.

ESPN gives Huskers 2.1-percent chance of running the table

ESPN projections give Nebraska a 2.1-percent chance of going undefeated.

Alonzo Moore's 24-yard touchdown run adds cushion to Husker lead

Nebraska added more cushion to its lead early in the fourth quarter.

Huskers back in the lead after 40-yard De'Mornay Pierson-El touchdown

The Huskers needed a spark on offense, and they found it with De'Mornay Pierson-El.

Purdue's first play a disaster, Nebraska scores on the next

Nebraska could not have asked for a better start Saturday. For Purdue, it could not have gone much worse.

Purdue gives Huskers special Boilermaker jersey as tribute to Sam Foltz

Purdue made a special presentation to the Huskers before Saturday's kickoff.

Purdue to be without its best player against Nebraska

Purdue defensive tackle Jake Replogle, considered the Boilermakers' best NFL prospect, didn't travel to Lincoln.

Husker hoops' Isaiah Roby a 'top projected freshman'

At least some analysts are expecting Nebraska basketball to get a nice little offensive bump from freshman Isaiah Roby this season.

Video: College GameDay asks 'is Nebraska for real?'

On Saturday morning's episode of College GameDay, the ESPN crew had a bit of a wink-and-giggle moment when discussing the Husker football team.

Tommy Armstrong finds Stanley Morgan for energizing touchdown

The Husker offense had been having a rough time since the first quarter, but Stanley Morgan helped turn that around.

Chris Jones takes an interception to the house for a 17-point lead

It's been all Nebraska through most of the first quarter.

Terrell Newby's fourth TD of season puts NU ahead 10-0

Terrell Newby reached the end zone for the fourth time this season, giving Nebraska a 10-0 lead over the Hoosiers.

Brandon Reilly makes circus catch on his back

Nebraska wide receiver Brandon Reilly made the catch of the season.

Terrell Newby's long run seals the Husker win

Terrell Newby raced 63 yards to the end zone and sealed the Nebraska win.

Trey Foster touchdown catch adds cushion to Nebraska lead

Trey Foster was the unlikely recipient of a 6-yard touchdown throw from Tommy Armstrong.

Terrell Newby caps long drive to put Huskers back on top

Nebraska milked a ton of clock as it jumped back in front of Illinois in the fourth quarter.

Cethan Carter makes an early exit due to injury

Husker tight end Cethan Carter made one catch before his game against Illinois ended.

Tommy Armstrong interception kills late first-half drive

The Huskers had a chance to add points before halftime, but a Tommy Armstrong interception proved costly.

Tommy Armstrong sneaks into end zone to put NU on the board

Nebraska reached the end zone on its first drive of the game Saturday.

Illinois specialists present Huskers with customized Sam Foltz Illini jersey

Illinois players showed their respect for Sam Foltz before kickoff Saturday.

Video: ESPN's Stephen A. Smith — 'Hal Daub is the problem here, and he needs to be dealt with'

ESPN's "First Take" debate show Thursday was among the latest outlets to weigh in on the decision by three Husker football players to kneel during the national anthem before last Saturday's game at Northwestern.

Photo: Niles Paul represents Huskers, 402 with special cleats

Former Husker receiver and Omaha North grad Niles Paul took the field for the NFL's Washington Redskins on Sunday wearing some cleats to represent his roots. The special shoes included the Nebraska "N" as well as 402, the area code for Omaha, Lincoln and most of eastern Nebraska.

Jordan Westerkamp scores in his hometown

Chicago native Jordan Westerkamp reached the end zone in his homecoming Saturday.

Cethan Carter touchdown grab puts Huskers up 10

Nebraska made it a two-score lead after Tommy Armstrong connected with Cethan Carter for a 4-yard touchdown pass.

Huskers fumble at the goal line for second time

The fumble bug hit Nebraska at the goal line for the second time against Nebraska.

Terrell Newby finds redemption in the end zone

Terrell Newby made up for his fumble earlier in the game.

Terrell Newby fumbles just short of goal line for touchback

Some bad luck struck the Huskers on their opening drive of the game.

Northwestern pays tribute to Sam Foltz with "SF27" helmet sticker

Northwestern is doing its part to honor Sam Foltz.

The turf at Ryan Field has seen better days

Northwestern's football stadium has long been known for having the longest grass in the Big Ten. The Huskers even let the grass grow a little more on their own practice fields in preparation.

Video: Emotional scene as Milt Tenopir joins Husker football practice

Longtime offensive line coach Milt Tenopir, who is battling leukemia, joined the Huskers for practice on Thursday.

Tommy Armstrong's 34-yard scamper puts Nebraska ahead late in fourth quarter

Tommy Armstrong had some late heroics against Oregon.

Devine Ozigbo extends Husker lead with 7-yard TD run

After taking the lead in the third quarter, Nebraska turned to the run game to extend that gap.

Husker walk-on Bryan Reimers makes highlight grab to give Nebraska the lead

Walk-on receiver Bryan Reimers maybe made the catch of the year for Nebraska.

Interference doesn't prevent long De'Mornay Pierson-El punt return, sets up Jordan Wetserkamp's second TD

Kick catch interference didn't stop De'Mornay Pierson-El from returning a punt 45 yards.

Puzzling backward pass in red zone leads to turnover and quick Oregon touchdown

The Huskers were in the Oregon red zone with a chance to tie the game late in the first half.

Another one: Huskers channel DJ Khaled to celebrate another sellout streak milestone

Nebraska recorded its 350th straight sellout at Memorial Stadium on Saturday against Oregon.

Tommy Armstrong avoids Oregon blitz for 22-yard tuochdown pass

Tommy Armstrong got Nebraska on the board with a 22-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Westerkamp.

Royce Freeman suffers injury early in first half

Oregon running back Royce Freeman was the star entering Saturday's game against Nebraska, but he's apparently suffered an early exit.

Another interception! Chris Jones' INT leads to another Nebraska touchdown

Chris Jones pulled in the Huskers' fourth interception of the game. On the next snap, Ryker Fyfe hit Gabe Rahn for a 35-yard touchdown.

Tommy Armstrong connects with Jordan Westerkamp for a record-breaking touchdown

Armstrong now owns the Huskers' career-record for passing touchdowns after a short toss to Jordan Westerkamp.

Nate Gerry grabs Huskers' third interception; gets called for unsportsmanlike conduct

Gerry grabbed Nebraska's third interception of the game and following the play, handed the ball to Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen drawing an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty.

Devine Ozigbo's touchdown extends Nebraska's lead to 21

After Ross Dzuris recovered a backwards pass and returned it to the one-yard line, Ozigbo dove into the end zone to give the Huskers a 38-17 lead.

Tommy Armstrong ties Taylor Martinez with touchdown pass to Jordan Westerkamp

Armstrong's pass to Westerkamp for a 34-yard score extended the Huskers lead to 14 and helped Armstrong tie Taylor Martinez for career touchdown passes.

Kieron Williams adds to the Huskers lead with a pick six

The Blackshirts decided that one interception wasn't enough as Kieron Williams nabbed his second INT of the season.

Aaron Williams grabs his first career interception

Here's a good hands play: Williams ended a Wyoming drive with his first career interception on fourth down.

Alonzo Moore adds another Husker touchdown

Alonzo Moore continued his hot start to the season with a 63-yard catch and run.

Tommy Armstrong's first INT of the season kills scoring threat

Tommy Armstrong's first turnover of the season couldn't have come at a more inopportune time.

Tommy Armstrong's touchdown run gives NU the lead

Armstrong scored on an 8-yard touchdown run to give the Huskers an early 7-0 lead.

Video: Former Husker Andy Janovich scores touchdown on first NFL carry

Andy Janovich, a Gretna product and former Nebraska fullback, made the most of his first career NFL carry Thursday night.

Left tackle Nick Gates had nation's best run blocking grade against Fresno State

Nick Gates' first career start at left tackle couldn't have gone much better.

Tre Bryant gets his first career touchdown

Freshman I-back Tre Bryant got his first career touchdown in his Husker debut.

Tommy Armstrong stays up for second rushing TD

Tommy Armstrong defied the laws of physics for his second rushing touchdown against Fresno State.

Tommy Armstrong goes deep to Alonzo Moore

Tommy Armstrong went deep for his first touchdown pass of the season.

Tommy Armstrong rushes for 9-yard touchdown

Tommy Armstrong reached the end zone for the first time this season.

Huskers have player ejected for targeting in third straight game

The targeting penalty bit the Huskers again.

Devine Ozigbo scores second touchdown against Fresno State

Devine Ozigbo wasn't satisfied with just one touchdown. He wanted another.

Devine Ozigbo gets Huskers' first touchdown of the season

Devine Ozigbo was the first Husker to reach the endzone this season.

Video: Sam Foltz's nephews lead Tunnel Walk

In a touching tribute to Sam Foltz — the Husker punter who died this summer in a car accident — his nephews led the Husker football team onto the field Saturday before the Fresno State game.

Celebrity fans Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade take in Nebraska's season opener

Nebraska had some starpower in the house for its season opener against Fresno State.

Care package awaiting Husker recruits will give them quite the sugar rush

Ever wonder what kind of goodies Nebraska provides its recruits on official visits?

Nebraska to honor Sam Foltz on Fresno State program cover

The Huskers vowed to honor Sam Foltz in many ways, and they're following through.

Polls: Predict the 2016 Husker season

Nebraska won six games in its first season under Mike Riley, but five of those were by five points or less. Will Riley and the Huskers fare better in 2016?

Wisconsin kicker Rafael Gaglianone pays tribute to Husker punter Sam Foltz

Rafael Gaglianone, Wisconsin’s junior kicker, previously announced that he would switch his jersey number from No. 10 to No. 27 this season to honor Nebraska punter Sam Foltz, who was killed in a car accident July 23. Gaglianone, who kicked the game-winning field goal to give the Badgers a 23-21 win at Nebraska last season, went into further detail about the switch Sunday at Wisconsin’s media day.

Photos: Husker night in Kansas City

The Kansas City Royals welcomed Husker fans who wanted to see some MLB action on Saturday.

Former Husker fullback Andy Janovich is Broncos’ new, not-so-secret weapon

Andy Janovich, a former Husker fullback out of Gretna, was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the sixth round of the NFL draft this spring. The Denver Post detailed Janovich’s journey and what to expect from the Broncos’ fullback position this fall.

Video: Former Husker Kenny Bell signs sweet potato for fan, talks strangest autographs

Kenny Bell, former Nebraska wide receiver from 2011-14, missed his rookie season with the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers because of injury. But that didn't stop a fan from trying to get Bell's autograph at Bucs training camp last weekend — on a sweet potato.

Video: Singer-songwriter Chase Rice performs tribute to Sam Foltz at Buffalo County Fair

Chase Rice, who performed at the Buffalo County Fair in Kearney on Saturday night, wore a No. 27 Husker jersey to honor Nebraska punter Sam Foltz. Rice spoke highly of Foltz and sang an extra rendition of the chorus to "Everybody We Know Does" as a tribute to Foltz.

Rewatch Nebraska's miraculous win over Michigan State during ESPNU's countdown of 2015's best games

Nebraska played in three of the 25 best games from the 2015 season, and you can rewatch all of them.

Shavon Shields starts second NBA Summer League game

Former Nebraska forward Shavon Shields continues to find playing time in the NBA Summer League.

Former Huskers Alex Gordon, Cody Asche homer in Royals-Phillies game

Alex Gordon and Cody Asche, former Nebraska players, each hit home runs during Sunday's game in Philadelphia.

Former Husker and Storm Chaser Brian Duensing injures his elbow adjusting his bullpen chair

Former Husker standout Brian Duensing will be out four to eight weeks after injuring his left elbow while adjusting his bullpen chair on Monday night.

Usually secretive, Ndamukong Suh shares ultimate business goals

It's well known that Ndamukong Suh wants to make a name for himself in business.

Lavonte David named No. 53 player in the NFL by peers

The NFL Network has been counting down the "Top 100 Players of 2016" and former Husker Lavonte David made the list.

Watch: Tyronn Lue gets doused by players after breaking Pat Riley's record

Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers had a surprise waiting for their coach after a Game 2 victory against Toronto on Thursday.

Nebraska baseball to honor Alex Gordon with bobblehead

The Huskers will be giving away a bobblehead featuring Alex Gordon to the first 1,000 fans through the home plate entrance at tomorrow's game against Indiana at Haymarket Park.

Former Husker Paul Thurston lands with Colorado State

Paul Thurston, who departed Nebraska this spring as a grad transfer, has landed at Colorado State.

Video: Alex Gordon makes a pair of big plays for Royals

Former Husker Alex Gordon made a pair of eye-popping defensive plays for the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night. In the third inning against the Detroit Tigers, Gordon out Jose Iglesias at third base as Ian Kinsler singled to left field, ending the inning.

Husker coaches celebrate after Avery Roberts' commitment

There was a lot to celebrate in the Nebraka football offices as four-star linebacker Avery Roberts announced his commitment to the Huskers.

Video: Highlights from the Nebraska spring game

Did you miss the Husker spring game on Saturday?

Video: Kyle Kasun's game-ending INT

Kyle Kasun ended the Nebraska spring game with a game-winning interception for the White team.

Video: Tommy Armstrong's 37-yard touchdown run

Husker fans will certainly be happy to see Tommy Armstrong bust off big runs like he did in Saturday's spring game.

Video: LB coach Trent Bray says rugby-style tackling a hit

The Huskers implemented new tackling techniques this spring, following suit with college football’s latest trend — which was apparently triggered by a 2014 Pete Carroll instructional video highlighting the benefits of rugby-style tactics.

Video: Jordan Westerkamp talks injury, recovery

Husker wideout Jordan Westerkamp has been held out of much of NU's spring practices with a groin injury.

Video: Spring game Tunnel Walk, from the players' point of view

The Huskers' annual Red-White spring game took place Saturday in Lincoln.

ESPN ranks the Big Ten's receiving corps. Nebraska is not first.

The Big Ten's best receiving corps won't be the group fielded by the Cornhuskers, according to ESPN.

Catching up with former Husker Joe Ganz

Former Husker quarterback and "The Bottom Line" co-host Joe Ganz is in his first month working as a tight ends coach on Bo Pelini's Youngstown State staff.

Mike Riley shows support for Nebraska alumna competing on "The Voice"

Pharrell may be Hannah Huston's coach on "The Voice," but there's another coach back home that's showing support for the Lincoln preschool teacher.

Pair of former Huskers among top 14 college coaches ranked by playing career

ESPN ranked all 129 college football head coaches, but not by their coaching résumés. Instead, ESPN reporter Adam Rittenberg judged them solely on their playing careers.

For Husker O-Line coach Mike Cavanaugh, every day is National Pancake Day

Pancakes come in a variety of flavors — buttermilk, blueberry, chocolate chip.

Video: Tim Miles speaks about Shavon Shields and Benny Parker on senior night

Nebraska men's basketball coach Tim Miles took the court Tuesday during the senior night ceremony before the Huskers faced Purdue. NU was honoring seniors Shavon Shields and Benny Parker, but this was the first senior ceremony in which Miles addressed the crowd. See what the coach had to say about the duo:

The 1983, 1995 Nebraska football teams had 'perfect offenses'

Nebraska has had two of the 23 college football teams throughout history to achieve "offensive perfection" in a single season, according to a study done by SB Nation.

Video: Nebraska celebrates seniors Sunday

The Nebraska women's basketball team celebrated a trio of seniors Sunday at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

Nebraska the No. 29 most desirable program

If every school in the country hypothetically had a job opening, which programs would be the most and least desirable?

Mike Riley, other 2014-15 coaching hires ranked a year later

Last offseason, when the Huskers hired Mike Riley, CBS Sports ranked all the new head coaches. Mike Riley was slotted fourth then, and a year later, CBS has re-ranked all of those hires.

Tommy Armstrong 'under the most pressure' entering spring practice

Bleacher Report included Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong on a list of nine college football players under the most pressure entering spring practices.

Is life miserable as a Nebraska football fan?

Fox Sports included Nebraska on a list of the 18 most miserable fanbases in sports.

Wednesday is 'Star Wars Night' when Nebraska plays at Indiana

The Nebraska men's basketball team plays at Indiana on Wednesday, and the Hoosiers are encouraging attendees to dress up for their "Star Wars Night" promotion. Indiana also put together a video preview, which can be viewed below, describing the Huskers as "wielding corn and often disguised in IU red" as they "attempt to invade Assembly Hall."

Tommy Armstrong ranked third among Big Ten quarterbacks

Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong landed at No. 32 in Athlon Sports' ranking of all 128 FBS quarterbacks.

Maliek Collins tops Vincent Valentine with 785-pound squat

The same day that Vincent Valentine posted a video of himself squatting 745 pounds, his former teammate Maliek Collins one-upped him.

Vincent Valentine can squat more than you (and pretty much everyone else)

If you find yourself trapped under a small car, a giant rock, or anything else that might weigh about 750 pounds, you better hope Vincent Valentine is nearby.

So, Huskers fans sent the coaches nearly a dozen pizzas on signing day

Recruiting is hard work, they say. You build up an appetite.

Vote: Which Husker signees will have the biggest impact going forward?

With the signing day class all wrapped up Husker fans set their sights on spring football. But before you shift gears, vote on which 2016 signees you think will make the biggest impact for the Huskers next season and going forward!

Video: Watch Husker punter Sam Foltz sink a halfcourt shot

Nebraska punter Sam Foltz, a Grand Island grad, returned to his alma mater and made a half court shot. Watch the video below:

Report: Huskers grad assistant Beau Walker lands job with CFL's Ottawa RedBlacks

Nebraska graduate assistant Beau Walker will be the new running backs coach for the Ottawa RedBlacks of the Candian Football League, according to FootballScoop.

SI's Andy Staples expects more wins by the Huskers in 2016

Answering a fan's question as part of his "Dear Andy" video mailbag, Sports Illustrated's Andy Staples said he expects the Huskers to improve in 2016.

Mike Riley gets grade as first-year coach

Athlon Sports handed out grades to all the first-year head coaches this past season, and Nebraska's Mike Riley received a C-plus.

Nebraska has three of Top 50 games to watch in 2016

Huskers fans could be in for an exciting 2016 season.

Athlon has Nebraska third in early Big Ten West rankings

An early power ranking of the Big Ten has the Huskers pegged third in their division.

Video: Prince Amukamara dons blonde wig on The Tonight Show

Former Huskers cornerback Prince Amukamara, now with the New York Giants, made a special guest appearance on Wednesday's episode of The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

Report: Former Husker Clete Blakeman to referee Super Bowl 50

Clete Blakeman, a Nebraska quarterback from 1983-87, will be the referee for Super Bowl 50, according to Football Zebras.

Video: Former Husker turned NFL referee tosses coin that doesn't flip

Former Husker quarterback Clete Blakeman, who's been an NFL referee since 2008, had a grafity-defying coin toss Saturday.

Nebraska's loss to BYU the No. 16 greatest game of 2015

Sports Illustrated ranked the 25 best games of the college football season, and the Huskers' heartbreaking loss to BYU came in at No. 16.

Former Huskers quarterback Mickey Joseph hired at Louisiana Tech

Mickey Joseph, a Nebraska quarterback from 1988-91, was officially announced Friday as the new running backs coach at Louisiana Tech.

Video: Doug McDermott's big dunk

Doug McDermott had a big dunk off a steal on Thursday night as the Chicago Bulls faced the Philadelphia 76ers. His dunk excited the broadcast crew, which said he was "looking like a Creighton Bluejay" on the dunk. Watch two clips of the dunk below.

Randy Gregory to Huskers recruit: 'You better join the family'

Former Husker Randy Gregory is doing his part to ensure Nebraska secures a new generation of pass rushers.

Nebraska finishes 2015 ranked No. 63 by CBS Sports

With the season now over, CBS Sports ranked all 128 teams in FBS football — and Nebraska fell about as close as possible to the middle of the pack.

Nebraska dubbed a "team on the rise" by Athlon

Athlon included Nebraska on a list of 10 teams "on the rise" for 2016, projected to improve their win total from this past season.

Best of Koterba: Lawrence Phillips his own worst enemy

World-Herald editorial cartoonist Jeffrey Koterba has created some of the most memorable, poignant commentary on news, both local and international.

Nebraska a winner in 2015 bowl season, according to Athlon

It's an uphill battle from 5-7 to a bowl-season winner, but the Huskers' Foster Farms Bowl win puts them in that category, according to Athlon Sports.

Nick Saban trails only Nebraska's Tom Osborne for wins in first 20 years as head coach

Alabama coach Nick Saban won his 191st game Monday as a college head coach, but that mark falls short of a record Tom Osborne still holds.

VIDEO: Creighton a surprise contender in the Big East

ESPN's Andy Katz calls Creighton one of the surprise teams in the Big East, and the winner of Saturday's battle between the Blue Jays and Seton Hall will vault that team into contender status.

Four-star Patrick O'Brien arrives at Nebraska

Patrick O'Brien, Nebraska's quarterback in the 2016 recruiting class, tweeted Thursday that he's "officially a Nebraska student athlete."

Video: Former Husker Quincy Enunwa discusses his progress during 2015 season

Former Nebraska wide receiver Quincy Enunwa spoke to a Jets team reporter Wednesday about his progress — as well as the team's growth — during the 2015 football season.

Nebraska's Lil' Red named Best Inflatable Mascot

NCAA.com's "High Five" video series crowned Nebraska's Lil' Red as the nation's best inflatable mascot.

Would Mike Riley be up for Saints job?

A New Orleans TV reporter says that if head coach Sean Payton's tenure with the Saints came to an end, Nebraska coach Mike Riley could enter the picture as his replacement.

Video: Former Husker Will Compton gets first INT

Former Husker linebacker Will Compton, in his third season with the Washington Redskins, made his first career interception on Sunday. Compton intercepted a first quarter pass by Dallas quarterback Kellen Moore on 3rd and 14. He returned the ball 24 yards.

Video: Chris Jones grabs pick in the end zone

Nebraska cornerback Chris Jones picked off UCLA QB Josh Rosen late in the fourth quarter with Nebraska leading 38-29.

Video: Armstrong scores on a keeper

Husker QB Tommy Armstrong kept in and carried it in from 3 yards out to build Nebraska's lead to 37-21 in the fourth quarter.

Video: Stanley Morgan makes circus catch, scores

Husker wideout Stanley Morgan made a one-handed grab on a 22-yard strike from Tommy Armstrong to put Nebraska in front in the third quarter. A missed PAT has NU up 27-21.

Video: Janovich gets Huskers even

Husker fullback Andy Janovich scored on a 1-yard run late in the second quarter of the Foster Farms Bowl on Saturday in Santa Clara, California.

Video: Newby's 3-yard rumble

Husker I-back Terrell Newby scored from 3 yards out in the second quarter, pulling Nebraska within 21-14 of UCLA in the Foster Farms Bowl on Saturday in Santa Clara, California.

Video: Imani Cross puts Huskers on the board

Husker I-back Imani Cross scores on a 1-yard run, getting Nebraska on the board and evening it up at 7-7 in the first quarter of the Foster Farms Bowl on Saturday in Santa Clara, California.

Watch: Former Husker Ameer Abdullah scores on 'Monday Night Football'

On Monday night, Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah scored a touchdown on a 15-yard run, who went around the left end untouched against the New Orleans Saints. It was the second career rushing touchdown for the former Husker, who last scored on the ground in Week 1 against the San Diego Chargers. Abdullah also has a receiving touchdown this year. Watch the play below:

Nebraska unveils championship banner

That didn't take long. Less than 24 hours after winning the program's fourth national title, Nebraska unveiled the championship banner at the Devaney Center.

Video: Courtside for Nebraska's national championship

Check out this Twitter video from courtside as Nebraska closed out Texas for a national championship on Saturday.

Watch: Imani Cross scores again

Husker I-back Imani Cross scored on a 4-yard run during the third quarter to pull the Huskers within four points, 21-17, in the third quarter Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln.

Watch: Imani Cross gets Nebraska on the board

Husker I-back Imani Cross scored on a 4-yard during the second quarter to tie the game at 7-7 on Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln.

Watch: Former Husker Ameer Abdullah returns kickoff 104 yards

On Sunday, Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah returned a kickoff from the back of the end zone and nearly scored a touchdown. The former Husker was tripped up just short of the end zone. It's the longest non-scoring play since 2011 according to ESPN stats and information. Watch the return below:

Watch: Carter gets TD No. 2

Nebraska tight end Cethan Carter got his second score of the day — following a first-quarter rushing touchdown — on an 11-yard TD reception from Tommy Armstrong to give NU a 28-14 lead over Rutgers in the third quarter.

Watch: Armstrong finds Moore

Nebraska QB Tommy Armstrong found receiver Alonzo Moore on a 44-yard TD pass to give the Huskers a 21-0 lead in the second quarter at Rutgers.

Watch: Chris Jones picks one off

Husker defensive back Chris Jones intercepted a deep pass from Rutgers QB Chris Laviano at the NU 5-yard line late in the first quarter.

Watch: Westerkamp extends NU lead

Jordan Westerkamp grabbed a 15-yard TD pass from Tommy Armstrong to give Nebraska a 14-0 lead in the first quarter at Rutgers.

Watch: Cethan Carter's 32-yard TD run

Husker tight end Cethan Carter carried it 32 yards on a first-quarter reverse to put Nebraska in front, 7-0, at Rutgers on Saturday.

Video: Kyle Korver still doing physically taxing offseason spirit-finding rituals

Atlanta Hawks sharpshooter Kyle Korver has one of the most reliable shots in the league.

Husker fans overloading Biletnikoff ballots in favor of Westerkamp

Nebraska fans are trying to help junior Jordan Westerkamp earn recognition as the nation's top pass catcher.

A Millennium Falcon appearance at the Nebraska-Iowa game?

Star Wars fans heading to the Nebraska-Iowa football game the day after Thanksgiving are in for a special treat.

Watch: Husker fans celebrate the win over Michigan State

After a season of tough endings, Nebraska finally had a reason to celebrate after rallying past No. 6 Michigan State. The Railyard in downtown Lincoln was packed for the big game. Watch as fans celebrate the upset:

Watch: Mike Riley's postgame locker room speech

Watch video from Nebraska coach Mike Riley's locker room speech following the Huskers' 39-38 win over No. 7 Michigan State.

Watch: Reilly's TD grab puts NU in front

Tommy Armstrong hit Brandon Reilly for a 30-yard score with 17 seconds remaining to give the Huskers a late 39-38 lead over the Spartans.

Watch: Tommy Armstrong's 2nd TD run

Quarterback Tommy Armstrong scored on a 1-yard TD run to pull the Huskers within 38-33 of the Spartans late in the fourth quarter.

Watch: Tommy Armstrong runs for a score

Early in the fourth quarter, quarterback Tommy Armstrong scored from two yards out to pull the Huskers within five, 31-26, after a failed two-point conversion.

Watch: Imani Cross puts NU back in front

Following a 43-yard reception by Alonzo Moore ended up inches short of the goal line, Husker I-back Imani Cross found the end zone to give Nebraska a 20-17 lead in the third quarter.

Watch: Armstrong to Westerkamp builds NU lead

After a Drew Brown field goal gave NU a 3-0 lead, Tommy Armstrong hit Jordan Westerkamp for a 38-yard TD reception to stretch the lead to 10-0 in the first quarter.

Watch: Fyfe to Reilly for a late score

With just under three and a half minutes to play, Brandon Reilly pulled in an 8-yard TD pass from Ryker Fyfe to pull the Huskers within 11 points, 49-38.

Watch: Westerkamp caps NU scoring

Husker QB Ryker Fyfe found Jordan Westerkamp for a 35-yard TD grab late in the fourth quarter, Nebraska's final score.

Watch: Jano scores, Westy gets two

After Ryker Fyfe hit Brandon Reilly for a 52-yard gain to the Purdue 2-yard line, Husker fullback Andy Janovich found the end zone. Fyfe hit Jordan Westerkamp for a two-point conversion to pull the Huskers within nine, trailing the Boilermakers 41-32.

Watch: Hovey's TD grab

Ryker Fyfe connected with Lane Hovey for a 17-yard TD on the first play of the fourth quarter to give pull Nebraska closer to Purdue, 42-23

Video: Imani Cross TD keeps Huskers close

The Huskers scored on a 9-yard Imani Cross touchdown run to open the second half, capping an 8-play, 75-yard drive.

Video: Stanley Morgan shakes defenders for TD

Husker receiver Stanley Morgan caught a Ryker Fyfe touchdown at the 14, shook off a defender, juked another and gave Nebraska its first TD of the game. Purdue blocked the extra point, giving the Boilermakers a 14-9 lead in the second quarter.

Archives: Alex Gordon, World-Herald athlete of the year

Back on July 3, 2005, Alex Gordon received the greatest honor The World-Herald bestows upon an athlete competing in the state of Nebraska: The Fred Ware Award.

Archives: Alex Gordon, World-Herald athlete of the year

Back on July 3, 2005, Alex Gordon received the greatest honor The World-Herald bestows upon athletes in Nebraska: The Fred Ware Award.

Video: Alex Gordon's home run ties Game 1 of World Series in bottom of ninth

With the Kansas City Royals trailing 4-3 in the bottom of the ninth inning in Game 1 of the World Series, former Husker Alex Gordon belted a home run to center field, tying the game, which eventually went to extra innings.

Watch: 1995 Nebraska team honored with Tunnel Walk

On Saturday, Nebraska honored the 1995 national championship winners during the game against Northwestern. Watch the reunion tunnel walk below:

Watch: Armstrong rolls out, scores

Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong scored on a bootleg from three yards out to pull the Huskers within two points, 30-28, late in the fourth quarter. A two-point conversion attempt that followed — a pass from Armstrong to receiver Stanley Morgan — was incomplete.

Watch: Armstrong scores on option

Husker QB Tommy Armstrong had a nifty fake pitch and scored on the option keeper to put Nebraska in front, 19-17, in the third quarter during the Northwestern game.

Watch: Armstrong to Reilly for 6

Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong found receiver Brandon Reilly late in the second quarter for a score to pull Nebraska with two points of Northwestern at 14-12. The Wildcats quickly answered with a field goal for a 17-12 halftime lead.

Watch: Foltz punt, then Blackshirts' safety

After Husker punter Sam Foltz pinned Northwestern inside its own 5-yard line, defensive end Ross Dzuris brought down Northwestern QB Clayton Thorson in the end zone for a safety.

Photo: Two Huskers meet Dallas star Dirk Nowitzki

Nebraska running back Devine Ozigbo and walk-on long snapper Chase Urbach met Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki on Thursday night. Nowitzki and the Mavs are in Lincoln to face the Chicago Bulls on Friday night in an NBA exhibition game.

Video: Terrell Newby on BTN Live

Nebraska I-back Terrell Newby joined "BTN Live" on Thursday to discuss the upcoming Northwestern game, the team's focus and more.

Tommy Armstrong showed up to a press conference on a two-wheel scooter

Well, this happened at the Huskers' weekly press conference.

Thanks to Michigan State, NU no longer owns the most improbable loss

Nebraska won with relative ease Saturday, but this season has been filled with late losses.

Video: Nebraska-Minnesota game highlights

Watch game highlights from Nebraska's 48-25 win over Minnesota on Saturday.

Watch: Josh Kalu's pick six

Nebraska cornerback Josh Kalu intercepted a Mitch Leidner pass and returned it for 41 yards for six points, extending Nebraska's lead to 48-25 late in the fourth quarter Saturday.

Watch: Pierson-El tips to himself for TD

Tommy Armstrong connected with De'Mornay Pierson-El on a tipped-to-himself touchdown reception from 14 yards out to put NU up 38-14 early in the fourth quarter.

Watch: Cethan Carter builds Huskers' lead

Nebraska tight end Cethan Carter stretched for a 10-yard TD reception from Tommy Armstrong, giving the Huskers' a 31-14 lead over Minnesota in the third quarter.

Watch: Newby's second TD widens NU lead

Husker I-back Terrell Newby scored from nine yards out to put Nebraska up 24-14 over Minnesota in the second quarter.

Watch: Armstrong to Moore puts NU in front

Tommy Armstrong connected with Alonzo Moore on a 32-yard score in the first quarter to put Nebraska up 14-7 over Minnesota.

Watch: Terrell Newby's career-long run evens it up

After a score by Minnesota on Saturday's opening drive, Husker I-back Terrell Newby answered for Nebraska, taking it 69 yards for a score to tie it at 7 apiece. Newby's previous career long was a 43-yard run last season.

Watch: Andy Janovich's touchdown run

Andy Janovich scored on a 55-yard touchdown run to put Nebraska in front 21-20 in the fourth quarter of the Wisconsin game.

Watch: Mike Riley Nebraska-Wisconsin halftime interview

Check out Mike Riley's comments following the first half in Lincoln.

Video: Armstrong to Moore puts NU in front

Quarterback Tommy Armstrong connected with Alonzo Moore in the second quarter of the Nebraska-Wisconsin game to give Nebraska a 14-7 lead late in the first half. Watch the touchdown below.

Video: Tommy Armstrong gets Huskers on the board

Quarterback Tommy Armstrong scored on a 7-yard scramble in the second quarter of the Nebraska-Wisconsin game to to tie it at 7. Watch the run below.

Video: Former Husker starts MLB postseason's biggest brawl (so far)

Former Nebraska standout and Pirates reliever Tony Watson had an interesting Wednesday night.

Watch: Refs don't know what down it is

Here's the mishap heard 'round the world (well, Big Ten world, at least) from Saturday's Nebraska-Illinois game.

Watch: Husker I-back Devine Ozigbo scores 1st career TD

Devine Ozigbo has his first collegiate score.

BTN player ranks have Armstrong among league's best

The Huskers have been trotting out the league's best QB this season, according to two BTN analysts.

ESPN's 'The Bear' picks Illinois to beat Nebraska

Chris Fallica, of ESPN Stats and Information and College GameDay, is 20-5 this season in picking against the spread for ESPN Chalk. Husker fans are now hoping he moves to 20-6.

Check out the Husker basketball team's shoes for this season

The Nebraska equipment staff on Wednesday tweeted out a photo of some of the shoe options the Huskers will be sporting this season.

Video: Warren 'The Bicep' Buffett, Ndamukong Suh arm wrestle ... again

A Miami TV station had a little fun with Warren Buffet in town to watch the Miami Dolphins — and his friend, star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh — play the Bills.

Interactive video: View the Huskers' Tunnel Walk in 360 degrees

Ever wanted to be on the turf at Memorial Stadium while the Huskers took the field for the Tunnel Walk? Here's the next-best thing. The Nebraska athletic department shared an interactive, 360-degree video from NU's Tunnel Walk before taking on Southern Miss. Look up and down and all around the field as the Huskers make their entrance.

Video: Ameer Abdullah scores first receiving touchdown

Former Nebraska star Ameer Abdullah scored his first NFL receiving touchdown on Sunday against Denver. The running back scored on a 16-yard pass play in the third quarter. Abdullah scored a rushing touchdown during his NFL debut. Watch Sunday's score:

Photo: Warren Buffett wears Suh jersey and pads at Dolphins game

Warren Buffett is showing support for his buddy Ndamukong Suh at the Miami game against Buffalo on Sunday.

Watch: Former Husker Aaron Green makes crazy catch for TCU

Former Nebraska running back Aaron Green, now with TCU, corralled a tipped pass for a touchdown against Texas Tech on Saturday late in the fourth quarter.

Watch: Josh Kalu called for pass interference on goal line

For those wondering if the call on Josh Kalu for pass interference on the goal line was, in fact, a penalty, we'll let you take a look and decide for yourself.

Watch: Tommy Armstrong runs for 16-yard TD

Tommy Armstrong continued to impress against Southern Miss on Saturday, and in the fourth quarter, he proved he hasn't lost his running skills, scoring on a 16-yard carry.

Watch: Huskers take 22-point lead with Tariq Allen's TD

Husker wideout Tariq Allen's touchdown catch gave the Huskers a 29-7 lead over Southern Miss on Saturday.

Watch: Tommy Armstrong hurdles Southern Miss defender

Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong rolled around the right side on a quarterback keeper Saturday without much room.

Watch: Brandon Reilly 49-yard catch sets up another Husker field goal

Brandon Reilly got behind the Southern Miss defense on Saturday and it turned into a 49-yard catch. The reception turned into an eventual Nebraska field goal and a 19-0 lead.

Watch: Andy Janovich catches the ball, rumbles 53 yards

Nebraska fullback Andy Janovich caught a ball on Saturday against Southern Miss and forced his way 53 yards on the catch.

Watch: Drew Brown ties NCAA record with 5 first-half field goals

Husker kicker Drew Brown connected on all five of his field goal attempts in the first half against Southern Miss on Saturday. The 5-for-5 effort tied an NCAA record for field goals in a half.

Watch: Maliek Collins gets pressure, Southern Miss misses field goal

Maliek Collins pushed through the middle of the line on Saturday to put some pressure on the Southern Miss kicker. In short: it worked.

Watch: Huskers force fumble on Southern Miss' second series

Nebraska kicked a field goal to take a 10-0 lead on Saturday, but it was a forced fumble that set up the score.

Watch: Jordan Westerkamp gives Huskers a quick lead with TD catch

Nebraska wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp gave the Huskers a quick lead on Saturday against Southern Miss, opening the scoring with a 6-yard TD catch.

CBS Chicago columnist not on Husker fans' good side today

There is a column by CBS Chicago's Seth Gruen that's been making its rounds on Twitter this morning. The story blasts Nebraska Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst for firing Bo Pelini, and also points to Mike Riley being a bad replacement.

Four-star defensive tackle schedules Lincoln visit

Defensive tackle Jordan Elliott announced Sunday that he will take a visit to Nebraska for the Southern Miss game.

Huskers see big drop in BTN's Big Ten power rankings

Each week, BTN analyst Tom Dienhart ranks the Big Ten's teams.

Video: Nebraska-Miami game highlights

Check out a highlight-reel recap from the Nebraska-Miami game Saturday.

Watch: Huskers make it interesting as Tommy Armstrong hits Brandon Reilly

The game seemed out of hand earlier Saturday, but the Huskers battled their way back to make it a one possession game against Miami.

Watch: Armstrong's second TD pass moves Huskers within 15

Tommy Armstrong hit Alonzo Moore with a 10-yard touchdown pass on Saturday, getting Nebraska within 33-18 against Miami.

Watch: Joshua Kalu makes juggling interception in own end zone

Nebraska's passing defense hadn't had the best day Saturday, to say the least. But Husker cornerback Joshua Kalu came up with a big interception early in the fourth quarter at Miami.

Watch: Tommy Armstrong escapes pressure, fires to Westerkamp in end zone

Tommy Armstrong was nearly sacked. He stumbled. Then fired to the end zone.

Watch: Mike Riley's comments at halftime

Nebraska coach Mike Riley said Nebraska has some things to work on in the second half, including limiting penalties and not dropping the ball.

Watch: Drew Brown nails 49-yard field goal — with plenty of room to spare

Husker kicker Drew Brown struggled in the season opener against BYU, but he looked good on his first attempt against Miami on Saturday.

Watch: Here's the film on the first two Miami TD passes

Miami jumped out to a quick 14-0 lead over the Huskers on Saturday, led by quarterback Brad Kaaya.

Someone is flying a "Go Big Red" banner over Sun Life Stadium

Prior to the Nebraska-Miami game (kickoff at 2:30 p.m.), many Husker fans were happy to see one of the many planes flying over Sun Life Stadium.

Worst blowouts in sports? Husker dealt out two of them

ESPN has been counting down the top 100 blowouts in sports history — and the Nebraska football team has handed out two of them.

Video: 'Canes beat writer previews Nebraska-Miami

Want a game preview from someone who follows the Hurricanes for a living?

Video: Mike Riley says Huskers understand history with Miami

In an interview with the Big Ten Network, Husker coach Mike Riley said his team has a solid understanding of Nebraska's history with Miami.

Huskers off Arizona DE Hamilcar Rashed, and here's why that's important

Nebraska on Thursday extended an offer to an unranked defensive end out of the Phoenix area.

Highlights: Nebraska 48, South Alabama 9

Nebraska pulled off a 48-9 victory over South Alabama on Saturday night, giving Mike Riley his first win as NU's coach.

Watch: Jordan Westerkamp lays out for 21-yard TD catch

Jordan Westerkamp had a touchdown catch last week vs. BYU, and he made it 2 for 2 on Saturday with a 21-yard TD reception against South Alabama.

Watch: Imani Cross gets in on the scoring with 9-yard TD

It was the Terrell Newby show in the first half on Saturday, but after halftime, it was time for Imani Cross to get involved.

Video: Husker basketball coach Tim Miles flies over Memorial Stadium in helicopter

Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles arrived late to the Husker football game on Saturday. But when he did arrive, it was in style.

Watch: Terrell Newby breaks 100-yard mark on third touchdown

Midway through the second quarter on Saturday, Terrell Newby crossed the 100-yard rushing mark. It just happened to come on his third touchdown of the game.

Watch: Terrell Newby makes one-handed catch en route to second TD

The first two Husker touchdowns on Saturday came from their running back: Terrell Newby.

Watch: Terrell Newby's TD run gives Huskers early lead

Husker running back Terrell Newby gave the Huskers an early lead on Saturday with his 13-yard touchdown run.

Watch: Nate Gerry grabs interception on opening drive

Husker safety Nate Gerry led the team with five interceptions last season. And he's at it again this year.

Video: Nebraska's tunnel walk for the first game after 9/11

On Sept. 15, 2001, Nebraska was scheduled to play Rice. That game was postponed until Sept. 20, following the terrorist attacks against New York and Washington D.C. on Sept. 11.

Video: Frank Solich's 204-yard game

Frank Solich is more than a former Husker coach.

Former Husker captain Jason Ankrah lands with Titans

It's a taxing time to be on the verge of making an NFL roster.

Watch: Nebraska-BYU highlight reel

The ending might not have been what NU fans wanted in Mike Riley's debut, but there were plenty of good football plays on both sides of the ball Saturday.

Watch: Highlights and photos of the final BYU Hail Mary to beat Nebraska

Nebraska quarterback Mitch Mathews threw a 42-yard Hail Mary as time expired on Saturday against Nebraska. And Tanner Mangum was there to make the catch.

Watch: Nate Gerry does his thing, which is intercepting the football

As a sophomore, Nate Gerry had five interceptions in 13 games. Now he's a junior, and he has an interception in every game so far. (OK, so he's only played one, but it counts).

Watch: Huskers take the lead on Trey Foster's TD catch

The Huskers took the lead in the second half, 28-24, after Tommy Armstrong hit tight end Trey Foster for a nine-yard touchdown.

Watch: Terrell Newby goes 10 yards for the TD

Running back Terrell Newby got the Huskers going in the second half, going 10 yards for the touchdown to help the Huskers get within 24-21.

Watch: Husker coach Mike Riley's halftime comments

Mike Riley said the Huskers kept putting themselves in a hole in the first half during his interviews at halftime with ESPN and the Huskers Sports Radio Network.

Watch: Alonzo Moore gives Tommy Armstrong second TD pass of day

Wide receiver Alonzo Moore did some tip-toeing down the sideline on Saturday, taking a pass from Tommy Armstrong 22 yards for a touchdown.

Watch: Tommy Armstrong throws incredible block to spring Jordan Westerkamp

The Huskers first touchdown of the Mike Riley era came on a familiar play — Tommy Armstrong to Jordan Weskerkamp. However, one thing was a little different.

Video: ESPN College GameDay crew consensus — BYU over Nebraska

The ESPN College GameDay crew throws out their picks each week. This week, those picks just happened to go against Nebraska.

Actress Gabrielle Union, Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade visit Omaha ahead of Husker game

Omaha-born actress and noted Husker fan Gabrielle Union is back in town this weekend. Union also brought her husband, Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade, to the metro ahead of Saturday's game with BYU.

Video: "It's game day at Nebraska"

Ready for some chills?

Video: ESPN highlights Husker receiver Jordan Westerkamp's most memorable catches

Nebraska junior receiver Jordan Westerkamp is very familiar among Husker fans, helped by a few memorable plays.

Former Husker Alex Gordon reinstated from DL by Royals

Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon's time in Omaha is complete. On Tuesday, the Royals tweeted that Gordon, a former Husker, has been reinstated by the team from the 15-day disabled list.

Former Husker Lavonte David on cover of Sports Illustrated's NFL preview

Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David has earned his share of headlines from his performance on the field. Now, he's earning magazine covers, too, and one of the most prestigious for that matter.

Polls: Predict the 2015 Husker season

Nebraska won at least nine games each season under Bo Pelini, but it wasn't enough for him to keep his job. So how are things looking for Mike Riley in 2015? About the same.

Video: Husker commit Marquel Dismuke scores 53-yard TD

Nebraska defensive back commit Marquel Dismuke showed off some offensive skills during Calabasas' first game.

Ameer Abdullah catches screen pass, does Ameer Abdullah things

Former Husker running back Ameer Abdullah has been making some big plays for the Detroit Lions this preseason. On Friday, it was more of the same.

Check out Ndamukong Suh's new $6.5 million pad

Former Husker Ndamukong Suh has made himself a pretty decent chunk of change by signing with the Miami Dolphins. And now the highest-paid non-quarterback in the NFL has the home to show for it.

Best shot for breakout season? Athlon says Terrell Newby, Dedrick Young

There will be a good chunk of Husker players who will see a bigger workload in 2015.

Two former Huskers sign with IFL team

Husker fans in attendance at Nebraska Danger games this year will see at least two familiar faces on the field this season — Brion Carnes and Corey Cooper.

Husker defensive end DaiShon Neal to have surgery

Nebraska defensive end DaiShon Neal — one of two in-state prospects for the 2015 class — tweeted this week that he will have knee surgery on Thursday.

Recruiting: Randy Moss' son has Huskers in top 6

Four-star tight end Thaddeus Moss, the 6-foot-4, 240-pound son of former NFL wide receiver Randy Moss, has narrowed his list of possible suitors, with the Huskers making the top six.

Peter King's most impressive rookies: Abdullah No. 1, Gregory No. 2

Sports Illustrated's Peter King was hosting a Twitter chat on Thursday, fielding questions from NFL fans when this question popped up: Who are the rookies you've been most impressed with thus far?

Ameer Abdullah shines in NFL debut

That didn't take long. Former Husker Ameer Abdullah is already making waves for the Detroit Lions in his NFL preseason debut. Early in the first quarter, Abdullah broke out a 45 yard run with some nice moves. Watch below:

Big-bodied receiver has Huskers in final three

C.J. Riley, at 6-foot-4 and 186 pounds, is approaching a decision, and Nebraska has made the cut.

Photos: Husker night in Kansas City

The Kansas City Royals rolled out a red carpet for Husker fans who wanted to see a little MLB action on Saturday.

Who are the Husker freshmen to watch?

There will be plenty to watch on the Husker football team this fall.

Husker defensive end Jack Gangwish talks farming, Randy Gregory, football and more

Nebraska defensive end Jack Gangwish sat down with the Grand Island Independent to discuss his life growing up on a farm, his transition from walk-on to scholarship player, Randy Gregory and more.

Audio: Mike Riley shares his thoughts on the captains

The Husker Sports Network shared a sneak peek at an interview with Nebraska coach Mike Riley. In the clip, Riley discusses the selection process for the Husker team captains. Listen to the clip below.

Which Husker alternate uniform is the best?

Nebraska announced its new alternate uniforms for 2016 on Tuesday morning, an all-white set of threads to be worn against Northwestern on Sept. 24.

Alternate Husker helmets revealed?

Adidas is expected to reveal a new version of the Husker football uniform on Thursday. Whether that includes changes to the main jerseys and helmets or is an alternate setup remains to be seen.

Husker football unveils new gloves for 2015

The Nebraska equipment staff tweeted out a photo of the Huskers' new Adidas gloves for next season.

Taylor Martinez's Journey app designed to encourage those faced with physical, mental challenges

Former Husker quarterback Taylor Martinez has built an app designed to help connect people with physical, mental or other challenges.

Ndamukong Suh named No. 24 player in league by peers

The NFL Network has been counting down the "Top 100 Players of 2015" and former Husker Ndamukong Suh has climbed the list, which is voted on by NFL players.

Former Husker, Storm Chaser called up to the majors

Former Husker pitcher Michael Mariot was called up to the majors on Monday by the Kansas City Royals.

Video: Husker coach Mike Riley discusses Miami satellite camp

Nebraska football coach Mike Riley did an interview with Space Coast Daily's Zach Clark following the Huskers' satellite camp in Miami earlier this week.

Video: Stanley Morgan's in Lincoln and won't allow any footballs to hit the ground

Husker wide receiver Stanley Morgan recently arrived on campus, ready to get a jump start on his Nebraska career.

Video: Why is Ameer Abdullah wearing No. 21?

Former Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah took part in the latest #AskALion video series, answering questions about his role models, jersey number, rookie-season goals and more.

Former Husker Ndamukong Suh 16th highest-paid athlete

Ndamukong Suh signed a six-year, $114.3 million contract with the Miami Dolphins in March.

NU coach Mike Riley introduces the Husker captains

Nebraska announced the football team captains on Thursday. The captains are selected by a team vote. Quarterback Tommy Armstrong, wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp and offensive tackle Alex Lewis were elected from the offense. Defensive end Jack Gangwish, defensive tackle Maliek Collins and safety Nate Gerry were selected from the defense. Only Gangwish and Lewis are seniors. See what coach Mike Riley had to say as he introduced the captains to the team:

Terran Petteway discusses Pistons workout

Former Nebraska guard Terran Petteway worked out for the Detroit Pistons on Thursday, and he spoke with the media afterward.

Husker signees Carlos and Khalil Davis casually doing backflips at state track meet

How common is it for a 265-pound defensive tackle to do a standing back?

Husker signees Carlos and Khalil Davis casually doing backflips at state track meet

How common is it for a 265-pound defensive tackle to do a standing back?

Husker signees Carlos and Khalil Davis casually doing backflips at state track meet

How common is it for a 265-pound defensive tackle to do a standing back?

Poll: Should the Huskers continue wearing alternate uniforms under coach Mike Riley?

If the past is a reliable indicator, we're coming up on alternate uniform season in Nebraska.

Lovie Smith: Lavonte David is "the best outside linebacker in the NFL"

Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith thinks he has the best outside linebacker in the NFL. But what makes former Husker Lavonte David such a prized commodity?

Randy Gregory signs with the Cowboys

Former Husker defensive end Randy Gregory signed his contract with the Dallas Cowboys on Wednesday, the team announced on Twitter.

National player of the year Frank Kaminsky likes Lincoln

Wisconsin men's basketball star and national player of the year Frank Kaminsky gave some love to Lincoln's Pinnacle Bank Arena on Tuesday.

Former Husker 'T-Lue' saves Cavs a costly mistake

Before LeBron James hit a buzzer-beater to lift Cleveland past Chicago in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, his coach nearly cost him the opportunity to play hero.

USA Today features twin Husker signees Carlos and Khalil Davis

Nebraska defensive tackle recruits Carlos and Khalil Davis, twins from Blue Springs, Missouri, were featured by USA Today on Thursday.

Athlon ranks Mike Riley No. 7 coach in Big Ten

Athlon Sports ranked the coaches in the Big Ten, and Nebraska head man Mike Riley just made the top half.

Randy Gregory gets a giant star tattoo

Think Randy Gregory was happy to be drafted by the Cowboys?

Video: Ndamukong Suh arm wrestles Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett, the billionaire CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and an Omaha native, sat down for an interview on Monday morning with CNBC's Squawk Box to discuss the latest financial news, his approach to long-term investing, the Federal Reserve and more. But the CNBC interview produced at least one notable clip for those less interested in financial markets and more interested in moments of TV gold. At one point, Buffett arm wrestled All-Pro defensive tackle and former Husker Ndamukong Suh. According to Suh, he got schooled.

Sports Illustrated: Randy Gregory is the best player available

Once projected to be among the first handful of players selected in the NFL draft, it now looks like former Husker Randy Gregory could be the first player off the board on the second day of the NFL draft.

Athlon ranks Tommy Armstrong the No. 5 QB in the Big Ten

Husker quarterback Tommy Armstrong is learning a new playbook under Mike Riley and Danny Langsdorf. But according to Athlon Sports, that won't stop the QB's development.

Huskers offer four-star corner from Kansas City

The Huskers' push in the Kansas City area continued Thursday as NU offered four-star cornerback Djimon Colbert.

SportsManias DieHard Tour heads to Lincoln for spring game

Former Epic Meal Time star Alex Perrault (aka. "Muscles Glasses") was in Lincoln for the SportsManias DieHard Tour — a YouTube series that profiles tailgating and game day traditions across the country.

Video: Former Husker Lavonte David throws out first pitch

Former Nebraska star Lavonte David threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Tampa Bay Rays played the Boston Red Sox. David currently plays for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the NFL. Watch video of his throw below:

Randy Gregory comes in at No. 3 in SI's countdown of NFL draft prospects

Sports Illustrated has been slowly releasing its NFL draft rankings, counting down from 64 to 1, and former Husker defensive end Randy Gregory finished in the top 5.

Grantland breaks down Korver's shooting. As expected, he dominates the league

Grantland.com on Thursday broke down Kyle Korver's shooting percentage, and the former Creighton and current Atlanta Hawks guard is, shall we say, ridiculous.

Here's the Husker baseball play that Erstad called 'unbelievable'

Nebraska second baseman Jake Schleppenbach made a play for the highlight reel on Tuesday night against Kansas State.

Lincoln ranked 10th best college town in Big Ten

Athlon Sports asked 10 experts to rank the college town atmosphere for all 14 Big Ten teams. Lincoln finished 10th, ranking ahead of the hometowns of Maryland, Illinois, Rutgers and Purdue. The big knock on Nebraska seems to be "there isn't a lot to do in Lincoln but support the Big Red."

Randy Gregory confirms that he will be on location for NFL draft

Former Husker Randy Gregory has confirmed that he will be at Auditorium Theatre in Chicago for the NFL draft on April 30.

Gov. Ricketts stops by Husker football staff meeting

The Nebraska football staff got a visitor Tuesday morning.

Analysis: Hard to match Huskers' 37 draft picks in past decade

Staff writer Tom Dienhart took a look Nebraska's NFL draft history in a BTN.com post Monday, highlighting the Huskers' 37 draft picks since 2005 — including 11 defensive back selections — while also surfacing NU's highest pick, most fertile draft class and more.

Video: Jariah Tolbert's TD grab

The White team pulled within 24-15 in the fourth quarter on an 18-yard TD pass from Tyson Broekemeier to Jariah Tolbert.

Video: Get into the action with the Husker helmet cam

Ever wonder what it's like to take a hit from a Nebraska player? Thanks to a helmet cam used during Saturday's Nebraska spring game, you can see what it's like to play on the field at Memorial Stadium. Watch the video released by Nebraska below:

Video: Jordan Nelson's 52-yard TD

Husker I-back Jordan Nelson scored on a 52-yard pass from Ryker Fyfe to help the White team pull within 24-9 of the Red team during the Nebraska spring game.

Video: Pierson-El's TD catch

Watch as Husker receiver De'Mornay Pierson-El scores on a 32-yard TD catch to put the Red team up 24-2 in the third quarter.

Video: Tommy Armstrong's safety ends half

It was an odd way to end the first half. Quarterback Tommy Armstrong took a knee — in the end zone — for a safety to close the first half of play in the Husker spring game, giving the White team its first two points of the game. Watch the play below.

Video: De'Mornay Pierson-El's return

Husker special teams standout De'Mornay Pierson-El got things off to a good start in the 2015 spring game, turning in a long punt return in his first chance, a play that ended with punter Sam Foltz stopping Pierson-El.

Video: Adam Taylor scores first TD

Husker I-back Adam Taylor scored the first touchdown of the 2015 spring game, finding the end zone for the Red team on an 8-yard TD run in the first quarter.

Video: Spring game tunnel walk

Watch video of the first tunnel walk of the Mike Riley era in Lincoln, kicking off the 2015 Husker spring game.

Video: Behind the scenes with Husker offensive coordinator Danny Langsdorf

Husker offensive coordinator Danny Langsdorf says he might be little bit quieter than the other coaches on staff, but he isn't afraid to raise his voice.

Helmet cam coming to Husker spring game?

Want to see exactly what a Husker quarterback sees? Saturday may be your chance.

Video: Behind the scenes with Husker defensive coordinator Mark Banker

Mark Banker has brought his 4-3 defense from Oregon State to Nebraska, and he'll focus on quarters and man-to-man coverage.

BTN's Tom Dienhart picks Huskers to finish 13th in Big Ten next season

The Husker basketball team doesn't know what its finalized roster will look like next season while Terran Petteway contemplates declaring for the NBA draft.

Video: Behind the scenes with Husker special teams coach Bruce Read

Husker special teams coach Bruce Read likes the opportunity to control field position, and he says that special teams is the key to flipping the field.

Video: Behind the scenes with Husker defensive backs coach Brian Stewart

Nebraska defensive backs coach Brian Stewart has a message for his players: "Signature your work. Be proud of what you do."

Video: Behind the scenes with Husker defensive line coach Hank Hughes

Hank Hughes' goal as the Husker defensive line coach: earn the players' trust and become a mentor.

Video: Darby delivers for Nebraska in 15th inning

Nebraska defeated No. 16 Texas in 15 innings on Saturday at Haymarket Park. Austin Darby drove in the wining run. Watch the final play below:

Video: Behind the scenes with Husker receivers coach Keith Williams

Nebraska wide receivers coach Keith Williams is passionate about wideouts.

Video: Randy Gregory gains weight, adds strength

Former Husker Randy Gregory has been dealing with a lot the last couple of days, but his weight is up seven pounds since the NFL combine and he's also gaining strength.

Video: Behind the scenes with Husker linebackers coach Trent Bray

Trent Bray says there is a fine line between player and coach. And the Nebraska linebackers coach says he feels more like a big brother than a father figure.

Answers.com names Huskers most loyal fan base in college football

Answers.com churns out a lot of lists. But its latest is one that Husker fans may want to check out.

Video: Behind the scenes with Husker OL coach Cavanaugh

New Husker offensive line coach Mike Cavanaugh has been waiting his whole life to coach at program like Nebraska.

Ndamukong Suh returns to college roots with Dolphins jersey number

Former Husker Ndamukong Suh — who the Dolphins made the highest-paid defensive player in NFL history earlier this month — is dropping the 90 jersey he wore while racking up four Pro Bowl seasons in five years Detroit and is returning to the No. 93 from his playing days in Lincoln.

Behind the scenes of Randy Gregory's pro day

Former Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory didn't do any of the cone drills at the NFL Combine because he was recovering from an illness.

Athlon's Top 15 players in the Big Ten features one Husker

Athlon Sports named its top 15 players in the Big Ten as spring practices hit the conference. One Husker made the list.

Former Husker Randy Gregory signs with Nike

Randy Gregory wore Nebraska's Adidas gear for the last two seasons. But he'll be sporting a different brand in the NFL.

Keyshawn Johnson meets with Riley at Nebraska

A cadre of skill players from a top California 7-on-7 team made unofficial visits to Lincoln for the start of new Nebraska coach Mike Riley's first spring camp. Players from the Team 19 All Stars — run by former NFL wideout Keyshawn Johnson, who played at USC under Riley, then the Trojans offensive coordinator — visited NU this weekend and shared photos from the visit Monday.

Video: Which player will each Big Ten football team miss most in 2015?

Big Ten Network analyst Glen Mason on Tuesday night listed one player from every conference team who will be most missed next season.

Nebraska A.D. Shawn Eichorst unsure on freshman eligibility, but supports academics discussion

Count Nebraska Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst among Big Ten administrators who want to have a conversation about making true freshmen ineligible to compete in athletics.

New England writer suggests Kenny Bell would fit well with Patriots

Could Nebraska wide receiver Kenny Bell fit in well with coach Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots?

If a QB doesn't go No. 1, is Randy Gregory the next best bet?

Sports Illustrated's Don Banks and Doug Farrar discuss players that could be taken with the number one overall pick if the Buccaneers decide not to select Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota. The first name mentioned? Former Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory. "Tremendous pass rusher. He's still embryonic, he still needs to get some moves together," Farrar said. "The last time I saw a guy with this kind of speed off the edge was when DeMarcus Ware came out of Troy."

Former Huskers Abdullah, Bell 'winners' on Day 2 of NFL Combine

Former Huskers Ameer Abdullah and Kenny Bell haven't even worked out at the NFL Combine yet, but they are already "winners" in some books.

New host Rece Davis hopes to bring ESPN's 'College GameDay' to Lincoln

Rece Davis will be taking over as the host of ESPN's “College GameDay” show on Saturday mornings this fall. Davis replaces Chris Fowler, who has hosted the show for the past 25 years.

Photos: Johnny Stanton + horse-head mask = awesome

Husker quarterback Johnny Stanton likes to support his school. He really likes to support his basketball team.

Photo: Incoming Husker tackle has ups

There's plenty to like about new Husker football signee Khalil Davis. He's one of the more touted members of NU's 2015 recruiting class.

Photo: NU's receivers coach has a sweet pair of custom Beats headphones

New Husker wide receivers coach Keith Williams is already having a big impact at Nebraska. Want evidence?

Vote: Which Husker signees with have the biggest impact going forward?

Update: Voting for the "Instant Impact" and "Hidden Gem" badges closed at 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6. But feel free to tell us how you thought Mike Riley handled his recruiting duties below! * * * With signing day all wrapped up Husker fans set their sights on spring football. But before you shift gears, vote on which 2015 signees you think will make the biggest impact for the Huskers next season and going forward!

Video: Charlton Warren discusses the class of 2015

Nebraska assistant coach Charlton Warren, the only hold over from former coach Bo Pelini's staff, talked with Greg Sharpe about the newest members of the Husker football team. Watch the interview here:

Video: Mark Banker talks about the newest Blackshirts

New Nebraska defensive coordinator Mark Banker joined Greg Sharpe for an interview on signing day about the newest members of the Husker defense. Watch what he had to say:

CBS Sports' Dennis Dodd: Riley's hire 'great for Nebraska'

During an interview with "The Bottom Line" host Mike'l Severe, CBS Sports' Dennis Dodd discussed Nebraska's hiring of football coach Mike Riley as a 'great' move by the Huskers.

Video: Husker commit Stanley Morgan wins catch of the year

Nebraska football commit Stanley Morgan will sign his letter of intent tomorrow. But in the meantime, he's already winning awards.

Vote: Husker commit Stanley Morgan up for catch of the year

Nebraska commit Stanley Morgan is one of seven New Orleans area wide receivers up for the catch of the year poll on nola.com. The 6-foot-1, 185-pound wide receiver from St. Augustine made a leaping touchdown catch in a loss to Rummel. The nola.com video title calls the catch "Calvin Johnson-like."

TBL: Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah fits in the NFL

Optimum Scouting's Eric Galko spoke briefly about former Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah during an interview with "The Bottom Line" host Mike'l Severe on Monday.

Video: Avery Harriman shares message with Husker fans

On Saturday, Nebraska honored Avery Harriman, the 7-year-old son of NU assistant Chris Harriman, with #AveryStrong day. The students and coaching staff all wore #Averystrong t-shirts. After the game, Avery shared a message with Husker fans during the postgame press conference. Watch his message:

Video: Ameer Abdullah speaks at Senior Bowl practice

Former Nebraska star running back Ameer Abdullah is in Alabama for the Senior Bowl. Abdullah talked with the media about coaching points he's received in practice, questions he's gotten from scouts and more. "I feel like no one should come out here thinking you have to prove anything," Abdullah said. "You wouldn't be here if you weren't already a good player. I feel like once you have the attitude that you have to prove something, you start overreaching, you try to do too much and that's when you can make mistakes."

For recruits visiting Nebraska, naturally a steak dinner is in order

Nebraska is hosting numerous recruits this weekend as signing day approaches, and the Husker staff is treating the prospects and commits to one of the state's most sought-after staples — a premium-cut steak.

Video: Randy Gregory prepares for the NFL Draft, stars in a commercial

Former Husker defensive lineman Randy Gregory was in Atlanta to star in a commercial for Titin, a weighted compression clothing company. Fox 5 caught up with the likely first round pick. Watch what Gregory had to say:

Husker LB commit Dedrick Young upped to four-star by Scout

Husker linebacker commit Dedrick Young is already enrolled at Nebraska.

Report: Former Husker star Ndamukong Suh pulls out of Pro Bowl

Ndamukong Suh, Detroit’s All-Pro defensive tackle and a former Husker star, has reportedly pulled out of the NFL Pro Bowl due to injury.

SI.com projects Randy Gregory as NFL's No. 2 overall pick

Former Husker defensive end Randy Gregory has declared for the NFL draft and is regularly projected as a top-10 pick.

Royals' Alex Gordon may be limited in spring training

The Kansas City Royals remain optimistic that outfielder Alex Gordon, a former Husker, will be ready for Opening Day after undergoing offseason wrist surgery. But general manager Dayton Moore expects Gordon won't be ready when the team meets next month at its spring training complex in Surprise, Arizona.

Huskers' odds to win 2015 championship open at 50/1

Sports betting website Bovada released its opening odds for the 2015 college football national champion, with Nebraska coming in at 50/1.

Watch: Avery Harriman joins postgame press conference

On Saturday, it was announced that Avery, the son of Husker men's basketball assistant Chris Harriman, is cancer-free. On Sunday, Avery took part in the postgame press conference following NU's win over Illinois. Watch video of his appearance:

Husker players rally around petition to reinstate Avery Moss

Nebraska linebacker Michael Rose-Ivey started a petition on Friday to reinstate defensive end Avery Moss to the Husker football team.

Referee Karl Hess, who kicked Tim Miles out of an NCAA tourney game, fired by ACC

Karl Hess, a longtime college basketball official who kicked Nebraska coach Tim Miles out of the Huskers' NCAA tournament game last season, was fired by the ACC on Friday.

Four-star receiver Lavan Alston to visit Nebraska

Lavan Alston has been on the Huskers' radar since Mike Riley become the new head coach.

Grantland ranks coaching hires, Nebraska not high on list

Grantland.com ranked the hiring of college football head coaches on Tuesday, and Nebraska barely cracked the top 10.

Former Husker Suh emotional after playoff loss

Former Nebraska star Ndamukong Suh was emotional during his postgame press conference following Detroit's playoff loss. Watch below:

Husker commit Eric Lee doing some recruiting at All-American Bowl

Husker commit Eric Lee, a four-star defensive back commit out of Highlands Ranch, Colorado, is playing in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl on Sunday. But that's not all he's doing while in Carson, California.

Video: Co-defensive coordinator Hank Hughes talks about joining a new staff

In a 2014 spring football video interview with Bearcats TV, Hank Hughes — reported to be Nebraska's incoming co-defensive coordinator — discussed a variety of topics.

Video: On this day in 1996, Tommie Frazier unleashed 'The Run' against Florida

Think back to Jan. 2, 1996. Nebraska was playing in the Fiesta Bowl against Florida. And Tommie Frazier did something spectacular.

Video: Tommy Armstrong runs for a score

Husker QB Tommy Armstrong ran 15 yards to score, and with a 2-point conversion Nebraska pulled within 3 points of USC, 45-42, in the fourth quarter Saturday.

Video: Armstrong to Westerkamp for a 65-yard score

Husker QB Tommy Armstrong scrambled, then found receiver Jordan Westerkamp for a 65-yard touchdown pass to pull NU within 11 points, 45-34, late in the third quarter of the Holiday Bowl matchup with USC.

Video: Huskers block USC punt

NU's Kieron Williams blocked a USC punt attempt during the third quarter of the Holiday Bowl on Saturday, giving Nebraska the ball inside USC territory.

Video: Ameer Abdullah's third-quarter score

Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah scored from 20 yards out to pull the Huskers within 7 points, 31-24, in the third quarter of the Holiday Bowl matchup with USC.

Video: Josh Mitchell's Holiday Bowl interception

Husker cornerback Josh Mitchell intercepts USC QB Cody Kessler late in the second quarter.

Video: Corey Cooper throws up, casually finishes play

Whether he was water-logged or just ate too much San Diego cooking, Nebraska safety Corey Cooper couldn't hold it in Saturday.

Video: Armstrong finds Pierson-El to regain lead

Husker quarterback Tommy Armstrong hit receiver De'Mornay Pierson-El on a 9-yard touchdown to put Nebraska up 17-10 late in the first quarter.

Video: Armstrong to Bell puts NU in front

Quarterback Tommy Armstrong connects with senior Kenny Bell on a 18-yard, first-quarter touchdown to put the Huskers up 10-7 over USC in the Holiday Bowl.

Video: Ameer Abdullah opens Holiday Bowl with 49-yard return

Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah — the school's all-time leader in all-purpose yardage — opened the Holiday Bowl with a 49-yard kickoff return. The good field position put Nebraska in position to score on NU's next possession after a pair of 3-and-outs by both teams.

Is USC's QB the most underrated in the nation?

In an ESPN Insider article, staff writer Sharon Katz argues that USC quarterback Cody Kessler might the be nation's most underrated player at his position.

NFL talent? Nebraska-USC game features plenty of it

ESPN on Thursday ranked the top 10 bowl games based on NFL talent.

Tim Miles says his assistants help vet tweets so he isn't fired

Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles is known to be an enjoyable follow on Twitter. But that doesn't mean the charismatic coach doesn't need help.

Highlights: Three running backs picked up Husker offers this week, now watch 'em run

Three running back prospects picked up Nebraska offers this weekend.

Video: Fox Sports computers predict Nebraska-USC outcome

Fox Sports analyst Ryan Fowler takes a look at the numbers the network's computers are projecting for the Nebraska-USC matchup Saturday in the Holiday Bowl.

Vote: Was firing Bo Pelini a good call?

Nebraska Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst announced on Nov. 30 that Bo Pelini would be dismissed as football coach.

Former Husker kicker Josh Brown 'rebuilt' himself to become one of NFL's best

Josh Brown was cut by the Rams after the 2011 season. And now, the former Husker and current New York Giant is one of the best kickers in the NFL.

Huskers apparently pull scholarship offer for commit Kevin Dillman

Nebraska commit Kevin Dillman tweeted on Tuesday that the Huskers have "taken away" his scholarship offer.

Report: Colorado State high on Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost

It may not mean a whole lot, but apparently Colorado State is at least interested in filling its head coaching vacancy with Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost.

Recruiting: Omaha Central's DaiShon Neal committed to NU, but Oregon sparks interest

Omaha Central defensive end DaiShon Neal hosted a visit from Oregon defensive line coach Ron Aiken on Saturday, 247Sports reported.

Busseys wanted Bo, but Riley impresses

Nebraska commit Kendall Bussey Jr., who has reportedly been wavering a bit since the firing of former coach Bo Pelini, received an in-home visit on Friday from new Husker coach Mike Riley, according to 247Sports.com.

Associate A.D., assistant headed to Nebraska from Oregon State

Yesterday it was reported that the Oregon State associate athletic director for football operations would be following Mike Riley to Nebraska.

Doak Walker finalists, Ameer Abdullah included, share similar paths to greatness

ESPN on Wednesday featured the three Doak Walker Award finalists — Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon, Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah and Indiana's Tevin Coleman.

Bo Pelini is apparently the new coach of the (fake) Nebraska State Springboks

Bo Pelini is currently without a coaching job after being fired at Nebraska.

Bo Pelini refutes reports of job offer at Youngstown State

UPDATE: Sports Illustrated's Thayer Evans says Bo Pelini denied reports tying him to Youngstown State.

Oregon State associate athletic director reportedly joining Mike Riley at NU

Mike Riley is reportedly bringing another Oregon State staffer aboard at Nebraska, though this time it isn't an assistant coach.

Video: Former Cornhusker Eric Crouch squares off in corn shucking contest

Former Nebraska quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Eric Crouch found himself in a corn husking contest earlier this week.

Mike Riley offers Oregon State tight end commit Matt Snyder

Mike Riley had dinner with an Oregon State commit the night before he was announced as Nebraska's new head coach.

Video: Trent Bray mic'd up at Beavers' practice

New Nebraska football coach Mike Riley has reportedly added Oregon State linebackers coach Trent Bray to his Husker stuff, which if verified would make him the first known member of Riley's staff.

From the guy who brought you the Pelini poem comes 'Ode to Mike Riley'

Jeff Lacey is an English teacher for Ralston Public Schools. He's also a poet.

New Nebraska coach Mike Riley seeing a Husker-fueled surge on Twitter

Mike Riley, the Oregon State coach who was hired to take the reins of the Nebraska football team on Thursday, has more than doubled his Twitter followers in the past week.

Former NU commit Jurkovic picks Ohio State

Offensive line recruit Mirko Jurkovic Jr. committed to Nebraska in July, but decommitted after the firing of Bo Pelini. Now Jurkovic has found a new future home: Big Ten rival Ohio State. He announced his decision on Twitter. The 6-foot-5, 280-pounder is the son of a former All-American at Notre Dame and his uncle, John Jurkovic, played in the NFL for a decade and is a sports-talk radio host in Chicago.

Video: New Husker coach Mike Riley boards plane en route to Lincoln

The Huskers' newest coach is en route to Lincoln.

Father's death, grandson's birth and trust in his team shaped Mike Riley

In an attempt to get to know the newest Husker coach, Mike Riley, look no further than his family.

Video: How does new Husker coach Mike Riley feel about walk-ons?

In a video from 2013, new Husker coach Mike Riley spoke about the building blocks of a successful program. Walk-ons are a big part of that, he said.

Husker players found out about hire of Mike Riley via email

Nebraska players found out about the firing of Bo Pelini through an email. On Thursday, they found out about the hiring of Mike Riley the same way.

Video: From water-balloon fights to bike rides, Mike Riley is a unique coach

In 2012, ESPN did a feature on the new Husker coach Mike Riley that shows just how unique he is.

Mike Riley is the new Husker coach, but was Bret Bielema offered first?

A tweet from NFL.com senior analyst Gil Brandt on Thursday indicates that Mike Riley may not have been the first choice in the Nebraska head coaching search.

Vote: Do you like Nebraska's hiring of Mike Riley?

Nebraska announced Thursday that Mike Riley will be the next Husker football coach. Riley, 61, has been the head coach at Oregon State University since 2003, amassing an 85-66 record as the longest-tenured coach in the Pac-12.

Cowherd creates ESPN 30 for 30 spoof on Husker lineman Jake Cotton's 'Invisible Chair'

ESPN's Colin Cowherd put together a promo for a fake ESPN 30 for 30 Film featuring Husker lineman Jake Cotton.

Ralston teacher writes poem for Bo Pelini

A Ralston Public Schools English teacher wrote a poem for Bo Pelini following the coach being fired from Nebraska.

Video: Connie Yori gives her thoughts on Bo Pelini's firing

Nebraska women's basketball coach Connie Yori gave her thoughts on the firing of Bo Pelini.

Footballscoop.com: Eichorst 'sounds like he is locked in'

Footballscoop.com's Scott Roussel on Wednesday said what's been obvious since Bo Pelini was fired — Nebraska Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst hasn't been showing his hand during the coaching search.

Sources: Florida nearing deal to hire Colorado State coach Jim McElwain

Colorado State coach Jim McElwain, a rumored candidate to be Nebraska's new coach, doesn't appear likely to end up as the Huskers' head man.

Memphis' Fuente, a rising coaching target, may be nearing extension

According to the Memphis Commercial Appeal, Tigers football coach Justin Fuente is closing in on a pay raise and contract extension that would likely end speculation that the coach might be in the running for Nebraska's now-vacant job.

Colorado State coach Jim McElwain carries hefty buyout

Denver Post columnist Terry Frei wrote on Sunday that any team looking to hire Colorado State football coach Jim McElwain would have a hefty buyout to deal with, too.

Video: Best coaching candidate for Nebraska?

Campus Insiders' Bonnie Bernstein says she thinks the man best qualified for the Nebraska head coaching position is Scott Frost.

Jon Gruden to Nebraska? Only if you trust Wikipedia

According to an edit on his Wikipedia page, Jon Gruden is giving up his duties as an ESPN analyst to be the next coach of the Nebraska Cornhuskers.

Justin Fuente, possible Husker coaching target, would only move for something 'pretty special'

Memphis coach Justin Fuente, the 38-year-old coach who led Memphis to a 9-3 record this after two rebuilding years, is considered by many to be a top coaching candidate for available jobs this offseason.

Scott Frost on NU head coaching job: 'I've got a job to do here' at Oregon

Former Nebraska quarterback and Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost said he wanted to focus on the task ahead of him — helping prepare the No. 3 team in the country for the Pac-12 title game — when asked about the Huskers' coaching vacancy Monday.

Video: Bo Pelini 'not the warmest or fuzziest,' but he knows how to coach

Pete Fiutak of Campus Insiders gave his quick takes on the Bo Pelini firing at Nebraska and basically summed up what Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst said in his press conference Sunday.

Vote: Was firing Bo Pelini a good call?

It's a tough decision. There are a lot of factors.

Video: Former Husker Eric Crouch discusses Pelini's firing on BTN

Former Nebraska quarterback Eric Crouch joined the Big Ten Network to discuss Nebraska letting Bo Pelini go.

Could Air Force coach Troy Calhoun be considered for Nebraska job?

The Colorado Spring Gazette's Brent Briggeman offered a suggestion for the Nebraska coaching search that isn't very common: Troy Calhoun.

Video: Could Oregon’s Scott Frost be heading to Lincoln?

Fox Sports takes a quick look at the odds former Husker quarterback Scott Frost, the offensive coordinator for the Oregon Ducks, may be headed back to Lincoln.

Yahoo columnist Pat Forde says Bo Pelini's firing good for Big Ten

Pat Forde, a columnist with Yahoo Sports, wrote that Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delaney should like the move that Nebraska Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst made to fire Bo Pelini.

Frost, Nutt, Schiano among coaches SB Nation says could land at Nebraska

SB Nation's Pete Volk listed nine names who could potentially replace Bo Pelini as Nebraska's coach.

Husker star Terran Petteway has longtime friendship with Buccaneers WR Mike Evans

Terran Petteway has emerged as a star for the Nebraska basketball team. Mike Evans has emerged as a star receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Before all that, they were just a couple good friends living in Texas.

Husker recruits react to Nebraska's overtime thriller against Iowa

The Nebraska game was a back-and-forth battle Friday against Iowa, and Husker recruits were well aware of the momentum shifts.

Video: Nebraska vs. Iowa game highlights

Watch ESPN's highlight reel package from the Huskers' 37-34 overtime win over the Iowa Hawkeyes in Friday's playing of the annual Heroes Game.

Video: Kenny Bell's overtime touchdown lifts Huskers

Watch Kenny Bell's 9-yard TD catch from Tommy Armstrong to earn the Huskers a 37-34 win against the Hawkeyes in overtime.

Video: Pierson-El goes 80 yards for the score

Nebraska's De'Mornay Pierson-El returned a punt 80 yards for a score, giving the Huskers a 28-24 lead over the Hawkeyes in the fourth quarter.

Video: Kenny Bell's 32-yard TD grab

Nebraska receiver Kenny Bell hauled in a 32-yard touchdown pass from Tommy Armstrong to pull the Huskers within three points, 24-21, in the fourth quarter of the Nebraska-Iowa game.

Video: Armstrong to Allen for six

Tommy Armstrong connected with Taariq Allen for a 34-yard score to pull the Huskers within 10 points, 24-14, during the third quarter of the Nebraska-Iowa game.

Video: Iowa blocks Husker field goal

Nebraska kicker Drew Brown's 27-yard field goal attempt was blocked by the Hawkeyes, and then the Huskers failed to advance the recovered ball.

Video: Iowa returns punt for TD

Nebraska punter Sam Foltz fumbled a snap, then punted the ball off his own teammate. Iowa's Drew Ott — a Nebraska native — recovered the punt and took it in for the score and a 24-7 Hawkeye lead.

Video: Ameer Abdullah gets NU on the board

Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah hauled in a touchdown pass from Tommy Armstrong late in the first half to get Nebraska on the scoreboard. The Huskers trail Iowa 10-7 at the half.

Video: Josh Kalu forces fumble vs. Iowa

Josh Kalu ripped the ball out of a Hawkeyes' hands, forcing the fumble and setting up a Husker score late in the first half.

Video: Iowa takes lead on INT

The Hawkeyes picked off a Tommy Armstrong pass and returned it for a touchdown, taking a 7-0 lead on the Huskers in the second quarter Friday.

Video: Sam Foltz forces fumble vs. Iowa

Nebraska kicker Sam Foltz punted for 50 yards after the Husker offense stalled on its first drive, then stormed downfield and forced a Hawkeye fumble.

Video: Nate Gerry's interception vs. Iowa

Nebraska safety Nate Gerry intercepted a Jake Rudock pass on Iowa's opening drive Friday.

Wall Street Journal features Ndamukong Suh's financial prowess and friendship with Warren Buffett

The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday ran a story about former Husker Ndamukong Suh, saying he is "the NFL’s secret finance nerd."

Husker coach Tim Miles photobombs Larry the Cable Guy

Some would argue two of the funniest people in Nebraska are Larry the Cable Guy and Husker basketball coach Tim Miles.

The Onion pokes fun at former Husker Ndamukong Suh

The Onion, an organization that does parodies of news stories, quite often completely making them up, went after former Husker and current Detroit Lion Ndamukong Suh earlier this week.

Highlights: Huskers push for Georgia WR committed to UCF

Cameron Stewart is a 6-foot-3, 185-pound wide receiver out of Snellville (Georgia) Shiloh High School. He took an official visit to Nebraska last Saturday, but he's currently committed to UCF.

NFL scout says Husker Randy Gregory is best college pass rusher

In the weekly "Sources Tell Us" blog from NFL.com, which gives thoughts from NFL scouts on some of the top college prospects, Husker defensive end Randy Gregory drew some praise.

Tim Miles, Huskers put 'Layup for Lauren' ball in Creighton's court

Husker men's basketball coach Tim Miles and Dan Kendig's Nebraska women's gymnastic team recently took the "Layup for Lauren" challenge, in which players have to spin in five circles before hitting a layup with their nondominant hand.

Former Husker Tyler Moore to enter NFL Draft early

Florida junior guard Tyler Moore, who played at Nebraska as a true freshman, will declare for the NFL Draft, according to reports.

Video: Pierson-El's fumble

Nebraska receiver De'Mornay Pierson-El was stripped of the ball on Nebraska's final drive of the Huskers' 28-24 loss to Minnesota.

Video: Bo Pelini really liked that blocked field goal

Nebraska scored what appeared to be a game-changer in the second quarter when Randy Gregory blocked a Minnesota field-goal attempt, which Husker Nathan Gerry scooped up and took 85 yards for a score, putting the Huskers up 21-7.

Video: Randy Gregory blocks FG, Nathan Gerry scores

Randy Gregory blocked a 30-yard field goal attempt by the Golden Gophers, and Nathan Gerry scooped up the ball and went 85 yards for a score to give the Huskers a 21-7 lead Saturday.

Video: Armstrong, Pierson-El put Huskers back in front

Tommy Armstrong showed some more slippery skills, working his way free to find De'Mornay Pierson-El for an 18-yard TD pass to put the Huskers up 14-7 against Minnesota.

Photo: Goldy, Faux Pelini actually got a 'Bits of Wooden Chair' trophy built

After a hilarious exchange earlier this week between popular satirical Twitter account Faux Pelini and Minnesota mascot Goldy the Gopher, it seems things have somehow taken an even more ridiculous turn.

Video: Ameer Abdullah opens senior day scoring

Husker senior captain Ameer Abdullah opened scoring on Senior Day, punching it in from the 2-yard line.

Video: Tommy Armstrong hits Kenny Bell for long gain

On Nebraska's third play from scrimmage on Senior Day, quarterback Tommy Armstrong slipped outside the pocket and hit senior captain Kenny Bell for a long 73-yard gain. Bell was injured on the highlight-reel play.

Video: Tai Webster's backwards, half-court trick shot

Husker guard Tai Webster sank a crazy, half-court, over the head shot recently while getting some practice time in at Rhode Island's Ryan Center. The Huskers take on the Rams at 6 p.m. Saturday.

Huskers introduce senior captains

Check out a few quick clips of the Husker senior captains being introduced prior to the Nebraska-Minnesota game on Senior Day. The captains in order are cornerback Josh Mitchell, safety Corey Cooper, I-back Ameer Abdullah, offensive lineman Jake Cotton and receiver Kenny Bell.

Video: Senior Kenny Bell and one last Unity Walk

In a day of many "lasts" for the Husker seniors, receiver Kenny Bell takes his final Unity Walk into Memorial Stadium in Lincoln. Check out a quick clip below:

Running backs a big focus in Fox Sports' '5 things to watch' for Husker game

Fox Sports staff writer Tyler Mason singled out five things to watch during Saturday's Nebraska-Minnesota game and — maybe unsurprisingly — running backs took up two of the five spots.

Highlights: Receiver prospect Tony Brown has Huskers in top 3

Standing at 6-foot-1 and 175 pounds, La Mirada (California) wide receiver Tony Brown ins't the biggest threat.

Video: Tim Miles says Huskers need to work on 'physicality'

At his press conference on Thursday, Nebraska coach Tim Miles stressed that his team needs to be more physical.

BTN.com says Huskers on 'upset alert' vs. Gophers

BTN.com had a lot to say about the Huskers when previewing the Big Ten games this weekend.

Highlights: Huskers prospect Jared Pinkney, who is visiting Lincoln on Saturday

Jared Pinkney, a wide receiver out of Norcross (Georgia) High School is visiting Lincoln on Saturday.

Melvin Gordon running over Nebraska in Tecmo Bowl, too

Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon ran for an NCAA-record 408 yards against Nebraska on Saturday.

Video: Are the Huskers set to face the B1G's most NFL-ready back?

Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah, Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon and Indiana's Tevin Coleman were among the 10 semifinalists named Wednesday for the Doak Walker Award, given annually to the nation's top running back. That led the folks over at BTN into a discussion about the Big Ten's top running backs, and there were some surprising comments made about the one coming to Lincoln on Saturday.

AP college football writer picks underdog Minnesota over Nebraska

In his weekly picks column, Ralph D. Russo of the Associated Press picked underdog Minnesota to upset Nebraska on Saturday.

Faux Pelini's three simple coaching rules to avoid getting fired

Faux Pelini, the satirical Twitter personality modeled after Husker coach Bo Pelini, has stretched outside the 140-character limits of Twitter to write an entertaining piece about how a college football coach can avoid being fired.

TV station praises Helu for humble interview

On Sunday, the Washington Redskins suffered a tough 27-7 loss to Tampa Bay (2-8) to fall to 3-7. The lone bright spot for Washington? Former Husker Roy Helu, who had six catches for 57 yards and a touchdown. But, in a postgame interview, Helu pointed to his success as having more to do with the reads of the defense and blocking from his teammates than with his own on-field work.

Husker running back commit 'questionable' for playoff game

Nebraska I-back commit Kendall Bussey has been one of the most-watched recruits of the 2015 class.

Video: Melvin Gordon sets sights on Heisman

Fox Sports's Bruce Feldman breaks down Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon's record-setting performance against the Huskers, as well as his revitalized Heisman campaign:

Faux Pelini reaches out to UW Twitter account for a little Husker help

One of the most notorious Twitter parody accounts in the sports world is Faux Pelini, the fake account satirizing Husker coach Bo Pelini.

Video: The entire Husker game summed up in one play

It was an ugly day for the Nebraska rush defense — or by any defense in the history of college football — as Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon broke the NCAA record for rushing yards in a game.

Video: Tommy Armstrong scores on a 5-yard touchdown run

Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong put the Huskers up 17-3 over Wisconsin in the second quarter Saturday with a 5-yard touchdown run.

Video: Kenny Bell breaks Huskers career receiving record on TD catch

Nebraska wide receiver Kenny Bell set the Husker career receiving yards record on Saturday, and he did it in style.

Husker commit Bussey injures leg during playoff game

Nebraska running back commit Kendall Bussey suffered what appeared to be a leg injury during New Orleans Newman's playoff victory Friday night.

ESPN Bracketology: Huskers No. 6 seed; Kansas, Wichita State, UCLA in Omaha

In the season's first Bracketology report by ESPN, the Nebraska men's basketball team was picked as a No. 6 seed, opening the tournament against 11th-seeded George Washington in Pittsburgh.

A week in an NFL player's shoes with former Husker Dominic Raiola

Dominic Raiola has been away from Nebraska football for 14 years. He's spent all that time as a center for the Detroit Lions.

Sports Illustrated breaks down 'menacing Ndamukong Suh'

Sports Illustrated's Andy Benoit took a look at Detroit's Ndamukong Suh in the Monday Morning Quarterback blog, and his findings weren't that surprising to those who watched the defensive tackle during his time at Nebraska.

Video: Wisconsin RB Melvin Gordon says 'it's business' vs. friend Ameer Abdullah

Saturday's Nebraska-Wisconsin game will feature two of the best running backs in college football.

Video: Husker QB Tommy Armstrong on 'BTN Live'

Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong joined 'BTN Live' to discuss the Huskers' upcoming matchup with Wisconsin, including I-back Ameer Abdullah's health, the Badger defense, NU's receivers and more.

Broncos pass on controversial former Husker Richie Incognito

The Denver Broncos are desperate for offensive line help.

Sports Illustrated picks Husker defensive end Randy Gregory as No. 1 overall pick

Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory has seen his share of solid draft predictions this season, and Friday, Sports Illustrated gave him another.

Former Husker Zack Bowman returns to practice with Giants

New York Giants cornerback Zack Bowman, a former Husker standout who was sent to the hospital Thursday with abdominal pain, returned to practice Friday after being diagnosed with a stomach virus.

Huskers look to land physical New Orleans receiver Friday

Stanley Morgan, a 6-foot-1, 180-pound receiver out of New Orleans (La.) St. Augustine, plans to announce his commitment on Friday, Nov. 7, and the Huskers are in the running to land the physical slot man.

Husker coach Tim Miles got lunch, and it kind of turned into a selfie event

Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles decided to have some KFC for lunch. Of course, that turned into a photo opportunity in the drive-thru window.

Nebraska, Big Ten West best place to coach football according to ESPN

For up-and-coming coaches looking for a job in a Power Five conference, Nebraska seems like the perfect landing spot, at least according to ESPN's Travis Haney.

Husker coach Bo Pelini ranks fifth in Big Ten in cost per win

College football coaches don't come cheap. Therefore, neither do wins. But where does Bo Pelini rank among Big Ten coaches in cost per win?

Former Husker Alex Gordon keeps reeling in defensive awards

Kansas City Royals left-fielder Alex Gordon must be getting used to winning defensive awards.

Ex-Husker Suh always on field because he's 'a different cat'

Former Nebraska defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh has never missed a game because of injury for the Detroit Lions. According to him, mental prowess might be a reason why.

Video: Husker volleyball team keeps play alive with head, knee

The Nebraska volleyball team produced one of the more bizarre plays you'll ever see Wednesday against Purdue.

ESPN names Husker Petteway No. 16 player in country

Nebraska forward Terran Petteway has had his name pop up in quite a few lists this preseason. One of the most recent came from ESPN.

Ameer Abdullah 2nd, Randy Gregory 5th in ESPN B1G player ranks

Each week during the college football season, ESPN posts the results of a six-person vote to its Big Ten blog predicting the top candidates to take home the conference's awards for offensive and defensive players of the year.

Former Huskers Helu, Mancuso donate hair to cancer patients

Former Nebraska running back Roy Helu and his wife Dani Mancuso, a former All-America volleyball player for the Huskers, recently donated a combined 27 inches of their hair to cancer patients.

Huskers' Abdullah picked as Big Ten's top player

"I'm officially drinking the Ameer Abduallah Kool-Aid."

Husker commit Christian Gaylord to play in Blue-Grey game

2015 Nebraska offensive tackle commit Christian Gaylord, a Baldwin (Kan.) High School standout who committed to the Huskers in February, will take part in the Blue-Grey All-American Bowl, the organizers announced on Wednesday.

Husker hoops given 100/1 chance to win national championship

Sports oddsmaker Bovada gave the Nebraska men's basketball team a 100/1 chance at winning the national title this season.

Does Abdullah's injury hurt Heisman hopes?

Sports Illustrated's Zac Ellis broke down the Heisman hopefuls' Week 10 performances, including some insight on Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah.

Video: Golden Knights jump into Memorial Stadium

Now this is a way to make an entrance! Watch as the US Army Golden Knights jump into Memorial Stadium on Saturday.

Video: Nebraska vs. Purdue game highlights

Check out a game highlights package from Nebraska's 35-14 win over Purdue on Saturday.

Video: Terrell Newby gives NU a final score

Husker I-back Terrell Newby scored late in the fourth quarter to give Nebraska a 35-14 lead over Purdue on Saturday.

Video: Imani Cross extends NU's lead

Husker I-back Imani Cross scored his second touchdown of the game from the 1-yard line to give Nebraska a 28-7 lead over Purdue in the third quarter.

Video: Imani Cross regains lead for NU

Husker I-back Imani Cross broke a 7-7 tie with a 2-yard run in the second quarter to put the Huskers up 14-7.

Video: NU's Brandon Reilly blocks Purdue punt

Nebraska's Brandon Reilly blocks a Purdue punt in the second quarter — NU's second punt block of the game.

Video: Nate Gerry snags 4th interception

Nebraska safety Nathan Gerry grabbed his 4th pick of the season on Saturday, intercepting Purdue quarterback Austin Appleby in the end zone late in the second quarter.

Video: Tommy Armstrong's 29-yard TD run

Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong ran 29 yards to give Nebraska a 21-7 lead over Purdue in the second quarter.

Video: Jack Hoffman on Ameer Abdullah injury? 'It sucks'

Jack Hoffman, the pediatric brain cancer patient who has helped promote awareness for the disease after a special spring game moment with the Huskers in 2013, was interviewed on the sideline during Saturday's Purdue game.

Video: De'Mornay Pierson-El's touchdown

Nebraska receiver De'Mornay Pierson-El's acrobatic catch put Nebraska up 7-0 on a 17-yard touchdown in the first quarter.

Video: Husker block punt on Purdue's opening drive

Nebraska's Kieron Williams was credited with the punt block after the Husker defense converged on the Purdue punter on the Boilermakers' first possession.

Video: Huskers get pumped up for Purdue

Watch the same video the Nebraska football players watched to get pumped up for Saturday's showdown with Purdue.

Video: #FearAmeer just got real

Opponents know Husker I-back Ameer Adbullah should be feared on the field.

Huskers' Petteway named No. 2 Big Ten player by BTN

Nebraska guard/forward Terran Petteway was voted the No. 2 player in the Big Ten by three BTN.com writers on Wednesday.

Video: Former Husker, Redskins TE Niles Paul talks Cowboys,

Niles Paul, a former Husker receiver who's having a standout season as a Redskins tight end, recently discussed Washington's win over the Dallas Cowboys on Monday, the team's attitude and the return of QB Robert Griffin III.

Video: Purdue QB Austin Appleby on facing the Huskers after a bye week

Purdue is coming off a bye week, meaning the Boilermakers have had two weeks to prepare for their matchup with Nebraska.

Husker commit Kendall Bussey earns weekly honor

2015 Nebraska running back recruit Kendall Bussey took home another honor Tuesday after being named the New Orleans area small school player of the week by the Times-Picayune.

Video: Sports Illustrated talks up Abdullah in Heisman consideration

Sports Illustrated's Zac Ellis broke down some Heisman hopefuls and how they performed in Week 9.

Husker basketball named one of six teams on rise

Yahoo Sports selected six college basketball teams on the rise in 2014-15, and the Nebraska Cornhuskers made the list.

The latest in Halloween fashion? Faux Pelini

Twitter parody account @FauxPelini and his cat have inspired one youngster's Halloween costume. According to Twitter user Steve Harder, his son wanted to be the fake coach for Halloween instead of the real Nebraska coach, Bo Pelini. So how do you dress up like Faux Pelini? Put on some Husker gear (a hat and nice shirt), some khaki pants, a headset and, of course, you have to carry around a cat. If you dress up like Faux for Halloween, tweet your pictures to @OWHbigred.

Video: Kenny Bell sets receiving record

With six catches during Nebraska's showdown with Rutgers, Kenny Bell brought his career total to 167 and passed Nate Swift for the school's all-time receptions record.

Video: Ameer Abdullah's record-breaking run

With his 23-yard TD run in the fourth quarter — his third score on the day — as Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah (341 yards) broke Roy Helu's single-game all-purpose yardage mark:

Video: Armstrong to Westerkamp TD

Watch as Nebraska QB Tommy Armstrong connects with Jordan Westerkamp on a 4-yard TD in the third quarter vs. Rutgers.

Video: Tommy Armstrong finds Sam Cotton

Shortly after a long gain by Ameer Abdullah, Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong connected with tight end Sam Cotton for an 8-yard score to open the second half.

Video: Huskers block Rutgers field-goal attempt

Nebraska man-beast Randy Gregory blocked a 50-yard field-goal attempt by Rutgers. Josh Mitchell, who snagged the deflection, made it an — uhh — interesting return.

Video: Ameer Abdullah's 48-yard TD run

Nebraska I-back Ameer Adbullah scored from 48 yards out in the second quarter, giving the Huskers a 21-7 lead over Rutgers.

Video: Ameer Abdullah cuts, goes 53 yards to score

Nebraska I-back Ameer Adbullah took it to the house from 53 yards out in the second quarter, giving the Huskers a 14-7 lead over Rutgers:

Video: Nate Gerry's interception vs. Rutgers

Nebraska defensive back Nate Gerry stopped a first-quarter drive by the Scarlet Knights, picking off a Gary Nova pass and returning it 28 yards:

Video: Tommy Armstrong's 16-yard TD run

Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong started the scoring Saturday, putting the Huskers up 7-0 on Rutgers with a 16-yard TD run in the first quarter:

Video: Huskers pregame motivational video vs. Rutgers

Watch the same video the Husker players watched before the Nebraska-Rutgers game Saturday:

Husker recruit Kendall Bussey continues to set records

Nebraska running back recruit Kendall Bussey has set the single-season scoring record at his high school, Isidore Newman (7-1) in the New Orleans area.

Nebraska athletics rolls out new shrine to Huskers in NFL

The Nebraska athletic department is honoring former Husker players who are now in the NFL.

Husker commit Bussey on pace to score nearly 200 points

Nebraska commit Kendall Bussey is having a standout season for Isidore Newman high school in Louisiana. And the New Orleans area media is taking notice.

Video: Husker commit Isaiah Roby highlights

Want to see new Husker basketball recruit Isaiah Roby in action? The 6-foot-8, 190-pound wing — who committed to Nebraska earlier this week — is featured prominently in a YouTube mixtape for Roby's AAU team, the Quad City Elite 16U.

Former Husker Suh to ... the Bengals?

ESPN.com writer Greg Garber has been proposing some "explosive, albeit unlikely, possible deals" in the NFL trade universe. His most recent: former Husker Ndamukong Suh from the Lions to the Bengals.

Video: NU's John Papuchis on BTN Live

Watch a video interview with Nebraska defensive coordinator John Papuchis from his appearance on BTN Live. Papuchis discusses the Northwestern game, how he grades the defense overall, Randy Gregory's versatility, injuries and more.

Video: Ameer Abdullah featured on BTN's 'The Journey'

Watch the preview trailer for "The Journey" on the Big Ten Network. Wednesday's episode features an in-depth look at Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah.

Husker recruit Kendall Bussey putting up monster stats

Nebraska running back recruit Kendall Bussey has scored the most points in the New Orleans area, where he attends Isidore Newman High School.

Video: Nebraska students win honor for trick-play radio call

Ryan Swanigan and Jon Kipper of the University of Nebraska's KRNU won the NCAA's Student Radio Call of the Week for their work during De'Mornay Pierson-El's 16-yard, trick-play touchdown pass to quarterback Tommy Armstrong during the Northwestern game.

Photos: Nebraska players get their Blackshirts

The Huskers have busted out the Blackshirts for the first time this season during Tuesday's practice at the Hawks Championship Center. Nebraska (6-1) is preparing for a Saturday home matchup with Rutgers. Among the players spotted sporting Blackshirts are Randy Gregory, Zaire Anderson, Kevin Williams, Daniel Davie, Greg McMullen, Maliek Collins, Trevor Roach, David Santos, Jonathan Rose, Josh Kalu, Byerson Cockrell, Vincent Valentine, Corey Cooper, Nate Gerry and Josh Mitchell — what appears to be a sizable portion of the starting defense.

Video: Tommy Armstrong's 16-yard run-and-hurdle

Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong ran — and hurdled — his way 16 yards to set up Ameer Abdullah's 4th TD of the game from the 1-yard line

Ameer Abdullah TD No. 3

After a 50-yard scamper, Nebraska I-back Ameer Adbullah's third score of the game helped Nebraska to a 28-17 lead over Northwestern in the fourth quarter:

Ameer Abdullah's 50-yard run

Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah went 50 yards to the Northwestern 1-yard line, setting up his third score of the game on the following play:

Williams, Gangwish sack Siemian

Husker reserves Kevin Williams and Jack Gangwish earned a big sack of Northwestern QB Trevor Siemian to force a punt late in the third quarter.

Ameer Adbullah gives Nebraska a third-quarter lead

Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah gave the Huskers a 21-17 lead with a one-yard touchdown run with 4:27 remaining in the third quarter:

Video: De'Mornay Pierson-El hits Tommy Armstrong

Here's Husker receiver De'Mornay Pierson-El's 16-yard, trick-play touchdown pass to NU quarterback Tommy Armstrong late in the first half against Northwestern:

Video: Ameer Abdullah gets Nebraska on the board

Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah scored from 1 yard out early in the second quarter, tying the Nebraska-Northwestern game at 7 points apiece.

Video: Nate Gerry's interception

Husker defensive back Nathan Gerry came up with a big interception in the end zone with the Huskers trailing Northwestern 7-0 in the second quarter:

Video: Kenny Bell's 29-yard catch

Replay Kenny Bell's leaping, 29-yard catch in the first quarter against Northwestern:

Video: Huskers pregame motivational video

Watch the motivational video that the Huskers viewed prior to the Nebraska-Northwestern game on Saturday night:

Video: Husker recruit Bussey scores two touchdowns

Nebraska football recruit Kendall Bussey scored two touchdowns on Friday night in a loss to Riverside.

Video: Darin Erstad talks Brook Berringer

In advance of Saturday's debut of "Unbeaten: The Life of Brook Berringer," current Husker baseball coach and former NU punter Darin Erstad joined "BTN Live" to discuss his memories of playing with the former Husker quarterback.

Husker recruit Aaron Williams named athlete of week

Nebraska recruit Aaron Williams, a running back/defensive back out of Carver High School in Atlanta, was named the Team11 athlete of the week by his area's local NBC affiliate.

Former Husker Zack Bowman preparing for battle with Dez Bryant

Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie may miss Sunday's game against Dallas, leaving former Husker Zack Bowman to cover star Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant.

The last time every college football team was ranked No. 1

Some folks over at Reddit created a graphic showing every team to have ever been ranked No. 1 in the AP Top 25 — only 44 teams have ever achieved the feat — as well as the last time they claimed the top spot.

Alex Gordon goes hard

Former Husker and current K.C. outfielder Alex Gordon made a ridiculous catch during the fifth inning of the Royals' ALCS Game 4 matchup with the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday, slamming into the wall on a fly ball to deep left.

Yori, Miles star in Husker tickets commercial

Nebraska basketball coaches Tim Miles and Connie Yori recently shared screen time in a commercial touting Husker hoops tickets. Watch the full spot below:

Video: Former Husker kicker talks Ace Ventura, Ray Finkle, acting hurt

TMZ Sports interviewed former Husker and current New York Giants kicker Josh Brown about the art of kicking, from "laces out" to selling an injury after a missed field goal:

Video: Kendall Bussey's midseason highlights

New Orleans Isidore Newman running back Kendall Bussey committed to the Huskers in February, and his stock has steadily gone up since then thanks to a series of dominating performances.

SI takes a detailed look at ex-Husker Irving Fryar's fall

Sports Illustrated's Greg Hanlon takes an in-depth look at former Husker standout and No. 1 overall NFL draft pick Irving Fryar, who's fallen on hard times — he faces charges of bank fraud and could be facing more jail time.

Trailer for documentary on Brook Berringer debuts

On Oct. 18, BTN Originals debuts “Unbeaten: The Life of Brook Berringer.” The hourlong documentary directed by Matthew Engel and Kevin Shaw will air immediately following the Nebraska-Northwestern game on BTN at approximately 9:30 p.m. Here's the trailer for the documentary.

Husker commit Kendall Bussey shines again

New Orleans running back Kendall Bussey, a 2015 Husker commit, helped the Isidore Newman Greenies to a 31-30 win over St. James on Friday, Oct. 10.

Photos: Former Huskers help lift USA volleyball

Former Husker Jordan Larson-Burbach had a match-high 13 kills as the U.S. Women's Volleyball National Team swept previously unbeaten Brazil 3-0 Saturday in the semifinals of the FIVB World Championships.

Alex Gordon hits clutch home run for KC

Former Husker Alex Gordon hit a solo home run to give the Kansas City Royals the lead in the 10th inning against Baltimore in the first game of the ALCS Friday night.

Ameer Abdullah honored by his high school

On Friday night, the Homewood (Ala.) high school marching band honored a top alum: Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah. Homewood spelled out Fear Ameer, just as the Nebraska marching band did. Check out pictures of the performance below.

Video: Avery Harriman sings the Halloween song

Watch Avery Harriman, the 7-year-old son of Nebraska basketball assistant coach Chris Harriman, sing a Halloween song at the Nebraska Medical Center. Avery is battling Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia for the third time. According to the video description, the hospital's music therapist, Jessie Habluetzel, sings songs and plays instruments with Avery to keep his spirits up. Watch Jessie and Avery perform "Halloween of Scares."

Pierson-El No. 4 on Big Ten's list of top freshmen

Big Ten Network's Sean Merriman ranked the conference's top 10 freshmen, and he puts Nebraska's standout return specialist — Pierson-El's listed on the roster as a receiver and has three receptions for nine yards and a tochdown — as the fourth-best freshman in the B1G.

Video: De'Mornay Pierson-El's 62-yard punt return TD

Watch freshman return specialist De'Mornay Pierson-El go 62 yards for a six points on a fourth-quarter punt return against Michigan State:

Video: Abdullah's second score

Replay Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah's second touchdown run of the game in NU's 27-22 loss to Michigan State:

Video: Ameer Abdullah scores NU touchdown

Here's a look at Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah's fourth-quarter touchdown against Michigan State:

Video: Huskers' Valentine, Cockrell get MSU fumble

Nebraska DT Vincent Valentine forced a second-quarter fumble by Michigan State's Jeremy Langford, with NU's Byerson Cockrell on the recovery:

Video: Jake Cotton's false start penalty

It's not often that a false start penalty is worthy of extra attention. But then there's this time:

Video: Jordan Westerkamp's diving catch

Another week, another noteworthy Jordan Westerkamp catch. This one's a diving first-quarter snag:

Video: Randy Gregory's INT

Watch Husker DE Randy Gregory's interception on Michigan State's first drive Saturday:

Watch the Huskers' pregame motivational video

Here's the same video the Husker players watched to get pumped-up for the Nebraska-Michigan State game. Get complete coverage of the game on Omaha.com/bigred.

Nebraska recruit Kendall Bussey impresses again

Husker I-back commit Kendall Bussey had another impressive performance this week, rushing 12 times for 184 yards and three TDs on Thursday night, according to the New Orleans Times-Picayune. Bussey also had two receptions for 15 yards.

Ameer Abdullah up to 2nd in USA Today Heisman Watch

In a weekly update of the nation's leading candidates to take home the Heisman Trophy, USA Today's Paul Myerberg lists Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah at No. 2, trailing only Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota. Moving up two spots from fourth, Myerberg notes Abdullah's vital role at the center of the Husker offense: "Abdullah probably won't leapfrog Mariota, but a win Saturday against Michigan State would virtually assure the senior of a permanent spot as a Heisman finalist. He's been everything for Nebraska, which leans heavily on Abdullah's game-breaking ability as the centerpiece of coordinator Tim Beck's explosive offense. He's delivered: Abdullah has been the nation's most prolific skill player."

ESPN: Abdullah leads way for B1G player of the year

According to a weekly update on the race for the Big Ten's top honors, ESPN's panel of football watchers have picked Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah as the leading candidate through five weeks to take home the conference's Graham-George Offensive Player of the Year award. On Abdullah, who grabbed all six first-place votes: "Abdullah had another 200-yard day against Illinois as his fantastic season continues. He has run for more than 100 yards in each of the last two years against this week's opponent, Michigan State." Of course, the high praise shouldn't be too surprising: World-Herald staff writer Sam McKewon has Abdullah currently tabbed as the nation's top running back.

ESPN ranks Abdullah 4th in Heisman Watch

With another huge night against Illinois, Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah ranks fourth in ESPN's Heisman Watch poll. He received one third place vote, four fourth place votes and three fifth place votes.

See it again: Kenny Bell makes catch between his legs

Not much explanation necessary on this one. Kenny Bell made a great catch, corralling in between his legs. Check it out:

Video: Band honors Ameer Abdullah during halftime show

The Nebraska band honored senior running back Ameer Abdullah during the halftime show. Watch it here:

See it again: Imani Cross extends NU's lead

Nebraska has more than just Ameer Abdullah in the back field. Imani Cross picked up a 4-yard touchdown in the third quarter.

See it again: Kenny Bell picks up 63-yard TD

After mostly making hay on the ground, Nebraska scored through the air in the second quarter. Tommy Armstrong hit Kenny Bell on a 63-yard touchdown. Watch it here:

See it again: Gregory with big block on Gerry interception return

Nathan Gerry had a big interception during the second quarter but the best part of the play might have been Randy Gregory's stiff block on the return. Check it out:

See it again: Abdullah gets his second TD

Ameer Abdullah is at it again. The senior star has 148 yards on 15 carries with two touchdowns -- and it is still early in the second quarter. Watch his second TD here:

See it again: Daniel Davie makes interception in end zone

After an interception thrown by Nebraska QB Tommy Armstrong, Illinois made it to the Nebraska goal line. Daniel Davie saved the day for the Huskers with this pick.

See it again: Ameer Abdullah scores a touchdown on opening drive

Nebraska rumbled 75 yards, all on the ground, to take a 7-0 lead against Illinois. Senior Ameer Abdullah finished the drive off with a 12-yard touchdown run.

Early criticism for Nebraska's Red Rising uniforms

Nebraska will be wearing alternate uniforms against Illinois for homecoming. The early response has not been good. The major complaint is that the numbers on the uniforms are tough to read inside the stadium (and likely on TV). Here's some of the early response on Twitter:

Video: Nebraska-Illinois pregame motivation

Watch the same video the Husker football team sees to get pumped-up for the Nebraska-Illinois game:

Video: Mixtape of Nebraska's newest basketball recruits

Nebraska has picked up two top 100 basketball recruits this summer. Watch a combined highlight reel of Ed Morrow and Glynn Watson

Illinois, Nebraska join forces against "Nebrnois" thanks to Faux Pelini

Have you heard of the states of Nebrnois or Illiaska? Don't worry, that's not a trick question. Apparently some Nebraska and Illinois fans are torn on which team to root for so, instead, they've combined the two into one shirt and are wearing them in Lincoln. Noted Twitter account @FauxPelini helped bring Nebraska and Illinois on the same page in a stand against the Nebrnois and Illiaska. See pictures of the shirts and the dialogue between Faux and the schools on Twitter below.

Poll: Ameer Abdullah the B1G's best

BTN asked viewers which Big Ten offensive player has had the best start to the season, and let's just say it wasn't that close. Watch the video below for results:

Happy Birthday, Jack Hoffman

Jack Hoffman has grown into more than that Husker-jersey wearing pediatric brain cancer patient who ran down the field during the Nebraska spring game, both literally and figuratively. Hoffman, the Nebraska native that now comes to mind for many when they think of the fight against cancer, celebrates his 9th birthday today. And as expected, many of the people his story has impacted — he's been honored nationally for that moment, but his Team Jack organization has also spent countless hours raising awareness for the fight against cancer — have reached out on social media, from former Huskers to U.S. Senators, media members and fans, to send him birthday wishes. Here's a sampling from Twitter, and when you're done, make sure to go over to the Team Jack Foundation website to learn more about what you can do to help fight pediatric brain cancer.

Video: See what it's like to participate in NU tunnel walk

Every wondered what it is like to participate in the Nebraska tunnel walk and march out on to the Memorial Stadium field? Check out this video from Todd Uhlir, a member of the the 1994 National Championship Husker team. The team was honored before Saturday's game with Miami.

Video: 1994 Huskers honored at Memorial Stadium

Did you miss the celebration of the 1994 championship season on Saturday? Watch the video and tunnel walk for this historic Nebraska football team below:

Video: Ameer Abdullah gets TD No. 3

In the fourth quarter, Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah scored from 10 yards out for his third touchdown of the game:

Video: Huskers, Hurricanes fight on field

There was some fighting on the field during NU's matchup with Miami on Saturday night:

Video: Josh Mitchell's 57-yard TD

Nebraska cornerback Josh Mitchell scooped up a Miami fumble and turned on the burners en route to a 57-yard touchdown:

Video: Ameer Abdullah scores again

The Husker I-back scores his second touchdown of the game, a 6-yard run, to put Nebraska up 24-14 on Miami.

Video: Abdullah passes Johnny Rodgers

Replay the run on which Husker I-back Ameer Abdullah passed Johnny Rodgers to move into first place all-time on Nebraska's all-purpose yards chart:

See it again: Ameer Abdullah TD catch

Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah tied the game up in the second quarter with a 3-yard TD reception against Miami:

See it again: David Santos' acrobatic pick

Watch Husker linebacker David Santos' timely interception that halted a Miami drive in the first quarter, including a slow-motion replay:

See it again: Kenny Bell's 40-yard TD

Watch receiver Kenny Bell's 40-yard touchdown reception from QB Tommy Armstrong that tied it up 7-7 in the first quarter of the Nebraska-Miami game

#BlackoutMiami push a success

The Husker student section seems to have successfully pulled off a blackout for the Nebraska-Miami game. Proof:

Alex Rodriguez in Lincoln to support Miami

Suspended New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez is in Lincoln for the Nebraska-Miami game Saturday. Rodriguez grew up in Miami and committed to play baseball at the University of Miami before opting to sign with the Seattle Mariners out of high school. Here's a collection of tweets from A-Rod's time in Lincoln.

Video: Nebraska-Miami pregame motivation

Watch the same video the Husker football team sees to get pumped-up for the Nebraska-Miami game:

Statement: Pelini confirms Bondi has broken clavicle

Here's the full statement from Nebraska coach Bo Pelini on junior place-kicker Mauro Bondi, who was in a motorcycle accident Thursday night:

Video: Big Ten player rankings

BTN.com's Sean Merriman and Tom Dienhart rank the Big Ten's top players, with Husker QB Tommy Armstrong and I-back Ameer Abdullah claiming two of the top five spots. Watch the full video below to see where they rank:

Video: Huskers vs. Fresno State highlights

Check out this dramatic video produced by the Husker athletic department highlighting NU's 55-19 win over Fresno State.

Listen: Pierson-El's 86-yard TD return

Check out the Husker Sports Network radio call from NU freshman De'Mornay Pierson-El's 86-yard touchdown return during Nebraska's Saturday matchup with Fresno State.

Photos: Huskers in all-white uniforms at Fresno

The Nebraska football team — taking on the red-wearing Fresno State Bulldogs — are sporting all-white uniforms out in California.

Video: NU's pregame motivational video at Fresno

See the same video the Husker football team watches to get motivated for the Nebraska-Fresno State game Saturday:

Video: Husker recruit discusses 5-TD performance

Watch the video below to see 2015 Nebraska I-back recruit Kendall Bussey of New Orleans Isidore Newman High School discuss his five-score performance Friday night.

Video: Huskers preview Fresno State

Husker players Mark Pelini and Maliek Collins and NU coordinators John Papuchis and Tim Beck preview Saturday's matchup with Fresno State.

Video: Nebraska-Fresno State preview

Mountain West Network's Jesse Kurtz and college football analyst Ted Sundquist preview the Nebraska-Fresno State matchup.

Audio: McNeese State call of Ameer's game-winner

Check out the Gator 99.5 audio of Ameer Abdullah's game-winning touchdown catch-and-run against McNeese State. Highlights from the broadcast Cowboys' fans heard: "Oh my goodness! No, no, no ... Ameer Abdullah, the Heisman candidate, takes it the distance. ... We deserved better. We played better."

Video: Nebraska vs. McNeese State highlights

Check out the Huskers.com YouTube highlight reel from Nebraska's 31-24 win over McNeese State, complete with slow-motion replays, dramatic music, the best play calls and more.

Video: Remember, the Huskers didn't lose

The Huskers almost lost to McNeese State, but as Sports Illustrated's Andy Staples implores Huskers fans to remember ... they didn't!

Video: Ameer Abdullah's game-saving TD

Watch Ameer Abdullah's last-minute touchdown reception that lifted Nebraska past McNeese State 31-24 on Saturday.

Video: Tommy Armstrong's diving score

Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong went over the pile from 1 yard out to score Nebraska's third touchdown of the game, breaking a 14-14 tie with McNeese State.

Video: Another week, another Westerkamp catch

Watch Nebraska receiver Jordan Westerkamp's impressive one-handed grab during the second quarter against McNeese State.

Video: Ameer Abdullah gives NU lead

Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah scored from 2 yards out late in the first quarter, giving the Huskers a 14-7 lead over McNeese State.

Video: Armstrong, Westerkamp get NU on the board

Watch Nebraska QB Tommy Armstrong's 40-yard touchdown strike to receiver Jordan Westerkamp.

Video: Ameer Abdullah Week 1 highlights

Huskers.com put together a highlight reel of I-back Ameer Abdullah's Week 1 performance.

Video: Nebraska-Florida Atlantic highlights

Watch BTN's highlights reel from the Huskers' 55-7 win over Florida Atlantic:

Video: Terrell Newby's 2 TDs

Husker I-back Terrell Newby scored twice in the second half of the Florida Atlantic game Saturday. Check out the highlights below:

Video: Pierson-El's big first catch

Freshman receiver De'Mornay Pierson-El's first catch as a Husker was a touchdown. He was happy:

Video: Jordan Westerkamp's behind-the-back catch

See Husker wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp's insane behind-the-back catch during the third quarter of the Nebraska-Florida Atlantic game Saturday:

Video: Imani Cross TD run

Check out Husker I-back Imani Cross' 3-yard touchdown run, giving Nebraska a 31-7 lead late in the first half:

Video: Ameer Abdullah's 47-yard TD run

Watch Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah's 47-yard TD run that helped the Huskers to a 24-7 first-half lead. The scoring play left Adbullah with 157 yards on 14 carries midway through the second quarter:

Video: Tommy Armstrong TD to Jordan Westerkamp

Watch Nebraska QB Tommy Armstrong's 36-yard TD pass to Jordan Westerkamp that put the Huskers up 14-7 in the first quarter:

Video: Tommy Armstrong's TD run

Watch Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong's touchdown run, the first score of the season for the Huskers. The 5-yard play capped NU's 13-play, 86-yard opening drive and put the Huskers in front 7-0 over Florida Atlantic:

Video: Kenny Bell's one-handed grab

Kenny Bell caught a key, one-handed grab in the Huskers' opening drive, gaining 29 yards on the first-down catch that put Nebraska in FAU territory. Watch it below:

Video: Nebraska vs. FAU pregame motivation

Check out the video that the Huskers watched prior to Saturday's matchup with Florida Atlantic.

WSJ: Huskers very admirable, kind of a powerhouse

The Wall Street Journal released an infographic Thursday ranking the nation's 128 major college football teams.

Video: NU volleyball in China, behind the scenes

Check out the video below from the Huskers' YouTube channel offering a behind-the-scenes look at the Nebraska volleyball team's trip to China this past summer

It's game week, are you ready?

Nebraska football is back with the season opener on Saturday against Florida Atlantic. Get pumped up with this look back at fall camp by Nebraska.

Video: Week 3 Husker fall camp review

A look at the third week of the Husker football team's fall camp, via Huskers.com's YouTube channel.

Video: Husker commit Eric Lee talks fall football

In a video published Saturday, USA Today High School Sports previews Highlands Ranch (Colo.) Valor Christian High School, including an appearance by Husker defensive back commit Eric Lee, who said his team enjoys the late summer workouts as a chance to evaluate progress.

Photo: Can you spot the Nebraska helmet?

Pictured are helmets representing the 768 U.S. college football programs, displayed as fans arrive to spend the night in the College Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Aug. 13 in Atlanta. The school associated with a fan's registration card will light up their team's helmet upon swiping the card at the entry to the museum.

Video: Bo Pelini talks QB race

Husker coach Bo Pelini addressed the media after Wednesday's practice, discussing the depth chart at quarterback and other topics.

Parker, Shields throw out first pitch

Nebraska basketball players Shavon Shields and Benny Parker tossed out the first pitch Saturday night at the Kansas City Royals game. It is Nebraska night at the game as K.C. hosted the San Francisco Giants.

Nekyle Lundie hauls in game-winner

Last fall while playing for Tucker High against his new school, Stephenson, receiver Nekyle Lundie hauled in a 36-yard lob with 13 seconds remaining to deliver a dramatic 31-28 win.

Rex Burkhead a Game 1 standout

ESPN's AFC North blog posted a quick look at Bengals playmakers who impressed in Thursday night's preseason opener at Kansas City, and former Husker Rex Burkhead — who "ran with purpose" in the game — was among the 10 players singled out.

Helu breaks free

Washington Redskins running back and former Husker Roy Helu breaks free from Patriots linebacker Steve Beauharnais during the first half of a preseason game in Landover, Md., on Thursday, Aug. 7. Helu had five carries for 14 yards and two receptions for 23 yards in Washington's 23-6 win.

Gordon scores as Royals edge D-backs

Kansas City Royals outfielder and former Husker Alex Gordon touches home plate to score a run as Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero receives a late throw during the third inning Wednesday in Phoenix.

Joba plunks Jeter, feels bad

Tigers reliever and former Husker Joba Chamberlain has had a lengthy MLB career, one that's taken him from the Bronx to Detroit.

ESPN's ranks Abdullah No. 21

Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah impressed with his Big Ten media days speech this week. On Thursday, ESPN ranked him as the 21st best college football player. He's the only Husker on the list so far, with the top 20 still to be revealed.

Rex Burkhead shows his blitz-pickup skills

Rex Burkhead is at training camp with the Cincinnati Bengals trying to earn a roster spot and playing time this season. Check out a look at the former Nebraska running back going through a blitz-pickup drill against Emmanuel Lemur.

Ameer Abdullah preps for B1G speech

Here's a great photo from Husker athletics on Twitter of senior I-back Ameer Abdullah prepping for his keynote speech at the Big Ten media days kickoff luncheon.

Sneak Peek: Nebraska's 'Walk' video

Nebraska athletics posted a new video to its Facebook page Saturday morning marking the five weeks until kickoff of the 2014 season. The video, which hints at a "new walk," looks like a good candidate to be played prior to the Huskers taking the field this fall. Check it out:

Tim Miles is wearing his face on his sneakers

Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles is in Las Vegas to check out top recruiting prospects, but his sneakers are making more noise than he is. Miles is sporting a special edition addidas Stan Smith shoe with a picture of his own face on the tongue of the shoe. Would you buy a pair?

Video: Paul McCartney leads a Husker Power cheer

During Monday's concert in Lincoln, Paul McCartney led the fans in a Husker Power cheer. We've got video proof. Watch the Beatle have some fun with the crowd.

Husker target Hunter Dale in Lincoln

Hunter Dale, a 6-foot, 180-pound safety prospect out of New Orleans, posted a Twitter message Wednesday indicating he was visiting Lincoln. Dale is a three-star 2015 prospect and Husker target.

Video: Meet the Husker football freshmen

In a video posted on the Huskers' YouTube channel Tuesday, fans get an early look at interviews with incoming freshman Luke Gifford, Joshua Kalu, Kieron Williams, Peyton Newell, Drew Brown and AJ Bush.

Is Sir Paul McCartney a Husker fan?

Paul McCartney appears to be enjoying his time in Nebraska. Pictures of the Beatle in Dundee with Warren Buffett went viral on Sunday night. And, on Monday, he said "Go Big Red" and led a Husker Power cheer early in his concert at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln. Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles is even hoping to make him a Husker fan.

Video: Dear Old Nebraska U. on the accordion

Some schools are updating the out-dated lyrics of school fight songs or anthems. But, as Kate Howard reported, Nebraska fans are sticking by "Hail Varsity" and "Dear Old Nebraska U." despite the old-timey lines. There are 48 days until Nebraska's first game of the 2014. Get in the spirit with a rendition of "Dear Old Nebraska U." by 95-year-old farmer Lawrence.

Ndamukong Suh on 'American Muscle'

Former Husker defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh will make an appearance on Discovery Channel's new show "American Muscle," which debuts at 9 p.m. Wednesday. Suh will appear in episode two.

Flashback: Lee Greenwood at Memorial Stadium

Lee Greenwood -- the musician behind popular Fourth of July song "God Bless the USA" -- performed his patriotic anthem at Lincoln's Memorial Stadium in 2006. Here's a look back at the performance.