100 Quick Hits tagged with Huskers

Video: Lamar Jackson's first career interception

A Nebraska cornerback hadn't intercepted a pass since 2016. Lamar Jackson had never picked one off as a college player.

Video: Husker QB Adrian Martinez's first career touchdown

True freshman quarterback Adrian Martinez ran 41 yards for the first touchdown of his Husker career.

Former Husker Quincy Enunwa announces New York Jets' draft pick

Quincy Enunwa was welcomed to the podium to announce the New York Jets' third-round pick Friday.

Video: Nebraska football wraps up spring on the diamond

The Huskers wrapped up spring football practiceon Monday, but on Tuesday traded in their pads for one more scrimmage — sandlot style.

Nebraska student wins $25,000 after catching punt during Nebraska spring game

A University of Nebraska-Lincoln student went to Saturday's spring game and left $25,000 richer.

Video: Kurt Rafdal's acrobatic grab marks first TD of spring game

The first touchdown of the spring game went to redshirt freshman tight end Kurt Rafdal.

Video: UCF players celebrate conference title with Scott Frost

After a thrilling double-overtime victory over Memphis in the American Athletic Conference title game, Central Florida players and their coach, Scott Frost, celebrated in the locker room.

Former Husker punter Sam Koch completes first-down pass on Monday Night Football

If you're an NFL team looking for a quarterback, maybe Baltimore punter Sam Koch ought to catch your eye.

Former Husker, Super Bowl winner asks players pondering transfer to reconsider

Scott Shanle addressed players considering transferring from Nebraska on Sunday.

Former Husker Josh Mitchell earns Grey Cup ring with Toronto Argonauts

The Toronto Argonauts earned a Grey Cup championship In a back-and-forth thriller Sunday, defeating the Calgary Stampeders 27-24.

Video: Stanley Morgan makes a one-handed touchdown catch

On a day he's expected to break the school record for receiving yards, Stanley Morgan kicked it off with a bang.

Video: Nebraska scores to take early lead at Penn State

A Devine Ozigbo touchdown run gave Nebraska a first-quarter lead over Penn State. It was the first time the Huskers lead in a game since Northwestern two weeks ago.

Husker fans go to Central Florida game, urge Scott Frost to 'come back home'

Central Florida moved to 10-0 with a 36-point victory against Temple at Philadelphia's Lincoln Financial Field. There was an announced attendance of 25,877 — and that included three Nebraska fans.

Rex Burkhead catches touchdown, blocks punt in first half against Broncos

Catching a first-quarter touchdown from Tom Brady wasn't enough for Rex Burkhead on Sunday.

Tanner Lee leaves game at halftime due to illness

Tanner Lee did not take the field for the second half Saturday against Minnesota due to illness, and his return is questionable.

Video: Tyler Hoppes touchdown a bright spot for Huskers

There wasn't much for Nebraska fans to cheer about in the first half against Minnesota, but Tyler Hoppes had a positive moment late in the second quarter.

Video: Marcus Newby pick-six puts Nebraska in front

It didn't even take a minute for Nebraska to take a second-half lead against Northwestern.

Video: Jack Stoll reels in first career touchdown pass

Redshirt freshman tight end Jack Stoll got his first career touchdown pass Saturday midway through the second quarter.

Video: Tanner Lee hits Bryan Reimers for 22-yard touchdown

Tanner Lee recovered from the interception he threw earlier when he connected with Bryan Reimers for a 22-yard touchdown pass.

Video: Joshua Kalu picks off Northwestern QB Clayton Thorson

Northwestern was threatening to take a two-score lead, but a Joshua Kalu interception stopped the attack.

Video: Tanner Lee's game-winning touchdown pass to Stanley Morgan

Tanner Lee connected with Stanley Morgan on this 13-yard touchdown pass to pull out a 25-24, come-from-behind victory at Purdue.

Video: De'Mornay Pierson-El makes highlight-reel grab

There haven't been many offensive highlights for Nebraska against Purdue, but De'Mornay Pierson-El made one early in the third quarter.

Former Husker Brandon Reilly misses flight, takes Uber from Chicago to Buffalo

Keeping Brandon Reilly from a team meeting isn't easy.

Video: Aaron Williams pick-six brings Nebraska even with Wisconsin

Nebraska redeemed itself after a Tanner Lee pick-six earlier in the game when Aaron Williams got one of his own early in the third quarter.

Video: Huskers strike for 80-yard touchdown, but Wisconsin immediately answers

Tanner Lee and Stanley Morgan had Nebraska feeling good after an 80-yard touchdown pass, but Wisconsin immediately put an end to those positive vibes.

Video: Another Tanner Lee pick-six kills Nebraska's promising start

The Huskers had covered 58 yards on four plays before disaster struck.

Video: Tyler Hoppes hauls in first career TD catch

Senior tight end Tyler Hoppes got his first career touchdown catch Friday against Illinois.

Video: Devine Ozigbo gets first rushing TD of the season

Devine Ozigbo continues to stake his claim for more carries, and Friday against Illinois he found the end zone for the first time this season.

Video: De'Mornay Pierson-El lays out to put Huskers on the board first

De'Mornay Pierson-El's longest reception of the season gave Nebraska an early lead Friday against Illinois.

Video: Tanner Lee bounces back from pick-six to put Nebraska back in front

Boos were raining down after Tanner Lee threw a pick-six — his third of the season and ninth total interception — Saturday against Rutgers.

Video: De'Mornay Pierson-El returns punt 63 yards, sets up touchdown

That's the De'Mornay Pierson-El that Husker fans remember.

Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union take in Nebraska-Rutgers

Celebrity Husker superfan Gabrielle Union and her NBA star husband Dwyane Wade were on the sidelines for Saturday's game against Rutgers.

Video: Tanner Lee hits JD Spielman for first TD against Rutgers

The Husker offense responded with a touchdown after the Blackshirts surrendered one early against Rutgers.

Video: Former Husker Alex Gordon helps set MLB record for most home runs in a single season

Former NU standout Alex Gordon hasn't had his typical numbers at the plate this season, but he still helped set a record on Tuesday night.

Former Husker Ameer Abdullah named a "Gruden Grinder" on Monday Night Football

Ameer Abdullah ran for 86 yards on 17 carries during the Detroit Lions' 24-10 win over the New York Giants on Monday Night Football.

Oregon blitzes, leaves Stanley Morgan uncovered for easy touchdown

Oregon tried to bring some pressure, but it backfired big time.

Huskers lose senior safety Joshua Kalu to injury

Joshua Kalu will not return to the game after injuring his hamstring against Oregon, according to Nebraska sideline reporter Ben McLaughlin.

De'Mornay Pierson-El goes up for the big touchdown grab

De'Mornay Pierson-El went up big for a touchdown Nebraska desperately needed early in its game against Oregon.

David Knevel out for Oregon game; Matt Farniok expected to start at right tackle

David Knevel will not play in Nebraska's game against Oregon.

Video: Huskers take advantage of turnover with DPE touchdown

The Huskers took advantage of a turnover to take a two-touchdown lead on Arkansas State in the fourth quarter.

Video: Joshua Kalu makes a highlight-reel interception

Senior safety Joshua Kalu received a lot of praise during fall camp, and he showed why in the Huskers season opener.

Video: Mikale Wilbon's first career touchdown

Tre Bryant got Nebraska most of the way, and Mikale Wilbon finished it off.

Video: Tanner Lee hits Stanley Morgan deep for first touchdown as a Husker

Tanner Lee went deep for his first touchdown throw as a Husker.

Video: JD Spielman's first touch goes for 99-yard return touchdown

The first time JD Spielman touched a football in a college game went for a touchdown.

Video: Nebraska's first Tunnel Walk of the 2017 season

The 2017 college football season doesn't officially start until the Huskers do the Tunnel Walk.

Former Husker Brett Maher makes five field goals in one half for Ottawa

Brett Maher's leg might be a little tired heading into the locker room.

Video: Former Husker Brandon Reilly scores highlight-reel TD for Bills, appears to honor Sam Foltz

Buffalo Bills receiver Brandon Reilly scored a diving touchdown against the Philadelphia Eagles in the fourth quarter of their preseason matchup.

Athlon Sports writers have differing expectations for Husker football

Five writers at Athlon Sports predicted the Nebraska football season game by game.

CBS Sports the latest outlet leaving Nebraska outside its highest-ranked teams for 2017

CBS Sports has Nebraska with some work to do before it approaches Top 25 status.

Former Husker Lavonte David excited to be featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks'

Lavonte David and his Tampa Bay Buccaneers teammates have been surrounded by cameras during training camp this preseason.

Former Husker Spencer Long proves linemen have good hands too

Former Husker Spencer Long wanted to prove to his teammate, wide receiver Terrelle Pryor, that offensive linemen are athletes too.

Ndamukong Suh says opponents don't talk trash 'because I like to impose my will on them' on radio show

Ndamukong Suh joined "The Joe Rose Show " to discuss several issues surrounding the Miami Dolphins.

Rex Burkhead trying to carve out a role in New England; Brandon Reilly makes fingertip grab

Rex Burkhead is trying to climb to the top of a crowded backfield in New England.

Jack Sock 'throws the bones' at Atlanta Open

Lincoln native Jack Sock showed his Husker fandom by "throwing the bones" in the Atlanta Open.

Mike Riley talks Tanner Lee, Bob Diaco, Husker fans and more on 'The Jim Rome Show'

With the offseason wrapping up, NU coach Mike Riley joined "The Jim Rome Show" to preview the 2017 season.

Huskers rank 37th in total offers made to 2018 recruits

Nebraska has made 188 offers so far for its 2018 recruiting class, according to numbers compiled by Rivals.

Jacksonville signs former Husker Stanley Jean-Baptiste

Former Husker Stanley Jean-Baptiste was signed Tuesday by the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Video: Former Husker Rex Burkhead talks joining New England Patriots, reflects on time at NU

Rex Burkhead, the former Husker running back who spent the past four seasons with the NFL's Cincinnati Bengals, sat down with CBS Boston to discuss signing with the New England Patriots and what to expect with his new team.

Adidas tweets out video teasing to new-look Husker alternate uniforms

In a video spanning just six seconds, Adidas teased to a new-look Husker uniform Monday.

Texas coach Tom Herman says former Husker Ndamukong Suh deserved 2009 Heisman Trophy at Big 12 media days

At Big 12 media days this week, Texas coach Tom Herman gave an impassioned speech that the Heisman Trophy should go to the "most dominant player in college football." Herman's reasoning: Ndamukong Suh's 2009 season.

Nebraska women's basketball coach Amy Williams has first recruiting class ranked No. 20 by espnW

Both of Nebraska women's basketball's 2017 commits finished in ESPN's Top 100, helping land the Huskers at No. 20 in espnW's recruiting rankings.

Late Husker punter Sam Foltz included in ESPYs "In Memoriam" montage

Those watching the ESPYs on Wednesday got to see Sam Foltz smile.

Former Huskers Quincy Enunwa and Andy Janovich receive props from Pro Football Focus

Other than being Huskers, what do Quincy Enunwa and Andy Janovich have in common?

Video: Former Husker Tai Webster works out with the Charlotte Hornets before the NBA draft

Former Nebraska basketball standout Tai Webster has emerged as a second-round sleeper in the NBA draft on June 22.

NFL ranks Ndamukong Suh the best draft pick out of Nebraska by a wide margin

According to the NFL, Ndamukong Suh is the best draft pick out of Nebraska since 2000 — and it's not even close.

Former Husker Vincent Valentine shows off his flashy Super Bowl ring

Winning the Super Bowl certainly comes with benefits.

Video: Adam Carriker takes on critics who say Husker fans live in the past

Former Husker Adam Carriker doesn't take kindly to those who say Nebraska fans live in the past.

Three Huskers among Baseball America's top-500 draft prospects; Rogalla represents Creighton

Three Huskers were among Baseball America's top-500 draft prospects.

Video: NU freshman Mojo Hagge robs homer, hits first home run of the season

Omaha native Mojo Hagge helped Nebraska beat Purdue in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament with a stellar eighth inning.

Underwood's Alex Thomsen, an undefeated three-time state wrestling champ, commits to Nebraska

An undefeated, three-time state champion wrestler has committed to Nebraska.

Nebraska outfielder Mojo Hagge named Big Ten Freshman of the Week

The Big Ten released its final weekly awards for the 2017 regular season and freshman outfielder Mojo Hagge was one of the names included.

Nebraska graduate manager Malcolm Agnew hired as North Dakota running backs coach

Malcolm Agnew, a graduate manager for the Husker football team, has been hired as the new running backs coach at North Dakota.

Jaguars sign former Husker Kevin Maurice

Kevin Maurice earned himself a shot in the NFL.

Nebraska defensive back Joshua Kalu named to Lott Impact Trophy watch list

Husker defensive back Joshua Kalu was named to the Lott Impact Trophy watch list Friday.

Philadelphia Eagles sign former Husker Nathan Gerry to four-year contract

Former Husker Nathan Gerry agreed to a four-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday.

What are the chances? NU coach Mike Riley meets Chance the Rapper

Omaha got a mix of sports and pop culture on Wednesday night when Nebraska coach Mike Riley and wife Dee met Chance the Rapper.

Former Husker Dylan Utter announces retirement in emotional tweet

Former Nebraska offensive lineman Dylan Utter announced his retirement from football Monday on Twitter.

Vikings move former Husker quarterback Tommy Armstrong to safety

Tommy Armstrong knew he'd be forced to change positions in the NFL, but he probably didn't expect it to happen twice already.

Video: Jordan Westerkamp makes highlight grab at Buccaneers rookie camp

Nebraska fans saw Jordan Westerkamp make plenty of exceptional catches during his Husker career.

Former Husker Michael Rose-Ivey will try out for San Francisco 49ers

Nebraska linebacker Michael Rose-Ivey will participate in a tryout this weekend with the San Francisco 49ers, according to NBC Sports Bay Aera.

Former Husker Scott Frost signs contract extension with UCF

Former Nebraska quarterback Scott Frost took UCF to a bowl game in his first season and was rewarded accordingly.

Former Husker Sam Cotton earns tryout with the Los Angeles Chargers

Sam Cotton will join the growing list of former Huskers to sign as an undrafted free agent following the NFL draft.

Husker commit Brendan 'Bookie' Radley-Hiles draws comparison to 2017 NFL draft pick

Expectations for four-star recruit Brendan 'Bookie' Radley-Hiles were already sky high. Now, he's drawing comparisons to a 2017 NFL first-round draft pick.

Lions name former Husker Ameer Abdullah starter

Former Nebraska star Ameer Abdullah will have a starting gig for the Detroit Lions this year.

Video: Former Husker Adam Carriker tells his draft-day story

Former Husker Adam Carriker shared his full, never-before-told NFL draft story. The 2006 Big 12 defensive lineman of the year started 34 games at Nebraska and was a second-team All-American. Carriker, who went to the St. Louis Rams with the No. 13 overall pick in the 2007 draft, discussed the uncertainties that come with not knowing where you'll be picked and much more.

Video: Jordan Westerkamp relives his 2013 'Hail Mary' catch against Northwestern with the Big Ten Network

Former Husker Jordan Westerkamp had a highlight-filled career with Nebraska. His first eye-catching moment came against Northwestern in 2013.

Former Husker Tom Rathman to be inducted into the San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame

Tom Rathman has a pair of Super Bowl rings and is a member of the Nebraska football hall of fame. Now he's about to join the 49ers Hall of Fame as well.

Husker commit Cameron Jurgens shows off massive feat of strength

2018 Nebraska football commit Cameron Jurgens looks ready to add his mark to the Husker weight room.

Video: Tanner Lee tosses perfect throw for first touchdown in Memorial Stadium

How about this throw for a first touchdown in Memorial Stadium?

Military family reunion makes for an emotional Husker spring game coin toss

The tears were flowing during the coin toss before Nebraska's spring game Saturday.

NU coach Mike Riley nominates Brenda Tracy for ESPY's Courage Award

Rape survivor Brenda Tracy shared her powerful message with the Husker football team last summer. On Thursday, Nebraska coach Mike Riley nominated Tracy for the ESPY's Arthur Ashe Courage Award.

Former Husker Zaire Anderson reaches agreement with Broncos

Linebacker Zaire Anderson signed his tender with the Denver Broncos on Monday.

Rex Burkhead among ESPN's best values in NFL free agency; Danny Woodhead one of the worst

The New England Patriots got a deal when they signed former Nebraska running back Rex Burkhead this offseason.

Nebraska basketball ranked among Big Ten's least attractive coaching jobs

If every coach left tomorrow, where would it be easiest to win?

After three seasons in Canada, former Husker Brett Maher signs with NFL team

Former Nebraska kicker and punter Brett Maher signed with the Cleveland Browns, the team announced Monday.

Will Compton reads to kids for Dr. Seuss week while repping Huskers

Former Husker and Washington Redskins linebacker Will Compton helped kick off Read Across America week in style.

Former Husker Jeremiah Sirles staying with the Minnesota Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings have chosen to keep former Nebraska offensive lineman Jeremiah Sirles, according to the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

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