Nebraska's O-line is off to a slow start through three games, arguably the team’s biggest concern. Just Martinez’s luck. But he stays confident.
The Huskers are more than three-touchdown underdogs, but they aren't wild about playing the nobody-believes-in-us tune. In fact, they're excited.
Time to level up. Parker Gabriel takes a closer look at how the Huskers and Sooners line up: Storylines, keys, head-turning stats, predictions.
"It does have meaning and purpose, and brings back a lot of memories," former Husker coach Tom Osborne says of the renewal of the Nebraska-Oklahoma football rivalry.
On the Life in the Red Podcast, the guys discussed what specifically has to happen for Nebraska to beat OU. Here's a transcript of the conversation.
If you're an NU fan, you surely hope to see Austin Allen and Travis Vokolek both ready to contribute Saturday, perhaps in double-TE sets, which could help the struggling run game.
The Nebraska head coach provided no update on the five offensive skill players who were out with injuries by the end of the Buffalo game.
Steve Glenn began putting together Nebraska road game travel packages when he started Executive Travel 35 years ago and took some very large Husker contingents to the most memorable games of the '80s, '90s and early 2000s.
Nebraska's defense is veteran and excited about facing the vaunted Oklahoma offense, but the group has its hands full with QB Spencer Rattler and the Sooners.
Widely considered one of the best offensive minds in college football, Lincoln Riley said NU's secondary does "everything pretty well."
Adrian Martinez is throwing 60-yard touchdown passes and breaking off 70-yard runs. Here's a closer look at his big-play dynamic so far in 2021.
Ryan Held has given each of his top three running backs a chance early in a game, then deciding how to distribute carries from there.
"Game of the Century was in the 60s, right? 70s?" NU sophomore linebacker Luke Reimer asked a room of reporters Monday.
Scott Frost described in detail why the run game is a "group effort." Some nuts-and-bolts talk there. As for Prochazka, he's "in the conversation."
Nebraska will play under the lights for the first time this season when it travels to East Lansing.
Not only did the North Star grad notch a game-best 16 tackles, but he also made two of the biggest plays of the day for the Blackshirts.
Those Nebraska fans hoping a bell-cow running back emerges apparently will have to wait as a "committee approach" takes hold, for now.
On Saturday, the Huskers scratched out just 28 points despite some excellent per-play efficiency. So, what should we make of the outing then?
Many rookie free agents make the cut, but they have a lot more to prove. The former Huskers TE made every practice rep count — and made the team.
Football came very naturally, says Doug DuBose, who is among those being inducted into the NU chapter of the College Football Hall of Fame.
Martinez averaged over 15 yards on his last 14 throws. Part of it is competition level, sure, but Nebraska's O-line certainly played a big role, too.
Time to level up. Parker Gabriel takes a closer look at how the Huskers and Bulls line up: Storylines, keys, head-turning stats, predictions.
“I don’t care if you’re a freaking eighth grader," says Husker OL coach Greg Austin. "You have to get your job done, all right?” It's been mixed results so far.
There’s not really much of a chance that a team like Nebraska overlooks a team like Buffalo just because one is in the Big Ten and the other doesn't.
We're two days away from gameday. Get ready with our notebook, which features NU's plan for the heat, injury "updates" and more.