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Country artist Heidi Merrill writes anthem for Nebraska

One aspiring country star has turned her love for college football and the Nebraska Cornhuskers into a potential hit song titled, “Cornhusker Strong.” The singer, Heidi Merrill, wrote the Nebraska anthem which features shots of Memorial Stadium, Nebraska football jerseys and men in uniform, along with — you guessed it! — corn fields. Well done, Miss Merrill. The song actually...
Via Campus Sports Net
42 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Video: Country Artist Heidi Merrill Wrote An Anthem For Nebraska, Titled “Cornhusker Strong”

If you’re a fan of both country music and the Nebraska Cornhuskers, well, then we’ve got a treat for you. Earlier this week, a Nebraska fan named Heidi Merrill, who is also an aspiring country music artist, released a music video for her song “Cornhusker Strong.” In the clip, Merrill dances in Memorial Stadium, wears a Nebraska jersey and frolics in cornfields. Will it become...
Via College Spun
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska DE Ross Dzuris sports handlebar mustache in media photo (Video)

Nebraska Cornhuskers junior defensive end Ross Dzuris sports an old-fashioned handlebar mustache in his latest head shot, making it the early nominee for most noteworthy media photo of the 2015 college football season. Proudly presenting the 2015 CFB head shot of the year: Nebraska DE Ross Dzuris pic.twitter.com/ilgKzwBWk3— Paul Myerberg (@PaulMyerberg) August 27, 2015Kudos to...
Via Holdout Sports
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ross Dzuris has best headshot photo in college football

Ross Dzuris is a junior defensive end for the Nebraska Cornhuskers and he has been getting quite a bit of publicity. He isn’t getting publicity for anything that he did on the football field, but rather because of the headshot that teams take of all of their players. Dzuris is sporting a classy and impressive mustache and definitely has the best headshot in all of college football...
Via Campus Sports Net
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska Football Player Wins The Internet With Headshot Picture

As someone with a goatee, I know and appreciate good looking facial hair. You can line it up thin or shave in some cool designs, but it is an amazing thing to see someone take pride in how their facial hair looks. The 2015 Nebraska Cornhuskers have a player who knows what it means to have a great look. Defensive end Ross Dzuris showcased his style in the best of places … during...
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Huskers LB says team feels 'disrespected'

The Nebraska Cornhuskers are coming fresh off a season where they lost four games and fired their head coach, Bo Pelini. The new head man in town, Mike Riley was a relative unknown to Husker fans and players but has gained respect quickly. However, according to starting linebacker Michael Rose-Ivey, the team does not get enough respect. Here is what he told the Lincoln Journal Star...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NCAA Denies Love, Hart’s Appeal

Kentucky’s two transfers from Nebraska, Courtney Love and Greg Hart, have both had their appeals to play this season without having to sit out denied by the NCAA. Both players are originally from Ohio, but had originally gone to Nebraska before deciding to transfer to UK. According to Mark Stoops, Kentucky is still appealing Courtney […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
3 days ago  |  Discuss

This Nebraska hype video will get your blood pumping

Over the past few weeks, we have seen our fair share of hype videos. Some feature highlights from past season, others show motivational speeches and others combine the two. In a hype video for the Nebraska Cornhuskers, you get to see a little bit of everything. From the great tunnel walk, to incredible speeches and highlights of the proud tradition that is Cornhusker football, this...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Nebraska Cornhuskers Betting Odds

The 2015 college football season is just weeks away, and the Nebraska Cornhuskers are looking to build off a 9-4 season in 2014 while replacing several key members of their offense. If you’re interested in laying some money down on the team, BetDSI has released Nebraska’s season odds. The video below previews the betting action.
Via Gamedayr
6 days ago  |  Discuss

NCB 2015 CFB Previews: Nebraska Cornhuskers

***Starting off this year’s Nebraska preview with the annual disclosure that I am a Nebraska fan, and as such, am subject to the caprices, vagaries, and whims of my soul. #GBR #GBR #GBR*** The Mike Riley hire wasn’t really that extraordinary in a big-picture sense. Schools hire guys who made hay at a smaller school [&hellip The post NCB 2015 CFB Previews: Nebraska Cornhuskers...
Via No Coast Bias
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Brace Yourselves: Nebraska’s Spin Machine is Coming in Wake of Pierson-El Injury

Are you ready? Here it comes. News broke today that Nebraska wide receiver/punt returner/best player De’Mornay Pierson-El is going to miss the next 6-8 weeks with a foot injury discovered after Tuesday’s practice. This is bad — real bad. And for the first hour or two, fans and media are going to react as if it’s bad. And they should. Again, this is Nebraska’s most talented...
Via Know It All Football
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Lesnar 69 Jersey, Nebraska Cornhuskers Bank Robbery & Bilzerian’s Baggage Handlers

  Michigan fans still running their mouths I mentioned yesterday on Twitter that I made a quick Costco run on...
Via Busted Coverage
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska Suspends Five Players For Opener, No One Knows Who

Late Thursday night, a report came out that Nebraska Head Coach Mike Riley would be suspending five Cornhuskers for their opener vs. BYU on Sept.5, according to the Associated Press. There is one problem, though. Mike Riley confirms 5 #Huskers will be suspended for the 1st game, won't tell us names, or give us a timetable as to when he will. — Mike Welch (@RealMikeWelch) August...
Via Gamedayr
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Five Nebraska players suspended for BYU game

The Nebraska Cornhuskers have just taken a huge blow for the opening game this season. It was reported Thursday afternoon that head coach Mike Riley had suspended five players for the BYU game. According to Scout.com, Kerry Eggers of the Portland Tribune sat in on a Nebraska coaches’ meeting in Lincoln on Thursday. The meeting was intended to show off Riley’s different style...
Via Campus Sports Net
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska Football Game-by-Game Predictions for 2015

It’s a new era for Nebraska football in 2015. Bo Pelini was jettisoned after leading the Cornhuskers to at least nine wins in every year from...
Via Athlon Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska announcer arrested for stealing from old women

It looks like the Nebraska Cornhuskers could be looking for a new public address announcer in the near future. If you do decide to apply for the job, just make sure you don’t start stealing from the elderly if you get the job. According to The Journal Star, Nebraska P.A. announcer Patrick Combs was arrested Friday afternoon. The charges? Stealing upwards of $350,000 from two elderly...
Via Campus Sports Net
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Badgers vs. Bama to get ESPN’s College GameDay treatment

Wisconsin hasn’t played host to the juggernaut that is ESPN’s College GameDay since 2011, where it took on the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Camp Randall Stadium. However, that will all change in 2015, as the season opener against Alabama at JerryWorld…a.k.a. AT&T Stadium…will be the backdrop for the first College GameDay of the season. The announcement didn’t come via press...
Via Madtown Badgers
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska Fans Will Love Tommy Armstrong’s Nickname For Huskers’ Defensive Tackle Maliek Collins

There likely hasn’t been a better defensive tackle to come through Nebraska’s football program than Ndamukong Suh.  The No. 2 overall selection in the 2010 NFL Draft holds a number of Huskers’ records and was even a finalist for the Heisman Trophy.  So, if you get compared to the Miami Dolphin, that’s a very, very good thing. That’s why Nebraska fans should be extremely...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Husker fans can be upset with Corey Clement, but he wasn’t wrong

On a day when Husker Nation was celebrating signing a high-profile recruit that Wisconsin had lost via academic standards, Corey Clement — in a matter of seconds — reminded us all of the current and recent state of affairs in regard to both teams at Big Ten Media Days: “It’s like, you’ve got an iPhone. Then you got a flip phone. You see all these great features the iPhone...
Via Know It All Football
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska Lands 4-Star Running Back Jordan Stevenson

One Big Ten West team’s loss is another Big Ten West team’s gain. Jordan Stevenson, a four-star running back from Dallas, Texas, has committed to play for the Nebraska Cornhuskers this upcoming season. Stevenson, who originally committed to Wisconsin but was denied admission and released from his Letter of Intent, broke the news on his Twitter account Thursday afternoon. Stevenson...
Via College Spun
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska Cornhuskers Football Preview: A look at the 2015 Offense

When Nebraska surprised pretty much everyone and hired Oregon State head coach Mike Riley away the wheels of change on the Huskers offense began to immediately turn. No more run-heavy offense and no more halfway option offense at times. Gone overnight were the days of a Taylor Martinez fitting in in Lincoln, Neb. Instead, wide receivers, tight ends and pass-first quarterbacks got...
Via Talking 10
July 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Nebraska Quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. Caught A Very Big Fish This Weekend

Tommy Armstrong doesn’t have much free time left in his summer. The Nebraska quarterback will soon be back on campus in Lincoln, Neb., getting ready for the Huskers’ fall camp.  The 6-foot-1, 220-pound QB spent one of his last open Saturdays of the year fishing.  He was successful.    Had a great last weekend before fall camp starts up !!! Glad I could make it down to...
Via College Spun
July 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska Football: Huskers Land Commitment From 3-Star Miami Cornerback DiCaprio Bootle

The Nebraska Cornhuskers joined in on the trend of college football programs going to other regions to hold camps, and their efforts in Florida have already paid dividends. Today, the Huskers received a commitment from superbly-named three-star cornerback DiCaprio Bootle out of Miami. Blessed to announce that I have committed to the University of Nebraska! #Huskers #GBRpic.twitter...
Via College Spun
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Bloguin Top 50: No. 34 — Nebraska

Nebraska Cornhuskers 2014 Record: 9-3 overall, 5-3 Big 10 West, Lost Holiday Bowl 1 Will Mike Riley really be able to take Nebraska to higher heights than Bo Pelini … and if not, how will the program take it? If there was a surprising firing last offseason, it was Bo Pelini, who went 67-27 in the post and never had a single season end without the team gaining at least nine wins...
Via The Student Section
July 14, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Nebraska Cornhuskers Football Schedule

The 2015 Nebraska football schedule kicks off in Lincoln, where the Cornhuskers take on the BYU Cougars. Viewers can watch the game at 2:30 p.m. CT...
Via Athlon Sports
July 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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