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Huskers React Results: Fans approve of Matt Rhule hire

Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across the NCAA. Throughout the year we ask questions of the most plugged-in Nebraska Cornhuskers fans and fans across the country. Sign up here to participate. The Nebraska Huskers football team has a new man in charge. Matt Rhule was announced as...

Michigan Wolverines 2023 Football Preview

Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images Can the Weasels make the College Football Playoff for a third season in a row? Can the Weasels win a semifinal playoff game this season? Something funny happened to Ohio State’s dominance of the Big Ten. Or maybe it was Jim Harbaugh finally shedding the funny label and replacing it...

2023 Nebraska Football Position Preview: Offensive Line

Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images The Pipeline looks to build new lines this season. My two-year-old daughter doesn’t know much about sports. I haven’t had the opportunity to teach her the highs and lows of football season. There is one thing my daughter does share with the Nebraska football team however, specifically the offensive line,...

SBN Reacts: What Nebraska fans think about the Run Game and Scoring Offense this season

Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across the NCAA. Throughout the year we ask questions of the most plugged-in Nebraska Cornhuskers fans and fans across the country. Sign up here to participate. A few days ago we asked Nebraska fans some questions about the 2023 offense –...

Matt Rhule Impressed with Jeff Sims Despite Loss to Minnesota

Nebraska head coach Matt Rhule was disappointed with the outcome of his team’s season-opening loss to Minnesota, but he was impressed with the performance of quarterback Jeff Sims and how he is handling the loss. “He’s not the first quarterback that’s ever thrown three interceptions,” Rhule said of Sims. “The great ones bounce back from...

Report Card: Colorado Golden Buffaloes 36, Huskers 14

Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images The Huskers gift-wrapped this game for the Buffs, who capitalized. Merry Christmas. I really thought Nebraska could open the season 4-0. I really did. And in my pollyanna world, I see glimpses of why I felt that way. I see Nebraska averaging 5.4 yards per carry. I see a defense...

Five Heart Podcast 344: Nebraska To Taste Home Cooking and Victory Against Northern Illinois

Photo by RJ Sangosti/MediaNews Group/The Denver Post via Getty Images This time around on the Five Heart Podcast, Jon and I help put the Colorado game behind you. I’ll tell you what I tell my twins when they are freaking out and crying: DEEP BREATHS! IT WILL BE OKAY! And it will. Someday. Look, we...

ANIBHG: Huskers Lose Gabe Ervin and Rahmir Johnson to Season Ending Injuries

Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images Anthony Grant returns to be presumed starter at I-back for the Huskers Nebraska head coach Matt Rhule announced that Nebraska’s top two running backs suffered season-ending injuries during the Huskers 35-11 victory over Northern Illinois. Early in the game, junior Rahmir Johnson suffered a dislocated shoulder while late in the...

Nebraska Baseball Unveils 2024 Schedule

Nebraska Athletic Department Let’s dig into the teams Bolt and the boys will face next spring. Earlier this week, the Huskers finalized and dropped their baseball schedule for the spring of 2024! And a whole 3-4 months ahead of last years release, which was delayed due to a couple of early season non conference teams...

Corn Nation Over Reaction: A Duct Tape Win over LA Tech

Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images No Gabe Ervin Jr. No Rahmir Johnson. No Dwight Bootle. Yes, Heinrich Haarberg. The Kid from Kearney started again and led Nebraska to a 28-14 win over Louisiana Tech, throwing for a score and galloping to another, accounting for 264 yards of offense, including a gem of a rushing TD....

Report Card: Michigan Wolverines 45, Huskers 7

Dylan Widger-USA TODAY Sports All week, I kept referring back to this line in my season preview of Michigan football: Michigan is loaded again in 2023, and the conversation has shifted from “can Jim Harbaugh ever match up with Ohio State” to now “can Jim Harbaugh win a national title?” As the line dropped to...

Week 7 Volleyball Preview – #2 Huskers Hit the Road to Michigan

Photo by C. Morgan Engel/NCAA Photos via Getty Images After 2 thrilling road wins, the Huskers hit the road again, but this time to Michigan Another week, another road trip for the Huskers. This time to Michigan. They were tested last week in Indiana. For the first time this season, I actually thought we were...