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784 reasons for optimism: Husker offense has record-setting day

Nebraska's star running back Ameer Abdullah had a career day, sparking one of the most dominant efforts in school history by a Husker offense in a 55-7 rout against Florida Atlantic Saturday afternoon.


Shatel: With playmakers all over, Husker offense lives up to nickname

Red Storm? On a steamy late summer afternoon, the Husker offense struck like a series of lightning bolts.


Barfknecht: Wisconsin misses chance to make B1G statement

Here’s what the Big Ten is up against in football, having not played in a national title game since the 2007 season or won one since 2002.


Chatelain: Ameer Abdullah is continually elevating his game

We witnessed Saturday the launching pad for potentially the best running back season by a Husker since Mike Rozier in 1983.

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Barfknecht: Badgers, Lions dive right into deep end to start season

The rest of the Big Ten owes a huge thank you to Wisconsin and Penn State for allowing the league to attempt to save face on college football’s opening weekend for 2014.

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