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Huskers roll past Fresno State

Nebraska jumped out to a fast start on a hot night, never relinquishing control and ultimately overwhelming Fresno State 55-19 Saturday. As a bonus, a prominent weakness of NU's team for the last two years appeared to find its star in De'Mornay Pierson-El.

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McKewon: Huskers must flush Fresno, keep focus on Miami

Nebraska, in short, played fine. Better than that on defense, actually, and better overall than the previous week, which produced a more expected result. But the Huskers can’t let this win distract them for a second this week in preparing for Miami. Already, the trip has stolen some “getting ready” time. Flush Fresno — fast.

Huskers return to the AP top 25 poll

Nebraska has made it back into the Associated Press Top 25 poll after being knocked out last week.

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Barfknecht: Players try to blot out Big Ten’s mediocrity

In 2016, the Big Ten will increase the number of conference games for each school from eight to nine. I’m here to propose that Big Ten schools play all 12 regular-season games inside the league — so as not to infect the rest of college football with whatever ugly illness is ailing this group.

Video: Postgame analysis with Sam McKewon
Updated: September 14, 2014 - 8:59 am
Video: Postgame with Pelini, Armstrong and others
Updated: September 14, 2014 - 8:55 am
Tom's Takes: Nebraska 55, Fresno State 19
Updated: September 14, 2014 - 1:21 am
Game Replay: Nebraska 55, Fresno State 19
Updated: September 14, 2014 - 1:21 am
Third quarter: Nebraska 41, Fresno State 12
Posted: September 14, 2014
Halftime: Nebraska 27, Fresno State 5
Updated: September 14, 2014 - 12:35 am

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McKewon: Huskers must flush Fresno, keep focus on Miami

Nebraska, in short, played fine. Better than that on defense, actually, and better overall than the previous week, which produced a more expected result. But the Huskers can’t let this win distract them for a second this week in preparing for Miami. Already, the trip has stolen some “getting ready” time. Flush Fresno — fast.

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