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Unsung 1970 Huskers were every bit the match of mighty Trojans

Before a 21-21 tie with Nebraska in 1970, USC had gone 30-2-1 in its previous 33 games, with one of the losses coming against Ohio State in the Rose Bowl to end the 1968 season.

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Two of the best: Naming Nebraska and USC’s all-time football teams

Suh. The Jet. Keyshawn. Lott. Nebraska and USC have had some of the most recognizable names ever to play the game. Here are The World-Herald's all-time teams for the Hus...

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McKewon: Pressure’s off, but Huskers' Holiday Bowl challenge is big

Now that the off-the-field intrigue has died down and the game nears, here are five things to watch when NU kicks off in San Diego against the Trojans.

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Tim Beck says no overhaul needed for Husker offense

NU offensive coordinator Tim Beck says the Huskers spent time fine-tuning the existing playbook during Holiday Bowl practices.

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Barfknecht: Center’s speedy recovery may pay quick dividends

Seeing Leslee Smith work up a sweat Monday and Tuesday — the first live tests of his surgically repaired left knee — is some of the best n...

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