Big Red Today - Husker football news, schedules and videos


Shatel: Big Ten’s problem is attitude, not injury

There’s a saying: If you don’t take yourself seriously, nobody else will. It’s not the job of Big Ten sportswriters and media to pump up the conference. Writing off the entire league in August tells me this conference has an image problem, and most of the locals are buying in.


Freshman D.J. Foster switches from guard to fortify Husker D-line

Nebraska moved an offensive guard to the opposite side of the ball Tuesday to help strengthen its depth at defensive tackle.


Notes: Huskers’ new motto on offense promises a punishing style

Although Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah hinted at a new motto for the Huskers’ offense at Big Ten media days, right guard Mike Moudy fully unpacked it for reporters Wednesday night.


Husker walk-on Annika Albrecht hits ground running

Nebraska’s freshman outside hitter from North Aurora, Illinois, was home-schooled throughout high school and played on a prep team made up of fellow home-schooled players. 

Columnists »

Barfknecht: Shilique Calhoun’s a Spartan sequel to NU superstar-motormouth Broderick Thomas

If his jersey were red instead of green, I’d think Michigan State’s Shilique Calhoun is the second coming of former Nebraska star Broderick Thomas.

Books »

BRT On Twitter »

World-Herald Alerts

Want to get World-Herald stories sent directly to your home or work computer? Sign up for's News Alerts and you will receive e-mails with the day's top stories.