Nebraska punter Sam Foltz, who died in a July 23 car accident, will be remembered at a Saturday funeral in Grand Island, giving closure to an emotional week for family, teammates, friends and fans.
Aaron Rodgers, king of the Hail Mary, probably didn’t need a kiss from the scheduling gods to win big in 2016. But he got one. The Packers’ slate, according to last year’s records, is the easiest in the NFL. Only five of Green Bay’s 16 games are against playoff teams.
Team USA’s Gazmine Mason, a senior on the Nebraska bowling team, won the gold medal in singles at the World Bowling Youth Championships, defeating Victoria Chin of Malaysia 211-207 in the final at Lincoln’s Sun Valley Lanes.
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April 16: Red-White spring game
Sept. 3: Fresno State, 7 p.m. (BTN)
Sept. 10: Wyoming, 11 a.m. (ESPN2)
Sept. 17: Oregon, 2:30 p.m. (ABC)
Sept. 24: at Northwestern, 6:30 p.m. (BTN)
Oct. 1: Illinois, 2:30 p.m.
Oct. 15: at Indiana, 2:30 p.m.
Oct. 22: Purdue, TBA
Oct. 29: at Wisconsin, 6 p.m. (ABC/ESPN/ESPN2)
Nov. 5: at Ohio State, 7 p.m. (ABC/ESPN/ESPN2)
Nov. 12: Minnesota, 6:30 p.m. (BTN)
Nov. 19: Maryland, TBA
Nov. 25: at Iowa, TBA
Big Ten championship game
Dec. 3 in Indianapolis
Quarterbacks and fans alike will have an easier time seeing the play clocks in Memorial Stadium this football season after the University of Nebraska added two high-definition scoreboards at field level.
In a historic series, The World-Herald honors Nebraska's all-time greatest athletes. The Nebraska 100, originally selected in 2005 and then updated and re-ranked in 2015, came from a pool of nearly 500 names from the ranks of high school, college, amateur and professional sports from the pas…
Nebraska's new football coach was a humble man who had everything he wanted in a peaceful town. Why did he give it up? Dirk Chatelain's four-part series takes a deep look at Mike Riley's life and how it's shaped him and the decisions he makes to this day.
Check out an interactive, annotated version of Mike Riley's coaching contract, signed Dec. 4, 2014 — the same day he was announced head football coach at Nebraska.
Follow @OWHbigred on Twitter for the latest Husker headlines, analysis, photos, video and more.
How stocked is Nebraska at each position? Reference our scholarship distribution chart for the Husker football team indicating how many players hold scholarships at each position, arranged by their year in school.
Take a look back at 126 seasons of Nebraska football with our ever-growing Husker history database, complete with photos, stories and more.
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