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Big Red Breakfast: Papuchis pushing Husker defense to keep pedal to the metal

Now that the Huskers have their Blackshirts, and the unit has proven its potential in segments, it’s time for Nebraska’s defense to deliver that benchmark game. That’s the challenge defensive coordinator John Papuchis has issued to the group this week.

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Nebraska woman, a complete stranger, treats Husker superfan to first NU game

He’s got Husker shirts, a Husker wallet and watch, and he keeps a Husker bottle opener on his key chain. And he's never set foot in the state of Nebraska.

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Barfknecht: Same-state rivals going in different directions

For outsiders, it’s hard to think of another college football rivalry that has been devalued more quickly in recent years than Michigan State versus Michigan.

Vote: Who will win Nebraska vs. Rutgers?

How do the Huskers and Scarlet Knights compare across the board? Get Sam McKewon's complete breakdown of the matchups, then cast your votes for whichever units you thi…

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McKewon: Huskers revved up, ready for 2016 recruiting class

If Nebraska football recruiting were a race car, it rubbed the wall a few times in the early days of the Bo Pelini era and faced a tight turn in...

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