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FOOTBALL

Experts tab Ameer Abdullah as a leading Heisman candidate

Several experts are picking Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah among the leading candidates to win the Heisman.

FOOTBALL

Beautiful noise: Huskers fed off louder than usual crowd

Nebraska’s players definitely fed off the energy of the largest crowd in school history Saturday night in a 41-31 win over Miami. And now the Huskers want to experience that kind of raucous and rowdy home environment again.

ATHLETICS

Husker strength and conditioning icon returns to NU staff

Boyd Epley, a founding member of the Huskers' strength and conditioning program who retired from NU in 2006, has returned to Nebraska as the assistant athletic director for strength and conditioning.

LIVE CHAT

Husker Talk Live: Replay

Join World-Herald staff writer Rich Kaipust at noon for “Husker Talk Live” to get all of your Husker questions answered.

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McKewon: Roach lends a hand; Husker linebackers still look to get a handle on things

Along with David Santos’ leaping interception in the first half, Roach’s strip was a highlight for a linebacker corps that didn’t have many against Miami. Not that they had an easy job, switching on the fly, covering backs and tight ends who will be playing in the NFL one day.

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