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Career of Nebraska Cornhuskers QB Taylor Martinez is over

Nebraska Cornhuskers quarterback Taylor Martinez, a four year starter in Lincoln, has seen his college football career end. A polarizing figure in Nebraska, despite the fact that he pretty much rewrote the NU record book for quarterbacks, it’s a very sad way for Martinez’s career to end. A foot issue has hampered Martinez most of the season, as Taylor has appeared in just one...
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November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Father: Martinez done for year

It appears Nebraska's Taylor Martinez has played his last snap for the Cornhuskers. Martinez's father, Casey Martinez, wrote in an email to The Associated Press on Monday night that the senior quarterback has a ''debilitating injury'' near the ball of his left foot that could take until February or March to heal fully. ''Taylor's injury happened...
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November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Those Little Piggies Went to Market: 4 Theories on What Really Happened to Taylor Martinez’s Toes

Monday at Bo Pelini’s weekly presser he was asked a lot of questions about the health of Taylor Martinez, the one-time starting quarterback of the Nebraska Cornhuskers.  He deflected.  He dipped, dodged, ducked, dove, and dodged.  When asked for specifics on Martinez’s toe-situation, he gave generalities and when asked to comment further on the most controversial little...
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October 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Taylor Martinez’s Walking Boot Revealed!

Nebraska quarterback, Taylor Martinez, is still struggling to get over turf toe.  The nagging injury is threatening to keep him out of the Nebraska Cornhuskers’ Big Ten opening game this Saturday against Illinois.  In order to better keep his precious little piggies protected, the Nebraska staff has him roaming around in an orthopedic walking boot. Since [&hellip(Visited...
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October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Nebraska’s Taylor Martinez and an Explosive Offense Make the Huskers a BCS Championship Darkhorse

Eleven college football seasons have come and gone since the last time the Nebraska Cornhuskers appeared in a BCS bowl game. That timespan seems like an eternity when you consider the fact that Nebraska is the fourth winningest FBS college football program in history. Of the top ten winningest FBS teams, only Nebraska and Tennessee have failed to reach a BCS bowl game in the last...
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August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Five burning questions surrounding 2013 Nebraska Cornhuskers

Bo Pelini. (Photo credit: Eric Francis/Getty Images) Like every team aside from Alabama, there are a number of questions and concerns surrounding the Nebraska Cornhuskers heading into the 2013 season. As I’ve noted in a couple previous posts, as well as anyone who has written a story about the Huskers recently, their biggest concern will be their defense and whether it can improve...
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Nebraska QB Taylor Martinez’s incredible 76-yard TD run

Check out the video. Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez was in trouble as he dodged Wisconsin linemen who were out to sack him for a loss.
December 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Prilosec OTC Recap: Nebraska downs Michigan to take charge of Legends division

As was alluded to in the preview for this Legends division showdown, fate can be a fickle mistress, and fortunes can change quickly. After a slow 2-2 start, Michigan reeled off three consecutive wins, topping 40 points twice, and outlasting … Continue reading →
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October 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Big Ten Football week 6 previews and predictions

Big Ten Football Week 6 PreviewIowa and Minnesota have bye’s this week…My Record….40-12    76.9%Michigan State (3-2, 0-1) @ Indiana (2-2, 0-1)     Noon    Big Ten Network: The Spartans hold a 42-13-2 lead in the series vs the Hoosiers…pretty much an elimination game for these two teams as far as chasing their respective division titles, more so for the Spartans than...
October 04, 2012  |  Discuss

A tradition dies for Nebraska

College football is steeped in tradition. Every school, whether a powerhouse from a BCS conference or a team from the lowly dregs of the MAC, has some ritual that is part of Saturdays in the fall. Yesterday, it was announced that one of the long standing traditions in college football is coming to an end. [...]
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August 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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