NEBRASKA CORNHUSKERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Nebraska RB Abdullah says he's staying in school, skipping NFL Draft

All-Big Ten running back Ameer Abdullah says he is returning to Nebraska for his senior season. Abdullah, who ran for more than 1,800 yards as a junior, announced his decision Thursday. He had been considering declaring for the NFL draft after his second straight 1,000-yard season. Abdullah said each of his eight older siblings has graduated from college and it is important to...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

RB Abdullah announces he'll be back at Nebraska

All-Big Ten running back Ameer Abdullah says he is returning to Nebraska for his senior season. Abdullah, who ran for more than 1,800 yards as a junior, announced his decision Thursday. He had been considering declaring for the NFL draft after his second straight 1,000-yard season. Abdullah said each of his eight older siblings has graduated from college and it is important to...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo:Bo Pelini tweets at his own parody account

There is a parody account on Twitter of Bo Pelini that boasts more followers than the Nebraska Cornhuskers head coach himself. And for good reason. The account constantly churns out tweets.On Monday, Pelini decided to get in on the action by tweeted at @FauxPelini himself, which can be seen above. It's good to see Pelini being a good sport about the situation. However, a quick...
Via Bush League Chronicle
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bo Pelini Dominates Twitter Tonight, Asks FauxPelini For His Cat Back

Parody accounts run rampant on Twitter, and admittedly some of them are pretty funny. Not many are run better than @FauxPelini, the fake personality of Nebraska’s head football coach Bo Pelini. In fact, the fake Pelini even has more Twitter followers than the real one. Tonight, the actual Pelini decided to address his copycat, and it was pretty amusing: @FauxPelini ok enough...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Nebraska Head Coach Bo Pelini Actually Smiling?

Nebraska Head Coach Bo Pelini is known more for being a gruff. grumpy sort than anything else--and I'm sure he's okay with that. He is who he is, and he doesn't let other people and their perceptions get to him. That being said, even ole'Grumpy couldn't help but smile after the Gator Bowl.And with due reason. His team just won a tough victory over a good Georgia...
Via FatManWriting
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Nebraska’s Tommy Armstrong Jr. Throws 99-Yard TD Pass To Quincy Enunwa

Sometimes, even early in games, moments arise when a team knows that it absolutely has to make a play. The Nebraska Cornhuskers had one of those moments in the Gator Bowl today, and they came up absolutely clutch. Nebraska was leading Georgia 17-12 midway through the third quarter, but the offense was backed up on its own one-yard line and facing a tough 3rd-and-14…if the Bulldogs...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska’s AD Texted Bo Pelini Right After Mack Brown Rumors Broke

Nebraska AD Shawn Eichorst reportedly wanted no part of any Mack Brown-to-Nebaska rumors. Bo Pelini, head coach, told reporters today that Eichorst immediately texted him after hearing the rumors, which were started by Brown’s attorney Joe Jamail, claiming they were “ridiculous”. Brown recently left Texas (or was pushed out) after 16 seasons with the Longhorns. Bo Pelini says...
Via College Spun
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska Fan Tells Commit the Program Sucks & Go Somewhere Else

The Nebraska football program has lost a lot, including the support of its fans it appears. CBS Sports is reporting that Nebraska WR coach Rich Fisher tweeted a picture of a Facebook message that a Nebraska fan sent to one of his top commits basically warning him not to attend Nebraska, since the feeling is that the program isn’t stable and wouldn’t be a good choice for any good...
Via BlackSportsOnline
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Nebraska Cornhuskers: Another season of disappointment

The 38-17 loss on Black Friday to Iowa would seal up another mediocre season for the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Nebraska was manhandled by the Hawkeyes for four quarters en route to its third home loss of the season, the most since 2007, when the Huskers went 5-7 for only their second losing season since 1961. It was a fitting end to an otherwise disappointing season for the Huskers,...
Via isportsweb.com
December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Nebeaska Cornhuskers edge Penn State in OT 23-20

Following a loss to Michigan State to put them out of contention for a Big Ten Leaders division championship, the Nebraska Cornhuskers defeated Penn State on a 42-yard field goal in overtime to win 23-20. Pat Smith hit the game-winner for the Huskers, improving their record to 8-3 with a 5-2 Big Ten conference mark. Smith was perfect on the night, connecting on all three of his field...
Via isportsweb.com
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Nebraska player couldn’t hold it any longer, took a leak on the sideline

When you gotta go you gotta go. Right Nick Novak?
Via College Football Section
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss
STATUE OF LIBERTY

Nebraska commit nails trick play

Nebraska QB commit Zach Darlington plays for the football powerhouse Apopka High.  His school was one of the schools fortunate enough to have a game on ESPN and on 3rd and 16, they executed a perfect Statue of Liberty play.  Darlington handed the ball of to his wide receiver Ray Ray Smith, who took the ball 72 yards into the end zone. Unfortunately for Darlington, he took a huge...
Via Diehardsport
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss
HOW DO YOU LIKE THEM APPLES?

Damon's nephew walking on at Nebraska

Matt Damon's nephew is a football player and will try walking on to the football team at Nebraska.

Via Crystal Ball Run
July 12, 2013  |  Discuss
TOUCHING MOMENT

Boy with cancer scores in Nebraska game

Get a tissue. This young child here is 7-year-old Jack Hoffman. He is a a cancer patient fighting for his life. He was diagnosed at a young age with a brain tumor and is a huge Nebraska Cornhusker fan. Last year, along with former running back Rex Burkhead, he raised awareness for the disease. The Cornhusker family has not left his side, even though Burkhead has moved on towards...
Via The Victory Formation
April 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Transfer picks Nebraska after being pulled over for speeding

This is one way to convince a recruit to attend your school. Pat Smith, a kicker from Western Illinois University, has been checking out schools to transfer to, and the Nebraska Cornhuskers were on his list. He certainly didn’t think that breaking the law would be the thing to help sway his decision to play in Lincoln next year. While traveling to the campus for a visit last weekend...
Via The Victory Formation
January 22, 2013  |  Discuss
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