Mike Riley said he and his staff must teach more and help players stay mentally strong in wake of Saturday's upset loss.
Lincoln, Neb. -- The Nebraska football team practiced for 90 minutes Monday evening in shorts and helmets.
Huskers Discuss Big Ten Opener
Nebraska will play its third home game in four weeks on Saturday afternoon, as the Huskers welcome Rutgers to Memorial Stadium for the 2017 Homecoming contest. Game time in Lincoln is set for shortly after 2:30 p.m. CT, with national television coverage on BTN and radio coverage on the IMG Husker Sports Network.
One of Saturday's most pivotal moments inside Memorial Stadium got lost in the shuffle of Nebraska's 21-17 upset loss to Northern Illinois Saturday, but that does not detract from Chris Weber
Players vow to come back stronger after lackluster performance in 21-17 loss to Northern Illinois.
Lincoln - Nebraska put up 171 more yards of total offense than Northern Illinois, but the Huskies used three interceptions including a pair of first-quarter pick sixes to defeat the Huskers, 21-17, on Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium.
For Donnie McGhee (1968-70), Friday night's Nebraska Football Hall of Fame induction inside NU's West Stadium Club "has not really soaked in yet," he told me. "In fact, it all seems surreal, and I
Senior linebacker Marcus Newby participated in his first football scrimmage in the third grade, playing quarterback for a football team near his hometown of Gaithersburg, Md. Newby remembers taking his first hit that game, coming off the field crying to his dad and telling him he never wanted to play again.
Every Nebraska football player has this in common – they work their tails off to excel in football and to be the best they can be. What separates senior linebacker Chris Weber from most is his ability and drive to work hard on and off the football field, which is something he's started doing long before he came to Nebraska.
Huskies bring track record of Big Ten success to Lincoln for first road game of season.
Lincoln, Neb. -- The Nebraska football team practiced for a little less than two hours Thursday afternoon in shorts and helmets. The practice was split between Memorial Stadium and Ed and Joyanne Gass practice fields.