Most Exciting Games of the Last 10 Years – Week 8

We finally made it to the start of the real season! In another universe we would be sitting down for Ohio State-Michigan today. Instead we can hope that Nebraska can deliver and equally exciting day of football as what The Game usually delivers. 2015 Wisconsin at Illinois: 2019 Penn State at Iowa: 2017 Minnesota atContinue reading “Most Exciting Games of the Last 10 Years – Week 8”

Most Exciting Games of the Last 10 Year – Week 7

We finally made it to the last Saturday of the Big Ten offseason. Real, live Big Ten football returns next week but I’ll continue posting the games corresponding to the original Big Ten only schedule from August until the final games were scheduled on November 21st. Five games were scheduled for this week and linksContinue reading “Most Exciting Games of the Last 10 Year – Week 7”

Most Exciting Games of the Last Ten Years – Week 6

When the Big Ten decided to shut down its 2020 fall sports season, my friends and I wanted a way to still have a have a sample of Big Ten football since we couldn’t have the real thing. The idea we had was to “simulate” the 2020 season using historic games. To pick the gameContinue reading “Most Exciting Games of the Last Ten Years – Week 6”

Six Year Review of the Husker Offense

In college, I had a joke with a friend. Everyone in the stadium would clap with a three-yard play on 1st and 10. If the defense gives up just two more three-yard plays it is 4th and 1. The offense is looking at two plays where it can either throw or run. Football in 2020Continue reading “Six Year Review of the Husker Offense”

Big Ten Recruiting 2017-2020

“Stars don’t matter.” This is a common phrase uttered by many around signing day. Guys like JJ Watt and Le’Veon Bell are some of the top examples. I am not one of those people that think this way. While stars aren’t everything, and walk-ons have a long history of making an impact in college football,Continue reading “Big Ten Recruiting 2017-2020”

Husker Recuriting Since 2004

Embed from Getty Images window.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’Ih7ohXlwSOl8rVDk4X1ONg’,sig:’yNRdYaxYkXr8jpF1h-L_fsPCy0–zQPHU87wgX5_elQ=’,w:’594px’,h:’395px’,items:’1026041522′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })}); With the 2020 recruiting cycle wrapping up, I wanted to look at how each coach since 2004 stacked up in terms of bringing talent to Lincoln. I decided to plot each coach’s top 75 recruits over his time at Nebraska. This method favors Bo Pelini asContinue reading “Husker Recuriting Since 2004”

An Homage to NCAA Football: Big Ten Pipeline States

Growing up the Fourth of July meant my favorite holiday was less than two weeks away: the release of the next edition of NCAA football. For over ten years of my life, that Tuesday was my favorite day of the year. It usually took me less than 24 hours to lead Nebraska back to aContinue reading “An Homage to NCAA Football: Big Ten Pipeline States”