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Wisconsin's dominance on the ground against Huskers shows 'identity' gap between programs – Lincoln Journal Star

Nebraska’s prospects didn’t look particularly bright late against Wisconsin in Madison last fall, but trailing by 14 points and equipped with a humming offense, NU could squint and see a path back into contention when it punted with 13 minutes remaining and pinned UW at its own 12. On the first play of the drive, …
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Frost on radio: Young OLs will help as soon as next year; recruiting talk; update on Henrich – Lincoln Journal Star

Scott Frost on Thursday night said the Huskers are excited about their crop of freshmen offensive linemen and that some of them could help as soon as next year. “I know there are several of them that are going to help us be better next year,” Frost said during his monthly appearance on the Husker …
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Heavy Florida presence expected for a sizable Husker recruiting weekend – Lincoln Journal Star

Of the 13 players verbally committed to Nebraska’s 2020 recruiting class, four hail from Florida.  So far, the Huskers have turned around their fortunes in the Sunshine State one year after signing zero players from the state in the 2019 class. And if NU has its way, those numbers are only going up from here. …
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Future Husker with Logan Smothers: Four-star dual threat Smothers has 38 touchdowns in undefeated prep season – Lincoln Journal Star

Logan Smothers Meet the players who plan to don Husker red in the coming years. High school profile My school: Muscle Shoals High School. City profile: Muscle Shoals, Alabama, has a population of about 14,000 and is about 12 hours from Lincoln. Players to play college football in the past 11 years: 53. Number of …
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Wisconsin vs. Nebraska odds, spread: 2019 college football picks, predictions from proven computer model – CBS Sports

A Big Ten battle is on tap between the Nebraska Cornhuskers and the Wisconsin Badgers at noon ET on Saturday at Tom Osborne Field at Memorial Stadium. Nebraska is 4-5 overall and 3-2 at home, while Wisconsin is 7-2 overall and 1-2 on the road. It’s been a Wisconsin-dominated rivalry since Nebraska joined the conference, …
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Huskers add walk-on LB Klover from eight-man Southern High – Lincoln Journal Star

Nebraska added again to its growing walk-on class on Thursday morning with the addition of a linebacker from Wymore.  Braden Klover, a 6-foot-2, 210-pounder at Southern High, announced his intentions to walk on with the Husker football program via Twitter.  Klover is a two-way player in eight-man football, starring both at running back and linebacker. …
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Nebraska football: Giants coach thinks Nick Gates could be starting tackle next season – Blasting News United States

Former Nebraska football lineman and New York Giants lineman Nick Gates has a bright future in the NFL. That’s according to Gate’s current head coach, Pat Shurmur. Shurmur was talking about the positives that have come out of the last few weeks of the season. There haven’t been all that many for a team that …