Category Archives: Husker Football

Former Navy SEAL Jackson Nominated for Armed Forces Merit Award

Former Navy SEAL Jackson Nominated for Armed Forces Merit Award

Nebraska junior outside linebacker Damian Jackson has been nominated for the 2020 Armed Forces Merit Award presented by the Football Writers Association of America. Jackson, one of 38 nominated, was among the five finalists in 2019. The award was created in 2012 “to honor an individual and/or a group with a military background and/or involvement that…Read more »

Nebraska-Wisconsin Kickoff Time Announced

Nebraska-Wisconsin Kickoff Time Announced

Nebraska will kick off the home opener against Wisconsin in the midafternoon time slot. The Big Ten Conference announced week two game times, where Nebraska-Wisconsin is set for a 2:30 p.m. kickoff of October 31. Check out the start times and television designations for Week 2 of Big Ten football. pic.twitter.com/uxMaZ6FXdG — Big Ten Football…Read more »

Nebraska-Iowa Game Officially on Black Friday

Nebraska-Iowa Game Officially on Black Friday

When Nebraska travels east to take on Big Ten West foe Iowa, it will be on the traditional Black Friday date. Nebraska and Iowa have met on the day after Thanksgiving every year since the Huskers joined the Big Ten. This will be the 31st annual Black Friday game for Nebraska, dating back to 1990.…Read more »

Nebraska Athletics Announces Sea of Red Campaign

Nebraska Athletics Announces Sea of Red Campaign

Husker football fans will have a chance to be more involved with games. The Nebraska Athletic Department has announced their Sea of Red campaign, giving fans the chance to be part of the Sea of Red Sellout for the 2020 season and fill Memorial Stadium virtually. Packages range from $25 to $1000, with different options…Read more »

Big Ten: Football Season to Resume October 23-24

Big Ten: Football Season to Resume October 23-24

The Big Ten Conference has confirmed that the football season will resume next month. In a release at BigTen.org, the conference says all 14 teams will be playing. The season is set to resume October 23-24. The vote for returning was unanimous by the Council of Presidents and Chancellors. University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor Ronnie Green and…Read more »

Reports: Big Ten to Announce Football Return

Reports: Big Ten to Announce Football Return

Big Ten football is coming back. Multiple reports say an announcement from the conference is imminent and expected this morning. Yahoo’s Pete Thamel reports the Big Ten will start its season the weekend of October 24 with a championship game slated for December 19. NU System President Ted Carter was caught on a hot mic…Read more »

Nebraska AG Letter Claims Big Ten Out Of Compliance

Nebraska AG Letter Claims Big Ten Out Of Compliance

Friday, the Nebraska Attorney General’s office issued a letter to The Big Ten Conference, Inc., through Commissioner Kevin Warren, notifying the Commissioner that the Conference appears to be out of compliance with the Nebraska Nonprofit Corporation Act. The Attorney General’s Office is responsible for overseeing compliance with the Act by nonprofit organizations operating in Nebraska.…Read more »