Category Archives: Husker Football

Spring Game Kickoff Time Announced

Spring Game Kickoff Time Announced

Now that we are past the seemingly late signing period, the coaching staff is full, including the latest addition of Special Teams Analyst Jonathon Rutledge, and baseball has even started, it feels more and more like spring football each day. The Huskers are doing their part to make it feel that way with the announcement…Read more »

Husker Football Hires Special Teams Analyst

Husker Football Hires Special Teams Analyst

It has been one of the more talked about staff positions with Nebraska football this offseason, and now the Special Teams Coordinator position has been filled. Jonathan Rutledge took to Twitter Tuesday to make the announcement of his departure from Auburn and his excitement to join Scott Frost. #GBR ūüĆĹ pic.twitter.com/0Y4IctClfi — Jonathan Rutledge (@CoachJRut)…Read more »

Lubick Contract Finalized, Six Staff Members Receive Extensions

Lubick Contract Finalized, Six Staff Members Receive Extensions

The Nebraska Athletic Department has released the details of a finalized contract as well as contract extensions for seven staff members. Recently hired offensive coordinator and receivers coach Matt Lubick¬†will earn $500,000 annually on his two-year contract. Sean Beckton (tight ends), Erik Chinander (defensive coordinator), Zach Duval (strength and conditioning), Barrett Ruud (inside linebackers), Tony…Read more »

Nebraska Football 2023: A Possible Thursday Season Opener at Minnesota

Nebraska Football 2023: A Possible Thursday Season Opener at Minnesota

UPDATE: As of 3:40 Tuesday the Nebraska athletic website has been updated to show the 2023 season beginning with a Thursday game at Minnesota. ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Posted Tuesday Morning Speculation hit social media Monday as it was discovered Minnesota’s football schedule via their website¬†lists their game with Nebraska on a Thursday. Minnesota's website also indicates that…Read more »

Matt Lubick to Nebraska as Husker Football Fills Coaching Vacancy

Matt Lubick to Nebraska as Husker Football Fills Coaching Vacancy

Just hours after announcing the departure of Troy Walters, Nebraska football has filled the vacancy. Matt Lubick will be joining the football staff, taking over the roles of Offensive Coordinator and Wide Receivers Coach. The move is pending a University background check, according to the release. Lubick has 24 years of collegiate coaching experience, including…Read more »

Walters Out as Nebraska Assistant Coach

Walters Out as Nebraska Assistant Coach

The Nebraska football program announced Friday afternoon that the Huskers and Troy Walters “have mutually agreed to part ways.” Walters was a member of Scott Frost’s staff for two years at UCF and came to Nebraska in 2018 where he served as Wide Receivers coach and Offensive Coordinator. He was¬†a finalist for the 2017 Broyles…Read more »

Mike Dawson Returning to Nebraska Football

Mike Dawson Returning to Nebraska Football

In the same week that Husker volleyball brought back a former coach to the staff, football does the same. Mike Dawson returns to Nebraska after spending a year in the National Football League coaching outside linebackers for the New York Giants. Dawson coached Nebraska’s defensive line in 2018 and was in the same position at…Read more »