In what turned out to be his final game as a Husker, Dedrick Mills sought out Scott Frost beforehand. The message? "I just need the ball."
One in, one out for Nebraska on the running back front Tuesday. Here are a few thoughts on the addition to the running back room.
An example of the caveats surrounding coronavirus testing reared its head Saturday, costing a freshman a chance to play against Purdue.
The sophomore turned in his best performance of the season on Saturday against Purdue, catching nine passes for 114 yards.
Senior running back Dedrick Mills is on the trip after missing the most of the past three games with an apparent right knee injury.
Each of the past two seasons, Nebraska's top back at the end of the year wasn’t the same player as it was for the season opener.
Instead of building on a promising performance against Northwestern though, something went wrong between Fleming and the Huskers.
A wide-ranging notebook begins with Jurgens, ends with seniors cherishing the moment — with a look at RBs, Blackshirts and more in between.
How did the Huskers fare in four stats that were talking points in the week leading up to Friday's game?
The Huskers do not appear to have much they can hang their hat on in the run game outside of the quarterback’s ability to make plays with his feet.
“Collin’s been the heart and soul of our defense, probably been our best leader,” Frost said.
Among other RB-related topics, Ryan Held had uplifting words for Dedrick Mills after the senior's modest start to the season.
According to his coach, Luke McCaffrey "lives in the office." First start down, where does he go from here? Parker Gabriel pinpoints a challenge.
With a win under the belt, the Huskers are back to work. We have Scott Frost's ongoing project on offense, the sideline change, QBs and more.
Nebraska head coach Scott Frost speaks to reporters Thursday about several topics before his team plays Penn State.
Parker Gabriel gives his take on what he heard from Nebraska head football coach Scott Frost on Thursday.
Starting center Cameron Jurgens is "day to day" with an undisclosed injury, Nebraska head coach Scott Frost says.
If Nebraska is to pull off a massive upset of Ohio State, tailback Dedrick Mills almost certainly will have to play a lead role.
Rahmir Johnson said last season he is one of the two or three fastest players on the team — and he should have a chance to prove it this year.
This running back duo is intriguing for several reasons, starting with the fact that both might be needed immediately.
Behind Dedrick Mills, there is a lot of gray area on the depth chart. But there are a handful of backs vying for a chance to play a key role.
It will be up to incoming running backs Marvin Scott III and Sevion Morrison to determine just how fast each can get involved in the offense.
Only two home weekends and two December weekends remain for Nebraska before the December signing period arrives, so it’s a natural time to look at the Huskers’ 2020 recruiting efforts so far. Following is a position-by-position look at who NU has committed, who’s graduating and what might be left at each spot.
A look at how Husker football recruits and prospects are fairing on the prep gridiron.