Nebraska went through an intense practice on Tuesday morning. And there was a lot to keep your eyes on with a new defense and quarterback. Here are some fun takes from a sun-splashed Lincoln day.
This is Year 3 for Mike Riley, and it’s a big one. Can he get the program over the hump? There are a lot of moving parts, with a new pro-style quarterback and 3-4 defense. A lot will have to come together. Here are five things Tom Dienhart learned at Cornhusker practice on Tuesday.
Press coverage, administering it and getting off of it, was the topic for our Facebook Live at Nebraska fall practice. Nebraska DB Eric Lee and WR De'Mornay Pierson-El joined BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart for the tutorial.
This is a big season for Mike Riley. In fact, many are hoping for a breakthrough in Riley’s third campaign with the Huskers, who haven’t won a conference championship since taking the 1999 Big 12 title. Here are five things I will be watching at Nebraska practice.
The 2017 BTN bus tour is underway, starting today at Indiana practice and coming to a close Wednesday, Aug. 23, at Northwestern. The 14-stop trek across the Big Ten footprint will span 20 days, and include countless hours on the bus and at practice.
It’s August. And that means just one thing: The college football season is closer. Anticipation builds as pundits pontificate on what they think will unfold. I checked in with one of BTN’s top analysts, former Iowa quarterback Chuck Long, to get his views on a variety of subjects.
Rutgers will be a Homecoming opponent three times, more than any other school as the Scarlet Knights play at Nebraska, at Michigan and at Penn State. Illinois, Indiana, Maryland and Michigan will be Homecoming foes two times apiece. Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan State, Nebraska, Northwestern and Ohio State are not Homecoming foes.
Big Ten and ShooWin have again partnered to give thousands of real fans the opportunity to lock in face value tickets to the 2017 Big Ten Championship game before the season even starts. How? Learn more.
The Big Ten's best players were in Chicago on Monday and Tuesday for 2017 Big Ten Football Media Days. As BTN.com does every year, we conducted a player survey that included a respondent from all 14 schools.
Nebraska will wear an alternate uniform, which commemorates the 20th anniversary of the 1997 undefeated national championship team, vs. Big Ten West rival Wisconsin on Oct. 7.