The Nebraska football coach was in living rooms of Husker commits this week. So, what's he like? "A down-to-earth, plain-old working man," says one parent.
While new Nebraska coach Matt Rhule was away in the NFL the last three years, the transfer portal happened. Way back in the old days, in 2019, college coaches built a program the old-fashioned way.
Three more Husker scholarship players are transferring and a former top prospect with indirect ties to coach Matt Rhule has set a visit to Nebraska as the portal opened for business on Monday.
For the first time since the World-Herald started requesting the numbers, the scanned ticket total for a Nebraska football game at Memorial Stadium — Nov. 19 vs. Wisconsin — dipped below 50,000.
Matt Rhule, Ameer Abdullah says, is a good coach and a better man. In an interview, the Husker great — still in the NFL, now with the Raiders — unpacks his excitement further on Nebraska's future.
From his initial stops on the recruiting trail to his latest staff additions, revisit Matt Rhule's beginning steps at Nebraska.
Nebraska head coach Matt Rhule spent time in Pierce and Scottsbluff on Saturday as part of a busy recruiting weekend.
The start to Nebraska's offseason has been 10 days that feel like 10 months as the program is in the midst of radical change with players coming, going, and being recruited by a new leadership core.
The state leader in total touchdowns this season, Elkhorn South's Cole Ballard, announced Saturday he'll will be walking on at Nebraska.
Nebraska safety Jaeden Gould entered the transfer portal Friday, according to a program source.
“Coach (Rhule) is pretty impressive," said one Lincoln high school coach of Matt Rhule, who joined his assistants in meeting with recruits from the state.
In the span of two days, the Nebraska football program has lost the two highest-ranked members of its 2023 recruiting class.
We’re back where we were last year. No one — outside of those guys in black-and-gold — wants Purdue to win this year. The Big Ten doesn’t want it. ESPN doesn’t want it.
Three Nebraska football players — Ernest Hausmann, Decoldest Crawford and Brant Banks — are entering the transfer portal, a source confirmed to The World-Herald on Thursday.
Check out the scores from Saturday's basketball and wrestling duals from around the area.
The Bulldogs opened with wins on Friday, which included a record from the girls before the teams split on Saturday.
The Western Conference Tournament concluded on Saturday as the Scottsbluff boys and Sidney girls took home first place.
No sooner did word break via Twitter on Sunday afternoon that Kentucky was headed back to the Music City Bowl for a postseason rematch with Iowa on New Year’s Eve at noon than the unhappiness started raining down on the Big Blue Nation. Let’s work through the popular laments about UK’s bowl placement: 1.) Same old, same old. Between SEC basketball tournaments, trips to watch the Wildcats play ...
Quarterbacks Stetson Bennett of Georgia, Max Duggan of TCU, C.J. Stroud of Ohio State and Caleb Williams of Southern California are the finalists for the Heisman Trophy. The award given to the outstanding player in college football is determined by a vote of more than 900 sports journalists and past winners. It will be presented Saturday night at the Lincoln Center in New York. Williams and Stroud also are finalists for the Maxwell Award as the top performer in the college game. Williams, Stroud and Duggan also are up for the Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award.
C.J. Stroud, Caleb Williams among four QBs named Heisman finalists
ATLANTA — Finally, a second consecutive win. "Long overdue," defensive lineman Cam Heyward said. You think? It took the Steelers 12 games to win two in a row, the second coming Sunday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, 19-16 against the Atlanta Falcons. "Not just two wins. Two wins on the road," center Mason Cole said. "That's hard to do in the National Football League." This was in the Steelers locker ...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The 49ers’ have the NFL’s best defense this season. That’s not up for debate anymore. But with Jimmy Garoppolo’s season-ending injury and rookie Brock Purdy taking over as the Niners’ first-string quarterback, it’s also beyond debate that the Niners’ defense cannot slip — even a little bit — in the final five weeks of the regular season and, perhaps, beyond. Under normal ...
Brian Daboll wasn’t in a sharing mood on Monday. He would not explain what his analytics team’s math was telling him about how Sunday’s 20-20 tie with Washington impacted the Giants’ playoff chances. “We tied the game. We obviously would like to win the game,” Daboll said, one day after coaching for a tie in overtime. He would not give details on why his offense’s second half was so much worse ...