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2016 Schedule
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Jeremy Crabtree RecruitingNation 

Defensive end Chester Graves is the top overall prospect in Kansas City, and the senior from Park Hill High School has moved to linebacker to help his team pursue a state title. He listed Ohio State as his leader recently but Missouri, Nebraska and others are also heavily involved.

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What's new in the Big Ten for 2016?

The Big Ten will have a nine-game conference schedule in 2016, three new head coaches, a slew of talented freshmen, and the same old favorite.

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Huskers WR Reilly, S Gerry suspended for opener

Seniors Brandon Reilly and Nate Gerry have been suspended from Nebraska's Sept. 3 season opener against Fresno State for violating unspecified team rules.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Nebraska offensive coordinator Danny Langsdorf tells me it's important for QB Tommy Armstrong Jr. to use "all of the play" this season. "Some of the interceptions had maybe better options," Langsdorf said. "Part of it is not asking the quarterback to do too much or having too many options for the receivers. Being able to say, ‘If we're getting this particular coverage, this guy should be good, and if we get a different look, we've got to move on to another player.'" Armstrong eclipsed 3,000 pass yards last year but also threw 16 interceptions, second most in the FBS.

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'Dr Pepper guy' makes his CFP picks (1:20)
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Why Nebraska is a blue-blood program

It's been nearly 20 years since Nebraska won a national championship and 17 years since it won a conference title. But its history, especially those dominant mid-'90's teams, can't be ignored. Tough calls in blue-blood rankings

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Who are college football's blue-blood programs?

It's a fun-but-complicated question: Who are college football's blue-blood programs? Our writers ranked all 128 and pinpointed the eight schools the sport wouldn't be the same without.

Nebraska may have a nice start

To forget about some of the heartbreaking results from last season, Nebraska could use a big September. The date against Oregon on Sept. 17 looms large, but a 7-0 start to the season isn't out of the question. Most pressing questions (Insider)

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Big Ten season preview: Nebraska Cornhuskers

The Huskers stumbled to a 5-7 regular season in Mike Riley's first year as coach, but they are hoping to ride the momentum of a bowl win into 2016.

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Nebraska unveils new uniforms

The Cornhuskers players were pumped when they saw their new gear for this season.

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BYU's thrilling Hail Mary win over Nebraska...with Legos (0:20)
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Nebraska football hyped over new uniforms (0:41)
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Johnny Rodgers kicks off "Game of the Century" in style (0:43)
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Huskers WR coach suspended, to miss 4 games

Nebraska wide receivers coach Keith Williams has been suspended until Aug. 31 and will miss the team's first four games after his arrest on suspicion of DUI and careless driving.

Team Stats

Passing Yards274.730th
Rushing Yards167.871st
Points For32.5Tied-47th
Points Against27.8Tied-75th

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