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Nebraska's DC change meant to offer hope for rest of season

Sep. 20, 2022 14:44 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska interim coach Mickey Joseph tilted his head and held back a smile at his news conference Tuesday when asked what kind of defense he would like to see under new coordinator Bill Busch. “A defense that stops the run and stops the pass and shuts people...

Editorial Roundup: Nebraska

Sep. 19, 2022 07:17 AM EDT

Lincoln Journal Star. September 13, 2022. Editorial: Frost’s tenure ends with crash and cash When Bill Moos, athletic director at the time, introduced Scott Frost as the Huskers’ new head football coach on Dec. 3, 2017, a bright future was all but assured. ...

It's all about the future as No. 6 Sooners visit Huskers

Sep. 15, 2022 12:58 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The idea behind scheduling the home-and-home series between Oklahoma and Nebraska was to allow fans and former players to bask in the nostalgia of one of college football's greatest rivalries. In the big picture, it will be more about looking forward than...

Joseph wants Nebraska head coaching job beyond this season

Sep. 13, 2022 15:16 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Mickey Joseph said Tuesday that he wants to be Nebraska's next head football coach and not just the interim guy for the next nine games. Joseph met with the media for the first time since athletic director Trev Alberts asked him to lead the program the rest of...

Nebraska fires Frost; AD Alberts says 16-31 'not acceptable'

Sep. 11, 2022 17:09 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska fired Scott Frost on Sunday, the situation so dire in the once-proud football program that athletic director Trev Alberts made the move only three weeks before the coach's contract buyout would have been cut in half. The Cornhuskers lost 45-42 to...