Nebraska Rumors & News

  • Nebraska assistant says Scott Frost turned down Florida job over loyalty to staff

    Larry Brown Sports "Scott Frost did an impressive job in his two seasons at UCF, and his success with the Knights led to job offers from some of the nation’s most storied programs. Many felt the Florida head coaching job was the best of the bunch, and we may now have a better idea of why Frost turned it..." June 13

  • Four-star 2019 quarterback Luke McCaffrey charts his own path, commits to Huskers

    Omaha World-Herald "Luke McCaffrey has always wanted to be his own person. After watching his three older brothers choose to play college football at Duke, Stanford and Michigan, the youngest McCaffrey decided to do his recruitment without their help. So he kept things to himself. Didn’t..." June 05

  • Eight players have now left Nebraska since Scott Frost was hired

    College Football Talk "Personnel attrition is pretty much standard operating procedure whenever a new head coach takes over a football program, and Nebraska is no different. On his personal Twitter account late Tuesday night, Willie Hampton announced that, “[a]fter prayer, talking with my..." May 30

  • Former Husker receiver Keyan Williams commits to Ball State

    Scottsbluff Star Herald "Keyan Williams, the former Husker receiver and son of ex-NU assistant Keith Williams, committed to Ball State on Tuesday. Williams announced May 14 he was leaving the Nebraska football program. Ball State will be his third school. He began his collegiate career at Fresno State before..." May 29

  • Noah Vedral on scholarship with Nebraska, Scott Frost confirms

    Land of 10 "Noah Vedral received his scholarship release from UCF and is on scholarship with Nebraska this summer, Scott Frost confirmed to Husker Online’s Sean Callahan. The quarterback transferred to Nebraska in the offseason and likely will sit out one season in compliance with NCAA transfer..." May 18

  • Husker wide receiver Keyan Williams will transfer from Nebraska

    Omaha World-Herald "Keyan Williams, a senior wide receiver and son of former Nebraska wide receivers coach Keith Williams, is leaving the Husker football program. He announced the move on Twitter Monday morning. “After a long conversation with my family, a couple of good conversations..." May 15

  • Scott Frost: I have a hard time calling UCF the 2017 national champion

    USA Today "For Mike Gundy, the tipping point came late. He appreciated the sheer audacity of the claim. Paying the coaches’ bonuses was great. The parade was cool. The rings? Hey, he’s been known to do funky things with rings. “But when I saw the banner,” Gundy says, “that was a little different for me. …..." May 05

  • Nebraska quarterback Patrick O'Brien will transfer, says he doesn't fit in Scott Frost's offense

    Omaha World-Herald "Nebraska sophomore quarterback Patrick O’Brien has left the Husker team and plans to transfer to a new school, the player confirmed Thursday after he missed practice and coach Scott Frost said O’Brien had asked for his release. Frost spoke to The World-Herald by phone Thursday shortly after two..." April 12

  • Arizona graduate transfer QB Brandon Dawkins reportedly looking at Nebraska

    Omaha World-Herald "Arizona graduate transfer quarterback Brandon Dawkins has been linked to Nebraska, ESPN reported. The 6-foot-3, 210-pound Dawkins announced on Twitter last month he was leaving the school after getting his degree in May. He passed for 2,412 yards and 15 touchdowns and rushed for 1,582 yards and..." March 27

  • Scott Frost planning to use Tom Osborne as resource at Nebraska

    Larry Brown Sports "Scott Frost is looking to bring a new attitude to Nebraska, and he is hoping the man who presided over the most successful run in Cornhuskers football history can help him accomplish that goal. As he tries to erase the leftover stench from Nebraska’s 4-8 season last year, Frost says he plans to..." February 24

  • 4-star RB Maurice Washington joins Nebraska

    247 Sports "When Maurice Washington scored three touchdowns in the Under Armour All-America Game en route to MVP honors, Aveion Cason, his head coach at Trinity Christian Academy in Cedar Hill, Texas, admitted he made a lot of noise in his living room. Cason expects to do that again when Washington scores..." February 07

  • Nebraska strength coach will not be punished for hospitalization of players

    Larry Brown Sports "Nebraska strength coach Zach Duval will not be punished by the school for the hospitalization of two players recently. Cornhuskers athletic director Bill Moos confirmed on Tuesday to the Lincoln Journal Star’s Parker Gabriel that Duval will not be punished. The program announced on Tuesday..." January 30

  • Frost: Two Huskers hospitalized after winter workout

    Lincoln Journal Star "Wide receiver Tyjon Lindsey and defensive lineman Dylan Owen were hospitalized after a winter workout last week, but have been released and have returned to the team, Nebraska head coach Scott Frost confirmed to the Journal Star on Tuesday morning. Lindsey and Owen both were treated for..." January 30

  • Nebraska's Lee declares for 2018 NFL Draft

    Land of 10 "Nebraska quarterback Tanner Lee will enter the 2018 NFL Draft. Lee, who started for the Huskers in 2017 after transferring from Tulane, made the announcement Thursday on his Twitter account. Lee had one more year of eligibility remaining. “I’ve decided to enter the NFL Draft and pursue an..." December 28