Zavier Betts’ future unclear with Nebraska football | Football

One of Nebraska’s most dynamic playmakers is no longer part of the program. Huskers coach Scott Frost said Thursday that third-year receiver and Bellevue West graduate Zavier Betts is not practicing and his future with NU is unclear. He declined to get into specifics, repeatedly saying the speedy 6-foot-2, 200-ponder is “not a member of … Read more

Steven M. Sipple: One of Thompson’s reasons for choosing Huskers tends to stand out | Column

Things I know, and things I think I know: “Why” is an incredibly important word in the newspaper business. In that regard, it seems sensible to share why the former Texas quarterback Casey Thompson chose Nebraska as his transfer spot. Husker fans might even extract a level of optimism from his answer. “First and foremost, … Read more

Steven M. Sipple: Husker spring football season “one of the most important ever,” Alberts says | Column

Things I know, and things I think I know: Trev Alberts isn’t a big win-the-offseason guy. He knows it doesn’t count for much. “We’ve done a lot of winning in the offseason around here,” he says. Many Nebraska football fans have grown tired of offseason hyperbole preceding autumn frustration. The phenomenon became acutely noticeable to … Read more