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Lincoln Journal Star
A state title and a Husker offer make 'perfect' cap to junior year for York's Snodgrass"First of all, I am a big Mike Riley fan and I always have been," Glen said. "I
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 33 minutes ago
"First of all, I am a big Mike Riley fan and I always have been," Glen said. "I think he's a great coach and I sure hope he's here to coach Garrett if Garrett goes to Nebraska. There is uncertainty there, obviously. Garrett and I have already talked... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Status of TCU’s top two QBs up in the air for Baylor gamehas already met with Kelly. UCF’s Scott Frost, who is believed to be Nebraska’
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 58 minutes ago
has already met with Kelly. UCF’s Scott Frost, who is believed to be Nebraska’s top choice when/when it moves on from Mike Riley, and Mississippi State’s Dan Mullen are thought to be likely targets should either Kelly snub the Gators or they... Read more
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OregonLive.com
121 things you don't know about the Civil War game (or maybe you doOregon coach Chip Kelly went 4-0 in the Civil War. His average margin of victor
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Oregon coach Chip Kelly went 4-0 in the Civil War. His average margin of victory was 18.25 points. 86. Oregon State's Mike Riley went 4-3 vs. Oregon in his first seven Civil War games, but suffered seven straight losses after that. He's now... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
A state title and a Husker offer, 'perfect' cap to junior year for York's Snodgrass"First of all, I am a big Mike Riley fan and I always have been," Glen said. "I
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 13 hours ago
"First of all, I am a big Mike Riley fan and I always have been," Glen said. "I think he's a great coach and I sure hope he's here to coach Garrett if Garrett goes to Nebraska. There is uncertainty there, obviously. Garrett and I have already talked... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
QB Lee not thinking about pro prospects"I have not even talked to Tanner about this so I will only approach this subje
Fremont Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
"I have not even talked to Tanner about this so I will only approach this subject as hypothetical," Nebraska coach Mike Riley said. "In my history when guys are able to come back — and if they ask me I will give advice, I will tell them what I think... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Level-headed Lee not thinking about pro prospects just yet"I have not even talked to Tanner about this so I will only approach this subje
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted yesterday
"I have not even talked to Tanner about this so I will only approach this subject as hypothetical," Nebraska coach Mike Riley said. "In my history when guys are able to come back — and if they ask me I will give advice, I will tell them what I think... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
First and 20: Mayfield's antics won't hurt him -- muchhis team's 10-0 start. Frost then issued the standard non-denial denial when ad
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
his team's 10-0 start. Frost then issued the standard non-denial denial when addressing reports that he will be replacing Mike Riley. 2. FAU's Lane Kiffin. The rehabilitation of Kiffin is such that he would be a great choice at Tennessee, if he... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Huskers have one more chance to find a silver lining in disappointing seasonCallahan and Bo Pelini made it to the Sunday afternoon after Thanksgiving in th
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
Callahan and Bo Pelini made it to the Sunday afternoon after Thanksgiving in the seasons in which they were fired. Will Mike Riley? Besides Senior Day, there’s not much tangible to play for. Will Memorial Stadium’s seats and bleachers reflect... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Saquon Barkley wants to play in bowlallowed in a game at Beaver Stadium. “I was proud of our team and coaches for
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
allowed in a game at Beaver Stadium. “I was proud of our team and coaches for just staying at it,” Nebraska head coach Mike Riley said. “The guys kept competing to get stops and score some points.” Problem was, they couldn’t stop Penn State... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Barkley wants to play in bowlallowed in a game at Beaver Stadium. “I was proud of our team and coaches for
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
allowed in a game at Beaver Stadium. “I was proud of our team and coaches for just staying at it,” Nebraska head coach Mike Riley said. “The guys kept competing to get stops and score some points.” Problem was, they couldn’t stop Penn State... Read more
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Times Leader
Encore, encore: Barkley, Penn State thump Nebraskatouchdowns himself. “We just got off to a horrible start to the game, and Penn
Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
touchdowns himself. “We just got off to a horrible start to the game, and Penn State was really good,” said Huskers coach Mike Riley, who could be coaching his final game in Lincoln next week. “Of course, (Barkley) made a good run. It got out of... Read more
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Times Leader
Nebraska limps into Happy Valley for Penn State’s senior daywhere he have a big, big job ahead and absolutely doing everything we can to pr
Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
where he have a big, big job ahead and absolutely doing everything we can to prepare our team for the next game,” said Mike Riley, who will finish out the season before new athletic director Bill Moos makes a decision on his future. “The... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Nebraska, Riley looking for hope against LionsArticle Tools Want reasons? Mike Riley has those. Because you can’t talk abou
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Article Tools Want reasons? Mike Riley has those. Because you can’t talk about what has happened over the last year to the Nebraska Cornhuskers without talking about injuries. And, you can’t talk about those injuries without getting into all the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Penn State vs. Nebraska: View from the other sidelinea game where we gave up 400 rushing yards, and we have a back like that coming
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
a game where we gave up 400 rushing yards, and we have a back like that coming at us? We have our work cut out for us.” — Nebraska coach Mike Riley, on the fading Heisman Trophy candidacy, and explosiveness, of Penn State running back Saquon Bar... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penn State to spotlight successful senior class vs. NebraskaAllen said. “And as time went along, guys just started to believe in his system
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Allen said. “And as time went along, guys just started to believe in his system and started clicking.” Nebraska coach Mike Riley said Thursday that quarterback Lee, who was in concussion protocol all week, could be cleared. “How we do that,... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
You can question plenty about Riley's coaching, but not his love of footballjust trying to win the next game. But he's not going to do anything that is out
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
just trying to win the next game. But he's not going to do anything that is out of character. He's just going to do what Mike Riley's always done. Just because he's not jumping up and down, that doesn't mean he's thrown in the towel or doesn't... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Veteran Oregon Ducks aren't surprised Scott Frost is now one of the country's most coveted coachesat Florida, and the expected opening at Nebraska, where former UO athletic dire
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
at Florida, and the expected opening at Nebraska, where former UO athletic director Bill Moos is expected to dismiss Mike Riley and attempt to lure the former Husker QB back home. Former Oregon coach Chip Kelly is also reportedly a top target... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Nebraska at Penn State: Here’s What You Need to Knowneed to win their final two games to become bowl eligible. Led by former Oregon
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 4 days ago
need to win their final two games to become bowl eligible. Led by former Oregon State and San Diego Chargers coach Mike Riley, who is in his third season at the helm, Nebraska has lost two in a row and four of its last five. The Huskers are... Read more
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Philly.com
Last home game for Penn State seniors, and probably Saquon Barkley, tooNebraska, 4-6, 3-4. Coaches: Penn State, James Franklin (33-17 in 4th season a
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
Nebraska, 4-6, 3-4. Coaches: Penn State, James Franklin (33-17 in 4th season at Penn State, 57-32 overall). Nebraska, Mike Riley (19-17 in 3rd season at Nebraska, 112-97 overall). History: Nebraska leads, 9-7. Last meeting: Nebraska, 23-20... Read more
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Philly.com
Nebraska-Penn State preview: Push for New Year's bowl continuesWNPV Twitter: @joejulesinq, @_jillbeckman Penn State, James Franklin (4th sea
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
WNPV Twitter: @joejulesinq, @_jillbeckman Penn State, James Franklin (4th season, 33-17; overall, 57-32); Nebraska, Mike Riley (3rd season, 19-17; overall, 112-97). Penn State: RB Saquon Barkley, 5-11, 230, Jr. (899 yards rushing, 5.4-yard... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
State college tidbits: Shula Bowl's a must-seebut I'm curious to see how former Michigan coach Brady Hoke does in his interim
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
but I'm curious to see how former Michigan coach Brady Hoke does in his interim job Saturday against No. 21 LSU. Nebraska: Mike Riley needs to beat No. 13 Penn State to have a chance at six wins. Good luck. Texas A&M: Can't imagine winning out... Read more
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The Morning Call
A home farewell: Penn State vs. Nebraska Gamedayallows an alarming 32.5 points and 200 yards rushing per game, ranking it in th
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
allows an alarming 32.5 points and 200 yards rushing per game, ranking it in the bottom 20 percent of the FBS. Coach Mike Riley isn’t long for his job. Meanwhile, Franklin is thinking about the future. “I don’t focus on those things during... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Penn State vs. Nebraska: View from the other sidelinea game where we gave up 400 rushing yards, and we have a back like that coming
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
a game where we gave up 400 rushing yards, and we have a back like that coming at us? We have our work cut out for us.” — Nebraska coach Mike Riley, on the fading Heisman Trophy candidacy, and explosiveness, of Penn State running back Saquon Bar... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Penn State vs. Nebraska: Breaking down the matchupsexpected to play. EDGE: Penn State When Nebraska has the ball Offensive line
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
expected to play. EDGE: Penn State When Nebraska has the ball Offensive line vs. Defensive line Nebraska head coach Mike Riley said this week that the constant shuffling on the right side of his offensive line had made for “interesting, at... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Wisconsin can take step toward playoff by beating MichiganThe Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961
The Journal-Standard / Posted 5 days ago
The Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961 and perhaps two victories to help coach Mike Riley keep his job under new athletic director Bill Moos. ... Hawkeyes defensive back Josh Jackson returned two... Read more
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The Providence Journal
On College Football: Irish's ranking a case of special treatmentin 2014. Why hasn’t he been fired yet? Because his buyout is almost $15 million
The Providence Journal / Posted 5 days ago
in 2014. Why hasn’t he been fired yet? Because his buyout is almost $15 million. Stay tuned. Contrast that with Nebraska’s Mike Riley. The Cornhuskers are looking at their second losing season in three years, the first time that’s happened in over... Read more
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Beloit Daily News
Wisconsin can take step toward playoff by beating MichiganThe Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961
Beloit Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
The Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961 and perhaps two victories to help coach Mike Riley keep his job under new athletic director Bill Moos. ... Hawkeyes defensive back Josh Jackson returned two... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
College Football: Wisconsin can take step toward playoff by beating MichiganThe Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
The Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961 and perhaps two victories to help coach Mike Riley keep his job under new athletic director Bill Moos. ... Hawkeyes defensive back Josh Jackson returned two... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Wisconsin can take step toward playoff by beating MichiganThe Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961
The Oakland Press / Posted 5 days ago
The Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961 and perhaps two victories to help coach Mike Riley keep his job under new athletic director Bill Moos. ... Hawkeyes defensive back Josh Jackson returned two... Read more
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The Morning Call
College football viewers' guide: Some of the nation's top teams still have work to dogame passing, faces the Big 12 Conference’s worst pass defense (303.4). Nebras
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
game passing, faces the Big 12 Conference’s worst pass defense (303.4). Nebraska athletic director Bill Moos has said: “Mike Riley deserves to finish the 2017 season.” That doesn’t sound like a resounding vote of confidence in his third-year... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Battered Nebraska looks lost in the Big Ten. Can it remain in tact vs. Penn State?on Minnesota's level than Wisconsin. Now, that swaying foundation all but crum
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
on Minnesota's level than Wisconsin. Now, that swaying foundation all but crumbled after soon-to-be-deposed head coach Mike Riley hired former head coach Bob Diacco to overhaul his defense before the season. Instead, the changes have blown up... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Wisconsin can take step toward playoff by beating MichiganThe Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
The Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961 and perhaps two victories to help coach Mike Riley keep his job under new athletic director Bill Moos. ... Hawkeyes defensive back Josh Jackson returned two... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Wisconsin can take step toward playoff by beating MichiganThe Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
The Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961 and perhaps two victories to help coach Mike Riley keep his job under new athletic director Bill Moos. ... Hawkeyes defensive back Josh Jackson returned two... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Wisconsin can take step toward playoff by beating MichiganThe Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
The Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961 and perhaps two victories to help coach Mike Riley keep his job under new athletic director Bill Moos. ... Hawkeyes defensive back Josh Jackson returned two... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Wisconsin can take step toward playoff by beating MichiganThe Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
The Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961 and perhaps two victories to help coach Mike Riley keep his job under new athletic director Bill Moos. ... Hawkeyes defensive back Josh Jackson returned two... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Wisconsin can take step toward playoff by beating MichiganThe Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
The Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961 and perhaps two victories to help coach Mike Riley keep his job under new athletic director Bill Moos. ... Hawkeyes defensive back Josh Jackson returned two... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Wisconsin can take step toward playoff by beating MichiganThe Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
The Cornhuskers need one win to avoid having their fewest victories since 1961 and perhaps two victories to help coach Mike Riley keep his job under new athletic director Bill Moos. ... Hawkeyes defensive back Josh Jackson returned two... Read more
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Times Leader
A potential final home game awaits Penn State’s Saquon Barkley on Saturdayhim one final memorable performance in front of a home crowd. Nebraska would s
Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
him one final memorable performance in front of a home crowd. Nebraska would seem to be ripe for the husking. With coach Mike Riley widely assumed to be on his way out with a new athletic director arriving in Lincoln, the Cornhuskers are... Read more
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OregonLive.com
The end of Mike Riley era at Nebraska feels like a formalityTom Shatel of the Omaha World Herald joined me on the Bald Faced Truth radio sh
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
Tom Shatel of the Omaha World Herald joined me on the Bald Faced Truth radio show on Wednesday to talk about the Mike Riley tenure at Nebraska. Shatel says it's over for Riley. "Stick a fork in him," Shatel said, "he's done." On what Scott Frost... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesClark County Land Reutilization Corp., 1028-1030 W. High St., Springfield; no f
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Clark County Land Reutilization Corp., 1028-1030 W. High St., Springfield; no fee. Jeffrey A. and Patricia V. Van Hoose to Mike Riley, 708 W. Cedar St., Springfield; $9,000. Kelvin D. and Celeste D. Gaskins to Blanche E. Murray, Trustee, 320 S.... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
WATCH: Miami, Notre Dame fans throw down during The U’s woodshedding of the Irishyear for a violation of team rules last week, and West Virginia boasts the nati
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 8 days ago
year for a violation of team rules last week, and West Virginia boasts the nation’s top touchdown-maker in David Sills V (18 touchdowns on 55 receptions), so Grier may be in for a big night as well.Nebraska AD says Mike Riley will finish the... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Nick Saban calls long-time O-line starter a ‘medical decision’ for Iron Bowlyear for a violation of team rules last week, and West Virginia boasts the nati
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 8 days ago
year for a violation of team rules last week, and West Virginia boasts the nation’s top touchdown-maker in David Sills V (18 touchdowns on 55 receptions), so Grier may be in for a big night as well.Nebraska AD says Mike Riley will finish the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Nebraska QB Tanner Lee in protocol, status unknown for Penn Stateand his status for the game Saturday against Penn State won't be known until la
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
and his status for the game Saturday against Penn State won't be known until later in the week, Cornhuskers head coach Mike Riley said Monday. Lee, a junior who has thrown for 2,539 yards and 18 touchdowns in 10 games this season, suffered a... Read more
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TribLIVE
History indicates 4th season could be boon for Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi10-3 7-2 John Bonamego, C. Michigan 7-6 6-7 6-4 Mike Bobo, Colorado St. 7-6 7
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
10-3 7-2 John Bonamego, C. Michigan 7-6 6-7 6-4 Mike Bobo, Colorado St. 7-6 7-6 6-5 Lance Leipold, Buffalo 5-7 2-10 4-6 Mike Riley, Nebraska 6-7 9-4 4-6 Pat Narduzzi, Pitt 8-5 8-5 4-6 Tony Sanchez, UNLV 3-9 4-8 4-6 Jim McElwain, Florida 10-4... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Going A-Z on Pac 12 bowl games, TV disasters and Oregon Ducks recruitingof the season. O) Makes me wish Oregon and Oregon State had played the Wildcat
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
of the season. O) Makes me wish Oregon and Oregon State had played the Wildcats earlier. Bad scheduling luck there. P) Mike Riley appears over and out at Nebraska. Tom Shatel wrote after the latest loss. I really thought Riley would have had... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee's coaching search beginscandidate for the Florida position and will assuredly be courted by Nebraska, s
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
candidate for the Florida position and will assuredly be courted by Nebraska, should that program decide to part ways with Mike Riley in the midst of a tough season. The Nebraska and Florida jobs seem like more natural fits for Frost. He makes $2... Read more
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Island Packet
For Riley and his Huskers, season's going from bad to worseNebraska coach Mike Riley is out of answers and in two weeks very well could be
Island Packet / Posted 9 days ago
Nebraska coach Mike Riley is out of answers and in two weeks very well could be out of a job. The Cornhuskers' 54-21 loss at Minnesota on Saturday was their fourth in five games, greatly diminished their bowl hopes, and left them to ponder the... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Without a passing game, Notre Dame is not *there* yetcrown, let alone a national title, in his second year seemed an outlandish prop
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 10 days ago
crown, let alone a national title, in his second year seemed an outlandish proposition. Take a look at Nebraska. Mike Riley would jump at these turnarounds. He hired Bob Diaco — yes, former Notre Dame defensive coordinator Bob Diaco — to... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Notre Dame’s Playoff hopes drowned by Hurricanescrown, let alone a national title, in his second year seemed an outlandish prop
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 10 days ago
crown, let alone a national title, in his second year seemed an outlandish proposition. Take a look at Nebraska. Mike Riley would jump at these turnarounds. He hired Bob Diaco — yes, former Notre Dame defensive coordinator Bob Diaco — to... Read more
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News 8000
Croft, Minnesota run over Nebraska 54-21when it went 5-7. The Huskers need a win to avoid their first four-win season s
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
when it went 5-7. The Huskers need a win to avoid their first four-win season since 1960. The ineptitude has made coach Mike Riley the target after Bill Moos replaced Shawn Eichorst as the athletic director in October. Minnesota: Bowl... Read more
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