The Early Lead: Nebraska


Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Boy who scored in Nebraska spring game learns cancer is in remission (video)

Jack Hoffman was a YouTube sensation, won an ESPY and visited the White House.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:47 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College Football, Jack Hoffman, Nebraska

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 09/18/2013

Bo Pelini: Tom Osborne “addressed” tirade over a year ago, officials say

Nebraska officials are ready to move on. Are fans?

By Cindy Boren  |  04:21 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bo Pelini, College Football, Nebraska, Tom Osborne

Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 09/17/2013

Bo Pelini: “I’m human like anyone else”

Nebraska coach says he believes fans will understand and forgive him for ripping them.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:25 PM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bo Pelini, College Football, Nebraska

Posted at 08:51 AM ET, 09/17/2013

Bo Pelini, Nebraska fans: Irreconcilable differences?

Coach, on hot seat after UCLA loss, apologizes for 2011 tape in which he ripped Cornhuskers fans.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:51 AM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bo Pelini, College Football, Nebraska

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 04/30/2013

Obama meets with 7-year-old cancer patient and star of Nebraska spring game

Jack Hoffman's 69-yard touchdown has been watched nearly 8 million times on YouTube.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:58 PM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, College Football, Jack Hoffman, University of Nebraska

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 04/07/2013

7-year-old cancer patient scores in Nebraska spring game (video)

Jack Hoffman says it "felt awesome" to run 89 yards for a touchdown.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:05 PM ET, 04/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College Football, Jack Hoffman, Nebraska