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Spring is in the air (and on the gridiron) so let's talk Huskers defense.

What to expect from Nebraska’s defense in 2018; more junior day reactions

Nebraska football is the No. 1 topic in Big Red Rising every day — but we cover news, notes and analysis from across Huskers sports. Join us each morning to get caught up on everything you missed in the world of Huskers football, recruiting, basketball and more.

What to expect from Erik Chinander’s defense

What can fans expect from Nebraska’s defense under the direction of defensive coordinator Erik Chinander? There will be more player ownership, more aggressive play … and plenty more.

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Junior day reactions

Nebraska’s first junior day of the year appeared to be a big success. Additional reactions from recruits in attendance show just that.

Adding fuel to the fire, Nebraska 2019 commit Ethan Piper said the experience only created more excitement.

April to-do list

What does Nebraska’s April to-do list on the recruiting trail look like? Land of 10’s Chris Bumbaca broke it all down, which includes getting additional commitments and identifying top prospects.

Stay the course

When it comes to Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles, CBS Sports analyst Clark Kellogg has simple advice for the Huskers: stay the course.

Pro Big Red

Another former Husker has found a new home in the NFL. Will Compton has signed a one-year deal with the Tennessee Titans.

Change of plans

Whether you were planning to watch the game in person or follow along online, the Nebraska baseball team and Omaha Mavericks have postponed their scheduled Tuesday evening game because of poor weather conditions.

Week 1 review

Take a look back at Nebraska’s first full week of spring practice with a pretty solid video from the Huskers.

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