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Sam McKewon

Reporter - Nebraska athletics


Sam covers Nebraska football, recruiting, women's basketball and more for The World-Herald. Follow him on Twitter @swmckewonOWH. Email:

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There's no denying Nebraska has had special teams issues in recent years, especially in covering kickoffs. So for his Stat Chat series, Sam McKewon found a solution in the numbers for those problems.

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It's not a 13th game as far as everything I understand. It's just moving the 12th game around.


No, they don't expect that. Nebraska fans would have been thrilled with 8-4 this year.


Mike, I expect a pretty big overhaul in the WR room. We'll see who stays and who goes.


Thanks, Peter. I took Frost's admission of not knowing what happened as a kind of responsibility. He should know why that did or did not happen, and I think he knows that. As for Frost's commentary about what he inherited, I think that's something you'll hear a lot of less of from hereon.…


Ameer Abdullah worked out very, very well.

He was not a part of the 2008 recruiting class, which was Bo's first. He was part of the 2011 recruiting class. This particular piece was on the first recruiting classes of each coach. Ameer was part of a different class.

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