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Vball lost two games

Is not the end of the world

All will be just fine

Mankilling Mastodons

Oklahoma football: Lincoln Riley says Nebraska rivalry game 'fantastic for the sport'
Oklahoma and Nebraska will reignite a classic Big 12 rivalry on Saturday when the Sooners host the Cornhuskers for the first matchup of a four-game series.

Behind-the-scenes stories of Oklahoma, Nebraska and college football's greatest game
It's considered the best game in college football history, but the stories you've never heard -- trash talk, poison paranoia and much more -- are even better.

Oklahoma Sooners Coach Lincoln Riley Trying to Keep Nebraska Matchup in Perspective - Sports Illustrated Oklahoma Sooners News, Analysis and More
The Sooners have had countless memorable matchups with the Cornhuskers and those need to be respected, but this OU squad wants it to be just one chapter.

Thanks for the memories: This isn't your dad's Nebraska-OU
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's visit to third-ranked Oklahoma on Saturday is a trip down memory lane for the over-40 set of college football fans. It's the 50th anniversary of the “Game of the Century,” the showdown between the nation's Nos.

The birth of Sooner Magic: How Oklahoma used 2 trick plays on the final drive to defeat Nebraska in 1976 – The Athletic
“Kinda hard to do, two big-ass plays like that on the same drive,” former OU coach Barry Switzer recalled.

Rodgers' return vs. Oklahoma still resonates 50 years later
Johnny Rodgers' electrifying 72-yard punt return for a touchdown was the signature play of a rare game that lived up to "Game of the Century" billing.

The day No. 2 Nebraska surprised No. 1 Oklahoma with Black 41 Flash Reverse – The Athletic The daring trick play featured Eric Crouch, who was on his way to winning the Heisman, and a left-handed, seldom-used freshman.

HuskerOnline - Three takes from No. 6 Nebraska volleyball's 3-1 loss to No. 16 Stanford
Three takes on Nebraska volleyball's loss to Stanford, its second loss of the season

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College Football Offensive Coordinators Must Be Watching More NFL | FiveThirtyEight
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Urban Meyer era begins amid tumult and discord, and Jaguars morale has already suffered - CBSSports.com
Meyer has everyone looking over their shoulders in Jacksonville

The Colossal Legacy of Ichiro’s Rookie Season, 20 Years Later - The Ringer
In 2001, Ichiro Suzuki made his MLB debut for the Seattle Mariners. What happened next was not only the greatest rookie season in baseball history—it was a glimpse at both the past and future of the sport.

U.S. Soccer offers identical contracts to USMNT and USWNT
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Ryan Braun Announces Retirement After 14 Seasons with Brewers | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights
Outfielder Ryan Braun , who played his entire 14-year MLB career with the Milwaukee Brewers , announced his retirement Tuesday...

Dan Mullen, Chip Kelly and Florida football's 2017 coaching search - Sports Illustrated
Four years ago, the Gators had three main candidates to take over their football program. Here's the story on how they landed on Mullen.

The Colossal Legacy of Ichiro’s Rookie Season, 20 Years Later - The Ringer
In 2001, Ichiro Suzuki made his MLB debut for the Seattle Mariners. What happened next was not only the greatest rookie season in baseball history—it was a glimpse at both the past and future of the sport.

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Why There Are Fears That Nipah Virus Could One Day Cause A Deadly Pandemic : Goats and Soda : NPR
A case of the virus, which claimed a 12-year-old boy's life, has sparked fears of a new outbreak in India. Researchers fear that the deadly disease has the potential to cause global outbreaks as well.

He Was the Manager of Windows on the World - The Atlantic
The manager of Windows on the World survived 9/11, while 79 of his employees died. He’s still searching for permission to move on.

Facebook Knows Instagram Is Toxic for Teen Girls, Company Documents Show - WSJ
Its own in-depth research shows a significant teen mental-health issue that Facebook plays down in public. Part 2 in a series offering an unparalleled look inside the social-media giant’s failings—and its unwillingness or inability to address them.

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