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  1. Huskers Help at Uplifting Athletes Road RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... Nebraska has to see them do this takes your breath away." Because of the relationship created in 2012 between Rex Burkhead and Jack Hoffman, the Nebraska football team has been committed to the rare disease of Pediatric Brain Cancer. In the two ...


  2. Rex Burkhead and His Breakout Season We May Not Read AboutRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 9 | Cincy Jungle

    ... quickly those dreams fade when the cleats meet the turf. Let's take, for example, some rumblings of hype behind Rex Burkhead this off-season. Mentioned in a recent ESPN article naming Burkhead as one headed towards a breakout season. Bengal coaches ...


  3. Corn Flakes: Happy Birthday Rex BurkheadRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Corn Nation

    I remember when I was 25. I was playing for the Green Bay Packers. It was 1936. They ran me straight into the line 34 times in a row.


  4. July Race Incentive: Watching Huskers ScrimmageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 |

    ... chapters representing the Big Ten Conference, Nebraska raises money and awareness for pediatric brain cancer. Rex Burkhead's inspired relationship with grade-school patient Jack Hoffman spurred the Husker football team's desire to support such a ...


  5. Uplifting Athletes Road Race Set for JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 |

    ... and funds for a rare disease of the team's choice. Because of the relationship created in 2012 between Rex Burkhead and Jack Hoffman, the Nebraska football team has been committed to the rare disease of Pediatric Brain Cancer. In the two previous ...


  6. Bengals' Rex Burkhead: Ready For The Next StepRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | StripeHype

    Jan 4, 2015; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Cincinnati Bengals running back Rex Burkhead is tackled by Indianapolis Colts safeties Mike Adams and LaRon Landry in the 2014 AFC Wild Card playoff football game at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Cincinnati Bengals running back Rex Burkhead is ready for a bigger role! Since he arrived in the NFL in 2013, he has mostly been a game time inactive due to the running backs ahead of him: Jeremy Hill , Giovani Bernard and Cedric Peerman .


  7. Bengals keep dabbling with Rex Burkhead at WRRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Neil Cornrich

    By Paul Dehner Jr. June 2, 2015 The Bengals unveiled the surprise of running back Rex Burkhead playing receiver in the playoff loss at Indianapolis. His time there came by virtue of significant attrition at the position, but during Tuesday's organized training activity session, he returned to the spot where he caught three passes for 34 yards.


  8. Burtch Seeks More Runners, More Support for CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 |

    ... money for pediatric brain cancer. Following in the footsteps of previous Nebraska Uplifting Athletes Presidents Rex Burkhead and C.J. Zimmerer , Burtch has set Nebraska's 2015 event goals even higher. The chapters' 2013 and 2014 road races combined ...


  9. Nebraska Cornhuskers Football 2015 NFL Draft Profile: Ameer AbdullahRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Corn Nation

    Ameer Abdullah was an integral part of Nebraska's offense over the past few seasons, particularly over the past two when he started every game at running back. His freshman season , he played in every game as a kick returner, then as a sophomore, started seven games as a backup to Rex Burkhead .


  10. Former Husker Rex Burkhead Encourages Kids to Get Fit, Eat HealthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | KOLN-TV Lincoln

    Fuel Up to Play 60 is a movement sponsored by the National Football League. Former Husker and current Cincinnati Bengals Running Back Rex Burkhead put a local face on a national cause Tuesday, encouraging both kids and educators to eat healthy and get moving.


  11. Bengals spoke with Nebraska running back Ameer AbdullahRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Cincy Jungle

    ... Third round? I don't see it. If he's around by day three (rounds 4-7), maybe. Why? Aside from Bernard, Hill and Rex Burkhead, the Bengals running back roster is extremely bare. Even Burkhead has had a pedestrian career in Cincinnati, mostly being ...


  12. Pro-style offense part of Nebraska's new normalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | ESPN

    ... Pelini used a scheme that featured option elements, mobile quarterbacks and prolific I-backs like Roy Helu , Rex Burkhead and Ameer Abdullah . "You look back at their history, they were a wishbone-option team," Langsdorf said. "We're probably not ...


  13. Zimmer a Reluctant Hero, But an Inspiring TeammateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 |

    ... reporter who broke the Jack Hoffman story on national television in October, 2011. She told how Jack inspired Rex Burkhead to lead Nebraska to its greatest comeback in Memorial Stadium history with a 34-27 nationally televised win over Ohio State. ...


  14. Riley: Cornhuskers are learning new language this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Custer County Chief

    ... linemen. Milt Tenopir, the longtime line coach under Osborne, also made an appearance, as did former players Rex Burkhead and Will Compton. "We understand and really are excited about the history here," Riley said. "That's an understatement. To get ...


  15. Second Annual Team Jack Gala Held at Cornhusker HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... "Just seeing where Team Jack started off at the beginning and where it is now is unbelievable," Former Husker Rex Burkhead said. "You know, we have alumni all across the United States and when Nebraska does something well, those alumni jump on ...


  16. NFL Draft 2015: Scouting the Big Ten - Melvin Gordon, Ameer Abdullah, ...Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | Field Gulls

    ... especially in short yardage situations. Six yards per carry in his final two seasons helps that cause. Like Rex Burkhead, he's learned how to get the extra yard and not lose yardage, especially in short yardage situations. He can come out of the ...


  17. Olympic gold medalist leads fight against childhood cancer at Team Jack GalaRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2015 | KLKN

    ... Husker Tommie Frazier said. "Just really keep encouraging the kids to stay positive and to keep fighting," Rex Burkhead of the Cincinnati Bengals said. And Jack certainly keeps fighting. "So they don't do cancer," Jack said. Not just for himself, ...


  18. Who the heck is Rex Burkhead? Get to know the Bengals' utility manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Sporting News

    Prior to Sunday's AFC wild-card game between the Bengals and Colts, not many NFL fans knew about Rex Burkhead. But thanks to a litany of injuries to the Bengals' top offensive weapons , the do-it-all running back made an instant and unexpected impact He carried the ball just once but gained 23 yards.


  19. NC State & UCF to Hold Touchdown Fan Challenge During Bitcoin St. Petersburg BowlRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... by the family of Jack Hoffman, the now 9-year old Nebraska boy who is best known for his friendship with Rex Burkhead and his 69-yard ESPY winning touchdown run in the 2013 Nebraska spring game. Thanks to overwhelming support by the state of ...