Mike Schaefer (247 Sports/Huskers Illustrated): Part 3

-What do we expect to hear from today from Scott Frost in his press conference? And, any other recruiting news to expect soon?

Mike Schaefer (247 Sports/Huskers Illustrated): Part 2 / Shut Up Sipple

-Maurice Washington cleared to play immediately for Nebraska…how will he factor into the RB battle this Fall?

-What do you like most about Logan Smothers, Nebraska’s newest QB commi

Mike Schaefer (247 Sports/Huskers Illustrated): Part 1

-What will happen to Urban Meyer at Ohio State? Is there any chance they knew that this news would be found out at some point?

-What’s the image of the B1G right now? Good football on the field, but ugly situations at Michigan State, Penn State, Ohio State in recent years

The Brett Kane Show w/ Michael Snow: July 24th, 5pm

  • Brett Kane is LIVE from Chicago for Big Ten Media Days
  • Mike Schaefer: LJS
  • Bill Moos: Nebraska AD

Mike Schaefer (247 Sports/Huskers Illustrated): Part 3

  • Sporting News puts Nebraska at 3rd in the B1G West in 2018, ahead of the likes of Northwestern and Purdue…are you surprised about that or do you expect that?
  • Did Schaefer root for England yesterday?

Mike Schaefer (247 Sports/Huskers Illustrated): Part 2 / Shut Up Sipple

  • What percentage of chance does Tristian Gebbia have this fall to win the QB job? Would fans be upset if he won the job over Martinez?
  • With no Willie Canty in the class now, what does Nebraska do going forward with depth and in the recruiting for offensive line?

Mike Schaefer (247 Sports/Huskers Illustrated): Part 1

  • With no Willie Canty in the class now, what does Nebraska do going forward with depth and in the recruiting for offensive line?
  • Nebraska won’t be going after the giant offensive linemen out of high school, but instead the smaller more athletic ones and then building them into what they want.

June 21st: A final preview from Mike Schaefer of what to expect this Friday at Friday Night Lights

-We know Luke McCaffrey is in town, any other big names coming to town?

-Also, a Schaefer update on the World Cup

June 21st: If you want to play football for Nebraska, you’d better not have a bad history on Twitter / Shut Up Sipple

-Frost told recruits at a recent camp that players need to be careful of what they say on social media, because the staff will do a deep dive to see a player’s character and what they’ve said in the past….is anyone really safe with those guidelines?

June 21st: Nebraska will open the 2020 season against Purdue…do you wish they’d play a conference team off the bat more often?

-The 2020 non-conference schedule was altered yesterday, and Schaefer isn’t impressed, with Central Michigan, Cincinnati and South Dakota State all on the schedule; no real marquee games…but that’s a different story

-We’ve asked the question before if you want to play a big team to start the season year, but even if you don’t want to play a big non-conference team, could you make it a tradition to play a B1G team to start the year? Does that help with anticipation?

June 21st: Tonight is the NBA Draft…what are the biggest storylines? Will you watch?

-Several players are in contention for the No. 1 spot for the Phoenix Suns…will we see any big trades at all?

-Also, SONG OF THE DAY:

June 21st: The Royals and Tigers will play at TD Ameritrade next year before the College World Series…can this be an ongoing tradition?

-The Royals are obviously interesting because of Alex Gordon, but not much otherwise—they are downright terrible, and so are the Tigers

-Will Omaha turn out for it? And will other MLB teams sacrifice a home game to get new eyes in front of them? Or is it always bound to be the Royals because their Triple-A affiliate is in Omaha?