July 2023 fresh links
JULY 31, 2023
Husker Dan looks at Tony White’s task of turning around Nebraska’s defense.
The first practice of fall camp is in the books, and Matt Rhule provided some status updates afterward, including news of the suspension of safety Myles Farmer. Go here for all the coverage and video. | Updates & discussion | Camp schedule
National analyst Josh Pate sees Matt Rhule as a consistent winner in the mold of Brian Kelly.
JULY 30, 2023
Husker Doc Talk: Tom Shatel, conference realignment, Big Ten Media Days, Bud Crawford and more.
A cast on receiver Marcus Washington’s hand and no sighting of defensive back Myles Farmer are two of the items of note from Sunday’s Fan Day. | Photos: 1,* 2, 3, 4* | Video | 10 topics for fall camp*
Matt Rhule’s culture shift* might pay fourth-quarter dividends.
Jeremy Pernell: A fresh start in Lincoln for Florida transfer Corey Collier Jr. at safety.
This week in Husker history: Thunder Thornton is among the MVP vote-getters after the college all-stars upset the NFL’s Green Bay Packers.
JULY 29, 2023
Tom Shatel likes Matt Rhule’s first-year blueprint.*
Husker Hour: Linebacker preview, Wager’s resignation, fall camp talk with Luke Mullin.
Here is the practice schedule for preseason camp, which begins Monday.
Jeremy Pernell: The Huskers dipped into the portal for SEC linebacker talent.
JULY 28, 2023
The 2023 Nebraska football media guide is now available for downloading.
Jeremy Pernell: From Texas A&M, a versatile D-lineman for the Huskers in Elijah Jeudy.
JULY 27, 2023
Colorado’s return to the Big 12 is now official, effective after the 2023-24 season.
Thursday was the Huskers’ turn at Big Ten Media Days, and the central theme for Matt Rhule on the podium was restoring respect for the program. Go here for video, coverage and commentary. | Updates & discussion | Schedule
Hey Coach, It’s Mitch Sherman: The veteran sportswriter chats about how he ended up leaving daily Nebraska coverage only to find his way back.
The transfer portal delivered an instant starter and two longer-term projects on the O-line.
Matt Rhule tops this ranking of Power Five coaching hires.
JULY 26, 2023
Coach P.J. Fleck is accused of allowing a toxic culture in his football program at Minnesota.
Going to Fan Day on Sunday? Here’s a map and event details.
Two of Nebraska’s November games are tentatively set for NBC broadcasts, including a prime-time road game against Wisconsin.
Jeremy Pernell: A boom-or-bust addition from the portal at tight end.
JULY 25, 2023
There’s nary a Husker on HuskerOnline’s first- and second-team preseason All-Big Ten teams.
Louisiana Tech, Nebraska’s fourth opponent, figures to have a potent offense but a suspect defense.
Athlon lists Nebraska’s Tony White, Terrance Knighton and Garret McGuire among the Big Ten assistant coaches on the rise.
Former Wisconsin defensive coordinator and interim head coach Jim Leonhard has joined Bret Bielema’s staff at Illinois as an analyst.
Jeremy Pernell: Virginia transfer Billy Kemp IV is in position to be Nebraska’s go-to option in the passing game.
JULY 24, 2023
Husker Dan checks out the talent of the 2023 receivers.
Jeremy Pernell: Courtesy of the portal, a fit at quarterback for Matt Rhule and staff.
JULY 23, 2023
The Big Ten standard* hasn’t changed much since Matt Rhule left the league as a player, but Nebraska’s ability to achieve it has, Sam McKewon writes.
Nebrasketball fills a 2023-24 roster spot with a commitment from 6-foot-9 power forward Matar Diop from Senegal by way of Pennsylvania.
Pat Fitzgerald’s firing is just the latest in a run of messy Big Ten football coaching departures.*
It’ll be a matchup of new head coaches when Nebraska and Purdue meet in late October.
Jeremy Pernell kicks off a series on the Huskers’ portal additions heading into fall camp.
This week in Husker history: Athletic director Steve Pederson says he’s looking for progress, not a particular win total, in 2003.
JULY 22, 2023
Can MJ Sherman* be the missing piece at linebacker for Nebraska?
Derrick Pearson and “The Ticket” radio are reshaping the Nebraska media landscape* with an army of former Huskers doing daily shows, Tom Shatel writes.
Husker Hour: Billy Kemp IV, wideouts preview, volleyball NIL deal.
JULY 21, 2023
The offensive line* returns plenty of experience for 2023, but who goes where?
Hey Coach, It’s Amie Just: The Journal Star columnist explains how she ended up with her dream job after swearing she’d never move back to Lincoln.
JULY 20, 2023
Here’s a rundown of former Huskers gearing up for the NFL season.
These three redshirt freshmen could see increased roles after not playing last season.
The 1890 Initiative NIL collective has received a 10-year, $5 million gift earmarked for volleyball.
Nebraska’s game at Colorado is officially sold out, giving the Buffs their 77th sellout in Folsom Field history.
Here’s a rundown of the key rule changes taking effect in college football for 2023.
Husker247 looks at the roster interim coach David Braun has to work with at Northwestern.
Husker Mike previews Northern Illinois and the Huskies’ 25-year-old quarterback who is likely to start.
Who will be the Huskers’ new go-to receiver* in 2023?
JULY 19, 2023
Who might lead Nebraska in touchdowns this season? Husker247 lists several possibilities.
JULY 18, 2023
Taylor Martinez, Spencer Long and Sam Koch are among this year’s inductees into the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame.
JULY 17, 2023
Husker Dan wonders if the offensive line will improve in 2023.
Matt Rhule is No. 6 in Athlon’s ranking of Big Ten coaches.
For Dae’vonn Hall, it was a winding road* to committing to Nebraska.
Tad Stryker sees Nebraska benefiting from an infusion of character just as Northwestern is being stung by a lack of it.
JULY 16, 2023
Husker247 previews Nebraska’s midseason test at Illinois.
This week in Husker history: Both world wars cause attrition in the Nebraska football program.
The OWH looks at the highs and lows of the 2022-23 year in Husker athletics.
JULY 15, 2023
Husker Hour: Ty Robinson, defensive line preview and Fitzgerald’s firing.
Jeff Sims is listed among the five transfer quarterbacks expected to have the biggest impact in 2023.
JULY 14, 2023
July can complement June in the Huskers’ recruiting, including a four-star O-lineman’s expected announcement this weekend.
Former Husker running back Roger Craig is a 2024 Pro Football Hall of Fame semifinalist in the Seniors category.
JULY 13, 2023
HuskerOnline outlines three concerns heading into fall camp.
Jeff Sims, Anthony Grant and Marcus Washington will host a youth football camp July 30 at Lincoln Southeast High School.
Former walk-on QB Garth Glissman* leaves NBA basketball for the SEC.
Kaleb Henry shares a Mike Schaefer podcast of Sean Callahan’s path to being a Husker publisher.
Jeremy Pernell addresses the under-the-radar element and more as he wraps up his look at Nebraska’s June recruiting haul.
JULY 12, 2023
Ethan Piper, Luke Reimer and Jeff Sims will represent Nebraska at Big Ten Media Days.
Nebraska football Fan Day is set for July 30 and will be an indoors event.
Nebraska’s newcomers on the defensive line are poised to make a quick impact.
Five-star Mater Dei running back Nate Frazier has Nebraska in his top eight list.
Sign up for the inaugural Coaches vs. Cancer golf tournament at Indian Creek in Elkhorn on July 24th.
Sam McKewon* discusses running backs, D-Line and the SEC.
O-lineman Bryce Benhart says Matt Rhule has “not just my back, but the whole team’s back.”
A successful month of June shed light on Matt Rhule’s recruiting philosophy.
JULY 11, 2023
Robin Washut breaks down the running backs, cornerbacks and safeties.
Jeff Sims gets an NIL endorsement deal with John Deere.
Two more Huskers get selected on Day 2 of the MLB Draft.
Steve Marik and Jay Foreman break down Ainsworth, NE, tight end commit Carter Nelson in this video.
Jeremy Pernell examines the Huskers’ big month of June in recruiting in a three-part series.
JULY 10, 2023
Register for the 11th-annual Nebraska Football Road Race.
Recruit Jayshawn Ross keeps Nebraska in his top 5 list.
Brian Christopherson feels that Michigan will be tough to beat.
Husker Dan wonders if Matt Rhule can improve the running game.
Husker commit Gibson Pyle will play in the All-American bowl in January.
JULY 9, 2023
It’s a big night for the Huskers in the MLB draft as Brice Matthews goes in the first round to the Houston Astros,* and Max Anderson is selected in the second round to the Detroit Tigers. | Husker draft tracker
A postscript to our Memorial Stadium series: A few records that changed during the 100th season.
Husker Doc Talk: The uncertainties and challenges surrounding NIL, with sports agent Connor Orr.
Two Nebraska games show up on a list of top 10 Big Ten Conference games in 2023.
Nebraska O-line commit Gibson Pyle has accepted an invitation to play in the All-American Bowl in January.
This week in Husker history: Season ticket sales reflect high enthusiasm heading into Biff Jones’ second season as head coach.
JULY 8, 2023
A quarterback who played (and lost) in Memorial Stadium five seasons ago is part of the Huskers’ nonconference opposition in 2023.
There’s lots of potential among the Huskers’ corps of tight ends.
Husker Hour: Memorial Stadium through the decades, plus punter Brian Buschini and special teams.
JULY 7, 2023
Nebraska is seen as a potential trap game for Michigan.
From HuskerOnline, a look at Nebraska’s wide receivers.
JULY 6, 2023
Defensive lineman Carlon Jones did his homework* before choosing Nebraska.
Matt Rhule says his unsuccessful tenure with the Carolina Panthers served as a “purifying fire.”
The Huskers appear on another list of teams with potential to improve the most in 2023.
A recap of the frustrating 10th decade wraps up our series marking 100 seasons of Nebraska football in Memorial Stadium.
JULY 5, 2023
HuskerOnline sizes up Nebraska’s running backs.
Husker Mike previews coach Deion Sanders’ team at Colorado.
Sean Callahan will be the speaker at a Chicagoans for Nebraska event on August 3rd.
JULY 4, 2023
Another roster countdown wraps up with quarterback Jeff Sims at No. 1.
Five true freshmen are seen as likely candidates to make an immediate impact this fall.
A USC site chronicles a half-century streak involving the Trojans and the Huskers.
Husker Dan ponders on the importance of the Minnesota game and a winning first season for Matt Rhule.
JULY 3, 2023
Nebraska is one of several big-name programs gunning for a bounce-back season in 2023.
New Mexico is reportedly the transfer destination of former Husker Noa Pola-Gates.
JULY 2, 2023
This week in Husker history: Nebraska’s continuation of football during World War I is a financial plus for the Red Cross.
JULY 1, 2023
From the OWH, a rundown of the quarterbacks Nebraska will face this season.