May 2023 fresh links
MAY 31, 2023
Being down to three scholarship quarterbacks might not be ideal, but Matt Rhule says it’s no big deal.
MAY 30, 2023
Former Husker defensive back Deontai Williams is vying for a roster spot with the CFL’s Saskatchewan Roughriders.
About 8,000 more tickets to Volleyball Day in Nebraska will be available for purchase Thursday.
June will be a busy recruiting month* for Matt Rhule and his staff.
Athlon Sports has Nebraska penciled in for a fifth-place finish in the Big Ten West.
Here’s a look at where things stand at running back going into the summer.
MAY 29, 2023
Husker Dan: It’s preseason magazine season, where earlier doesn’t mean better.
It’s a veteran defensive secondary, but there are still moving pieces.*
Sean Callahan and J.D. PicKell break down the Huskers’ advantages and disadvantages in preparing for their Week 2 game at Colorado.
MAY 28, 2023
This week in Husker history: Future College Football Hall-of-Famer Fielding Yost gets set for a brief stint as Nebraska’s coach.
MAY 27, 2023
Husker Hour: Baseball’s big weekend, QB commitment, Michael Bruntz.
MAY 26, 2023
Former Husker receiver Alante Brown commits to Michigan State as his transfer destination.
Former Husker running back Dedrick Mills* is catching on in the CFL.
MAY 25, 2023
New scenery could benefit both Jeff Sims and Casey Thompson in 2023.
The look of the defensive line* will be less predictable in Tony White’s scheme.
MAY 24, 2023
What does Nebraska’s quarterback recruiting tell us about the long-term vision for the offense? Tad Stryker takes a look.
The Huskers appear set at punter, but there are question marks elsewhere on special teams.*
MAY 23, 2023
Husker Dan: Will history repeat with Dylan Raiola? The transfer portal offers hope.
Three games for $100 is a package deal being offered to mark Memorial Stadium’s 100th anniversary.
MAY 22, 2023
Nebraska is hosting an offensive tackle Tyler Knaak, a Utah transfer, on an official visit.
No Huskers get first-team recognition on Athlon’s preseason All-Big Ten squad.
On3’s JD PicKell is a believer in Nebraska’s new-look defense under Tony White’s guidance.
Depth at wide receiver and tight end are must-haves* in Marcus Satterfield’s offense.
Bellevue West quarterback Daniel Kaelin talks about his decision to switch his commitment from Missouri to Nebraska.
MAY 21, 2023
The Big Ten West is heavily invested in transfer quarterbacks* for 2023.
This week in Husker history: A schedule change for TV moves Nebraska’s game against Alabama from the end of the 1978 season to the beginning.
MAY 20, 2023
Husker Doc Talk: Multiple Nebraska staffs have dropped the ball with the Iowa Western connection.
Husker Hour: QB recruits, baseball postseason and Ben McLaughlin.
MAY 19, 2023
Sixty eight Huskers, including 18 from football, will receive their degrees this weekend.
Nebraska’s post-graduate camp adds a new twist to the June recruiting mix.
MAY 18, 2023
There’s hunger and talent* in the Huskers’ corps of running backs.
MAY 17, 2023
Jaylen Lloyd is almost ready to begin his Nebraska football career, but first there’s some high-profile track and field business to finish up.
Former Husker defensive back Jalil Martin has announced his commitment to Syracuse.
Respect for university president Ted Carter had a lot to do with Matt Rhule’s attraction to the Nebraska job.
MAY 16, 2023
FanDuel lists Nebraska as having the ninth-longest odds in the conference to win the Big Ten football championship.
Mikey Pauley, walk-on quarterback and scholarship infielder at Nebraska, announces he’s transferring to Kansas.
MAY 15, 2023
Husker Dan previews the Big Ten Baseball Tournament.
MAY 14, 2023
Matt Rhule’s vision for summer camps* should help Nebraska’s in-state recruiting, Sam McKewon writes.
This week in Husker history: Turner Gill considers going pro in baseball instead of returning for his senior season as the Huskers’ quarterback.
MAY 13, 2023
It’s small ball that gets the job done this time as Nebraska baseball beats Penn State, 5-2, to clinch the weekend series and improve the Huskers’ chances for a spot in the Big Ten Tournament. Go here for Amarillo Mullen’s photo gallery and here for coverage.
MAY 12, 2023
Former Husker quarterback Adrian Martinez’s free-agent deal with the Detroit Lions is now official.
A national writer sees old-school and new-school elements in Matt Rhule’s rebuilding blueprint in Lincoln.
MAY 11, 2023
Athlon lists Nebraska among five teams likely to move from a losing record in 2022 to a winning one in ’23.
Jeremy Pernell: Spring competition in the defensive secondary was heated even though five starters return.
MAY 10, 2023
The Arizona Cardinals have claimed former Husker defensive lineman Ben Stille off waivers.
Jeremy Pernell assesses the linebackers in Tony White’s new scheme.
MAY 9, 2023
Nebraska has added a pair of walk-on defenders* in defensive end Leslie Black and linebacker Jacob Bower.
Former Husker Will Compton says Nebraska “will be back — mark my words.”
Jeremy Pernell takes stock of the defensive line, where roster churn is bringing some new faces to the forefront.
MAY 8, 2023
Miami is the landing spot for former Husker running back Ajay Allen.
Husker Dan wonders if Casey Thompson would be a good fit at Florida Atlantic.
Corn Nation’s Jon Johnston does some myth-busting about the history of Nebraska’s nicknames from Bugeaters to Cornhuskers.
247Sports’ postseason projections have Nebraska playing Mississippi State in the Gasparilla Bowl.
Jeremy Pernell sees seven game-ready guys on the offensive line, plus a unified vision that should help matters up front.
MAY 7, 2023
Quarterback Richard Torres announces that Incarnate Word will be his transfer destination.
Jeremy Pernell sees the reshuffled tight ends group as young and unproven but loaded with potential.
This week in Husker history: Penn State’s Mike McCloskey admits he was out of bounds on his crucial catch in the waning seconds of the 1982 PSU-Nebraska game.
MAY 6, 2023
Terrance Knighton and Donovan Raiola are a pair of former pros* working to send Nebraska linemen to the NFL.
Husker Hour: NFL landing spots, Nebrasketball transfers, baseball’s struggles.
Jeremy Pernell says there’s no quick fix for Nebraska’s recent woes at wide receiver, but help is on the way.
MAY 5, 2023
Three years after squaring off in a game, quarterback Jeff Sims and defensive coordinator Tony White can now help each other on the same side.
Maryland, the Huskers’ Nov. 11th opponent, isn’t the pushover* it once was.
The running backs are next in Jeremy Pernell’s position reviews.
MAY 4, 2023
Nebrasketball’s Wilhelm Breidenbach has entered the transfer portal.
Jeremy Pernell starts with the quarterbacks in a series analyzing Nebraska’s post-spring roster
Athlon has five potential transfer targets for the Huskers to consider.
MAY 2, 2023
Nebraska football moms got to put on pads and tackle their sons at a recent special event.
As the Huskers try to improve their showings in the NFL draft, Matt Rhule aims to develop players who can last in the league.
Nebraska has named Jonathan Batemen as director of Name, Image and Likeness and has extended its partnership with Altius Sports Partners to support athletes pursuing NIL opportunities.
Husker Dan assesses the quarterback situation.
MAY 1, 2023
Offensive lineman David Borchers from Eldridge, Iowa, is joining the Huskers this summer as a preferred walk-on.
Former Omaha Skutt QB Caden Becker announces he is transferring from Wyoming to Nebraska as a walk-on tight end/H-back “with a little wildcat quarterback mixed in.”
A national writer looks at Jeff Sims and what his winning of the quarterback job means for him and the 2023 Huskers.
Sam McKewon sees Nebraska parallels in Wisconsin’s reset.*