April 2020 fresh links
APRIL 30, 2020
APRIL 29, 2020
Darrion Daniels had options as the NFL draft was winding down, and he opted for the 49ers and their “disruptive” defensive line.
The NCAA is moving forward on NIL compensation, and Bill Moos says the Huskers intend to stay “ahead of the curve.”
Walk-on cornerback Ethan Cox has entered the transfer portal.
APRIL 28, 2020
Monday Morning Quarterback: Who’s the Huskers’ best linebacker of the 2000s, Ruud or David?
Backup quarterback Noah Vedral, the Nebraska native who followed Scott Frost from UCF to Lincoln, has entered the transfer portal. | Five takeaways | Callahan commentary | McKewon’s thoughts | Promising freshmen | Discuss
APRIL 27, 2020
Congrats to the 70 Huskers on the 2020 Brook Berringer Citizenship Team.
Athlon lists five potential Husker draft picks for 2021.
The fate of this summer’s camps for prospects in football and other sports remains up in the air.
Sam McKewon tips his hat to the stick-to-it-ivity of the Davis twins.
APRIL 26, 2020
Steven M. Sipple says NFL draft numbers provide further evidence that the Big Ten is tougher sledding than the Big 12 was.
This week in Husker history: Spring practices of the 1960s and ’70s continue – and are just getting started in 1905.
APRIL 25, 2020
The wait for a Husker draft pick is over as Khalil and Carlos Davis are selected in the sixth and seventh rounds. Meanwhile, Lamar Jackson is a surprising non-pick. Go here for all the coverage. | NFL draft history
APRIL 24, 2020
Walk-on defensive back Ethan Cox has entered the transfer portal.
It’s down to Nebraska or Iowa State for Kansas City receiver Jaylin Noel.
APRIL 23, 2020
APRIL 22, 2020
Zac Taylor discusses the NFL draft, his Husker memories and more with his former teammate Adam Carriker.
In the second round of the 2000 draft, the Chicago Bears had a pretty good “plan B” in Husker safety Mike Brown.
APRIL 21, 2020
Steven M. Sipple marvels at former Husker assistant Bill Busch’s recruiting double-play involving Alex Smith and Joe Burrow.
Nebraska signee Nash Hutmacher is honored by MaxPreps as one of the Top 100 High School Athletes in the class of 2020.
APRIL 20, 2020
Purdue has landed a quarterback from UCLA, graduate transfer Austin Burton.
Nebraska’s Dr. Chris Kratochvil is chairman of the Big Ten’s new Task Force for Emerging Infectious Diseases, which aims to ensure the health, safety and wellness of students, coaches, administrators and fans.
Support Nebraska food banks and protect yourself from the coronavirus with a Husker face mask.
Athlon lists five spring storylines that Husker fans were robbed of.
APRIL 19, 2020
This week in Husker history: Missouri Valley Conference schools reject a Kansas proposal to replace football with rugby.
APRIL 18, 2020
Steven M. Sipple says the Huskers’ drought of first-round draft picks underscores the program’s lack of freakish difference-makers in recent years.
APRIL 17, 2020
There will be more to Saturday’s spring game simulation than you might think — including a Tunnel Walk and a former player’s performance of the national anthem. | Fan engagement | Sipple: Missing the real thing | More
Athlon lists five Huskers who might have benefited most from a normal spring season.
APRIL 16, 2020
The Huskers’ preseason FPI ranking from ESPN has taken a hit since February.
John Cook expects the volleyball season’s fate to hinge on what happens with football.
APRIL 15, 2020
Marshall is the transfer destination of former Husker receiver Jaron Woodyard.
Darrion Daniels is in his “own little bubble” with his family in Dallas as he awaits the NFL draft.
APRIL 14, 2020
Joe Ganz* says his dream is to one day return to Nebraska as head coach.
APRIL 13, 2020
Monday Morning Quarterback: Who’s your Husker quarterback, Turner Gill or Tommie Frazier?
Ten fumbles against a top-5 team? No problem for the 1999 Huskers against Kansas State. Watch here.
APRIL 12, 2020
This week in Husker history: In 1950, the university announces that WOW-TV will televise Nebraska’s home games for a second consecutive year.
APRIL 11, 2020
APRIL 10, 2020
Bill Moos says the sale of beer at Memorial Stadium “is not going to happen.”
APRIL 9, 2020
Husker Dan says lost practice time over the last three years can’t be helping the Huskers’ cause.
APRIL 8, 2020
Devine Ozigbo has gotten creative with his workouts as he prepares for a second NFL season.
Nebraska’s quarterback situation in the 2021 recruiting class might not be settled for a while.
APRIL 7, 2020
Nebraska is No. 9 in a ranking of toughest 2020 schedules.
APRIL 6, 2020
Monday Morning Quarterback: With a big game on the line, who’s your pick for your QB – Scott Frost or Eric Crouch?
Cast your vote: It’s 1995 Nebraska vs. 2019 LSU for all the marbles in Yahoo Sports’ playoff for best college football team ever.
The Pro Football Hall of Fame has named Ndamukong Suh to the NFL All-Decade Team for the 2010s.
An L.A. Rams site sees Mohamed Barry as fifth-round material in the NFL draft.
APRIL 5, 2020
Tad Stryker unveils his All-Underrated Husker football team.
Joe Ganz’s discouraging loss in the Huskers’ 2007 quarterback battle serves him well in the coaching world.
This week in Husker history: Seventy years ago, the first official spring game.
APRIL 4, 2020
A CBS Sports mock draft has Lamar Jackson going in the third round and Khalil Davis in the seventh.
APRIL 3, 2020
APRIL 2, 2020
There’s rising young talent in the defensive secondary, but unseating any of the returning veterans could be a tall order.
Mohamed Barry and Husker sprinter Givon Washington are among 10 national semifinalists for the Arthur Ashe Jr. Male Athlete of the Year Award.
Forbes looks at the rise of Hudl from a Nebraska startup in 2006 to the global leader in sports video data.
Lovie Smith’s Illini figure to be an improved bunch in 2020 after giving the Huskers all they could handle last season.
Throwback Thursday: Watch Zac Taylor, the Blackshirts and the 2005 Huskers unexpectedly dismantle the Buffs in Boulder. And don’t miss the late Ed Howard’s choice words in the game page’s commentary section.
O-line stalwart Rob Zatechka relives the 1995 Orange Bowl with Adam Carriker.
A trio of juniors will have a big part in the fortunes of the 2020 defensive line.
APRIL 1, 2020
Nebraska is in the middle of the Big Ten pack thus far in 2021 recruiting.