January 2020 fresh links
JANUARY 31, 2020
A national championship in wrestling appears to be in former Husker Tanner Farmer’s reach.
Adam Carriker sizes up the Huskers’ situation at running back for 2020.
JANUARY 30, 2020
Two Lamar Jacksons on the Baltimore Ravens? Nebraska’s departing cornerback discusses the possibility.
The pieces appear to be in place for a bounce-back season for the wide receivers and tight ends.
JANUARY 29, 2020
Daniel Bullocks talks about coaching in the Super Bowl, his time at Nebraska and more with Adam Carriker.
Athlon names a Nebraska all-decade team.
JANUARY 28, 2020
Here are details from the Athletic Department about spring game tickets, which go on sale next week.
JANUARY 27, 2020
The offensive line’s returning experience and young talent give coach Greg Austin lots of options as he tries to build the unit into a force in the Big Ten.
At least eight Nebraska offers went out Monday to prospects in the 2021, ’22 and ’23 recruiting cycles.
It’s January clearance time, with Husker T-shirts as low as $4.99 and hundreds of other items marked down.
Adam Carriker sizes up the wide receivers and breaks down how Omar Manning, Wan’Dale Robinson and JD Spielman could boost the offense.
Monday Morning Quarterback: What should Matt Lubick’s top priority be — recruiting or offensive schemes?
JANUARY 26, 2020
This week in Husker history: One and done for Bill Glassford? That was the fear in Lincoln in 1950 as Pitt wooed the Nebraska coach.
JANUARY 25, 2020
An NCAA change has realigned the calendar for counting official visits.
Tad Stryker says the recent coaching changes can work if innovation happens.
JANUARY 24, 2020
Despite losing a vital player in Lamar Jackson, the secondary could be the strength of the defense in 2020.
Earning his teammates’ respect starts in the weight room for early enrollee Blaise Gunnerson.
JANUARY 23, 2020
If fans are skeptical of the Matt Lubick hire, Steven M. Sipple says it’s only natural after the Bob Diaco experience of three seasons ago.
JANUARY 22, 2020
Steven M. Sipple says the Hall of Fame snub doesn’t diminish what Roger Craig accomplished in the NFL.
Defensive back Henry Gray, an early enrollee from Miami, is embracing Nebraska’s weather.
The first Husker Doc Talk of 2020 covers the staff changes, Rob Zatechka’s all-time offensive line and more.
Former Husker Chris Dishman talks about personal tragedy — his wife’s suicide — to raise awareness.
JANUARY 21, 2020
Here’s the latest on the recruiting front Tuesday and a peek ahead to another junior day event.
The defensive line loses a lot of experience in 2020 but has a chance to make up for it if younger players can step up.
As expected, senior receiver Jaron Woodyard has entered the transfer portal.
JANUARY 20, 2020
New offensive coordinator Matt Lubick says he’ll dive right in to recruiting and getting to know his players upon his arrival Wednesday. | Recharged | Sports Nightly audio | McKewon: What Lubick must fix | Recruiting record
After the fall sports, Nebraska is 96th in the Directors Cup standings for the 2019-20 year.
Monday Morning Quarterback: Should Scott Frost hand off play-calling duties?
Receiver Kris Abrams-Draine, a former Ole Miss commit, says he was impressed by his Lincoln visit and will decide on a school before signing day Feb. 5. | Monday recruiting ticker | Husker camp schedule
Adam Carriker says the Huskers mustn’t flinch at the difficult back end of the 2020 schedule.
JANUARY 19, 2020
Recruiting battles in Iowa for 2021 could spice up the Huskers-Hawkeyes rivalry, Steven M. Sipple writes.
This week in Husker history: The death of Dana X. Bible, and high-profile Super Bowl performances from Roger Craig and Vince Ferragamo.
JANUARY 18, 2020
JANUARY 17, 2020
Matt Lubick, who worked with Scott Frost at Oregon, has been hired as Nebraska’s offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach. | “Special opportunity” | Commentary: McKewon, Sipple, Shatel, Christopherson | Profile | A day of changes | Discuss
A pair of scholarship seniors, O-lineman John Raridon and linebacker Pernell Jefferson, are among five players no longer on the 2020 roster.
Bad weather is affecting Husker coaches’ recruiting travels Friday.
JANUARY 16, 2020
Nebraska linebacker signee Keyshawn Greene could be the Big Ten’s top freshman on defense in 2020, says analyst Steve Wiltfong.
Nebraska is considering Sean Snyder, son of former Kansas State Bill Snyder, as a candidate to oversee the special teams as an off-the-field analyst.
Here’s the latest on the recruits expected to visit this weekend.
JANUARY 15, 2020
Joshua Kalu, the last remaining Husker in the NFL playoffs, talks about the Titans’ success and his years in LIncoln.
The 2020 Huskers will finish the regular season against five consecutive top-15 teams in the final 2019 AP poll.
Former Husker Alfonzo Dennard gets five years’ probation after pleading no contest to resisting arrest during a traffic stop in Lincoln.
JANUARY 14, 2020
Nebraska signee Zavier Betts will play Wednesday in the International Bowl in Arlington, Texas
Nebraska is one of nine teams that “just missed the cut” in USA Today Sports’ early top 25 for the 2020 season.
JANUARY 13, 2020
A bill that would allow college athletes to profit from their names, images and likenesses is introduced in the Nebraska legislature.
Get all five Husker National Championship games on DVD for $49.95 with free shipping, plus the 2009 Gator Bowl win over Clemson.
Athlon sees the Huskers finishing fourth in the Big Ten West in 2020.
Reducing Memorial Stadium’s capacity might be on the table as Nebraska weighs options for revamping the south end zone.
JANUARY 12, 2020
Hail Varsity has 25 things to look forward to in 2020 for Husker football.
There’s a lot riding on the performance of the linebackers in the 2020 recruiting class.
This week in Husker history: There’s bad blood between Nebraska head coach Bill Jennings and his former employer, Oklahoma, after the Sooners land on probation.
JANUARY 11, 2020
Nebraska was 1-1 in games ranked as the 10 best in the Big Ten in 2019/s
Several former Huskers are part of the 2020 Nebraska eight-man football hall of fame class.
Future Husker Nash Hutmacher sets a South Dakota high school record in wrestling with his 50th consecutive pin.
JANUARY 10, 2020
Nebraska’s fourth opponent of 2020, Cincinnati, loses a major weapon as running back Michael Warren II declares for the NFL draft.
JANUARY 9, 2020
Know your Cornhusker history? Take this multiple-choice quiz about the night the 1970 Huskers beat LSU and secured the program’s first national championship.
Bill Moos says he won’t meddle in Scott Frost’s hiring decisions.
JANUARY 8, 2020
Former Husker O-lineman Tanner Farmer will make his NAIA wrestling debut Thursday with Concordia University in Seward.
In a chat with Adam Carriker, LSU staffer Kevin Cosgrove discusses the Tigers’ preparations for Clemson, his time as Nebraska’s defensive coordinator and more.
JANUARY 7, 2020
Here’s a rundown of the nine midyear enrollees set to join the Huskers next week.
The Red-White spring game has been set for April 18, which means spring practices are likely to start around March 9.
As expected, Maurice Washington has placed his name in the NCAA transfer portal.
247Sports has Nebraska among seven teams with the most to prove in 2020.
JANUARY 6, 2020
ESPN looks at how a playoff in earlier decades might have changed things for teams including the the 1980s and ’90s Huskers.
Adam Carriker sees a silver lining or two in Maurice Washington’s dismissal.
JANUARY 5, 2020
Tom Osborne credits Scott Frost for his even-keeled temperament in the face of adversity.
This week in Husker history: The story of Wayne “Big” Munn, Husker lineman turned pro wrestler.
JANUARY 4, 2020
Steven M. Sipple says the bowl season illustrated the stiff challenge the Huskers face in improving their lot in the Big Ten.
Husker247 recaps Nebraska’s abundant struggles on special teams in 201.
JANUARY 3, 2020
Offensive tackle Turner Corcoran says get stronger is a must, and enrolling early will jump-start that process.
JANUARY 2, 2020
Saturday’s All-American Bowl will give fans an early glimpse of future Huskers Turner Corcoran and Keyshawn Greene.
JANUARY 1, 2020
Former Nebraska assistant Tim Beck is North Carolina State’s new offensive coordinator.
Wide receiver Kris Abrams-Draine from Alabama says he’ll make an official visit to Lincoln this month.