July 2019 fresh links
JULY 31, 2019
Husker Dan checks in with a batch of offseason notes.
Sporting News picks Nebraska for a second-place finish in the Big Ten West behind Wisconsin.
Former Nebraska quarterback Joe Dailey is taking the reins as offensive coordinator at New Mexico.
Running back Greg Bell, who left the team four games into the 2018 season, will sit out this year at San Diego State because of an injury.
The strength coach tends to become one of the head coach’s top confidants, and Zach Duval is no exception.
JULY 30, 2019
There’s talent but also uncertainty for the Huskers at running back.
JULY 29, 2019
Steve Sipple notes the impact on Husker athletics made by Hank Bounds, the university’s departing president.
247Sports has Nebraska penciled in for a Citrus Bowl matchup with Texas A&M.
If you’re attending Fan Day on Thursday, here’s a map and event information.
Husker Doc Talk addresses the possibility that the significance of fall camp has changed.
Athlon has arguments for and against the Huskers making the playoff.
Monday Morning Quarterback: Who was the Huskers’ best QB of the 1980s?
JULY 28, 2019
Bill Moos says he’ll never forget the lessons he learned from his position coach in college, the late Joe Tiller.
Here’s a wrap-up of the week’s news about former Huskers in NFL training camps.
Nebraska is No. 20 in NCAA.com’s preseason top 25.
HuskerOnline concludes its top 40 Huskers for 2019 with Adrian Martinez at No. 1.
JULY 27, 2019
Adrian Martinez expects to benefit from being more in sync with Scott Frost’s play-calling this season.
Bill Moos says there’s no push for divisional realignment among the Big Ten’s athletic directors.
Heisman winners Crouch, Rozier and Rodgers share stories at a Nebraska Greats Foundation event in Grand Island.
Former Husker Niles Paul signs with the 49ers.
JULY 26, 2019
JD Spielman will be expected to continue leading by example rather than vocally.
Corn Nation previews Northwestern, whose smart brand of football won the division in 2018.
Don’t forget about these contenders for significant playing time, writes Brian Christopherson: tight end Katerian Legrone, cornerback Braxton Clark, running back Wyatt Mazour and linebacker Garrett Nelson.
JULY 25, 2019
A comparison of Nebraska and Central Florida stats indicates that a dominant pass-rusher isn’t necessarily crucial.
A number of Huskers have been impressing their peers this offseason.
JULY 24, 2019
Year Two has Mohamed Barry and other defenders more confident in their understanding of Erik Chinander’s system.
Nebraska’s three Heisman winners will be on hand for a Nebraska Greats Foundation golf outing and dinner Friday in Grand Island.
Lubbock or Lincoln? Juco defensive lineman Jahkeem Green’s destination remains up in the air.
Nebraska is ESPN analyst Dan Orlovsky’s darkhorse pick to make the College Football Playoff.
The Huskers are looking for more disruptive plays from the outside linebackers.
Garrett Snodgrass’ random act of kindness doesn’t go unnoticed.
Former Husker Patrick O’Brien is battling for the No. 2 quarterback spot at Colorado State.
JULY 23, 2019
The Nebraska-Iowa rivalry is growing despite a lack of high-stakes games, Derek Peterson writes.
Blur Parties has two days of events planned for the Colorado Game.
Someone’s used, 22-year-old boxer shorts are one of the unexpected “perks” of the job for Scott Frost.
Adrian Martinez tops Athlon’s list of breakout quarterbacks for 2019.
South Alabama coach Steve Campbell sees Nebraska as the ideal opener for the Jaguars.
Nothing has gone by the book for sophomore defensive back Cam Taylor.
JULY 22, 2019
Scott Frost is hearing “really good feedback” about running back Dedrick Mills.
Ohio State at Nebraska is No. 1 on this list of games with upset potential.
Game week is still more than a month away, but Husker Doc Talk has shifted into regular-season mode.
Monday Morning Quarterback: Would you most like to see the Huskers become faster, or more physical?
JULY 21, 2019
Tad Stryker completes his ranking of the 50 most significant Husker plays since Bob Devaney’s arrival.
JULY 20, 2019
Former Husker linebacker Guy Thomas commits to Colorado but won’t enroll until January.
JULY 19, 2019
JULY 18, 2019
Hail Varsity’s countdown of most intriguing Huskers concludes with Wan’Dale Robinson at No. 1.
ESPN’s Bill Connelly’s metrics have the Huskers as fourth-best in the Big Ten West, but he still sees Nebraska as a “potential West division contender and all-around exciting team.”
Fortifying the trenches is an ongoing and essential task in Scott Frost’s fusion of Oregon speed and Husker power, Jeremy Pernell writes.
JULY 17, 2019
Wan’Dale Robinson is No. 5 on 247Sports’ ranking of freshmen likely to make an impact.
A Purdue site previews the Huskers and predicts another win for the Boilermakers over Nebraska.
Athlon looks at five wild-card players who could make or break Nebraska’s season.
Bill Moos announces the hiring of two veteran administrators who will join the Huskers’ senior athletic staff.
Husker247 looks at 10 plays that helped build the buzz around Adrian Martinez during the quarterback’s freshman season.
Mohamed Barry’s rise is no surprise to his high school coach.
Brian Christopherson says Husker fans are staying grounded despite national pundits’ lofty expectations for the Huskers.
JULY 16, 2019
Tom Osborne says he has no regrets about Nebraska’s move to the Big Ten despite the Huskers’ so-so football results.
JULY 15, 2019
Monday Morning Quarterback: Which game would you rather see in the win column, Ohio State or Iowa?
Adrian Martinez has been named to the initial watch list for the Maxwell Award.
Tickets to the Big Ten championship game will go on sale Saturday.
Despite Colorado’s efforts, keeping the red out of Boulder isn’t going to happen, says a Denver Post writer.
Improved physicality* is what Adam Carriker would most like to see from the Huskers this season.
Here are three main areas in which Adrian Martinez has been trying to improve his game this offseason.
Wisconsin running back Jonathan Taylor tops a list of the five best players the Huskers will face this season.
JULY 14, 2019
Tad Stryker rolls out part one of the 50 most significant plays for the Huskers since Bob Devaney’s arrival.
Steve Sipple sizes up Nebraska’s status as a preseason darling of the national media.
JULY 13, 2019
JULY 12, 2019
Ben Stille tops Husker247’s list of five potential sack leaders for Nebraska in 2019.
Athlon lists five underrated Huskers for 2019.
Nebraska’s fifth opponent, Illinois, is positioned to avoid finishing in the Big Ten West cellar.
JULY 11, 2019
Baseball’s Kansas City Royals call up former Husker quarterback signee Bubba Starling to the majors.
CBSSports.com says Nebraska’s defense will be the key to success this season.
JULY 10, 2019
Tony Tuoiti sees a big year ahead for twin defensive linemen Carlos and Khalil Davis.
Tom Osborne and Barry Alvarez will take part in next week’s Big Ten Football Kickoff Luncheon.
Athlon ranks the Huskers’ 2019 games from easiest to toughest.
Blaise Gunnerson joins fellow Husker commit Turner Corcoran as an invitee to the All-American Bowl in San Antonio in January.
JULY 9, 2019
The Denver paper previews the Huskers and says there’s substance to the hype surrounding the team.
Here’s your chance to win two Nebraska Football season tickets.
JULY 8, 2019
Do you live in Nebraska and have unique Husker “stuff”? Get it into this documentary.
There’s still time to register for the seventh annual Nebraska Football Road Race benefiting pediatric brain cancer research.
Monday Morning Quarterback: Who would you rather see join the Big Ten — Oklahoma or Texas?
JULY 7, 2019
Former Husker Matt Vrzal is helping young offensive linemen refine their games, including 2021 prospect Teddy Prochazka.
JULY 6, 2019
JULY 5, 2019
Mohamed Barry’s rise to a team leader comes as no surprise to those who know him.
Athlon lists two potential wild-card difference-makers for each Big Ten team, and Nebraska’s are running back Dedrick Mills and defensive back Deontai Williams.
JULY 4, 2019
Husker247’s series of most indispensable Huskers concludes with Adrian Martinez at No. 1.
JULY 3, 2019
Nebraska commit Zavier Betts suffers an ankle sprain during The Opening Finals in Texas.
Tommy Armstrong Jr. is named the Indoor Football League’s rookie of the year.
The Athletic Department is looking for event staff help this fall. Sign up here.
Northern Illinois, the third team on Nebraska’s schedule, doesn’t appear to have the caliber of defense that was instrumental in the Huskies’ 2017 upset of the Huskers.
View the Huskers’ new “Stranger Things”-themed trailer for season two under Scott Frost.
Athlon has five bold predictions for the 2019 Huskers, including wins over two key rivals.
JULY 2, 2019
Should Roger Craig be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame? This woman is trying to make it happen.
Adrian Martinez is No. 3 in a ranking of Big Ten quarterbacks.
Former Husker athletes Megan and Mike Moudy can take solace in knowing their late son’s memory will live on in the form of a playground at Nebraska’s softball field.
JULY 1, 2019
Senior linebacker Alex Davis sees improved accountability* in the Huskers’ summer workouts.
Monday Morning Quarterback: Which loss due to questionable refereeing was the toughest to take?
Husker247 lists five freshmen likely to see enough playing time to burn their redshirts.
Adam Carriker likes the Huskers’ chances of winning the Big Ten West.*