June 2021 fresh links
JUNE 30, 2021
Former Husker Ndamukong Suh says he learned valuable lessons the hard way after being a divisive influence with the Miami Dolphins.
Husker punter William Przystup has found a friend and motivator in Nebraska Road Race runner Matthew Nolde.
Iowa’s success in 2021 is likely to hinge on its reloading job in the trenches.
Barrett Ruud says this is a time for his deep group of inside linebackers to rest and recharge.
JUNE 29, 2021
Alabama A&M will be the fifth and presumably final collegiate stop for former Husker safety Breon Dixon.
Chancellor Ronnie Green discusses the traits he’s looking for in the next athletic director and says it’s “absolutely not correct” that there is a preselected candidate.
Ben Stille and JoJo Domann are first-teamers on the Pro Football Focus preseason All-Big Ten team.
This month’s recruiting activity has brought some changes to the defensive side of Nebraska’s recruiting big board.
Adrian Martinez’s peace of mind has Scott Frost encouraged about the quarterback’s upcoming season.
JUNE 28, 2021
All-American Lauren Stivrins will play this season if her injured back is sufficiently rehabbed, says volleyball coach John Cook.
Husker Dan looks at the chaos from the sudden Bill Moos resignation
The Huskers’ 10th opponent, Ohio State, has championship expectations, but there are questions on both sides of the ball.
Chancellor Ronnie Green says more information will be coming this week on the search for athletic director Bill Moos’ replacement.
JUNE 27, 2021
Tad Stryker says Bill Moos’ departure isn’t likely to change the Huskers’ status as pariahs of the Big Ten. More commentary: McKewon’s questions for the candidates | Peterson: Frost’s precarious spot | Callahan: Weekly rundown
This week in Husker history: Former Nebraska quarterback John Howell is killed by a lightning strike at age 30.
JUNE 26, 2021
Barry Alvarez says Nebraska “has the right people in place. … You just have to be patient.”
Minnesota returns 20 starters as it tries to bounce back from a disappointing 2020 season.
JUNE 25, 2021
Lars Anderson, the writer who was correct about the Frost and Hoiberg hires, tweets that Nebraska’s pick for athletic director will be former Nebraska linebacker Ed Stewart.
JUNE 24, 2021
Coach Travis Fisher says it’s his goal to “outrecruit your room” and elevate the competition.
“His own state doesn’t even want him”: Tyrone Legette’s path to Nebraska in the late 1980s took the term “under the radar” to a new level.
Coach Mike Dawson explains some of the nuances of mastering the outside linebacker role.
JUNE 23, 2021
A CBS Sports writer sees Nebraska’s six-win over/under as a push.
Nebraska will get at least one more official visit in June as four-star Detroit-area athlete Jaden Mangham is scheduled for this weekend.
JUNE 22, 2021
“I think I’m different, but in a good way”: A look back at Ndamukong Suh and his Nebraska career.
Former Husker Vershan Jackson joins Adam Carriker to discuss the state of Nebraska football, the transfer portal and more.
JUNE 21, 2021
Husker Dan takes a look at the lack of respect from the national media.
Dwight Siebler, who threw Nebraska baseball’s first no-hitter but lost the game, has died at age 83.
JUNE 20, 2021
Check out video and photos from Sunday morning’s Nebraska Football Road Race.
This week in Husker history: A star-studded Friday Night Lights camp comes 100 years after former Husker Clinton Ross was called on to do a different sort of recruiting.
JUNE 19, 2021
The latest Husker Doc Talk takes up the Luke McCaffrey saga and more.
JUNE 18, 2021
Dylan Raiola, 2024 quarterback and son of the former Husker All-America center, gets a Husker offer after an impressive outing at Nebraska’s second Friday Night Lights camp. | Video | Photos: 1, 2 | Updates & discussion
Steven M. Sipple says the smallish crowds at Wednesday’s Big Red Blitz events are a sign that the Huskers need to start winning more games.
JUNE 17, 2021
Former Husker receiver/returner De’Mornay Pierson-El has reportedly signed with the Denver Broncos.
JUNE 16, 2021
Scott Frost discusses recruiting numbers and more during stops in North Platte and Kearney, and Mario Verduzco provides insights on the quarterbacks in Columbus. More from Wednesday’s Big Red Blitz: Volleyball’s Stivrins to return? | Hoiberg upbeat | Fisher on DBs | O-line growth | Full-capacity venues | Davison on new facility | Bolt on baseball | Photos | Updates & discussion
A former soccer goalie from Gretna, Brendan Franke, hopes to become Nebraska’s answer on kickoffs.
Congrats to Spencer Schwellenbach, named college baseball’s Two-Way Player of the Year.
Athlon previews the Huskers, ranks them 48th nationally and says they “should be able to fashion a .500 record, at least.”
JUNE 15, 2021
In a new video, Tom Osborne has words of motivation for the Huskers.
Bill Moos might prefer an eight-team playoff, but Steven M. Sipple likes how things are trending toward 12.
A few tweaks have been made to the personnel lineups for Wednesday’s Big Red Blitz.
Husker Dan takes a look back at the Eric Crouch/Bobby Newcombe saga and more.
JUNE 14, 2021
Off Tackle Empire offers up its cocktail party preview of the 2021 Cornhuskers.
JUNE 13, 2021
Nebraska games are first and last in Sam McKewon’s ranking of all 42 Big Ten nonconference contests.
This week in Husker history: The path to the 1936 Summer Olympics begins for three-sport Husker Paul Amen.
JUNE 12, 2021
Bill Moos says Wisconsin’s soon-to-retire Barry Alvarez is “my kind of guy. … And he’s always been proud to be a Husker.”
The U.S. Justice Department says the university is misreading Title IX sex discrimination laws in regard to a lawsuit that includes women’s accusations against athletes.
JUNE 11, 2021
The wraps have come off the Huskers’ fall volleyball schedule.
JUNE 10, 2021
Brian Christopherson says it’s too soon to assign a plus or a minus to the net effect of the transfer portal on the Huskers.
Randy Gregory is counting on an improved mindset to help him be a major piece of the Dallas Cowboys’ defense.
Ben Stille and Adrian Martinez have earned first-team honors on the Academic All-District team.
Could Luke McCaffrey return this season to Nebraska? A compliance official’s explanation indicates it’s a “maybe” situation.
JUNE 9, 2021
Nebraska is on the radar of football/baseball star Robby Snelling of Reno, Nev.
Monday Morning Quarterback: Do you see the Huskers getting to eight wins in 2021?
The OWH looks at the stats behind Nebraska’s notable struggles to win at home since joining the Big Ten.
The Husker247 countdown of indispensable Huskers finishes with quarterback Adrian Martinez at No. 1.
JUNE 8, 2021
Husker Dan takes a look at some shortcomings in the Scott Frost era.
The Huskers are pegged at fifth in the West Division in Athlon’s Big Ten predictions for 2021.
Nebraska is cited as one of the teams on the short end of transfer portal activity.
Details of the Big Red Blitz tour of Nebraska have been firmed up.
Under the tutelage of Will Bolt, the seniors of 2021 helped awaken the Nebraska baseball program from a long slumber, Tad Stryker writes. More commentary from Nebraska’s swan song in Fayetteville: Sipple, Shatel, Babcock, McKewon
JUNE 7, 2021
Johnny Rodgers will be attending two events in Sacramento this weekend.
Last week’s eight official visitors came away mightily impressed, but can that feeling hold up as they shop around?
JUNE 6, 2021
Steven M. Sipple says Dominic Raiola deserves a spot on the next College Football Hall of Fame ballot.
A look at the stats indicates the path to a Big Ten West title starts with defense and takeaways.
This week in Husker history: Gale Sayers commits to Nebraska.
JUNE 5, 2021
Walks and miscues hurt Nebraska as No. 1 Arkansas leads from start to finish in a 5-1 win over the Huskers in the NCAA baseball tournament, and NU may be without Max Anderson on Sunday. | Stats | Photos
The depth of the 2023 in-state recruiting class is solid, if the first several days of June are any indication.
Quarterback prospect Richard Torres came away impressed by his visit to Lincoln.
Steven M. Sipple says Nebraska is catching up to its Big Ten rivals with the new football complex.
JUNE 4, 2021
The door appears open for walk-on Kelen Meyer to handle Nebraska’s kickoffs.
JUNE 3, 2021
JUNE 2, 2021
Hail Varsity’s countdown of most intriguing Huskers begins with Nick Henrich at No. 10.
JUNE 1, 2021
Former Husker Rex Burkhead has reportedly signed with the Houston Texans.
Walk-on running back Jaquez Yant has earned a scholarship after a breakout spring.