Archives for September 2020

NBA Finals Game 1 tonight with Heat/Lakers….will you be watching?

-The Lakers are heavy favorites to win the series, which makes sense since they are the 1 seed in the West and the Heat are the 5 seed in the East

-The Lakers are 5-point favorites tonight…will they start the series with a win? Will Sip and Jake watch?

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-We’re always concerned about the run defense, but it feels like we’re often assuming the pass defense will be fine and maybe more than that. Is that deserved for that unit or not? -Also, is trouble stirring in the NFL with a small COVID outbreak within the Titans organization? Facilities are closed until Saturday and games could be moved or postponed…

-What Parker’s biggest impressions from a full weekend of college football with the SEC’s return?

-How good is Norris’ James Carnie and will Nebraska offer him a scholarship?

-Will we see any surprise starters this Fall for Nebraska?

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Will there be a dependable part of the Nebraska defense in 2020?

-We’re always concerned about the run defense, but it feels like we’re often assuming the pass defense will be fine and maybe more than that. Is that deserved for that unit or not?

-Also, is trouble stirring in the NFL with a small COVID outbreak within the Titans organization? Facilities are closed until Saturday and games could be moved or postponed…

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MAILBAGGGG!!! Your questions, our answers

-As always, email your questions for Sip and Jake to earlybreak937@gmail.com or tweet at them

-Also, SONG OF THE DAY (sponsored by Sartor Hamann Jewelers)

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Sean Callahan (Husker Online)

-Are you expecting any surprise starters when Nebraska plays on October 24?

-Sean posted an update on Monday about the status of the Ireland game for Nebraska…what’s the latest?

-Thoughts on the career for Alex Gordon, who retired from MLB on Sunday…

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Nebraska assistant coaches and players spoke on Tuesday…what did we learn?

-Erik Chinander, Mike Dawson, JoJo Domann and more spoke on a Zoom conference yesterday—a much different feel than our normal encounters with players and coaches, but that’s the way it goes this year

-Dawson spoke a lot about stopping the run, which we know is a vital part of this team’s chances of surprising this year and playing better football…is the personnel there for that part of the team to finally look competent on the field? We’re not looking for elite—we’re looking for competent! Not that hard to achieve!

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The Drive: September 29th, 5:45pm – Wrap up the show

  • Press conference audio
  • Ending the show

The Drive: September 29th, 5:25pm – Monthly QB talk

  • Lets hold it over until next month
  • Luke McCaffrey hype train?!?
  • Werewolf poll update

The Drive: September 29th, 5pm – Big Ten Power Poll

  • Penn State website made a power poll and TRASHED Nebraska
  • Why is this a thing?
  • Nebraska never threatened to leave the conference

The Drive: September 29th, 4:45pm – The NFL has the COVID

  • MLB Playoffs on the screens in the studio
  • Titans ALLEGEDLY knew they had a positive player and still elected to have them travel
  • COVID protocol in sports

The Drive: September 29th, 4:25pm – NFL Reaction/Overrection

  • Its Nick Foles team
  • NFC East champ will have a losing record
  • The Bills are the second best AFC team
  • The Packers are actually for real this year
  • The Chiefs are untouchable

The Drive: September 29th, 4pm – Presidential Debate

  • Streaming service talk
  • Betting on the debate?!