Early Break

Aging Gracefully (sponsored by Carriage Glen Independent Living 55+)

-What’s on Sip’s mind this week in learning how to age gracefully?

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Bill Bender (The Sporting News) / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-What impact will the Urban Meyer hiring have on Jacksonville?

-Success going from college coaching to the NFL is a mixed bag. Will Urban Meyer find success in the NFL?

-How important was Jacksonville’s cap and roster situation in landing Meyer?

The Luke McCaffrey Quandary

-The ultimate offseason question became more important this week with Wandale leaving. What to do with Luke McCaffery?

-Doom and gloom on offense has been somewhat of a theme this week and might linger all off season. Its time to strap it up and play the athletes.

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

Are the Brooklyn Nets the new favorites after landing James Harden?

-The Nets sent unload the coffers to get former MVP Shooting Guard James Harden. In Brooklyn, Harden reunites with Kevin Durant and will share a backcourt with Kyrie Irving. Will this result in a title? Will this team stay intact long term?

 

Cary Cochran (Former Nebraska Shooting Guard)

-After over 20 consecutive conference losses, is the addition of Derrick Walker enough to move the needle for a much maligned Husker Men’s basketball team.

-How much impact will the suspension of practice and games be for this Husker squad?

Urban Meyer takes over in Jacksonville

-Will he continue his success or will he struggle transitioning to the NFL?

-Many great college coaches have struggled in the league.  The key is Meyer will have his quarterback.

-He’s gonna be tough to replace in the booth. Who will Fox look to to fill his spot?

Mike Schaefer: Part 3

-Why did the College Football National Championship game receive its lowest rating in 23 years?

Mike Schaefer: Part 2 / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-Does Nebraska have the players to replace the production lost when Wan’Dale left the program?

-Can Nebraska afford the bad press associated with a potential Luke McCaffrey transfer? Wan’Dale Robinson’s transfer?

Mike Schaefer: Part 1

-What does Schaefer make of Nebraska week of additions and subtractions?

-What do transfers Samori Toure and Markese Stepp bring to the offense at Nebraska?

Was last season a negative turning point for fan opinion of Frost?

-Did last season’s lack of perceived progress cause fans to lose faith in Frost’s ability to guide Nebraska back to national success?

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

Athlon Sports picked Nebraska to finish fifth in the West division in 2021

-Would Frost find himself on the hot seat after another poor season at Nebraska?

-If Nebraska were to fire Scott Frost following next season, it would mean Nebraska would be looking for its fourth new head coach in ten years.  Would Nebraska be able attract the top names in the coaching market?

Nebraska Gets Deontai Williams and Marquel Dismuke back on defense

-Deontai Williams and Marquel Dismuke gave Husker fans some good news as both veteran safeties announced intentions to return to Nebraska for an extra year of eligibility. How big for Nebraska is getting Dismuke and Williams back?

-Is the defense the decided strength of Nebraska?