Somehow, Nebraska football can’t escape the hype machine: One ESPN projection has the Huskers as a Top 25 team in 2020

-Bill Connelly puts together his SP+ rankings ahead of each season, which relies on three primary factors: returning production, recent recruiting, and recent history. Nebraska, aided by lots of returning offensive production, finds themselves ranked 25th in the rankings; ahead of Iowa (29th), Cincinnati (34th), and many others

-When will this stuff just go away and stop giving Nebraska love before they prove it? This isn’t even based off of someone’s random thoughts on the season; the formula used favors Nebraska. Which makes it even weirder