There’s been disappointment everywhere, but let’s be positive for a moment — what gives you the most hope right now for this season and going forward?

-Nebraska appears to have taken steps back so far since the Colorado game, which makes it hard to see progress, but Greg Austin said Wednesday that he sees progress with his offensive line—and we’ve heard that from other coaches, too. Do you believe that? Is there hope there?

-Is the hope a blind hope right now or just a belief that Scott Frost knows what he’s doing with recruiting and development and that it will just happen? Can that happen in a season or will it be during the offseason? We want to hear what makes you optimistic and hopeful right now in trying times.

-Also, more audio from practice: