The Recruiting Hour: March 23 – Closing Segment

Nebraska had their pro day today!

Sean Callahan (Husker Online)

-How will Nebraska adjust offensively without Wan’Dale Robinson and Dedrick Mills going forward?

-Who is the bigger transfer addition for Nebraska…Samori Toure or Markese Stepp?

-Jonathan Rutledge is out as special teams analyst…what does Nebraska do next for that unit?

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?

The Husker football roster has been on quite a ride this week

-Do the skill player additions make up for the losses Nebraska took this week with Wan’Dale Robinson and Dedrick Mills moving on?

-It might be unfair to Markese Stepp and Samori Toure but has the underachieving from Frost’s past transfer additions hampered your excitement for these new additions?

-Dedrick Mills had to beg for carries against Rutgers. Was he underutilized as a Husker?

Wan’Dale’s NFL future?

The Drive: January 12th, 5:25pm – Dedrick Mills off to the NFL Draft

  • Great team guy
  • Looked up Frost before the Rutgers game and asked for the ball more
  • Transfer Portal

Robin Washut (Husker Online) / Shut Up Sipple (Bagels & Joe)

-How concerning is Wan’Dale Robinson’s decision to transfer?

-Nebraska’s game against Illinois has been cancelled followed COVID positive test by Tier 1 staff. How does this affect the season?

-The Huskers fell to Indiana 84-76 in Derrick Walker’s Nebraska debut. Did Walker’s first performance create momentum in the program that Fred Hoiberg can build on?

Nick Saban further cements himself as the best coach of all time

-Was this his best team? Quarterback Mac Jones told reporters following the game that he believes this is the best team ever.

-With three Heisman candidates, an elite defense and an offensive line which received Heisman hype itself, where does 2020 Alabama rank among the best of all time?

-How far is Nebraska from a National Championship?

Saban’s Home for Wayward Coaches

-It appears as though the long tradition of Nick Saban hiring former head coaches is alive and well as Bill O’Brien has been linked to openings at Alabama. Is this a good move for O’Brien? Saban?

-Also, Jake Bockoven’s Song of the Day (Sartor Hamann Jewelers)

Rick Kaczenksi (Former Iowa/Nebraska DL Coach)

-What does Frost have to work with on offense? Is it enough to compete in the Big Ten West?

-What impressed Kaz about Alabama’s performance in the college football National Championship?

-Is it time to expand the college football playoff?

Nebraska adds Samori Toure on the same day Wan’Dale Robinson enters the transfer portal

-Leading receiver Wan’Dale Robinson announced Monday via Twitter that he would be leaving Nebraska to be closer to home. Robinson also indicated he was also displeased with his usage by the Huskers coach staff.

-Wan’Dale may have been worth a win on the schedule. How does this impact the pressure on Frost?

-The Huskers are getting bigger at WR but its hard to get too excited considering WR play under Frost.

-Matt Farniok leaving for draft as well. Continuing to look like Nebraska will have to be led by the defense. Will Frost adjust?



An update on the NFL coaching carousel..

-Who’s been hired? Anyone else been fired? What’s the hot rumor?

-What does Jake think the best coaching job is right now that is open?

Parker Gabriel (Lincoln Journal Star) / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-How much does Cam Taylor-Britt and Jolo Domann’s return affect positively the outlook for the 2021 Husker defense?

-Why are lowa State and Northwestern winning with worse recruiting classes than Nebraska, and the Huskers continue to lose?

-Are Parker’s Green Bay Packers bound for the Super Bowl this year or is he concerned about any specific team?