Medina Spirit, the winner of the Kentucky Derby, tests positive for an illegal drug

-IS NOTHING SACRED?! Can’t even trust the Derby. The trainer, Bob Baffert, is suspended from Churchill Downs.

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Can Nebraska football regain a true home field advantage again? / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-Sip wrote about it because Bill Moos addressed the importance of it, and he is right. Nebraska fans fill up Memorial Stadium, but it hasn’t been a terribly tough place for opponents to win for a long time

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If Adrian Martinez truly could has the chance to be the best QB in the B1G this year, does he still have NFL potential?

-Martinez had all the hype in the world after his freshman year, and was a Heisman preseason candidate before his 2nd season. Then the progression stopped and so did the hype

-When you look around the B1G, it’s possible to see that Martinez has the most POTENTIAL of any QB in the conference, but it’s all about achieving that potential and limiting turnovers and such. Do Husker fans still believe he has any sort of NFL future or does it all come down to a great year ahead?

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Husker Baseball had a ‘pod’ series in New Jersey with Indiana and Rutgers…how’d it go?

-Nebraska was swept at home last weekend by Rutgers and wanted revenge, did they get it?

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

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Hank Thompson (Senior Director, U.S. Senior Open Championship)

-The USGA announced Wednesday that the U.S. Senior Open in Omaha will allow 7,000 people per day to enter the grounds…where does that compare to capacity pre-COVID?

-How soon do you think we’ll see full capacity attendance at USGA golf events?

-The Senior Open is really popular and does well here…do you think we’ll ever see the PGA Tour come to the area or is that hard to determine?

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ESPN.com’s post-spring Top 25 rankings for 2021 have Nebraska facing 4 Top 25 teams this upcoming year…what game is the most winnable/important for the Huskers?

-Oklahoma is No. 1 (!!) in the polls, with Ohio State at No. 5, Iowa at No. 14, and Wisconsin at No. 18. Nebraska plays the last 3 of those all in the month of November. Fun!

-What’s more telling about this poll is where some teams Nebraska should absolutely be in the same conversation as every year are ranked. Iowa State is 6th, Cincinnati is 9th, Indiana is 11th, Louisiana-Lafayette is 16th (!!), and Coastal Carolina is 21st. We saw these teams have success last year and the past few years, but it’s still stunning to see those numbers by them

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

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

-Contact Carriage Glen at (402) 484-5113 to learn more about independent living for 55)

Something happened to the bathroom at the Ticket / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-The bathroom at the Ticket was ransacked and Sip discovered it during the break. Sip and Jake break down potential causes and develop a hypothesis on the mystery.

To Trade or Not to Trade Aaron Rodgers, Part 2

-Jake and Big Sky continue their discussion on the Aaron Rodgers situation in Green Bay. As a Packers fan, Big Sky wants him gone…Jake thinks that is ridiculous. Who’s more convincing?

-The whole situation depends on one thing. Can Jordan Love play?

Big Sky has thoughts on Aaron Rodgers that must be voiced to the listeners

-We welcome in our son, Big Sky (Ethan Petrik), to voice his thoughts on what the Packers should do.

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

Who are the difference-makers for Nebraska?

-A texter chimes in and points out that the last difference-maker at Nebraska was Suh in 2009. Sip and Jake talk about how a lack of these types of players has affected Nebraska.

-This topic raises the question…does Nebraska have a player development issue?

-Would a consistent system and unified culture solve the issue?

ESPN.com’s post-spring Top 25 rankings for 2021 have Nebraska facing 4 Top 25 teams this upcoming year…what game is the most winnable/important for the Huskers?

-Oklahoma is No. 1 (!!) in the polls, with Ohio State at No. 5, Iowa at No. 14, and Wisconsin at No. 18. Nebraska plays the last 3 of those all in the month of November. Fun!

-What’s more telling about this poll is where some teams Nebraska should absolutely be in the same conversation as every year are ranked. Iowa State is 6th, Cincinnati is 9th, Indiana is 11th, Louisiana-Lafayette is 16th (!!), and Coastal Carolina is 21st. We saw these teams have success last year and the past few years, but it’s still stunning to see those numbers by them