If you’re looking for a new job, it might be time to consider being a lifeguard in Los Angeles

-Sip loves LA! He should go apply. Here’s more reason to apply: A Forbes report informed us that some lifeguards in LA are making as much as $392,000 per year, and dozens of others are making $200K+ per year

-As a lifeguard!!! How do you like THAT, taxpayers?!

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

-Mike Dawson will handle special teams, per Scott Frost…what do you need to see this year from that unit?

-Which newcomer are you more intrigued by: Samori Toure or Markese Stepp?

-Cam Jurgens told reporters on Monday that snapping issues shouldn’t be a problem anymore…do you buy it or are you wait and see?

 

Sip hyped up Nebraska’s offense yesterday…can he do the same for the defense?

-Jake pushed back on offensive optimism yesterday, but Sip held his ground. It seems easier to defend the defense with 9 returning starters…where is Sip’s hype level for that unit?

-Where do listeners stand on optimism for the defense?

-Also, Kaden Helms lists his top 10 schools…and Nebraska isn’t in it. The Thomas Fidone effect?

MAILBAGGG!!!! Your questions, our answers

-As always, email your questions for Sip & Jake to earlybreak937@gmail.com or tweet them

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

Sean Callahan (Husker Online)

-Scott Frost says Mike Dawson will be in charge of special teams…what is progress for that unit this year?

-Is it possible that Samori Toure is the No. 1 receiver this Fall, or is that on Zavier Betts or someone else? Toure is scheduled to be in the slot…where Wan’Dale got a lot of touches

-What is the expectation for Logan Smothers this spring and fall? Just be a reliable backup or push for playing time?

UCLA continued its historic March Madness run and the Big Ten is toast

-Does Michigan deserve congratulations for making it the furthest of all March Madness teams or do the Wolverines deserve criticism for dropping its Elite 8 game to 11-seed UCLA?

-Listeners call and text in to discuss whether Gonzaga gets the respect it deserves?

 

We’ve talked about how good the current high school basketball talent is in the state…but the football talent is damn good also, but will they stick around?

-We all know about basketball with Hunter Sallis, Chucky Hepburn, Isaac Traudt, and more…and none of them will likely end up at Nebraska. But Sam McKewon wrote the other day about the football talent for the class of 2022 and it’s one of the best ever in Nebraska, with players like Deshawn Woods, Ernest Hausmann, Kaden Helms, Devon Jackson, and Micah Riley-Ducker all having double-digit offers…

-Also, Sip gets his wish…a BIG MAN commits to Nebrasketball! Blaise Keita…2022 JUCO big man