Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter) – Full Hour

-When was the last time Nebraska had a win as big as a prospective win at Ohio State this Saturday?

-Would you rather beat Ohio State OR Wisconsin and Iowa? Big Ten West wins would be big steps forward and excitement locally, but an Ohio State win puts you on the map.

-Bock makes his official prediction for Nebraska this season

-Sipple has some predictions of his own

-Nicole was all over the state this weekend. Which games did she cover?

Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter) – Full Hour

-When did the SEC turn into the Big 12 and Pac-12 with lack of defense? Are you enjoying the high scoring games or miss the lower scoring games with actual defense played?

-Do we think that Big Ten football will look similar to this, with high scoring games and poor defense? Usually, defenses are ahead of offenses for a week or two, but we will see…maybe not this year?

-Are Iowa State and Kansas State the two best teams in the Big 12? Or Oklahoma State…

-When did the SEC turn into the Big 12 and Pac-12 with lack of defense? Are you enjoying the high scoring games or miss the lower scoring games with actual defense played?

-Do we think that Big Ten football will look similar to this, with high scoring games and poor defense? Usually, defenses are ahead of offenses for a week or two, but we will see…maybe not this year?

-Are Iowa State and Kansas State the two best teams in the Big 12? Or Oklahoma State…

-Who was Nicole rooting for on Thursday night between her two favorite teams, the Bucs and Bears?

-2 Monday Night Football games tonight AGAIN with Broncos/Patriots and Rams/Saints…who you got?

Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter): Full Hour

-Did it feel close to normal on Saturday with the SEC back in action? How can you not like Mike Leach?

-SEC teams all had fans in the stands, in a limited capacity. Will the B1G change their stance at all as football returns in less than a month?

-How would Nebraska assess that and decide who could go to a game if they were able to have 30,000 people or so?

-The Big 12 appears to be dead already for the playoff. Oklahoma is done with a terrible blown game to Kansas State, and although Texas won, they look prime for a few losses. Some things never change!

-Do we know who is good at all in college football yet besides the obvious of Clemson and ‘Bama?

-Bears were 2-0 going into Week 3…how is Nicole feeling about them and (her new team) the Bucs? Are the Bills the best team in the league?!

-Watching the NBA Playoffs? Lakers are in the Finals…will the Heat make their way there tonight?

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Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter)-Full Hour

-Big Ten schedule is out…is Nicole happy they are playing games or upset about unfairness of schedule?

-Couldn’t you argue that playing Ohio State off the bat is the best time to play them? Or could it cripple the confidence of the season ahead if Nebraska gets slammed?

-What is a reasonable record to predict on seeing the season schedule? 4 wins a good year?

-Big Ten schedule is out…is Nicole happy they are playing games or upset about unfairness of schedule?

-Couldn’t you argue that playing Ohio State off the bat is the best time to play them? Or could it cripple the confidence of the season ahead if Nebraska gets slammed?

-What is a reasonable record to predict on seeing the season schedule? 4 wins a good year?

-Jake played golf on Saturday in Nicole’s college town…what does Nicole miss most about Vermillion?

-NFL thoughts from Week 2 for Nicole…..??

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Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter)

-College football AND NFL were back this weekend…how refreshing was that? Favorite storyline of the weekend in sports or best game you watched…

-We should know something soon regarding Big Ten and a possible return to play, potentially on October 17th. There is way more reason to believe these reports than previous weeks…where’s your optimism level?

-Are we ever going to get used to a year with minimal to no fans in the stands? Does it still feel like the real product? Very important for camera crews and broadcasters to nail the broadcast…

-The lights literally went down on Nicole on Friday night while covering high school football…uh…what exactly happened and what was her solution?

-Is Mitch Trubisky back? What a 4th quarter he had against the Lions…do you believe?

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Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter)

-Did you watch college football on Saturday? Or how about the continued mockery of the Big Ten?

-Lots of local sports media was out at high school games on Thursday and Friday, are you liking the extra attention on everything this year?

-How’s it going to feel this Saturday when we know the first official game that was supposed to be played by Nebraska…won’t be played?

-Has Nicole adopted a team to root for yet this Fall in college football?

-Are Sip and Nicole more pumped for NFL than ever before or the same as usual?

-Still interested in the NBA Playoffs?

-What’s on the agenda this week?

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Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter): Full Hour

-Nicole covered actual high school football this weekend! How was that and is she more excited for high school football than ever before?

-What was the reception for the game from viewers and fans? Was there a limit on amount of fans allowed at the game and games going forward?

-Thoughts on B1G parents going to B1G headquarters and protesting the decision to postpone Fall sports?

-Does Nicole have any ideas for Sip and Jake yet (and listeners) for how to spend their weekends this Fall without football?

-Is winter football in domes away from actual school locations actually feasible early next year or just dumb?

-Jake agrees with Mike Schaefer that pickles are terrible. What do Nicole and Sip think?

-What other random stuff is on their minds?

Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter): FULL HOUR

Segment 1

-There will be no Nebraska football this Fall in the B1G…has reality set in for you yet?

-High school football is going to be huge this year in the state with no college football…do you think it can hold people over at all who will miss Nebraska football?

-Should Memorial Stadium have the opportunity to host high school games on Saturdays in the Fall?

Segment 2

-B1G parents sent lots of letters to the commissioner over the weekend, and Justin Fields started a petition to play…why did they not do this in July to set the tone for the season and decision?

-What should Sip write about this Fall without Husker football? Let’s brainstorm for him

Segment 3

-NBA Playoffs are starting up…have you watched the re-start of the season at all?

-What will Nicole do on Saturdays this Fall?

Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter): Full Hour

Segment 1-

-We’re supposed to be gearing up for Fall camp right now…are you anywhere near prepared for that? We don’t know what to expect so it seems very hard to be prepared for anything

-Do you think media availability (pending a season being played) will look anything like before? Are the days of hallway interviews after practices and after games over? How does that affect 10/11 News?

-NSAA announced last week they will go forward with their Fall sports season as scheduled…do you think you’ll be covering games like normal? Will that be a sense of normalcy?

Segment 2-

-The NFL announces the players association and owners have agreed on terms to make the season happen..is this good news for college football or is there no connection for their decisions?

-MLB has returned, and the NBA restarts its regular season this week…what are your initial impressions so far and excitement level?

Segment 3-

-Regis Philbin passed away at age 88 over the weekend…did Nicole, Sip or Jake watch him on Who Wants to be a Millionaire or any of his other ventures?

-Nicole got golf clubs from our friends at Jim Ager!! How was her experience at their net driving area?

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Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter) FULL HOUR

SEGMENT 1-

-What went through your head last Thursday when you heard that the Big Ten intends to play a 10-game conference schedule and no non-conference games in 2020?

-What about the idea of having a 12 game conference schedule? And also, thoughts on Bill Moos saying the conference shouldn’t decide amount of attendance at schools, but individual programs can decide

-How pumped were Dan Corey and Kevin Sjuts on Saturday to have actual football to cover? (Shrine Bowl in Kearney)

SEGMENT 2-

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-Colin Cowherd was going through hot seats last week in college football and then said that Nebraska is a C+ job that is essentially a 7-win program…what do you think about that statement?

-Also, what about the idea of Scott Frost being on the hot seat as the hottest of seats….how and why?

SEGMENT 3-

-We are golfing soon!! How excited is Nicole to join Sip and Jake with clubs at Jim Ager??

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Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter) FULL HOUR

Segment 1-00:00

-How was working the 4th of July weekend? Bummed to not have any big fireworks displays in Lincoln (Uncle Sam Jam) like usual or not a huge fan of fireworks? Where does the 4th rank for her in holidays?

-Nicole’s homeland was the center of attention on the 3rd of July with President Trump visiting Mount Rushmore…what was the reaction up there from those that she is close with?

-Usually the calendar flies after the 4th of July in anticipation for football season…will it be the same this year or filled with more concern?

Segment 2-23:00

-The Redskins are looking to possibly change their team name…are we going to see this more in sports now? What about the KC Chiefs? The Cleveland Indians are apparently looking at options, too…

-Nicole went to USD and has seen South Dakota State be a solid team for a long time…the Jackrabbits were listed by one writer as the ‘most dangerous’ game for Nebraska this year…why is SDSU so tough to beat?

Segment 3-43:14

-Nicole was watching ‘Hamilton’ this past weekend….is it something that Sip and Jake and listeners would enjoy?

-Final thoughts/what did we miss?

Nicole Griffith (10/11 News sports reporter) FULL HOUR

Part 1

-We’re just shy of July…how is Nicole’s positivity regarding the year and sports (potentially) coming back compared to where she was in March/April/May?

-How was Nicole’s trip back home to Jake’s favorite place in the country?

-Does any school really need to share the amount of COVID-19 positive cases that they record, or is it something they don’t need to be so open with?

Part 2

Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-What do you think covering Nebraska sports will look like this season? Less availability likely with players for COVID reasons….how does that affect 10/11 sportscasts?

-Legion baseball is back up and running….is Nicole covering that at all? Is it business as usual with fans in stands or no?

Part 3

-4th of July is this weekend…where does it rank for Nicole in her favorite holidays?

-What’s the ultimate food spread for 4th of July?