The Drive: July 27th, 5pm – So how much of the “Big 12” do Texas and Oklahoma really account for?

  • If anyone was wondering if it was about money…Texas and Oklahoma were getting ALOT from the Big 12

The Drive: July 26th, 4pm – Major realignment will take the soul of College Football

  • Conferences might be moving to add more members after the Oklahoma and Texas news was released
  • Things are going to get interesting with the Big 12

DP & Stephens: Oklahoma and Texas are leaving the Big 12

Why would Oklahoma leave when they are top dog in the Big 12?

Reflecting on the 2012 Big Ten Championship

-Shut Up Sipple got Happer and Sipple on the topic of Nebraska’s 70-31 loss to Wisconsin in the 2012 Big Ten Championship game…what were some key players in the game?

-What went wrong in the penultimate game of Pelini’s fifth season at Nebraska?

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Song of the Day / What interests Husker fans at Big Ten Media Days / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-Happer and Sipple discuss the most interesting and intrigue parts of Big Ten Media Days…How much attention do Husker fans pay to Illinois? What will Scott Frost’s demeanor be? What can be expected from new AD Trev Alberts?

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

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How is Scott Frost & Co. planning to handle NIL in the locker room?

-With the disparity of NIL deals from player to player, how does Nebraska Head Coach Scott Frost continue to foster the notion of team at Nebraska?

-How will Trev Alberts handle questions about NIL after recently taking over as Athletic Director?

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Texas & Oklahoma reportedly exploring potentially joining the SEC

-With Jake on vacation, Conner Happer and Steve Sipple come to you live from Lucas Oil Stadium for Big Ten Media Days.

-There are a lot of logistical questions that come about if the Sooners and Longhorns join the SEC…what happens to the Longhorn Network? What becomes of the Big XII? Is this the start of “Super Conferences?”

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The Drive: July 21th, 3pm – Texas and Oklahoma to the SEC?

  • The Big 12 rivals are looking to move conferences
  • What does that do to the Big 12?
  • What will the SEC divisions look like?

Is anyone interested in the NBA Finals this year?

-Milwaukee and Phoenix are not big market teams…how negatively will this impact ratings of the NBA Finals?

-Will any listeners actually watch the finals?

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

-Delano Banton is keeping his name in the NBA Draft…surprised by this? What’s the point guard answer next year now?

-NIL has already hit Nebrasketball with a podcast coming for the McGowens brothers…anything else on the horizon? What going forward will keep attracting high-level players with NIL?

-Nebraska has added non-conference games to the 2021-22 schedule…and an MTE tournament!

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Sip and Jake take a deeper dive into NIL following the Manning prediction

-The high dollar figure Rovell placed on Manning has caused many in the sports media to reflect on NIL further…what issues do Sip and Jake see in paying unproven recruits big money?

-What factors should go into and impact a player’s marketability and value? Should businesses emphasize proven production, social media audience, intangible star power or pro prospects?

-NIL will certainly change the pitches coaches offer recruits across all sports…will every coach be able to adapt to the new landscape of college sports?

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Darren Rovell predicts Arch Manning could make $10 million as a freshman in college

-As NIL rolls out, predictions are flying wildly. One eye-popping prediction came on the Dan Patrick show as Darren Rovell said he believes nephew of Peyton & Eli, Arch Manning, could make $10 million dollars before throwing a collegiate pass. Does this show the ridiculousness of new NIL policy?

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

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