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A can't-miss conversation between World-Herald staff writers covering the week's top Husker football topics.

A can't-miss conversation between World-Herald staff writers covering the week's top Husker football topics.
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A can't-miss conversation between World-Herald staff writers covering the week's top Husker football topics.

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English


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All eyes on Adrian Martinez, Scott Frost and Jim Harbaugh at Big Ten media days - July 16

7/16/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland start by discussing how all eyes will be on Adrian Martinez at Big Ten media days and the Scott Frost vibe in Chicago. They also talk about the heat on Michigan's Jim Harbaugh and a wide-open Big Ten West, plus the long-awaited return of the "eating chips" segment.?

Duration:00:58:33

Bold predictions for Husker football, Big Ten media day storylines and more - July 9

7/9/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland share their bold predictions for Nebraska football in 2019 and discuss Big Ten media day storylines. Plus, a recap of recent Husker recruiting news. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:18:54

Will Bolt's fit at Nebraska, Friday Night Lights, Husker recruiting and more - June 25

6/25/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland start by talking about new Husker baseball coach Will Bolt's fit at Nebraska. They also debate if Michigan’s College World Series run will affect NU’s goals. Plus, a look at Isaiah Roby’s road ahead after getting drafted by the Dallas Mavericks, the quality of Friday Night Lights camps, Husker recruiting and commits and a brief look at Pixar movies. All that, and more, in the latest episode. Thanks to show sponsor the...

Duration:01:32:25

Darin Erstad's resignation, Big Red Blitz takeaways, Husker camp season and more - June 4

6/4/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland talk about Nebraska baseball coach Darin Erstad's resignation and reflect on the Erstad era at NU. They also discuss the baseball program's expectations moving forward. Plus, a look back at the Big Red Blitz, a discussion of the different fan expectations for Scott Frost and Fred Hoiberg and the start of Husker football camp season. All that, and more, in the latest episode. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for...

Duration:01:14:36

Husker baseball on bubble; Hoiberg's roster turnover; Football position rankings - May 14

5/14/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland discuss the Nebraska baseball team's chances of making the NCAA tournament. They break down the roster turnover Fred Hoiberg has done since taking over Husker hoops. And they also talk some football, ranking the position groups for next season. All that, and more, in the latest episode. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:32:37

Pick Six Podcast: Why Nebraska's NFL draft streak ended and why it'll start again next year - April 30

4/30/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland discuss why Nebraska's NFL draft streak ended and why it'll start again next year. Plus, a look at how line recruiting and development has fallen off over 15 years, affecting the the NFL draft. They also talk about the signing of point guard Cam Mack and how it changes Nebraska's potential starting five, plus why Chris thinks Isaiah Roby may be turning pro. Evan shares insight on Husker baseball and how they're hitting a lull...

Duration:01:21:52

Nebraska spring football game wrap up - April 16

4/16/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland have an in-depth discussion of the Huskers' spring football game, including strength on the defensive line, concern on the offensive line and defensive backs rising. They also talk NU's new hoops staff and recruits, plus a look at why Nebraska’s pitching staff has caught on fire.

Duration:01:13:48

Where Adrian Martinez might take a jump, plus a quiet spring game? - April 9

4/9/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland start by discussing if Nebraska could have a quiet spring game because of basketball news and where Adrian Martinez might take a jump. They then talk about position groups they’re most intrigued to see at the Husker spring game, plus Chris talks about his experience at the Final Four and Evan shares how Husker baseball is finding its groove.

Duration:01:10:27

Positive vibes from Fred Hoiberg, reasonable expectations for Husker hoops - April 3

4/3/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland start by discussing the positive vibes from Fred Hoiberg being named the new Nebraska basketball coach and talk about Hoiberg's introductory press conference compared to Scott Frost's. They also break down what the Husker basketball roster looks like in two months and reasonable expectations for the team. Plus, Bellevue West receiver Zavier Betts committing to Nebraska and the latest NU spring football news.

Duration:01:01:46

Future of Nebraska basketball; Spring football's midway point - March 28

3/28/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland start with a thorough discussion on Nebraska basketball. They look back at the Tim Miles era, assess the job Bill Moos does supporting hoops and the potential of Fred Hoiberg becoming the Huskers' next coach. They also break down the biggest storylines at the midway point of spring football, and discuss some Nebraska baseball as well. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:27:13

Is Husker hoops an attractive job? And a spring football update - March 19

3/19/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon and Chris Heady start with the latest news surrounding the Nebraska basketball program and discuss whether the job would be attractive to Fred Hoiberg. After more hoops talk, they also look at the Husker football team, with a breakdown of the biggest strengths shown at this point in spring practices. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:07:01

The challenge ahead of Adrian Martinez, edge and urgency of the Huskers and more - March 6

3/6/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland start with the challenge ahead of Adrian Martinez, plus the edge and urgency of these Huskers and a position-by-position breakdown of storylines out of Tuesday's spring press conference. They also talk about winter Husker baseball and unpack the outside consultant mess in Nebraska's athletic department — and why it wasn't the reason NU's season went south.

Duration:01:35:36

Spring football offensive preview, Tony Tuioti's hiring - Feb. 26

2/26/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland start with a preview of Nebraska spring football, focusing on the Husker offense. They'll break down position battles, leaders, prove-it players and more. They'll also discuss new defensive line coach Tony Tuioti, plus take a look at the Nebraska basketball and baseball teams. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:23:53

Spring football defensive preview, plus hoops and baseball - Feb. 19

2/19/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland start with a brief recap of the Maurice Washington situation before transitioning into an early preview of Nebraska spring football. They'll focus on the defense this week with position battles, leaders, prove-it players and more. There's also some Husker hoops and baseball talk. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:26:42

The Husker hoops train wreck and a signing day recap - Feb. 8

2/8/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland discuss the train wreck that has become Nebraska basketball's season and what the next month will look like for the Huskers. They also recap signing day and discuss their favorite recruits in the 2019 class. There's some NU baseball talk as well. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:16:09

Unpacking everything behind the bizarre Bill Moos story - Jan. 29

1/29/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland tackle the whole story behind the Bill Moos situation at Nebraska. They discuss the background of the rumors that prompted a statement of support from university leaders and how Moos responded to the story. They'll also discuss Nebraska basketball's struggles and Tim Miles' future. There's also some recruiting talk as the Huskers enter the final week before signing day. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for their...

Duration:01:02:15

Breaking down the Huskers' final recruiting push - Jan. 15

1/15/2019
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland tackle all the latest recruiting news, including a discussion of Nebraska's biggest remaining needs and a prediction for whether Noa Pola-Gates will pick the Huskers. They also discuss how the football program can build a 150-man roster, and there's some Husker hoops talk as well. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:00:50:54

Previewing the Big Ten slate for the Husker men and women, bowl picks and more - Dec. 27

12/27/2018
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World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland preview the Big Ten basketball season for the Husker men and women, plus talk about the recent scholarship offers on defense, why Scott Frost's recruiting is different from Bo Pelini and Mike Riley, why it's OK to hope for improvement in 2019 and their bowl picks.

Everything you need to know about the Huskers' 2019 recruiting class? - Dec. 20

12/20/2018
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The guys recap the early signing period and discuss everything you need to know about Nebraska football's 2019 recruiting class.

Duration:01:09:21

One week remains before football signing day - Dec. 12

12/12/2018
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In the Dec. 12 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Evan Bland and Chris Heady cover all the latest recruiting news with one week left until the start of the early signing period. They go over Nebraska's biggest needs, reflect on why Wandale Robinson flipped to the Huskers and more. There's also some Nebraska basketball and volleyball talk as well. Thanks to show sponsor the Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:08:37