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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


Episodes

Revisiting Nebraska's expectations after an 0-2 start - Sept. 19

9/19/2018
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In the Sept. 19 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland review the Huskers' loss to Troy and revisit how expectations have changed after the 0-2 start. They also address the quarterback situation and look ahead to Nebraska's trip to Michigan. All that, and more, in this week's episode. Thanks to show sponsor The Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:13:17

Dissecting the first game of the Scott Frost era - Sept. 12

9/12/2018
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In the Sept. 12 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland review the Huskers' game against Colorado and look ahead to Troy. They discuss whether the loss was a hangover of the Mike Riley era, ask if more close games are coming and discuss the most improved players from last season. Thanks to show sponsor The Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:10:36

Reviewing Akron cancellation, previewing Colorado showdown - Sept. 5

9/5/2018
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In the Sept. 5 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland tackle the latest Husker football news in advance of the actual season opener. The guys look back at the canceled Akron game, preview Colorado and explore the old rivalry between the two programs. They also give their predictions for this weekend's best games and more. Thanks to show sponsor The Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:18:15

Getting ready for Husker football's season opener - Aug. 29

8/29/2018
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In the Aug. 29 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland tackle the latest Husker football news from the first game week of the year. They discuss the quarterback situation, the maturity of Adrian Martinez and how Tristan Gebbia's departure could actually help the Huskers. They also share their thoughts on the depth chart and break down the challenges Akron will present. All that, and a lot more, in this week's episode. Thanks to...

Duration:01:08:06

Another week closer to the start of football season - Aug. 21

8/21/2018
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In the Aug. 21 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland tackle the latest Husker football news with the season inching closer. They discuss their expectations for Nebraska's quarterbacks, concerns about cornerback depth, whether there's an elite pass rusher at outside linebacker and their thoughts on the preseason Top 25. There's also some Husker volleyball talk with The World-Herald's Jeff Sheldon. Thanks to show sponsor The...

Duration:01:02:08

Dissecting the Huskers through two weeks of training camp - Aug. 16

8/16/2018
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In the Aug. 16 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland share their thoughts from the first two weeks of training camp. They go position by position, breaking down all the starting competitions and addressing where the Huskers have the biggest depth issues. They also dissect the quarterback battle and say who they believe will start the opener. Thanks to show sponsor The Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:28:38

Early impressions from Husker camp - Aug. 7

8/7/2018
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In the August 7 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland share their thoughts from the first week of fall camp. They discuss the Blackshirts, position groups with the biggest remaining questions and the recent hot streak in recruiting. They also take questions from fans, including thoughts on what it will take for Scott Frost's first season to be deemed a success. Thanks to show sponsor The Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:13:06

Previewing Husker football training camp - July 31

7/31/2018
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In the July 31 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland provide a full preview of fall camp with a position-by-position breakdown of the Huskers. Who'll be the starting quarterback? How deep are the Huskers at the skill positions? What are the concerns with the offensive line, and how strong is the defensive line? What's up with special teams? All that, and more, is answered in this week's podcast. Thanks to show sponsor The...

Duration:01:11:18

Reviewing Big Ten media days; Huskers recruiting update - July 28

7/28/2018
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In the July 28 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland provide a full review of Big Ten media days, discussing all the storylines and everything they learned from two days of interviews with coaches and players. They also tackle the latest Husker recruiting news after a big week of commitments. Thanks to show sponsor The Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:12:55

Previewing Big Ten football media days, Husker recruiting summer update - July 17

7/17/2018
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In the July 17 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland provide a full preview of next week's Big Ten media days, discussing the biggest storylines and the coaches they're most looking forward to hearing from. They also discuss the latest Husker recruiting news, look back at Nebraska's underwhelming performance in the Directors' Cup and more. Thanks to show sponsor The Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:23:48

Nebraska's busy summer for recruiting, Future of Husker hoops, CWS predictions - May 30

5/30/2018
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In the May 30 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland tackle the latest football recruiting news as the Huskers enter a busy summer of camps. They also talk about the Husker quarterbacks and what coaches are looking for at that position. There's plenty of Nebraska basketball talk as well, and even some predictions for the upcoming College World Series. Thanks to show sponsor The Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:00:58:37

Reviewing Nebraska baseball, Husker football summer conditioning, Bill Moos' changes - May 22

5/22/2018
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In the May 22 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Chris Heady and Evan Bland review Nebraska baseball's disappointing season and what led to their struggles this year. They also discuss Husker football, which is entering an important summer under strength and conditioning coach Zach Duval. There's also discussion of the recent decisions by Bill Moos to make coaching changes in tennis and golf. Thanks to show sponsor The Schwalbach Agency for their...

Duration:01:11:49

An in-depth review of the Nebraska football spring game - April 24

4/24/2018
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In the April 24 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon and Chris Heady take a big review of the Nebraska spring game, breaking down the quarterback competition moving forward and other major takeaways. They also discuss Husker football recruiting, the future of Darin Erstad and more. Thanks to show sponsor The Schwalbach Agency for their support.

Duration:01:30:33

Nebraska spring game preview, Tim Miles' contract, Husker baseball struggles - April 18

4/18/2018
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In the April 18 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Evan Bland and Chris Heady tackle all the latest news surrounding Nebraska football, basketball and baseball. They preview the spring game and discuss expectations for the NU quarterbacks. They discuss Tim Miles' contract extension and what effect it will have on recruiting. They also dig into the struggles of NU baseball and the fan apathy that's starting to emerge. Thanks to show sponsor The...

Duration:01:32:00

Previewing the NCAA, NIT tournaments and Nebraska spring football - March 13

3/13/2018
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In the March 13 episode of "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Evan Bland and Chris Heady start with a look at March Madness. They examine the résumé for Nebraska men's basketball and whether they were surprised the Huskers didn't make the NCAA tournament and received a No. 5 seed in the NIT. They also discuss the women's team and the biggest differences between men's and women's sports at NU. It's not all basketball, though. There's also some Husker baseball talk,...

Duration:01:23:14

Recapping Nebraska's 2018 recruiting class, Husker hoops and more - Feb. 15

2/15/2018
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In the Feb. 15 episode of "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon, Evan Bland and Chris Heady take one more long look at Nebraska's 2018 recruiting class, how it came together, Scott Frost's different approach from his predecessors, the standout members of the class and more. They also take some time to talk Nebraska basketball and its hopes of reaching the NCAA tournament.

Duration:01:28:13

Changing Nebraska football's culture, Husker hoops and more - Jan. 16

1/16/2018
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In the Jan. 16 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon and Evan Bland discuss Nebraska football and basketball, plus a lot more. They talk about the expectations facing Tim Miles and his crew at this point in the season. They also look at the gridiron and how Scott Frost is changing the culture of Husker football.

Duration:01:13:26

Tanner Lee and Nebraska's quarterback future - Dec. 29

12/29/2017
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In the Dec. 29 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writer Sam McKewon leads the way in a discussion of Tanner Lee and Nebraska's future at quarterback. Lee Barfknecht also joins the podcast to talk about Nebraska basketball, the team's expectations and where they stand entering conference play.

Duration:01:19:51

Early days of Scott Frost's Nebraska coaching tenure - Dec. 12

12/12/2017
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In the Dec. 12 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon and Evan Bland discuss the early days of Scott Frost's tenure as Nebraska coach, including a look at his decision to coach UCF in the Peach Bowl, his goal of rebuilding the Husker walk-on program, his recruiting strategy for Nebraska's 2018 class and more.

Duration:00:56:48

Deep dive into Nebraska's hiring of Scott Frost - Dec. 5

12/5/2017
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In the Dec. 5 episode of the "Pick Six Podcast," World-Herald staff writers Sam McKewon and Evan Bland take a deep look at Scott Frost and discuss their final impressions from Frost's time at Central Florida, their takeaways from his introductory press conference, the most exciting aspects of his future with NU, an examination of his offense and defense, plus some thoughts on his recruiting strategy.

Duration:00:48:13