Don’t be that fan.
Don’t be that fan that takes a small sample size of Noah Vedral against the Northern Illinois back-ups and come to the conclusion that maybe Vedral needs to start getting snaps with the one’s in practice.
This reminds me, as a basketball coach, of the kid who some believe should be playing. He /she gets in toward the end of the game because the game is in-hand and hits a couple threes. Gets a steal. Or maybe gets a couple offensive rebounds.
The people who want the kid to play more stand up and yell, “See! See! He should be playing!”
Even though they don’t see what everything else that happens during the week. They also don’t see what the coaches are trying to do while he is in there.
You can’t compare the play of a back-up quarterback against the back-ups of a Northern Illinois team. The talent drop-off is much steeper for a team like Northern Illinois.
I am just happy to see our back-up quarterback look good enough that maybe if Martinez were to get hurt, that our offense would still function.
Sports News, News about Sports! Sports about News!
NFL veteran Vontae Davis quit the NFL midgame. Here's what happened next
"Most people, when I did what I did, they thought I was literally going insane or something," he says. "But I was actually fine. I was totally fine.
"And I'm totally fine today."
Nebraska Football Recruiting: Four Star Cornerback Henry Gray Commits! - Corn Nation
Nebraska picks up a commitment from 4-star defensive back Henry Gray this afternoon. Gray, from Miami, Florida, visited Nebraska during the Northern Illinois game. He had a lot of offers from top programs including Michigan, Penn State, Ohio State, Alabama, Auburn, and Florida.
Madi Kubik Learning on the Job as a Six-Rotation Player for Huskers | Hail Varsity
As good as Mikaela Foecke is and was — and she’s phenomenal — it took her until her third season at Nebraska to learn how to play all six rotations. Jazz Sweet, a top-15 national recruit coming out of high school, is still trying to make that transition during her junior season and isn’t quite there. Annika Albrecht had a knack for defense and passing when she arrived, but it wasn't until her senior year that she become a full-time, consistently productive front-row attacker as well.
Nebraska Recruiting: Who Just Missed The Greg’s Guys Cut? | Hail Varsity
The September edition of Greg’s Guys went live on Thursday. Kilgore Community College wide receiver Omar Manning remained in the No. 1 slot. However, the rest of the slot were filled with defensive players.
Greg's Guys: Locking in on Defensive Targets | Hail Varsity
We are back for another monthly installment of the Greg’s Guys list. Now that official visits have started we are seeing a bit of movement on the list. Since the last list Nebraska has had a pair running backs commit. September’s group is very defense-heavy one with only the top slot designated for an offensive guy.
Frost as high on Martinez now as the preseason
Three games in and the biggest games now sitting just outside on the front porch, Scott Frost's preseason opinion remains. He would still take his quarterback over the crowd.
Four-star addition vaults Huskers up rankings
You add a four-star defensive back out of the Miami area, it immediately changes some moods about a recruiting class. It also changes the rankings. Dramatically, in this case.
Still an unknown, Ouedraogo prepares for big role with Husker hoops | Men's Basketball | journalstar.com
He doesn't look like a kid, and he won't be asked to play like one.
But Yvan Ouedraogo, all of 17 years old, is still very much a kid — at least in age — even though he figures to play an important role in the reconstruction of Nebraska basketball.
Even Tom Brady thinks the NFL's penalties are getting out of control
If you think the excitement of the NFL is getting bogged down by excessive penalties, you probably wouldn’t be surprised to hear you aren’t alone.
However, you might be surprised to learn that a certain New England Patriots quarterback agrees with you.
“STICK TO SPORTS!” Nah.
Your Parents’ Financial Advice Is (Kind Of) Wrong - WSJ ($)
The personal-finance playbook followed by past generations doesn’t add up for many people. It is time for some new money rules.
Photographer removes our smartphones to show our strange and lonely new world — Quartz
Are you reading this on a handheld device? There’s a good chance you are. Now imagine how’d you look if that device suddenly disappeared. Lonely? Slightly crazy? Perhaps next to a person being ignored? As we are sucked in ever more by the screens we carry around, even in the company of friends and family, the hunched pose of the phone-absorbed seems increasingly normal.
Nothing to See Here
The Best Things I Saw on the Internet This Week
My word. College volleyball. pic.twitter.com/4E1IvtM9bS— Matt Reynoldson (@MattReynKLKN) September 19, 2019