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There really isn’t much I enjoy more than a great movie. Unfortunately, right now with COVID there aren’t a ton of new ones.

I’ve been checking out movies from Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney Plus and Apple TV and I’ve been greatly underwhelmed. There are movies I enjoy but nothing has hit the spot.

So give me your best suggestions!

Sports! Sports! Sports! Sports!

Trio of Nebraska commits receive ratings bump from 247Sports
Several Nebraska recruits received bumps during 247Sports rerating for the 2021 class. The recruiting service takes a hard look at its rankings and adjusts them several times throughout the process.

Nebraska-Texas A&M left hard feelings a decade ago – The Athletic
The absurdity began on the first play of Nebraska’s third possession. Texas A&M defensive lineman Eddie Brown Jr. mauled Mike Caputo after the shotgun snap, and the center stepped hard with his left foot on the right calf of quarterback Taylor Martinez.

DK Metcalf is chasing glory
K Metcalf talks to his feet.

Running a shallow goal-line cross against the Arizona Cardinals in Week 6, Metcalf, the Seattle Seahawks' second-year wide receiver sensation, watches an errant lob pass float dangerously toward the end zone. Safety Budda Baker breaks on the ball, with nearly 100 yards of deserted, perfectly manicured green grass in front of him. Metcalf sighs and whispers a single command: "All right, go get him."

Can Indiana really be a football school, big tests for mid-majors and more to watch in college football's Week 12
We're entering our fifth week of Big Ten football for the 2020 season, and the biggest game to date is Saturday's top-10 matchup between No. 9 Indiana vs. No. 3 Ohio State.

Sources -- Wrigley Field to be given federal landmark status
Seven years after filing the paperwork, Wrigley Field is to be given federal landmark status in the National Register of Historic Places, according to sources. The move will give owners of the Chicago Cubs, the Ricketts family, access to federal income tax credits on the recently completed refurbishing of the 106-year-old ballpark. The official announcement is expected Thursday.

Nebraska football Thursday practice quick hits
Nebraska head coach Scott Frost met with the media following Thursday’s practice, as the Big Red continues preparation for Saturday’s matchup with Illinois. Here’s a quick rundown of topics that Frost hit on Thursday:

Know Thy Husker Foe: A breakdown of the Illini
The Huskers have a win, but you know what's better? Winning the next one too. Of course those in the Illinois program are thinking the same after their first win of 2020, a 23-20 comeback against Rutgers.

Nebraska basketball releases non-conference schedule
Two games in the Golden Window Classic along with matchups against Creighton and Georgia Tech highlight Nebraska’s revised non-conference men’s basketball schedule announced Thursday.

The seven-game slate features a number of changes from the original schedule released back in June, including the move of the annual Nebraska-Creighton game to Omaha on Friday, Dec. 11.

Slow Start for Dedrick Mills Doesn't Concern Ryan Held, Neither Does RB Depth | Hail Varsity - Nebraska Football, Recruiting, News
Dedrick Mills is coming along. It hasn’t been the start to the year many likely predicted for the senior runner following his close to the 2019 campaign, but running back coach Ryan Held didn’t seem to be too worried about either Mills’ effectiveness or his availability during an appearance Thursday night on the Husker Sports Nightly radio show.


Iraqi Muslims are rebuilding ISIS-damaged churches to bring back Christians
"We want to say that Christians belong here," says head of Islamic volunteer group in Mosul. "They have a rich history here."

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