Correct me if I’m wrong but at the beginning of the pandemic it was Nebraska high school boys basketball that was captivating ESPN audiences as all other sports grinded to a complete halt.
Nebraska has now announced that they are going to be allowed to have 50% attendance for the Nebraska Spring Game which will be on May 1st at 1 p.m. Nebraska’s Athletic Director Bill Moos said they are hoping for 75% by the time the spring game comes around.
Regardless, could it be the biggest crowd of any sporting event since the pandemic began?
Is the Nebraska spring game going to have the biggest crowd of any sporting event since pre-pandemic? https://t.co/eywaiew3oJ— Stewart Mandel (@slmandel) March 24, 2021
Nebraska gave sports to the country at the beginning of the pandemic. Maybe Nebraska will make it’s mark TOWARD the HOPEFUL end of the pandemic.*
*This Friday Flakes article in no way should serve as a source of authority about whether we are moving “toward” the end of the pandemic. The author is not an expert in any sense of the word. Nor should it be construed to think it is the right time to be “hopeful” for a positive outcome at this point. Hope is subjective and thus cannot be defined except by the holder of said “hope.” Also, this is a reminder that Friday Flakes is merely a Friday morning article on a site about Nebraska sports.
SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS! SPORTS!
Why the Sean McVay-Jared Goff partnership fell apart for Los Angeles Rams
In 2018, Goff and McVay led the Rams to the Super Bowl and looked to have built a permanent foundation. Two years later, the QB is gone. Where did it all go wrong?
Steven M. Sipple: NU doesn't exactly scrimp on nutrition, and players say it's key component | Column | journalstar.com
The Husker football program during the 2020 fiscal year spent $1.904 million on student-athlete meals compared with $392,842 in 2017.
Spring primer: Wild cards on the Husker D-line
We'll point the flashlight on one veteran and one younger player.
Position group: Defensive line
Nebraska Recruiting: Contributions From Young Players Will Help Open Pipelines | Hail Varsity - Nebraska Football, Recruiting, News
Every college program has areas they recruit repeatedly. It’s natural that coaches have connections in certain areas of the country, or a school has just historically done well recruiting a particular state. It has shifted some between coaching staffs over the years at Nebraska.
Hunter Sallis plans a happy birthday, and one college basketball program will also celebrate | NE Prep Zone | omaha.com
Hunter Sallis has two reasons to celebrate Friday.
The second-team prep All-American from Millard North turns 18 — and is announcing his college decision.
NCAA laundry volunteers | wthr.com
Mary Milz gives us an inside look at the volunteers helping make sure the March Madness teams have clean uniforms to compete in.
Volleyball shakes off first set to down Michigan in four
No the score wasn’t off. Yes, Nebraska was indeed down double digits during parts of the first set against Michigan. No matter as the No. 5 Huskers shook off an uncharacteristic first set to take a 3-1 (19-25, 25-16, 25-15, 25-20) win over the Wolverines on Thursday night.
Stoll feels playing in two different systems can help in pro pursuit
If you doubt a man with a mullet can cover 40 yards of ground in approximately 4.6 seconds, Jack Stoll is proof in its possibilities.
Because that's what the former Husker tight end did on Tuesday at Nebraska's Pro Day, in what seemed to be a useful showcase in front of representatives from 23 NFL teams.
The ending of this was maybe one of the most unexpected things I’ve seen in a LONG time— Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) March 25, 2021
An absolutely bananas sitch pic.twitter.com/8kFJnM8vpU
“STICK TO SPORTS!” Nah
Bad News Bias - The New York Times
The U.S. media is offering a different picture of Covid-19 from science journals or the international media, a study finds.
Scientist Says Plastic Pollution Is Shrinking Penises, Will Make Most Men Infertile by 2045 | ZeroHedge
In a new book called Count Down, Dr Shanna Swan writes that humanity is facing an “existential crisis” due to phthalates, a chemical used in the plastic manufacturing process which disrupts the endocrine system.
A growing number of babies are being born with small penises as a result of phthalate syndrome, something that has been observed in rats when they are exposed to the chemical in tests.
Brain rewires itself after injury ‘on the edge of what’s compatible with life’ – Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
For 13 years, Daniel Carr had no idea he was missing part of his brain.
Hazard on road ahead???— MD Waze Volunteers (@WazeMaryland) March 25, 2021
These sharks were seen making their way down the highway in Baltimore. Maybe some friends from @NatlAquarium???? #babyshark #mdtraffic #maryland tt/juliekang8 pic.twitter.com/VZWUlYyCku
The Best Things I Saw On The Internet This Week
#Twitter is the friend who ruins every dinner party and could find a flaw in watching 3-year olds play with puppies at the beach while you’ll sip a cold beer at sunset after playing Augusta National at -3.— Matt Barrie (@MattBarrie) March 25, 2021
An oldie but a goodie