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Scott Frost Day News: Indinia, Makenzie Milton and Thirty Tackles

It was a glorious weekend of chaos and comebacks in college football

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NCAA Football: Fordham at Nebraska Bruce Thorson-USA TODAY Sports

Happy Labor Day! I hope you are getting some well-deserved time off and getting to enjoy them with family and friends!

Frosted Flakes

Fordham LB Ryan Greenhagen registers 30 tackles vs. Nebraska, tying NCAA Division I record -
Greenhagen is the first FCS players to reach 30 official tackles against an FBS squad

That was really impressive.

A decade of Huskers returning punts: Why is it so hard now? | KLIN - News/Talk 1400
Coaching staffs across the country talk ad nauseum about having to win the three-phases of the game. One phase...

Former Navy SEAL walk-on linebacker on 'emotional' Nebraska football 9/11 tribute | Fox News
University of Nebraska football player and former Navy SEAL Damian Jackson spoke about the team's tribute video to 9/11 first responders Friday on "Fox & Friends."

Nebraska Recruiting: Prospects Enjoy First Husker Game Visits Since 2019 - Nebraska Football Recruiting | Hail Varsity
Recruiting never stops and it's easy to miss the top stories day-to-day. Recruiting analyst Greg Smith recaps all things Nebraska recruiting news, analysis and more so you never miss a thing.

Here are the final takes and grades following Nebraska’s 52-7 win over Fordham on Saturday.
Call it what you want, Nebraska came out of the gates on Saturday for FCS Fordham with a bit of a hangover.

Huskers Beat Ramblers at Home, 3-0 - University of Nebraska
Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska soccer team (4-2-0) handed Loyola its first loss of the season with the Huskers’ 3-0 shutout of the Ramblers at Barbara Hibner Stadium

Upset-minded Omaha forces No. 4 Huskers to scrap plan; NU tops Georgia in evening match | Sports |
The Huskers improve to 4-0 this season after winning two matches they trailed in Friday.

Nebraska’s cross country runs to second and sixth place finish at Augustana Twilight | Sports |
As the sun went down on Friday night in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the Nebraska cross country team took the course to kick off their season. Not only did the

Hundreds of young Husker fans take in their first game - KLKN-TV
To keep the sellout streak alive, two UNL donors paid for nearly 2000 young Husker fans to come to a game, free of charge, in what the university is calling the Red Carpet Experience.

Sportin’ Stuff Outside the 402/308

College football’s Power 5 costly downside of guarantee games emerges
A span of less than 30 minutes Saturday night again revealed the potential downside of guarantee games in college football.

It was chaos. It was glorious. (Go Jackrabbits)

Florida State QB McKenzie Milton is finally ready for the talk to be about football, not his career-altering leg injury
McKenzie Milton was once told he’d be lucky to walk without a limp, let alone play football, after he suffered a catastrophic leg injury. Now, almost three years later with a new team, the conversation around the FSU quarterback is simply about football.

I clipped this article before Milton got on the field to lead FSU to a fourth quarter comeback on Sunday night. It was an amazing game (more below).

Florida State's McKenzie Milton leads 4th-quarter TD drive in first game action since devastating leg injury
Playing in his first game since a devastating leg injury threatened to end his career nearly three years ago, backup QB McKenzie Milton led Florida State back from a 10-point deficit to force overtime against No. 9 Notre Dame on Sunday night.

Indiana’s jersey mishap caps blowout defeat to Iowa - Sports Illustrated
The No. 17 Hoosiers had a bad day in their 34-6 loss to No. 18 Iowa. Indiana’s equipment manager had an even worse time.


The Manning ‘MNF’ MegaCast and the End of the Announcer Monopoly Era - The Ringer
In a never-ending bid to attract new viewers—and retain existing ones—networks are offering alternate broadcasts for live sports

South Carolina’s Zeb Noland completes improbable return to field with season-opening win
Earlier this summer, Zeb Noland was a 24-year-old grad assistant for South Carolina. But after injuries depleted the team’s quarterbacks, he made an unlikely return to the field, and helped lead the Gamecocks to a win on Saturday.

More Noise and Other Disturbances

German scientists find fresh evidence of canine intelligence | Dogs | The Guardian
Dogs seem to be able to grasp notion of human intention, say researchers

Nightclub to Use Dancers’ Body Heat to Power the Venue
The pioneering BODYHEAT system at SWG3 could save the popular nightspot up to 70 tons of CO2 per year.

‘Today’ Veteran Willard Scott Dies At 87 : NPR
Before he was the lovable, oddball weather guy on NBC's Today show, Scott was the original Ronald McDonald. He died Saturday.

4-yo Learns Piano in Lockdown, Wins Elite Competition But Can’t Play Carnegie Hall as She’s Too Young for Vaccination

4-year-old Brigitte Xie just started playing piano during lockdown, but was so good she won a competition to play Carnegie Hall.

The Closest Thing I Could Find to a Poop Article This Week

A breathing tube through the butt could be an alternative to mechanical ventilators
Inspired by animals that breathe through their butts, scientists show that mammals can also harness the incredible breathing ability of our butts

I Stopped Taking My Phone into the Bathroom for a Month
I realized that I never went to the bathroom without looking at my phone. As in, I literally had to be refreshing Twitter every time I sat down to urinate.

Then There’s This

Burst pipe leads to discovery of ring lost 25 years earlier -
A burst pipe in the mechanical room of an Alberta couple's home led to the discovery of a ring lost by a previous resident about 25 years earlier.

A Man's Mission To Document The World's Strangest McDonald's. : NPR
Max Krieger celebrates the most uncommon locations of the restaurant that serves as a common bond for most of us. He plans to visit remodeled sites and ones that persist in all their eccentric glory.

Cows Gone Wild

Sound of Moosic: Swiss cows airlifted off mountain pastures ahead of annual parade | World News | Sky News
In order to help the injured animals descend from their summer pastures in the mountains, farmers organised for around 10 of the cows to be given a helicopter ride to an area more accessible to conventional bovine transport.