Michael Messerly

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Say whatever you want about Urban Meyer, but when he called out the rest of the conference schools about their lack of recruiting success ... it changed the game in the B1G!


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Yeah, well, he can go or he can ride out that scholarship and get a college degree. Scholarships aren't promises for playing time.


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This alt uniform at least makes sense to the team's tradition and identity.


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What impresses me is the make up of the depth at the QB position. From Taylor Martinez to Tommy Armstrong to Tanner Lee, there was never a doubt who the starting QB would be and grave concern if either of them got hurt who would replace them. I firmly believe this caused a lack of develop…

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The linebackers are so inexperienced, unproven or so marginal in talent that Mo’s health is going to be so critical to the team’s success. He just can’t go down.


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There's an awful lot that goes into a coach's decision making on playing time, but Jaylin Bradley just doesn't seem to be a fit for NU at RB. Just spit balling here, but what about giving the kid a look at LB? He'd have to put on a lot of muscle and weight, but the LB ranks are really thi…

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Over the last four seasons, Nebraska has averaged 5.75 wins a season. The talent is getting better, no question, but 10 wins seems a stretch. I can see 7 or 8, with only four short putts gimmies, but the rest of the season should be a fight to reverse the trend. Nebraska isn’t just showin…

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This does not at all seem to be a high priority case for the D.A. Office. I still do not understand how this case has not already been settled with a plea agreement.


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What makes the Big 10 feel unusual is NU hasn’t been winning or close to it in football. If Nebraska has been much more competitive, I don’t think Nebraska fans would feel awkward in this conference. Winning solves all ills.


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How this hasn't already resulted in a plea deal is simply beyond me