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Wide receiver Mike Williams took a strange path to Nebraska but he appears to be in the perfect spot.

WR Mike Williams’ journey to Nebraska; Huskers’ top prospects in Georgia

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The right journey

Wide receiver Mike Williams’ journey to Nebraska was a bit of an unconventional one. It took him from Georgia Southern to East Mississippi Community College to the Huskers, but it all worked out exactly as he wanted it to.

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Top Georgia targets

Who are Nebraska’s top targets in Georgia on the recruiting trail? Land of 10’s Chris Bumbaca broke down the impressive list.

Draft projection

Former Nebraska offensive lineman Nick Gates opted to leave the Huskers early for the NFL draft. As the big day approaches, Gates is projected to be selected between the third and fifth rounds.

Offseason hype

Is Nebraska’s offseason hype already out of control? We tackle that question and plenty more in the latest Land of 10 Nebraska football mailbag.

Something to see

Live in Omaha? If so, the Johnny ‘The Jet’ Rodgers exhibit is set to open at Great Plains Black History Museum.

Ready to visit

John Olmstead, a 4-star offensive lineman, is keeping an eye on Nebraska and is ready to make a visit to Lincoln.

Day by day

Need a little Thursday pick-me-up? Let coach Scott Frost’s recent words about team improvement help.

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