Nebraska offers put focus on wide receivers; Scott Frost’s Florida connection
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Focusing on wide receivers
Nebraska coach Scott Frost and his staff haven’t slowed down on the recruiting trail. In doing so, the Huskers have shown an interest in wide receivers with the latest round of offers. It’s a position group that needs a lot of attention, so it makes sense.
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The Sunshine State
Frost has recruiting ties to Florida now after his two years with UCF. Will that pay off for Nebraska? So far so good when looking at the Huskers’ 2018 recruiting class.
The big plays
Running back Greg Bell and wide receiver Jaron Woodyard may claim not to be a package deal, but the Huskers don’t mind either way. The two junior college athletes from Arizona Western want to make big plays quickly for Nebraska, which is exactly what Frost and his staff want to hear.
What’s next for Nebraska on the recruiting trail? Land of 10’s Chris Bumbaca took a look at where the Huskers are now and offered his thoughts in the latest Nebraska recruiting mailbag.
All the history
For better or worse, the Omaha World-Herald looked at 125 years of Nebraska coaches. It highlights everything from the arrivals to the departures, and it’s a fascinating look at Huskers’ history.
That’s how the Nebraska staff handled the recruitment of safety Deontai Williams. It paid off, too. Williams committed and then signed early with Nebraska.
Nebraska wide receiver De’Mornay Pierson-El celebrated his 22nd birthday on Tuesday. He got a lot of love on Twitter, including this series of photos from teammate Keyan Williams.
Here’s hoping it was a great day for Pierson-El!
— Keyan Williams (@Primetime_IX) December 26, 2017
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