Tom Osborne on Scott Frost; Nebraska’s strength and conditioning coach honored
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Tom Osborne on Scott Frost
Former Nebraska coach Tom Osborne was instrumental in coach Scott Frost’s return to his alma mater. Now that Frost is back home, Osborne is sharing his thoughts and beliefs that Frost will do it “the right way” and will be named coach of the year by his peers.
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Joining the discussion
Frost’s UCF team wasn’t part of the official national title discussion, but Frost will still be a part of the national title game. How? Well, Frost is set to join ESPN’s College Football Playoff Championship pregame coverage.
A major honor
Nebraska’s new strength and conditioning coach Zach Duval received a major honor on Thursday. He was named strength and conditioning coach of the year by FootballScoop.
Pumped to play
Nebraska tight end signee Cameron Jurgens had a wild end to his recruitment, but he’s “pumped” to play for Frost and the Huskers. He’s also ready to help Nebraska finish 13-0 just as UCF did.
A recruiting update
What’s going on in the world of Nebraska recruiting? Land of 10’s Chris Bumbaca recaps it all, including an upcoming visit from Breon Dixon, who is high on Nebraska.
A new home
Former Nebraska cornerbacks coach Donte Williams has found a new home. He has joined Oregon as the Ducks’ new outside linebackers coach.
A decision draws near
Former Nebraska commit Brendan Radley-Hiles is set to announce his commitment decision on Saturday. Will he reconsider the Huskers? At the very least, Nebraska is in the mix as the decision gets closer.
The best responses
Since Nebraska wide receiver Stanley Morgan Jr. announced he will return for his senior season, Twitter has been full of perfect responses. Morgan even responded to a few.
What were some of the funnier reactions? Here’s a quick list to get your Friday started with a laugh:
Omg, I’m done with y’all 😂😂😂 https://t.co/r5LM6xejra
— $TANLEY MORGAN JR 8 (@Thekidstan) January 4, 2018
— Keyan Williams (@Primetime_IX) January 4, 2018
— Delta ❄scar Mike (@chill_out_dom) January 4, 2018
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