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  1. cdriftt24

    cdriftt24 Redshirt Freshman
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    What is the status of Safefy Nick Pola-Gates? I see we offered his cousin. Haven’t heard much about him, was just curious if we still had a shot or if this is a last desperation move to try to get him to think about Nebraska more? His cousin looks pretty impressive as well
     
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    I think it's b/t Between Bama, Neb, ASU and USC. People saying his parents pushing him to Neb, but he likes Bama. We got a shot. Dont count out sneaky Herm.
     
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    I think we are running second to Bama right now, so we have a shot. Bama is also still in on several five star kids, so it is always possible they could fill up and not have room for him.
     
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    ASU, Bama, NU, PSU, USC all still in the running...all HCs going in home within s week if each other.
     
  5. headcard

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    So this is more of a “momma knows best”, than an “always do what’s best for you”?
     
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    RBs should always do what is best for them. Safety’s should listen to their parents.
     
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    That’s true for this cycle. But it could change after early signing.
     
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    Or just go the route of a lobotomized Jack Nicholson*...and always always always listen to coach Scott Frost.

    *Denotes reference to "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest."
     
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    Duh
     
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    Does this means Frost isn’t getting the last inhome?
     
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    doesn’t need to be “the last” if he’s “the best”
     
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    Dumb momma. Cut the apron strings. Most mommas don't know shit about football or being a man. An eighteen year old is a man. Maybe a lump of clay, but an intellectually viable man. The backbone of his character has already be formed.
     
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    James Franklin getting the last visit, I believe
     
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    It's Pola, not Palo
     
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    All I know is HCSF is wearing the Yeezys...it’s a done deal for us
     
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    Alabama just flipped the #1 safety from Michigan. Wonder if that helps our cause?
     
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    I think ASU is our main competition regardless. He just said he wants his parents to be able to come to all of his games.
     
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    There is nothing intellectually viable about almost every 18 year-old male.
     
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    Az to grand island is a 2 hour flight and cheap. Rent a car and be at stadium 4 hours after they left their home.
     
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    Not quite as viable as being closer to home but yeah, Nebraska has is centrally located so many places are a fairly short air trip away.
     
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    There are direct flights from Phoenix to almost every Pac-12 city, plus they could drive to his home games in a matter of minutes. Getting to all of the Big Ten college towns would not be nearly as easy.

    I hope he comes here, but I don't think it bodes well that he said the most important factor will be whether his parents can make it to all the games.
     
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    Looks like Schaefer put in a CB for him to nebraska today
     
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    Frost and Co. are good, but if they can bring this kid in, then I'll start thinking that Frost and Co. are better than good.
     
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    If Bama is done at safety that's a big deal.
     
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    If we land Gates, his DT cousin and Robinson, thisnwill end up being a hell of a class.
     
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    Short list of best classes ever at NU probably.
     
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    And it's only the beginning. We will be used to getting great classes in the very near future.
     
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    Winning next year will help with that
     
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    Has he said when he is announcing?
     
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    All three guys at huge positions of need. Gotta reel 'em in.
     
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    USC poly draw will be hard to beat. If Frost can win out against USC, it will be huge! GBR
     
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    January 19th.

    I wouldn't get your hopes up.
     
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    And I wouldn’t count our Frost either. Anything can happen here. I think you made your point, you don’t think we have much of a shot with this young man and there’s a few that feel we do have a shot. It could go any direct with the young man.
     
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    Has he stated why he is announcing then, as opposed to during the early period? AllStar game?
     

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