Rapid reaction: Jaimes working at left tackle; offense sluggish in first full pads workout
Brenden Jaimes, who spent his freshman season working on the right side of Nebraska’s offensive line, has spent this spring working at left tackle, Huskers assistant Greg Austin said Thursday.
The 6-foot-5, 280-pounder played left tackle in high school and feels more comfortable there, Austin said after Nebraska wrapped up its third practice of the spring at the Hawks Championship center.
Red Report: Plenty of movement up front as offensive linemen work to find roles
The interior of Nebraska’s offensive line is going to be a regular turnstile for the duration of spring practice.
Position coach Greg Austin has known as much since arriving here, considering all of NU’s starting experience in the middle from 2017 — Michael Decker (knee) and Cole Conrad (shoulder) — is shelved and recovering from offseason operations.
Farniok ready to go to work for new coaching staff
Will Farniok is getting to know different Nebraska football coaches than those who recruited him, but the offensive lineman said Wednesday that he and other future Huskers are "all really excited as recruits to get down there and get ready to work with them."
Farniok was a guest Wednesday on "The Bottom Line" after signing his official letter of intent with NU. The brother of Husker lineman Matt Farniok will enroll in January and is seen as a center or guard for the future.
Raridon, redshirt freshmen offensive linemen pushing for playing time with Huskers
LINCOLN — John Raridon sometimes felt the deck stacked against him last fall, which comes with being a newcomer in the Nebraska football system matched up against veteran teammates.
That made winter priorities very clear for the offensive lineman.
- Columbus TelegramAustin overall likes early returns from freshman OL group during 'adjustment period'June 26, 2019
- Columbus TelegramHusker OL Wilson capitalized on chance to start in 2018, now he's looking to buildMay 26, 2019
- Columbus TelegramFor Huskers' Matt Farniok, now an OL room vet, no room for 'almost there' in 2019May 24, 2019
- Columbus TelegramHuskers look at weight room with 'different mindset'March 7, 2019