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The Nebraska Greats

The Nebraska Greats Podcast is a weekly program produced by The Nebraska Greats Foundation, which serves former collegiate athletes facing medical and financial challenges. Each week hear from hosts like Jim Rose, Jerry Murtaugh, Corey Mckeon, Ross Jernstrom, Brett Wetton, and big name guests with Nebraska ties. Your tax deductible contribution will change the life of a former college sports hero online at www.negreats.org.

Tracks

Jim Hendry with Jim Rose
Joining Jim Rose from Yankee Stadium is Jim Hendry. The former Creighton Baseball Head Coach, Chicago Cubs General Manager, now with the Yankees, talk MLB, breaking the single season homerun record, and the upcoming Jason Judge Memorial Golf Tournament.  Show your support for The Nebraska Greats Foundation online at www.negreats.org. 
17:05 9/12/22
Adam Carriker Joins Brett Wetton
Adam Carriker joins Brett Wetton to talk Husker football, the Carriker Chronicles, and the massive success of Carriker Live - Adam's Facebook livestream event every week after Husker football games.  Show your support for The Nebraska Greats Foundation online at www.negreats.org. 
25:14 4/8/22
Ricky Simmons with Brett Wetton
Brett Wetton sits down with Ricky Simmons on this episode of the Nebraska Greats podcast to talk football, life, and legacy.
46:41 12/20/21
Jordan Westerkamp with Jim Rose
Former standout Nebraska Wide Receiver Jordan Westerkamp sits down and talks with former voice of the Huskers Jim Rose about the need to stay in shape, his workout regime, dealing with his injuries while playing, “Geronimo”, his method to making miraculous catches, and the conditions of the college football game as it's played today.
28:38 12/6/21
Ed Stewart with Jim Rose
Former voice of the Huskers Jim Rose sits down and talks with former All-American Nebraska Mike Linebacker Ed Stewart about his role as Senior Associate Commissioner of the Big 12 conference, the recent expansion in adding Houston, Cincinnati, BYU, & UCF into the Big 12, the potential situation to become the next Athletic Director at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the NIL world, and changes to the world of college athletics.
22:43 11/29/21
Brent Qvale with Jim Rose
Former Nebraska Offensive Lineman & NFL Pro Brent Qvale talks about the Husker’s problems, his playing days, and his future plans in the NFL after being with the Jets, Texans, and Titans with former voice of the Huskers Jim Rose. This podcast is a production of The Nebraska Greats Foundation. Support former collegiate athletes with medical and financial needs at www.negreats.org. 
25:48 11/22/21
Tony Ortiz with Jim Rose
Former Nebraska Strongside Linebacker Tony Ortiz talks with former voice of the Huskers Jim Rose about the coaching instability within the Nebraska football program, the change in expectations, and the work ethic that is needed in order to dominate in college football. This podcast is a production of The Nebraska Greats Foundation. Learn more and support our mission at www.negreats.org. 
17:42 11/15/21
The Game of the Century
Johnny Rodgers joins Ross Jernstrom to talk about the game of the century and its 50th anniversary this year with Nebraska taking on Oklahoma in Norman.   Support the Nebraska Greats Foundation online at www.negreats.org. 
17:55 9/16/21
80's Husker Legend Steve Taylor With Brett Wetton & Monte Kratzenstein
Steve Taylor had a legendary playing career at Nebraska in the 80's but there are many stories you've never heard, because they've never been told publicly until today! Listen to Steve's stories told for the first time on this episode of the NGF podcast! Support the NGF's mission to help former collegiate athletes with medial and financial struggles at www.negreats.org! 
21:20 8/30/21
Husker Aaron Graham With Jim Rose
The 90's Husker football teams were not just the best at Nebraska, but the best ever! Aaron Graham was part of the foundation to that era and he talks with Jim Rose about his playing days, the national championships, what it will take for Nebraska to get back on top, and his son's budding country music career! Support the Nebraska Greats Foundation mission to help athletes at www.negreats.org!
20:06 8/23/21
Jared Crick With Brett Wetton & Monte Kratzenstein
One of the best defensive players to ever play at Nebraska is Jared Crick, and he joins Brett Wetton and Monte Kratzenstein to talk about his playing days and current Husker football hopes in this episode! Support the Nebraska Greats Foundation mission at www.negreats.org! 
18:44 8/16/21
Justin Coleman Joins Brett Wetton
Former Teammates and current friends, Brett Wetton talks with Justin Coleman about this college football playing days and how his journey has taken him to the huge stage he's now on.  Support the mission of the Nebraska Greats Foundation at www.negreats.org! 
44:07 8/9/21
Huskers Cam Jurgens & Austin Allen
Jim Rose talks with current Husker stand outs, Cameron Jurgens and Austin Allen, about the upcoming season, surviving the COVID season, UNL's new AD Trev Alberts, the new changes to the NIL ruling for athletes to get paid, and just how excited should Husker fans be for this fall! Support our mission to help former collegiate athletes who lettered at any university at Nebraska at www.negreats.org. 
19:14 8/2/21
Matt Slauson WIth Corey Mckeon
Matt Slauson was a member of arguably one of the best NU offensive lines and he joins Corey Mckeon to discuss, debate, compare and forecast Husker Football.
28:24 7/26/21
Kaitlyn Hanna Joins Jim Rose
Kaitlyn Hanna may be young, but she's already accomplished more than most golfers and played on some of the finest courses in America.  Kaitlyn joins Jim Rose to talk about her future in the sport and the goals she hopes to accomplish. The Nebraska Greats is a podcast produced by The Nebraska Greats Foundation, a nonprofit organization that assists former collegiate athletes with medical and financial needs.  Learn more and support the mission at www.negreats.org.
22:07 7/19/21
Ross Jernstrom With Jeff Liese
Ross Jernstrom is joined by Husker baseball stand out Jeff Liese as they discuss Husker Baseball past, present, and future for the program.  The Nebraska Greats Foundation helps former collegiate athletes with medical and financial needs and you can help with your support at www.negreats.org.
21:18 6/28/21
Corey Mckeon with Bo Ruud
Bo Ruud joins Corey Mckeon for this episode as they discuss their defensive playing days, living up to legacies, and the future outlook of the Husker football program.  The Nebraska Greats Foundation helps former collegiate athletes who lettered in any sport at any of the 16 colleges and universities in the state of Nebraska with medical and financial challenges.  Support the mission at www.negreats.org. 
22:50 6/21/21
Brian Duensing Joins Ross Jernstrom
Ross Jernstrom hosts this episode and is joined by local favorite and Husker baseball stand out, Brian Duensing! From local High School to Husker Baseball, the Pros to coaching and beyond, they talk about it all in this week's episode! Brian Duensing will be one of three Husker baseball stars featured on stage for the "Millard Roofing Presents The Nebraska Greats Foundation's annual Celebrity Sports Night, presented by 1st State Bank!" Register for tickets or get a table now at www.negreats.org!
25:02 6/14/21
Huskers Jerry Murtaugh & Van Brownson
Jerry Murtaugh was the Defensive leader and team co-captain at Nebraska, but today he faces off against an offensive stand out from his own legendary Husker era. They talk Husker football, past, present and future. Learn more about the mission of the Nebraska Greats Foundation, and how you can support it, at www.negreats.org.
26:04 6/7/21
John Cole Joins Jim Rose
Jim Rose is joined by Husker baseball star John Cole as they talk about Husker Baseball past, present, and what the future holds for the successful program. The Nebraska Greats Foundation helps former collegiate athletes, male or female, in any sport, who lettered at any of the 16 colleges in Nebraska, with medical and financial challenges. www.negreats.org.
27:09 5/31/21
Adam Carriker Joins Brett Wetton
Adam Carriker joins Brett Wetton to talk about his journey from playing High School quarterback, to defensive line at UNL, to his time in the NFL, and to today as he hosts the wildly successful 'Carriker Cronicles.' The Nebraska Greats Foundation services former collegiate athletes who lettered in any sport, at any of the 16 colleges in Nebraska, men and women, with medical financial needs and challenges.  Support our mission today at www.negreats.org.
78:47 5/24/21
Ross Jernstrom with Guy Ingles
Ross Jernstrom hosts and is joined by Guy Ingles, one of the original receiving legends from the beginning of the Husker Football Dynasty.  They talk about the stories, memories, and players missed, as we approach the 50 year anniversary of the 1971 Championship Season. Support the mission of The Nebraska Greats Foundation at www.negreats.org.
26:42 5/17/21
Jerry Murtaugh with Larry Tomlinson
Jerry Murtaugh hosts this week's podcast with special guest Larry Tomlinson.  These two hard hittin' Huskers talk about the good ole' glory days of Husker football, how much the game has evolved since they took the field, and their experiences with building the Nebraska Football Dynasty that stretched from Devaney to Osborne. The Nebraska Greats podcast is a production of The Nebraska Greats Foundation.  This foundation services former collegiate athletes, male or female, who lettered in any sport at any of the 16 colleges in the state of Nebraska, with medical and financial struggles and challenges.  Support our mission today at www.negreats.org.
36:26 5/10/21
Jim Rose with Jimmy Burrow
Jim Rose talks with Jimmy Burrow about his playing days at Nebraska and the legacy of his kids who represented the Burrow name in college football all the way to the Heisman Trophy. The Nebraska Greats is a podcast produced by The Nebraska Greats Foundation which serves former collegiate athletes who lettered in any sport at any of the 16 colleges in Nebraska with medical and financial challenges. Support the mission at www.negreats.org
39:26 5/3/21
Brett Wetton with Maggie Malone
Brett Wetton talks with Maggie Malone about her rise from growing up in the same small town in Nebraska to competing on the world stage for Team USA.  Hear about her incredible story with Brett Wetton that truly defines her as a Nebraska Great! The Nebraska Greats Podcast is a production of the Nebraska Greats Foundation which serves former collegiate athletes who lettered in any sport at any of the 16 colleges in the state of Nebraska with medical and financial needs.  Support our mission with your donation and learn more at www.negreats.org.
48:15 4/26/21
Corey Mckeon With Ben Eisenhart
Corey Mckeon hosts this episode with special guest Ben Eisenhart as they talk about their playing days at Nebraska, the potential their teams had, and the superstars that came out of their era of Husker Football. The Nebraska Greats Foundation serves former collegiate athletes who lettered in any sport, at all 16 colleges in the state of Nebraska, with medical and financial needs. Support our mission at www.negreats.org.
30:17 4/19/21
Jerry Murtaugh with Dave Morock
Jerry Murtaugh, co-captain of the 1970 national champion Husker football team, talks with Dave Morock about the years and games leading up to that team that began a dynasty. Jerry Murtaugh is also the founder of the Nebraska Greats Foundation, which serves former collegiate athletes who lettered in any sport at any of the 16 colleges in Nebraska with medical and financial needs. Support now at www.negreats.org!
34:40 4/12/21
Jim Rose With Adi Kunalic
Jim Rose talks with Adi Kunalic, founder of OpenDorse which represents more than 30,000 athletes around the world on social channels, about the changes, growth, and power of marketing for athletes in the social media era. The Nebraska Greats Podcast is produced by the Nebraska Greats Foundation, which serves former collegiate athletes from any of the 16 colleges in the state of Nebraska, who lettered in any sport, with medical and financial struggles.
28:24 4/5/21
Brett Wetton With Cole Manhart
Brett Wetton talks with Cole Manhart about his college football years in Nebraska, to playing in the pros, and enlisting to serve our country in the Army.
32:15 3/29/21
Ross Jernstrom Talks with Creighton's Brody Deren
Ross Jernstrom talks with Creighton's Brody Deren about  his days in the tournament and just how far the Bluejays may go in 2021!
19:26 3/25/21