Watch as Husker pitcher Robbie Palkert reacts to Darin Erstad's resignation. He says Erstad was like a father to him and will be until he leaves this earth.
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What a remarkable Monday for Nebraska baseball. It all boils down to this: Starting now, Darin Erstad will always be there for his family. "I just can't ignore that voice in my heart that's screaming at me," he told the Journal Star. "It's time." Nobody can criticize that.
It's fun to speculate on Darin Erstad's successor. But perhaps we shouldn't overthink this one. I believe ESPN analyst Kyle Peterson when he says former Husker Will Bolt is ready to lead a Power Five program. I know this: I want to believe Peterson because in pondering Bolt, images of Dave Van Horn dance in my cranium.