Think about this stat for a moment ...

Nine ex-Husker quarterbacks currently are coaching in the college game.

Yeah, seems like a big number.

Here's the list: 

* Zac Taylor -- New offensive coordinator at University of Cincinnati.

* Scott Frost -- Recently took over as head coach at Central Florida.

* Ryan Held -- Recently named Frost's running backs coach at UCF.

* Turner Gill -- Just completed fourth season as head coach at Liberty.

* Joe Dailey -- Just completed fourth season as assistant at Liberty.

* Mickey Joseph -- Recently named running backs coach at Louisiana Tech.

* Gerry Gdowski -- Tight ends coach and recruiting coordinator at Vanderbilt.

* Mike Grant -- Just named wide receivers coach at Wyoming.

* Cody Green -- Graduate assistant at UNLV.

Reach the writer at 402-473-7440 or ssipple@journalstar.com.


Husker columnist

Steven, a lifelong Nebraskan, newspaper enthusiast and UNL grad, joined the Journal Star in 1990 and has covered NU football since 1995.

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