ESPN Computer Predicts The Winner Of Iowa vs. Nebraska

Nebraska Huskers head coach Scott Frost against Iowa.
Nebraska Huskers head coach Scott Frost against Iowa.

Nebraska’s football program is in deep need of a win this weekend. Unfortunately, the Huskers aren’t favored to get one.

Scott Frost’s program is scheduled to face rival Iowa on Friday afternoon. The Huskers are coming off an embarrassing home loss to Illinois.

Nebraska’s head coach knows his team has a tough task ahead of it.

“They’re going to make you earn it, man. They’re a physical program,” Frost said about Iowa on Monday, via Chad Leistikow of the Des Moines Register.

ESPN’s Football Power Index has made its prediction for the game.

ESPN’s Football Power Index is giving Iowa an 86.1 percent chance to win the game, giving Nebraska just a 13.9 percent chance at an upset.

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Layoffs lead to another programming shake-up at 710 ESPN Seattle

Three veteran sports radio hosts from 710 ESPN Seattle have been laid off as part of the company’s larger cost-cutting measures, prompting another shake-up to the station’s talk-show lineup.

John Clayton, Jim Moore and Tom Wassell were informed Thursday that they were being let go.

The cost-cutting moves were a directive from the station’s parent company, Bonneville International, as a result of a steep decline in advertising revenues during the economic downturn this year, said Mike Salk, the director of Programing for Bonneville Seattle.

Salk said the station held off “as long as possible” in an effort to save jobs.

The layoffs, he said, were “due specifically to significant loss of ad revenue as a result of COVID-19. We made as many adjustments as we could to control costs while saving jobs. Eventually, the ongoing financial situation led to a reduction of personnel. …

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