Dan Doering is looked at as one of the finest offensive line prospects in America this year and many programs have taken notice, one of those being Nebraska. Doering has taken multiple visits to Iowa but has yet to pull the trigger. Does he have a timetable in mind for when he will make a decision? What does he think of Nebraska in general?
Dan Doering's wants are pretty basic: a place where he feels at home where he feels
he can expand his skills and contribute as best he can. One such place he may find himself as of
February is the University of Nebraska. One thing that Doering especially likes
about the Cornhuskers is their coaching staff. "Like most of the colleges I'm interested
has a really good staff. Coach Callahan and Coach Wagner, both of those two make
a great O-line team." Doering also
enjoys what Nebraska offers as an overall program. "Nebraska is known as a place for great
football and a great fan base."
now, Coach Bill Callahan, Defensive Coordinator Kevin Cozgrove and Offensive
Line Coach Dennis Wagner are heavily recruiting Doering to help revitalize the
pipeline of great offensive linemen. Doering states that he does not have any
leaders for his services at this time. When Doering visited Lincoln unofficially this
past summer, he saw a lot that he enjoyed. "It's a good fit for me. It's the real deal and I was kind of sold
on it. Lincoln seemed like a nice
town. I could see myself there," he
Doering said that he is definitely interested in the possibility of
becoming a Cornhusker and visits Nebraska on the December 17th
weekend. When asked if he
feels he can have an immediate impact, Dan mentions that he's not really the
type of make that sort of an assumption early on. "I don't really think of myself as a hot
shot or anything. Once the season's
over, I'm going to see how the competition is at my new school and see how I can
plans to make all five official visits before coming to a decision. Right now, he has official visits
planned for Iowa, Nebraska, Notre Dame and will choose between Miami, Oklahoma and
the final two visits. Doering also
is doing well in the classroom with a current 3.2 GPA out of a 4.0 scale. Doering's team is starting the first
round of the playoffs and is 6-3 overall.
Dan ends up, the school is going to inherit a fantastic offensive line athlete
and a student that will make the university proud.