Nebraska reportedly targeting former Huskers QB, current LSU assistant to join staff
After Nebraska let go of 4 offensive assistant in November, the Cornhuskers are already looking for replacements.
Nebraska is now looking at a former player to fill one its coaching roles. This player was also an LSU assistant back in the day as well.
Apparently Mickey Joseph is being looked by his alma mater according to John Brice of FootballScoop.com. He would be brought on as the WR coach/ recruiting coordinator.
Joseph played at Nebraska as a quarterback from 1988 to 1991. He had 909 yards passing and 14 touchdowns and 1,108 yards rushing with 16 touchdowns during his time at Nebraska.
Jospeh got his college coaching start at Tulane as a graduate assistant in 1999. He was also a QB coach at Nicholls State from 2001 to 2003 and the RB coach at Central Michigan from 2004 to 2005.
He even has some head coaching experience under his belt as well. Joseph was the head coach of Langston University in Oklahoma from 2011 to 2013 after being an assistant coach there from 2008 to 2011. After his stint at Langston, he was at Alcorn State and Grambling State in assistant coaching roles from 2013 to 2015. His last job before LSU was as the RB coach at Louisiana Tech in 2016.
He was most recently the WR coach at LSU from 2017 to 2019. He became an assistant coach with the Tigers in 2020.