Originally written on TheMatadorSports  |  Last updated 10/14/14
Beverly J. Morgan is suing Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini’s charitable foundation (Bo Pelini Foundation, Inc.) for injuries sustained during an annual football clinic for women called Football 101. Back in June 2, 2010, Morgan, who was a participant in the Football 101 clinic, was partaking in a common football drill called the gauntlet (where a running back carries the ball through two-sided wall of defenders trying to strip the ball using blocking pads).  As such, when Morgan ran through the gauntlet, she was struck violently by women on either side causing her to fall to her feet and hitting her head on the training floor center.  At no time was Morgan instructed or warned about the drill and she was not issued protective football gear.  As a result of the incident, Morgan sustained headaches, constant nausea, and her right foot was dragging.  As time ensued, she noticed continued headaches, speech pattern issues, memory loss, blurred vision, tremors, etc.  In August 2010, while e...
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