Omaha World-Herald columnist Tom Shatel was one of the targets of Nebraska head football coach Bo Pelini's now-infamous napalm-all-the-bridges profanity-laden rant from 2011 that has gone viral. Naturally, Shatel has responded to Pelini in his latest column.
"I heard the audio. I read the comments. No apology is necessary. I've
been cursed at by better coaches than Pelini. Worse coaches, too."
Translation: You're nothing special, Bo.
the years, I've found Bo good to work with one-on-one. Never dull. He's
yelled at me over the phone and 10 minutes later was baring his soul to
Are so saying Pelini's bipolar there, Tom? And here we all were thinking that Pelini only had two settings of "rage" and "even more rage."
"We've had a good working relationship. I assume we still will."
Translation: I have doubts that you're going to be around for much longer, Bo. Nice to know you.
"What I don't get is all the unnecessary drama.
Isn't the jo...