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A woman has sued Nebraska coach Bo Pelini's foundation and offensive coordinator Tim Beck, alleging she suffered brain injuries while participating in a drill at a football clinic put on by the foundation two years ago.
Beverly Morgan said in the lawsuit filed Tuesday in Lancaster County Court that she fell and hit the back of her head while running with a football through two lines of women holding blocking pads. The lawsuit says Beck oversaw the drill and failed to make sure Morgan received medical treatment.
Morgan says she had headaches, slurred speech and memory loss, among other problems. She's asking for $92,500 in medical costs and punitive damages.
Messages were left Wednesday for Morgan's attorney and an attorney handling the case for the foundation.
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Just what you need at the start of your college football season, a lawsuit. But that is exactly what Bo Pelini, his clinic, and offensive coordinator Tim Beck are dealing with. According to the Associated Press, a woman is suing Pelini’s clinic and his OC for traumatic brain injuries she sustained while participating in a [...]
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...
A woman is suing Football 101 (a foundation presented by the Bo Pelini Foundation and the Southeast Nebraska Cancer Center) and Nebraska’s offensive coordinator Tim Beck for alleged injuries she received during a football clinic in 2010.
The Associated Press reportsalleges “Beverly Morgan, 66, of Lincoln she fell and hit the back of her head during a drill in which a gauntlet...
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