Photo: The Nebraska-@FauxPelini Love Affair Continues With This Amazing Huskers Hat Featuring A Cat

@FauxPelini may very well be the most successful Twitter parody account in sports at this point, especially after his real-life alter ego brought out a cat onto the field at Nebraska’s spring game. The Twitter account, school, and coach have been getting along very well for a few months now, but Nebraska won’t do something like…license baseball caps with the famous cat on the...
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Can Nebraska’s Bo Pelini Become America’s Favorite College Football Coach?

There are times when Bo Pelini reminds me of my dad. My dad was a football coach. He helped found the Small Fry league in my tiny Upstate New York town. He coached kids between the ages of nine and 13. He taught the fundamentals. He taught trick plays. He taught you how to tackle the old fashioned way – hard and low – to make sure the runner didn’t go one more yard once you...
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Video: Watch Nebraska’s Spring Game Tunnel Walk From The Player’s Perspective, Get A Glimpse Of Pelini’s Cat

No one did their spring game better than Nebraska this weekend. The Huskers had Bo Pelini walking onto the field with a cat, a former player successfully proposing to his girlfriend, and cheerleaders calling plays.  Nebraska is one of the most storied programs in college football, so it’s no surprise that the Huskers put on a good show during their spring game. More than 62,000...
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Big Tentacles: Bo Pelini, Connor Kruse, Rutgers vs. UConn, and more.

Big Tentacles - The Big Ten and its influence over college football.That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore?Michael Weinreb wonders if Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini's attempts to rehabilitate his image through his interactions with Twitter parody account @FauxPelini are turning into self-parody. (Sports on Earth)But seriously, folks.Sam McKewon says that despite the shenanigans involving...
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Bo Pelini and his cat give us the best sports moment of the year

Nebraska Cornhuskers head coach Bo Pelini has shown a surprisingly self-deprecating side in recent weeks.  This new side of the steely coach centers around his interaction with one of the best parody accounts on Twitter – @FauxPelini.  We’ve already seen the coach interact with his doppelganger before, but during Saturday’s spring game, the Nebraska coach took it to another...
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Nebraska Spring Game Stars a Man and His Cat

Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini is not known for smiling. He is not known for his pleasant demeanor or for joking around a lot (although he did have a good prank on his guys prior to last season). Challenge him; threaten his job and he'll throw your threats right back at you.But for some reason when it comes to the man and his cat he's just a great big softy.@Huskers/TwitterThe...
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Bo Pelini lets cheerleaders call plays at spring game, brings cat too

Bo Pelini’s cat has become almost as famous as he is. The Nebraska Cornhuskers Coach, noted for his “colorful” personality, inspired one of the most popular and funniest sports figure parody accounts around in Faux Pelini. The real Pelini is well aware of Faux Pelini and once even tweeted asking for cat back. Today, Bo Pelini led his Nebraska Cornhuskers team out of the tunnel...
Via The Sports Bank
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Bo Pelini Leads Nebraska Onto Field With His Cat For Spring Game

Inspired by the Twitter account Faux Pelini, Nebraska Cornhuskers head coach Bo Pelini led the team onto the field for the Spring game with his cat held over his head like Simba from the Lion King. I'm in tears. RT @Huskers: Now we're ready for the #Huskers Spring Game. — Spencer Hall (@edsbs) April 12, 2014 [@erinsorenson] The post Bo Pelini...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bo Pelini Proudly Enters Nebraska Spring Game With A Cat (Photos)

Nebraska coach Bo Pelini stole the show during Saturday afternoon’s spring game, bringing a cat with him to lead his team out of the tunnel. Now we're ready for the #Huskers Spring Game.— Nebraska Huskers (@Huskers) April 12, 2014 With Pelini and his furry friend leading the charge, the head coach then did one better and raised the cat in the air in...
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Video: Former Nebraska Offensive Lineman Jeremiah Sirles Successfully Proposes To Girlfriend At Huskers’ Spring Game

There aren’t really any winners or losers during spring games–teams scrimmage against themselves–but it’s probably safe to call Nebraska a winner today.  Nebraska began its spring game at Memorial Stadium with Bo Pelini holding a cat while walking out of the tunnel and then holding it up, circle-of-life style, before the crowd. During warmups, Pelini and wide receiver Kenny...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

All hail the CatHuskers! Bo Pelini brings cat on field at Nebraska spring game.

The Twitterverse has officially bled into reality. Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini brought a cat onto the field of Memorial Stadium for the Cornhuskers' spring game on Saturday. Thus bringing the ongoing "feud" between Pelini and fake Twitter nemesis @FauxPelini into real life.Now we're ready for the #Huskers Spring Game.— Nebraska Huskers...
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Bo Pelini Raises Cat During The Tunnel Walk At Nebraska Spring Game, The Internet Explodes, @FauxPelini & Tim Miles Respond

Saturday’s Husker spring game in Lincoln, Nebraska got off to a great start when usually grumpy head coach Bo Pelini paid homage to internet sensation @FauxPelini by hoisting a cat to the crowd as he came through the tunnel walk. @FauxPelini’s response was ‘puuuurfect’. Even Nebraska’s  head basketball coach chimed in on Bo’s cat-tacular entrance. The MVP of [&...
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Bo Pelini Enters Spring Game with Cat (Video)

If you don’t know the backstory with Bo Pelini and this cat, let me briefly explain it to you. There is a an account @fauxpelini that is probably the best fake account on Twitter and he has that same cat in his avatar. Now that Bo has been having a little more fun these days, he thought he would spice up the Spring Game by doing Nebraska’s famous “tunnel walk” with the cat...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Why did Bo Pelini bring a cat to Nebraska's spring game?

Bo Pelini has 78.4K followers on Twitter. Fake Bo Pelini has 84.9K followers on Twitter. When person pretending to be you has more Twitter followers than you, it might be upsetting. The real Pelini has, though, over the past couple of months, acknowledged fake Pelini’s presence.  Pelini took that acknowledgement a step further today. Fake Bo Pelini’s Twitter account profile...
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Nebraska Football: 5 Biggest Questions Heading Into 2014

Every school should have a Bo Pelini on the sidelines. The often intense, animated and always controversial coach of the Nebraska Cornhuskers won the battle with the university brass. Question is will he win the war?After the 2013 season, where the Cornhuskers lost four games and questions arose about his ability to coach and win in the Big Ten, Pelini stood at the podium and dared...
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