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Pelini hires longtime Huskers assistant Ron Brown

Given their different personalities, Ron Brown's choice to continue working for Bo Pelini might seem improbable. Brown said Thursday the decision was easy and based on the support Pelini gave him at Nebraska when he mingled his Christian faith with football. The 58-year-old Brown this week began his new job as Pelini's associate head coach and running backs coach at Youngstown State...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Tressel Consulted With Tom Osborne Before Hiring Bo Pelini

Twitter/@Huskers On paper, Youngstown State’s hiring of Bo Pelini was a slam dunk, but off the field, there are some obvious concerns. Youngstown State president and former Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel did his due diligence before hiring Pelini, he consulted with Nebraska legend Tom Osborne, the man that hired Pelini in 2007.  So when Pelini emerged as a candidate for YSU’s...
Via College Spun
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Is the Bizarro Big Ten Better Off? What A Seinfeld Episode Can Teach Us About Coaching Changes

Follow TSS @TheStudentSect Author @TheCoachBart The 137th episode of Seinfeld is called The Bizarro Jerry, where Kramer gets a real job (or at least goes to work at one), Elaine breaks up with a guy who is totally cool and just being friends, and George dates a woman who’s beautiful enough to get him into a models-only nightclub, but flawed in that she has man-hands. Over the course...
Via The Student Section
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Ohio State to Hire Tim Beck as Co-Offensive Coordinator

According to Joe Schad from ESPN, Ohio State is set to add Tim Beck to their offensive coaching staff after the College Football Playoff National Championship Monday night. The former Nebraska offensive coordinator would replace offensive coordinator Tom Herman, who will become Houston’s head coach after Monday night. Beck was not retained by the Cornhuskers after the firing of...
Via Waiting For Next Year
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska OL Paid Tribute To Pelini With ‘BO’ On His Helmet

Nebraska offensive lineman Jake Cotton paid tribute to Bo Pelini by replacing the numbers on his helmet with "BO."
Via Gamedayr
December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska continues Pelini’s 4 loss tradition, losses Holiday Bowl 45-42

Could there have been a more fitting end to the Bo Pelini era at Nebraska? While Pelini wasn’t on the sideline to witness the Holiday Bowl, it felt like his ghost was there as USC defeated the Huskers 45-42 and fulfilled the 9-4 tradition of the Bo Pelini era. Sure, the loss will technically go on Barney Cotton’s record but the reality is that every season of the Pelini era ended...
Via Talking 10
December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska left seat empty on team bus in honor of Bo Pelini

Nebraska fell to USC 45-42 in the Holiday Bowl in what was the Cornhuskers’ first game since the university fired head coach Bo Pelini. While Pelini has moved on, and has his sights set on Youngstown State, his presence was felt as Nebraska headed to Qualcomm Stadium for Saturday’s game. “#Huskers Team Buses en route...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska Players Show Their Support For Bo Pelini In The Holiday Bowl

It was well-documented that the Nebraska players were very displeased with the firing of Bo Pelini and they have decided to use the Holiday Bowl as a stage to continue to show their support for Bo. Kenny Bell with Bo's name on wrist tape. pic.twitter.com/kPqKx4OcJ7 (via @HuskersGameday @RedditCFB) — Phil Hecken (@PhilHecken) December 28, 2014 […] The post Nebraska Players Show...
Via Diehardsport
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Photos: Nebraska OL Jake Cotton Has “BO” On His Helmet Instead Of His Number To Honor Pelini

Nebraska fired Bo Pelini on Nov. 30, but the former Husker coach remains on many of players’ minds.  Saturday evening, Nebraska’s players left a seat open for Pelini on their bus traveling to the Holiday Bowl . For the Huskers’ game against USC, senior offensive lineman Jake Cotton has “BO” on his helmet instead of his No. 68.  Check it out:  Nebraska senior offensive...
Via College Spun
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska left seat open on team bus to honor Bo Pelini

Clearly, Nebraska players are still not happy about how the school handled firing former head coach Bo Pelini. Earlier today, we learned that players booed chancellor Harvey Perlman at a bowl luncheon. Now, the Huskers are honoring Pelini on the bus ride to tonight’s Holiday Bowl against USC. #Huskers Team Buses en route to Holiday Bowl. Front Seat on Bus 1 empty in honor of...
Via College Spun
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska Leaves Bus Seat Empty To Honor Bo Pelini

Nebraska left a bus seat empty on their bus to the Holiday Bowl in honor of their fired coach, Bo Pelini.
Via Gamedayr
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska chancellor booed by Huskers players?

When Bo Pelini was fired by Nebraska Nov. 30, a significant amount of current and former Husker players voiced their disagreement with the decision.  It appears some of Nebraska’s student-athletes are still upset with the Huskers’ administration.  At a Holiday Bowl luncheon in San Diego Friday afternoon, Nebraska chancellor Harvey Perlman was “booed” by a few Husker players...
Via College Spun
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Good news! Faux Pelini will continue

One of the best parody Twitter accounts, Faux Pelini, will not die when the real Bo Pelini transitions to Division I FCS Youngstown State. The man behind the account, a Nebraska fan living in Chicago, tells ESPN.com that the Faux Pelini will remain interested in the happenings in Lincoln and comment about them. The fake Pelini account began in 2010 and commented on everything Nebraska...
Via Awful Announcing
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

I’ll Give This Bo Pelini Rap Song A Soft B

  So some guy named Chris Hatch went and made a Bo Pelini rap song called “Straight Outta Youngstown” that pretty much caps off the whole Pelini getting fired and then calling the Nebraska AD a “pussy,” which was then leaked to the Omaha newspaper. You have to give Chris credit for the hustle here considering the “pussy” thing was made public on Wednesday. The problem...
Via Busted Coverage
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Straight Outta Youngstown: Bo Pelini Audio Yields Leaked Diss Track

On November 30, 2014 Nebraska head football coach Bo Pelini was fired.  Two days later he held a closed-door meeting with a group of his former players.  The audio of what he said was leaked to the media and has made waves throughout the state.  The Omaha World Herald recently released the audio version they [&hellip (Visited 4 times, 4 visits today) The post Straight Outta...
Via No Coast Bias
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Ranking coaching hires is like picking your reindeer

Follow TSS on Twitter @TheStudentSect Author @TheCoachBart I was watching the timeless holiday classic Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer last week when it struck me that Santa’s whole system needs an about face, and to bring in an HR guy at some point. He basically dismissed Rudolph’s chances of being on the sleigh team just because he had a red nose. Then you’ve got the Reindeer...
Via The Student Section
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Youngstown St. addresses Bo Pelini's profanity-laced rant

Youngstown State’s administration has released a statement concerning the profanity-laced audio tape that surfaced Wednesday which contained Bo Pelini’s rant about Nebraska’s higher-ups.  Pelini, a Youngstown native, was hired to be the Penguins’ new football coach on Tuesday. On Wednesday, the Omaha World-Herald released a tape with audio from Pelini’s final meeting...
Via College Spun
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

AUDIO: Bo Pelini Tirade Against Nebraska, AD Shawn Eichorst Is One For The Ages

Bo Pelini unleashed a tirade for the ages against Nebraska and AD Shawn Eichorst. Here's audio of his rant. 
Via Gamedayr
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Listen: Audio Of Bo Pelini’s NFSW Rant On Nebraska’s AD Released

Back in early December, a few days after his firing, former Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini met with his former players at a nearby high school to talk to them about the circumstances regarding his dismissal. As we learned Wednesday via the Omaha World-Herald, Pelini chose to drop some choice words regarding school AD Shawn Eichorst. In the first minute of the rant, Pelini called Eichorst...
Via College Spun
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska respondes to Bo Pelini’s alleged comments about administration

To say the words used in an off-campus non-official meeting between Bo Pelini and his Huskers players were harsh would be an understatement. Crass, disrespectful and unprofessional may be more appropriate. After the Omaha World Herald released a story outlining what is reportedly an audio recording of that meeting, the university and it’s administration responded with strong words...
Via Talking 10
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bo Pelini calls Nebraska AD a ‘c–t’ and ‘p-ssy’

Former Nebraska coach Bo Pelini ripped into Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst during a meeting with his players following his firing by the school on Nov. 30. Two days after being fired by Nebraska, Pelini met with his players in a private meeting at a local high school. Pelini wanted to talk with his players...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Nebraska LB Says Pelini’s Comments Should Surprise No One, Cultivated Unhealthy “Us vs. Them” Mentality

It’s been an ugly day for Bo Pelini. Earlier Wednesday, a profanity-laced audio tape of the former Nebraska coach’s final meeting with his Huskers’ players surfaced. Pelini called Nebraska’s athletic director, Shawn Eichorst, a “p*ssy” and a “c*nt”, among other things. Nebraska officials released a statement regarding the alleged comments, saying they “re-affirmed”...
Via College Spun
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bo Pelini shows true colors in burning bridges at Nebraska

If ever one has wondered how to handle getting fired by you boss, ex-Nebraska Cornhuskers head coach Bo Pelini has given a proper case study in what not to do. Not only did he publicly slam his old bosses at Nebraska in a press conference to announce his hire at Youngstown State, but Pelini also managed to go scorched earth to his “employees” about his bosses. On Wednesday, the...
Via Talking 10
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska Releases Statement Regarding Pelini, Claims Transcript “Reaffirms” Decision To Fire Him

Wednesday afternoon, the Omaha World-Herald released a full transcript of a speech that former Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini gave his players at a nearby high school a few days after his firing. In the rant, Pelini referred to his former athletic director, Shawn Eichorst, as both a “p****” and a “c***” when referencing the pair’s working relationship. It’s clear that...
Via College Spun
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Bo Pelini Called Nebraska’s AD A “P****” And A “C***” In Post-Firing Players Meeting

Pelini Former Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini has officially moved on from the Cornhuskers, signing on to become the new head coach at Youngstown State University earlier this week. But the way he left Lincoln is going to be talked about for quite some time. A few days after his firing, Pelini met with the majority of his players at a nearby high school. Reports, mostly from the students...
Via College Spun
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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