This week in Husker history
The week of June 30-July 6, looking back in stretches of years divisible by five:
1918: Nebraska's continuation of football during World War I is a plus for the Red Cross, as this letter to a D.C. newspaper notes.
«1973: Rich Glover begins practices with other college all-stars for a July 27th game against the Miami Dolphins.
2003: The Athletic Department unveils plans for the pregame Husker Nation Pavilion at the Ed Weir Track. Meanwhile, most preseason magazines* pick the 2003 Huskers to finish outside the top 25.
2008: Kicker Jake Wesch, who could've been a small-college quarterback, enters his final season in Lincoln with no regrets.
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