Articles by HuskerMax

Tommie Frazier: Admiring the Less Noticed

2/19/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, national championship quarterback Tommie Frazier talks about the important roles everyone on a team has and why he admires all of them.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through…

Tom Osborne: Admiration for Student Athletes

2/16/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, Hall of Fame coach Tom Osborne explains why he admires every student athlete, and he also talks about the hard work required to be a part of a major college program.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of…

Tommie Frazier: Team Policed Itself

2/14/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Nebraska quarterback Tommie Frazier talks about how the team policed itself and kept each other in check.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the…

Tom Rathman: Academic Standards

2/12/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Husker fullback Tom Rathman speaks about the academic standards while he was at Nebraska.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does…

Johnny Rodgers: The Importance Of College Fans

2/9/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, Johnny "The Jet" Rodgers talks about what he thinks college fans bring to the table.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does…

Tom Rathman: What if UNL disappeared

2/7/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Husker fullback Tom Rathman gives his take on what would happen if the University of Nebraska football team ceased to exist.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through…

Tommie Frazier: Western Nebraska

2/5/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Husker quarterback Tommie Frazier talks about the extra loyalty it takes to be a fan from western Nebraska.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored…

Tom Osborne: What Is a Nebraska Fan?

2/2/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, Hall of Fame coach Tom Osborne describes a Nebraska Cornhusker fan in his own words.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does…

Tommie Frazier: Misperceptions

1/31/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Nebraska quarterback Tommie Frazier talks about fans and their misperceptions about him.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean…

Barry Switzer: The Bob Devaney taco story

1/29/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer shares his favorite Bob Devaney story.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be…

Tom Rathman: Husker Fans Are a Reason for Our Success

1/1/18 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Nebraska fullback Tom Rathman talks about the importance of Husker fans toward the success of the football team.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored…

Johnny Rodgers: Fair Catches Don’t Entertain

12/29/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, Nebraska Heisman Trophy winner  Johnny "The Jet" Rodgers explains why he never waved for a fair catch.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question,…

Barry Switzer: Sooner Fans Should Be More Like Husker Fans

12/27/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, legendary Oklahoma Sooners coach Barry Switzer speaks to the kindness and genuineness of Nebraska Cornhusker fans.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What…

Johnny Rodgers: Why I give back

12/25/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, Johnny "The Jet" Rodgers explains why he is adamant about giving back to the community he is from. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question,…

Tommie Frazier: Husker fans in one word

12/22/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Husker quarterback Tommie Frazier talks about the loyalty of Husker fans. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be…

Carriker Chronicles: Adrian Martinez interview

12/20/17 | HuskerMax
Nebraska quarterback commit Adrian Martinez talks with Adam Carriker about the open competition at QB, why he’s so excited to play for Coach Frost and signing with Nebraska on Wednesday. Former Husker Carriker talks with Nebraska quarterback commit Adrian Martinez on why he picked the Huskers, Scott Frost and more.

Johnny Rodgers: Why he became a Husker

12/20/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, Johnny "The Jet" Rodgers talks about wanting to sign with USC until meeting legendary coach Bob Devaney. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What…

Husker Doc Talk: Final Thoughts on 2017

12/19/17 | HuskerMax
As 2017 comes to an end, Rob Zatechka and Travis Justice give their final thoughts on what has been a remarkable year. Dr. Rob and Travis got into their now weekly Brook Berringer argument. And yes they spend a lot of time talking about Scott Frost, recruiting, and the upcoming bowl game that Frost will coach for UCF. Listen to…

Tommie Frazier: When you’re hot, you’re hot

12/18/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Husker quarterback Tommie Frazier talks about the ups and downs of being a star athlete. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does…

Tommie Frazier: On being a dad

12/15/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Husker quarterback Tommie Frazier talks about separating football from parenthood. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a…

Six games added to future Nebraska football schedules

12/13/17 | HuskerMax
Nebraska has added a total of six home games against three non-conference opponents to its future football schedules and also adjusted the date of a previously scheduled game. The games added to the Nebraska schedule: South Dakota State—Sept 12, 2020; Aug. 31, 2024; Sept. 9, 2028 North Dakota—Sept. 3, 2022; Sept. 19, 2026 Georgia Southern—Sept. 10, 2022 The 2020 matchup with South Dakota…

Johnny Rodgers: Believe in yourself

12/13/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, legendary Nebraska Cornhusker Johnny "The Jet" Rodgers talks about the importance of believing in yourself. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it…

Tommie Frazier: Fan-team relationship

12/6/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, Tommie Frazier speaks to the uniqueness of Husker fans' relationships to the Nebraska Cornhusker football team. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does…

Frost names 7 assistants

12/4/17 | HuskerMax
  Nebraska Head Coach Scott Frost has announced the hiring of seven assistant coaches on his Husker football staff. A 2017 national coach of the year candidate, Frost was hired as Nebraska’s head coach this weekend. The seven new Nebraska assistant coaches all come to Lincoln after spending the past two seasons on Frost’s UCF staff. The group has been…

Tom Osborne: Loyalty and kindness

12/4/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, Tom Osborne talks about the loyalty and kindness of Husker fans. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a…

Scott Frost introduction: Quotes

12/3/17 | HuskerMax
  Bill Moos’ opening statement “Okay. Seems like we’ve been doing this a lot lately. But this is fun, this is a celebration for several reasons. But I want to offer some thanks first to some people very instrumental in getting this all accomplished. President Bounds, Chancellor Green, Coach Osborne. Turnkey Search and my good friend, Gene DeFilippo, and of…

Player quotes: Scott Frost introduction

12/3/17 | HuskerMax
Offensive Lineman Jerald Foster On the hiring of Scott Frost “Just seeing the former players, the coaching staff, third floor and all of our fans going the same way is just great. It feels like we’re moving forward. We haven’t really done anything yet, but it does feel like at least everyone is on board with Frost and what he’s…

Barry Switzer: Option football at its finest

12/1/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer explains why the option game was so successful. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to…

Husker Doc Talk: Waiting for the new guy

11/29/17 | HuskerMax
What's it like from a player's perspective to have your coach dismissed and then wait for a new one? Zach Potter, who was a junior when Bill Callahan was fired, joins Dr. Rob Zatachka and Travis Justice to provide some insights. Listen to the entire podcast here. CLICK FOR FULL PODCAST

Tom Osborne: His earliest Husker memories

11/29/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, Tom Osborne speaks about his childhood as a Husker fan. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a Husker…

Barry Switzer: The Importance Of Recruiting

11/24/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer discusses the importance of recruiting in achieving success on the field. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does…

Tom Rathman: Favorite Husker memories

11/22/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Nebraska fullback Tom Rathman shares his favorite memories as a Cornhusker. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be…

Tommie Frazier: Are Nebraskans fair-weather fans?

11/20/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, College Football Hall of Fame quarterback Tommie Frazier breaks down what a real fan is. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it…

Barry Switzer: Preparing for Nebraska

11/17/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer explains how he prepared for teams like Nebraska as opposed to the "gimme" games. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the…

Husker Doc Talk: Pros & Cons of the Nebraska Job

11/14/17 | HuskerMax
Dr. Rob Zatechka and Travis Justice discuss the pros and cons of the Nebraska job. Everyone wants Scott Frost, and it would be foolish to think the former Nebraska quarterback isn't at least a little stimulated by the thought of coming home to lead his alma mater. But this might be tough for Husker fans to hear: Nebraska is NOT…

Barry Switzer: Playing on both sides of the ball

11/13/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer recalls his days of playing on both sides of the ball in college at Arkansas. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored…

Charlie McBride: Athletics are the doorway

11/10/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Husker defensive coordinator Charlie McBride talks about how athletics are the doorway to Nebraska. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it…

Husker Doc Talk: How Can It Not Be Over?

11/8/17 | HuskerMax
Dr. Rob Zatechka and Travis Justice talk about the Nebraska loss to Northwestern. They also address what appears to be the impending end of the Mike Riley era as the coach sounds like a man who's already been fired. Listen to the entire podcast here. CLICK FOR FULL PODCAST

Tom Osborne’s 1962 return to Nebraska

11/8/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, Tom Osborne explains how he got in with Bob Devaney and why he came back to Nebraska. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What…

Charlie McBride: Husker fans in Arizona

11/3/17 | HuskerMax
In this Through These Gates outtake, former Nebraska defensive coordinator Charlie McBride recalls his first day living in Arizona -- and discovering how many neighbors were Husker fans. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These…

Husker Doc Talk: Fan passion

11/2/17 | HuskerMax
Are Husker fans that different from other college football fan bases? Sure they are "nice," but they are also vicious to their own when it comes expectations of the program and living up to those lofty goals. Travis Justice and Dr. Rob Zatechka discuss this passion that at times borders on the lunatic fringe. Also, commentary on the win at…

Tommie Frazier: Inspiring His Teammates

10/30/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Hall of Fame quarterback Tommie Frazier talks about being a leader by example. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a Husker…

Charlie McBride: A Grassroots Program

10/27/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Charlie McBride talks about how the Husker program started at the bottom of the barrel and over decades grew to be a powerhouse because of the community it was from. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the…

Joel Klatt: Scott Frost is No. 1 NCAAF coaching candidate

10/26/17 | HuskerMax
Fox Sports' Joel Klatt says former Husker quarterback Scott Frost, now the head coach at Central Florida, is college football's top coaching candidate this year. Klatt notes that Frost has played under or coached with an impressive and diverse array of college and pro coaches. "If Nebraska doesn't pay him five million dollars this year," Klatt says, "somebody else will."…

Tre Bryant: Post-surgery update

10/25/17 | HuskerMax
Nebraska running back Tre Bryant underwent knee surgery Tuesday and provided this update via Twitter on Wednesday. From family, to teammates, to coaches/trainers.. Thank you for all the prayers and hospital visits! #FarFromOver As he recuperates, he has his teammates' support. Nebraska will seek a medical redshirt for the sophomore from St. Louis, who is the Huskers' second-leading rusher at 299…

Husker Doc Talk: Dave Rimington in studio

10/25/17 | HuskerMax
Now that he's done being the interim athletic director at Nebraska, Dave Rimington can get back to his regular life. But first, Dave stops by to visit with with Travis and Dr. Rob about his short but productive time back in Lincoln. There are insights into how he was hired, the processes that led to the hiring of Bill Moos,…

Milt Tenopir: Respect For The O-Line

10/25/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, legendary coach Milt Tenopir talks about his love, respect and relationships with his offensive linemen. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be…

Bill Moos is named A.D.

10/15/17 | HuskerMax
  Bill Moos, a distinguished collegiate athletics leader who elevated programs at the University of Oregon and Washington State University to national prominence, has been named the University of Nebraska’s new director of athletics, Chancellor Ronnie Green announced Sunday.   CLICK FOR COVERAGE   Moos, who has been director of athletics at Washington State since 2010, will begin his tenure…

Mike Riley postgame quotes: 2017 Ohio State

10/15/17 | HuskerMax
Opening Statement “All right well there’s not a lot of anything happy, good to say about that one, that was a really disappointing loss, and how it was, for sure, how it started and continued through it, so I think with that, I’ll just open it up to some questions.”  On what he was thinking as the game went on…

Charlie McBride on negativity

10/13/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Charlie McBride talks about how negativity affects fans. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a Husker fan?” These lost tapes will…

Tom Rathman: Learning the right way

10/11/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Tom Rathman discusses the value of learning how to win during his college years. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a…

Morgan on Biletnikoff list

10/11/17 | HuskerMax
Nebraska wide receiver Stanley Morgan Jr. was one of nine players added to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List released Wednesday morning. The award is given to the nation’s top receiver by the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc. Morgan has emerged as one of the Big Ten’s top playmakers during the first half of the season for the Big Red. Morgan…

What did Tommie Frazier call himself?

9/29/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Tommie Frazier talks about leadership. and why he thinks people may view him as a jerk. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to…

Barry Switzer: Getting Flipped Off

9/25/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Barry Switzer tells a story about getting the bird from hundreds of fans at once.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be…

Husker Doc Talk: NIU postgame edition

9/19/17 | HuskerMax
Has the season gone to hell in a handbasket? In this week's installment, Dr. Rob Zatechka tells us if he thinks Mike Riley will make it through the season as the cries for a firing get louder. Listen to the entire podcast here.CLICK FOR FULL PODCAST

Barry Switzer: A haunting defeat

9/11/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Barry Switzer talks about the game he thinks about the most in his long historied past with Nebraska.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it…

Rally falls short in Eugene

9/9/17 | HuskerMax
After giving up 42 points in the first half, the Huskers held Oregon scoreless the rest of the way with help from this Aaron Williams interception, but a late turnover foiled Nebraska’s rally. Get all the coverage, commentary and multimedia on the game page.

Tommie Frazier: His best play

9/8/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Tommie Frazier talks about the best play he ever made.   MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a Husker fan?” These…

Charlie McBride on Tom Osborne

9/6/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Charlie McBride talks about his relationship with Tom Osborne.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a Husker fan?” These lost tapes…

Tom Osborne: Importance of walk-ons

9/4/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Tom Osborne talks about the importance of the walk-on program.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a Husker fan?” These lost…

Tommie Frazier: Legend

9/1/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Tommie Frazier talks about what it means to be a Husker legend.  MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a Husker fan?”…

Milt Tenopir on fans’ importance

8/30/17 | HuskerMax
In this segment, Milt Tenopir talks about how important Husker fans are. MORE LOST TAPES!   HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a Husker fan?” These lost tapes…

Larry the Cable Guy

8/28/17 | HuskerMax
HuskerMax™ and Through These Gates creator Ryan Tweedy are showing never-before-seen short documentaries from over 58 hours of footage that never left the cutting room floor. Through These Gates explored the question, “What does it mean to be a Husker fan?” These lost tapes will continue to answer that and will also reveal so much more with previously unreleased interview…

“Close the Gates of Mercy”

3/18/12 | HuskerMax
Coach Francis Schmidt earned his unusual nickname by running up the score with a wide-open offense in the era between the two world wars. He’s in college football’s Hall of Fame, yet few Nebraska fans today seem aware of this innovative former Cornhusker.