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Denver Athletic Club 18
Nebraska 4

Oct. 29, 1892 – 4:30 p.m. Central
Denver, CO

Despite the score, it was a "hotly contested game" and "the university boys put up a good game," the Nebraska State Journal reported. "The Nebraska team was unable to withstand the superior rushing, brilliant end runs and excellent bunting [punting?] of the Denver team."

The Nebraska players stayed at the Brown Palace hotel in Denver and attended an opera performance at the Tabor Grand.


1892 Nebraska vs. Denver Athletic Club footballThe Nebraska State Journal Newspapers.com



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