Nebraska State Journal: 1941 Rose Bowl, Nebraska vs. Stanford football
Nebraska Loses, 21-13
Cornhuskers’ first attempt in Pasadena bowl unsuccessful; Stanford passes too tricky.
Indians overcome N.U. leads with dazzling aerials, runs.
By John Bentley
PASADENA, Calif. — In this land where nothing short of colossal is accepted, two football teams — Stanford and Nebraska — put on as great a football show as this big concrete dish in the Secco Arroyo has seen.
Stanford won the game, 21 to 13, but not until it had displayed some of the fastest backs and the most vicious open field blocking any game has seen.