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This week in Husker history
The week of Jan. 26-Feb. 1, looking back in five-year intervals:
 
1904: Nebraska schedules a game with Minnesota, the fourth between the schools. The move is seen as a plus for the Cornhuskers in terms of both prestige and finances.
 
Jumbo Stiehm
«1914: Coach Jumbo Stiehm receives a three-year contract and a pay raise to $3,500 after the Cornhuskers’ 8-0 season of 1913.
 
Bill Glassford
1949: Bill Glassford, the coach at New Hampshire for the past three seasons, accepts the Nebraska job at a salary of $10,000 a year.»
 
1984: Fans salute the 1983 Huskers during special festivities at the Devaney Center.
 
1999: With the East Stadium skyboxes set to make their debut, there's curiosity about who has signed the top-dollar leases to occupy them.
 
Bob Brown
«2004: Former Nebraska lineman Bob Brown becomes the third former Husker to be elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Also, Jammal Lord's 15-yard touchdown run gives the South a 10-point second-half lead in the Villages Gridiron Classic, but the North rallies to win.
 
2009: Nebraska's withdrawal of its scholarship offer to linebacker Shawn Bodtmann of Pennsylvania causes hard feelings.
 
 
 
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