Nebraska fires Callahan

By Marc Hudgens  |   Saturday, November 24, 2007  |  Comments( 4 )

College Football
Legendary Nebraska coach and interim athletic director Tom Osborne announced the firing of head coach Bill Callahan on Saturday morning, a day after the Huskers lost a shootout to Colorado in Boulder, 65-51, after blowing an 11-point lead at halftime. Callahan's legacy involved humiliating defeats at a football program that was once a national...
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CommentsComments: 4
No.1
Orion
01:13 PM
11/24/2007
The comment Nebraska fans were clamoring for Callahan's head is really not true, Nebraska fans don't want any part of him, especially his head which has not been able to make proper decisions for 4 count'em 4 years. I hate people to lose their job, but he did not bring with him a desire that was appropriately placed. It seemed he was more interested in maintaining his friendship with his poor choice of a defensive choice than he was in making a change that perhaps could have produce better results. He got what he wanted, an early out.
No.2
Roger Martin
01:47 PM
11/24/2007
They should have gotten ridde of him two years ago. They need to find a coach that has Neb. ties.
No.3
husker1234
12:43 AM
11/26/2007
roger m. that doesn't always work

e.g John Blake-Oklahoma

i think bo is our guy
gill will do okay but i think it will be too much like solich
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