Sunday, April 17, 2005

Nebraska Football

Here in The Great American Desert the University of Nebraska football team inspires a fervor seldom approached by most religions. Yesterday was the annual rites of the spring -- the intrasquad scrimmage: "Turns out, Zac Taylor [new quarterback] had sweaty palms Saturday before Nebraska's Red-White Spring Game. Evidently, 63,416 spectators typically don't attend spring games at Butler County (Kan.) Community College, Taylor's former school."
Yes, that's 63,000 spectators for a scrimmage.

The Lincoln Journal Star chose Aaron Pieper, a 33-yr-old former "scout team" player as its "NU Athletic Director for a Day." Apparently Pieper followed current AD, Steve Pederson, around for a day for a story to be published Tuesday.

Our question: Can we keep Pieper?

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