Published on 11-25-2013 01:28 PM
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Watching the Penn State - Nebraska game, an odd comparison jumped out at me. During the game, BTN would occasionally show score updates from the Ohio State - Indiana game. Ohio State is desperately trying to play their way into the BCS Championship Game, but the low perception of the Big Ten means the Buckeyes may need to rely on style points to get the job done. After the game, many were wondering if the Buckeyes' 42-14 win over the lowly Hoosier was enough - even with undefeated Baylor losing Saturday night.
Meanwhile, over in Pennsylvania, a similar story was playing out. Bo Pelini is, by most accounts, on the hot seat as Nebraska's head coach. It is becoming evident that Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst will make a critical, program defining decision at some point. It could be Friday, this weekend, or after the bowl game, but make not mistake - it is coming.
Since very few people truly know what Shawn Eichorst is thinking, we're left with speculation on what Bo "has to do" to keep his job. There are those who believe that Bo can keep his job for another year by winning out against Penn State, Iowa, and the to-be-named