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    What do these Nebraska Cornhuskers have in common?

    Newton
    Erstad
    Blahak
    Rodgers
    Anderson
    Schneiss
    Kinney
    Adkins

    Cox
    Orduna
    Rupert
    Newcombe
    Harper
    Uhlir
    Stokes
    Kosch
    Ellis
    Rucker
    Steinkuhler

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    The first letter in their last name helps to spell NEBRASKA CORNHUSKERS.
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    None were recruited by Pelini
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    Quote Originally Posted by ThotDoc View Post
    The first letter in their last name helps to spell NEBRASKA CORNHUSKERS.
    It's more than that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ThotDoc View Post
    None were recruited by Pelini
    Also more than that.

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    Without looking up each individual name....I would say that they all played on National Championship teams and their last names spell out Nebraska Cornhuskers!

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    None of them are in the College Football Hall of Fame - assuming you meant Terry Rodgers of course....
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    Quote Originally Posted by CGHUSKER View Post
    Without looking up each individual name....I would say that they all played on National Championship teams and their last names spell out Nebraska Cornhuskers!
    This would be the winner although I'm not sure that one of the players actually "played"...but he was on a national championship team (actually 2).

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    Steinkuhler shouldn't be there ... Sanger?

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    I want to say that they're all either walk-ons, or at least Nebraska-grown players, but I think there are a few on that list who aren't.

    Bobby Newcombe was born in Africa, if I recall.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DuckTownHusker View Post
    I want to say that they're all either walk-ons, or at least Nebraska-grown players, but I think there are a few on that list who aren't.

    Bobby Newcombe was born in Africa, if I recall.
    Albuquerque?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JHudson View Post
    Steinkuhler shouldn't be there ... Sanger?
    Good catch...Sanger or Sloey (always liked Bill) fit well!







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