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Thread: Team Captains Named

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    For 1st time in the Bo Pelini Era at NU the Huskers have team captains for the season. Congrats to Martinez, S Long, Enunwa, and C Evans.

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    All very good choices....
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    I believe this is a good idea. Continuity and leadership are necessary in captains.
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    Good move.

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    Great news indeed! I think the Huskers have needed this for a while.


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    Good for them! Congratulations!!!
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    Team Captains Named

    I like it.

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    Good news!
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    Quote Originally Posted by ThotDoc View Post
    I believe this is a good idea. Continuity and leadership are necessary in captains.
    I never understood why Bo thought "revolving" captains was a good idea.
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    There's still room for a "wild card" that could be appointed on a weekly basis, but this continuity in expected leadership through the summer and into fall should pay dividends.

    Once again, Pelini demonstrates a willingness/ability to adjust and change philosophies in the search for better performance. Kudos, coach.
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    I'm glad Pelini reads this board and finally decided to listen to all of us. I think this should pay some dividends moving forward. Now, how about blackshirts for the starting D?


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    Quote Originally Posted by ThotDoc View Post
    I believe this is a good idea. Continuity and leadership are necessary in captains.
    Quote Originally Posted by HuskerGene View Post
    Great news indeed! I think the Huskers have needed this for a while.
    Agree.

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    Great news. All four are deserving and have put in the hours.

    Looking forward to what Martinez can do this year. I believe he's probably got a massive chip on his shoulder about winning a championship and/or BCS bowl.

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    I think the fans should get to choose the team captains before every game with a thumbs up or down vote. This move is ridiculous.


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    I wouldn't mind seeing another Defensive Captain along with Evans.







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