Nebraska Football Fans Make Fervent Pitch for Urban Meyer (Video)

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Sports Illustrated

By Daniel Chavkin Cornhuskers supporters know who they want as their next head coach. With Scott Frost no longer the Nebraska head coach, Cornhuskers fans have moved on to recruiting the biggest available name to Lincoln. That would be Urban Meyer, who is in town for Fox Sports’s Big Noon Kickoff show prior to the Nebraska-Oklahoma game. While Fox Sports was broadcasting its pregame show, Nebraska fans began a loud “We Want Urban” chant. Nebraska hasn’t had a winning season since 2016, and hasn’t had a double-digit win season since 2012, so the fan base is starved for success. Meyer, meanwhile…

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