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Nebraska Football

Beyond the Box Score: 1997 Nebraska-Missouri

January 17, 2019
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One of the two or three most famous plays in the history of Nebraska football is officially written in the history books (i.e. the box score) this way: M.Davison crossing pass from S.Frost for 12 yards to the MISSOURI0, 1STDOWN NU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:00.

That’s the flea-kicker. Doesn’t exactly capture the moment does it? In some ways that’s good for Nebraska. 

The Huskers were the No. 1 team in the Associated Press poll entering that game with 46-of-70 first-place votes.

 
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