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Nebraska Football

On Nebraska and Purdue, Frost and Brohm, Offensive Ties and Creativity

November 1, 2019

Sixteen different college football coaches make at least $5 million a year. The sidelines of Ross-Ade Stadium on Saturday will feature two of those coaches. Nebraska paying top dollar for a savior isn’t a surprise. It’s Nebraska. But, Purdue? Purdue paying top dollar—or, if you want to be specific, top-10 dollar—for its coach to lift the program from the doldrums is a little more interesting. 

Both head coaches, Jeff Brohm at Purdue and Scott Frost at Nebraska, came from the Group of 5 ranks and both brought with them high-flying, fast, and fun offenses.

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