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Nebraska Football

Turning the Page on the Short-lived Nebraska-Washington Saga

January 8, 2020

Maurice Washington is officially in the transfer portal. After being dismissed from the program by head coach Scott Frost a week ago, Washington is leaving the school.

As a football team, Nebraska will miss him.

As a program, it won’t.

In the days since Washington was initially removed from football activities last October, I’ve struggled with how to feel about the situation as a whole, about Washington’s willingness to let it get to this point, and about Frost’s handling in tandem with his reluctance to remove a young man's safety net.

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