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Violence coming to Nebraska

Violence coming to Nebraska

Former San Francisco 49er safety Ronnie Lott used to refer to those bone-crushing collisions on ball carriers as "woo hits." It was a hit that made everyone go "woo." That's the nature of the safety position or at least the one you want. Bill Busch thinks he got just that in soon-to-be-Husker Larry Asante. As Busch stated about Asante, he's violent.

Football is a violent game. That's hardly a secret, but it is. The thing about violence, though, is that in the course of a contest that would seem to rely on varying levels of it, it's the controlled violence that you want. "I look for people on the field that are very violent people," safety's coach Bill Busch said of his main criteria when looking at the safety position. "You see it in their...

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