The Huskers went inside Hawks Championship Indoor Center today as they finish up regular…
The Blackshirts redefined
OK, so Bo was asked about the Blackshirts today. He's been asked about them before. His usual demeanor in response to the question seems to lie somewhere between disbelief and disdain. Yeah, we can't leave it alone.It has been around for 40 years though. Whether you agree with something or not, that kind of longevity makes it a tradition. And, up to the point Bo Pelini arrived, it was pretty clearly defined:If you started on defense, you got one. Former Defensive Coordinator Charlie McBride had his own spin on it in that for the last game of the regular season he would give one out to all of the seniors. But still, if you were a starter on defense, you got your Blackshirt before the first game of the year. Going back to 2003, it wasn't up until right before the first game of the season did Pelini, then the Defensive Coordinator, hand them out. But he did hand them out, and they did go to all the starters on the defense. What was interesting that season was that the...
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