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    Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    This whole Nebraska to the Holiday Bowl situation reminds me of a classic WWF moment. Does this parallel make sense to anybody else?

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLDy8W3lSTQ]YouTube - Vince McMahon Interview from RAW IS WAR - About the Montreal Screwjob - Part 1/2[/ame]



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    oh god, wish I could see this but youtube is blocked at work.



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    Chris,

    Nebraska screwed Nebraska



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    I certainly hope so!



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    That is awesome!!

    I had not thought of that comparison. If so, I don't think I mind.


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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    The only problem is that this could turn Herbie Husker into Bret Hart, and I like the Hitman, but not the Huskman.


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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    Better question is... Do I care? They deserve it.



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyDude16 View Post
    Better question is... Do I care? They deserve it.
    That's the whole point of the thread/video.



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    I hope the Big XII actually grew some balls and busted Nebraska down to the lowest bowl they could.



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    They are going to a bowl , enough said



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    That's the whole point of the thread/video.
    Bret Hart leaving for the WCW is a lot like Nebraska going to the Big 10. Aging former powerhouse leaving for more money in an inferior league.



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    Neb fans are ****** about going to the Holiday Bowl. Its funny. They ****** on the Big 12, what did they expect?


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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    Uh the Holiday Bowl> insight.com bowl. Always has been. WWE>WCW, its apples to oranges :)



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    Isn't the holiday bowl a better bowl than the insight?



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    Re: Did the Big 12 screw Nebraska?

    Quote Originally Posted by Ficklone02 View Post
    Isn't the holiday bowl a better bowl than the insight?
    Not anymore. The Big 12 bowl agreements shuffled after last year. The Insight moved up. The Holiday moved down.



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