Kelly: He's here for Tom Osborne, but Barry Switzer's more like Bob Devaney

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Posted: Saturday, March 9, 2013 12:00 am

» Tonight's tribute in Omaha to Husker legend Tom Osborne, 76, promises to be memorable, with friend and former foe Barry Switzer among the speakers.

Tom and Barry enjoy a longtime, respectful relationship, though in personality type, Barry was more like the late Bob Devaney, another legendary Nebraska coach and athletic director. The pair loved playing practical jokes on each other.

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