Bo Pelini and Tim Miles

In November of 2014, the Huskers seemed in good hands with football coach Bo Pelini and men's basketball coach Tim Miles. The five-year stretch since has been one of the worst in Nebraska history.

Melvin Gordon

Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon almost single-handedly ended the Bo Pelini era, rushing for a then-FBS record 408 yards and four touchdowns.

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Dirk writes stories and columns about Husker football in addition to covering general assignments and enterprise for The World-Herald. Follow him on Twitter @dirkchatelain. Phone: 402-444-1062.

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