Current and former Huskers outraged over Pelini decision

Posted by: KLKN Newsroom

After news broke this morning, many current and former Huskers coached by Bo Pelini posted their reactions on Twitter. 

Husker cornerback Josh Mitchell (@J_Mitch05) posted a picture saying “Have nothing but love for this man thank you for everything Coach Bo.” Mitchell later tweeted “Better say all the right thing Eichorst..we want Tom back.”  

Husker quarterback Tommy Armstrong (@Tommy_Gun4) said on Twitter “Biggest mistake you ever made…. Bo was the best coach I’ve ever had and I’ll always appreciate the things you taught me.”

Husker linebacker Michael Rose-Ivey (@Rose_IveyNB15) tweeted this morning “Basically we woke up to a break up text over an email… how you expect us to feel?”

Former Husker running back and current Cincinatti Bengal Rex Burkhead (@RBrex2022) tweeted “Words can’t explain how much all the players appreciate what you did for us. Love you Coach Bo and thanks for everything.”

Former husker turned new york giant Prince Amukamara (@PrinceAmukamara) Said he “Will always be thankful for Coach Pelini! Really helped mold me into the player I am today. Can’t thank him enough!”

Former Husker turned CFL offensive tackle Jermarcus Hardrick (@Yoshi_Hardrick) Said “They fired @BoPelini terrible decision @Huskers”

Former Husker longsnapper P.J. Mangieri (@PJ_Mangieri) said “140 characters isn’t enough to describe my feelings/emotion toward Coach Bo as a man and the decision the University has made this morning.” 

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