An audio of Pelini's tirade from October 2011, after Nebraska's come-from-behind 34-27 win over
Pelini also used profanity while criticizing two Omaha World-Herald sports writers, one of whom he had dressed down in his postgame news conference that night for writing what he thought was an overly critical column about quarterback Taylor Martinez.
In the days before the Ohio State game, Pelini had faced withering criticism for the previous week's 31-point loss at
Pelini issued an apology in a statement Monday night and reiterated it during the
Chancellor Harvey Perlman has expressed disappointment in Pelini but declined to comment when asked if the coach would be disciplined. Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst said he was "disheartened."
The Huskers play South Dakota State on Saturday in Lincoln.
Vanderbilt dismisses Boyd
Suspended Vanderbilt receiver Chris Boyd was dismissed from the team following his conditional guilty plea for his role in attempting to cover up the rape of an unconscious student. The decision came after athletic administrators and Coach James Franklin reviewed information in the case from the Sept. 13 hearing where Boyd agreed to a plea deal lowering a felony to a misdemeanor.
Boyd was Vanderbilt's second-leading receiver in 2012, catching 50 passes for 774 yards and five touchdowns.
Kill won't discuss seizure
Minnesota Coach Jerry Kill declined to speak directly about his health at his weekly press conference, three days after suffering an epileptic seizure during halftime of a game against Western