Big Red is golden for those serving red, white and blue
Matthew O'Brien grew up in Oshkosh, Neb., population 762, and the self-proclaimed, "Goose Hunting Capital of Nebraska." The local hospital has exactly 10 beds. The newspaper publishes once a week. The nearest major airport is 220 miles away in Denver."The middle of nowhere," says O'Brien, 22.
Nebraskans are good-hearted people who do good-hearted things.
--Randy York, Nebraska's associate athletic director
Fans have actually gone out and bought more [Wake Forest] tickets. What group deserves it more than those guys?
Cornhusker fans, you can't beat them. I hope I get a chance to thank everybody."
--Spc. Matthew O'Brien