According to some online postings and a couple of anonymous Husker inside sources, QB Taylor Martinez may have expressed his intentions to quit the Husker football program as a result of Bo Pelini tirade during Nebraska’s 6-9 loss against Texas A&M.
Rumor has it that Taylor Martinez called his father when he went to locker room after reinjuring his ankle: If true that may have been part of the reason for Pelini outburst.
Latest Updated Rumors on Bo Pelini-Taylor Martinez:
- Taylor Martinez a no show at Husker practice on Sunday.
- University of Nebraska Chancellor Harvey Perlman to meet with Bo Pelini on Monday to discuss tirade. Could Bo Pelini be Fired?
- Player Parents, Boosters and Administrators upset by Pelini-Martinez incident.
- Pelini Holds Meeting with Senior Football Players on Sunday.
Update: Bo Pelini states Taylor Martinez is “still on team,” but Martinez’s father will not comment on status. See Omaha World-Herald article Pelini says Martinez ‘still on the team’.
Final Update?: Bo Pelini Gives Apology at Monday Morning Press Conference–Denies Martinez Quit Team.
Update 11-24-10: Video Heisman Trophy Winner Desmond Howard Responds To Bo Pelini Tirade
See related story: Bo Pelini Looks Like a Nut in Husker Loss to Texas A&M–with Bo Pelini-Taylor Martinez Outburst Video.