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Nebraska Players Are Pissed At AD Shawn Eichorst For Firing Bo Pelini

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Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst fired head football coach Bo Pelini today, and boy, are Huskers players pissed. (Even Nebraska alum Ndamukong Suh is taking shots.) A number of current players aired their grievances through Twitter.

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Offensive lineman Matthew Finnin went on a big rant about Eichorst, and said he's only around until a spot opens up in Wisconsin:

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Offensive lineman Cole Pensick:

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Punter Sam Foltz:

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Offensive lineman Sam Hahn:

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Cornerback Josh Mitchell, who called out Eichorst for notifying the players of Pelini's firing through an email:

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The email, via defensive end Jack Gangwish:

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Defensive back Nathan Gerry:

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Quarterbacks coach Joe Ganz:

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Running back commit Kendall Bussey:

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Photo: AP