98 days until kickoff of the 2018 football season!
Current Husker to wear 98: Isaac Armstrong (punter)
Who wore it best? Grant Wistrom, defensive end 1994-97
Also see: The Big Red Cobcast interviewed Grant Wistrom
The 1998 Nebraska football team posted a 9-4 record and were led by first-year head coach Frank Solich.
The 1898 Nebraska football team (the Bugeaters) achieved an 8-3 record under coach Fielding H. Yost
P.S. I updated yesterday’s countdown article (#99) to add Neil Smith who wore 99 from 1984-87 at Nebraska