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Jim Walden, QB
- Born and raised in Aberdeen, Mississippi
- Walden played quarterback at Itawamba Junior College in Fulton and then for head coach Bob Devaney at the University of Wyoming in Laramie.
- Walden led the Cowboys to consecutive Skyline Conference titles and was the league’s player of the year as a senior in 1959.
Jimmy Burrow, DB
- Burrow played for Nebraska in 1974-75 and earned second-team All-Big Eight honors in 1975 as NU won a conference title.
- Burrow was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the eighth round of the 1976 NFL Draft and played that season with the team. Following his time with the Packers, he played in the Canadian Football League with the Montreal Alouettes, the Calgary Stampeders, and the Ottawa Rough Riders.
- He has been the defensive coordinator for the Ohio University football team since 2005, one of the longest-tenured coordinators in Division 1 football.
- Associate Head Coach since 2015. For his efforts, Burrow was named Scout.com’s 2009 MAC Defensive Coordinator of the Year
- He has previously coached at various positions for, respectively, Washington State, Iowa State, Ames High School, Nebraska, and North Dakota State.
Jamie Burrow, LB
- Joined the Huskers in 1997
- Came to NU after playing previously at Ames.
- 2001 Second-Team All-Big 12 (AP, Kansas City Star, Austin American Statesman, Waco Tribune Herald)
- 2001 Third-Team All-Big 12 (Coaches)
- 2001 Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Year Watch List
- 2001 Bronko Nagurski National Player of the Week vs. Oklahoma (10/27)
- 2001 Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week vs. Oklahoma (10/27)
- 2001 Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week vs. Notre Dame (9/8)
- Two-Time Second-Team Academic All-Big 12 (2000, 2001)
- 1999 Second-Team GTE/CoSIDA Academic All-District VII
- Two-Time First-Team Academic All-Big 12 (1998, 1999)