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Ahman Green Believes 1995 Nebraska Team Was Best In CFB History

Former Nebraska and Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green is certain that the Huskers of '95 reign as the best team in college football history.

Under head coach Tom Osborne, the Nebraska Huskers had an 12-0 season in 1995. In total, the Huskers scored 638 points (53.2 per game) while only allowing 174 (14.5 per game). Their average margin of victory was 38.6 points, and their lowest margin of victory, against Washington State, was 14 points. Ultimately, Nebraska won the final Big Eight Conference football championship in 1995 for the second year in a row, just as the league expanded to form the Big 12 Conference in the following season. They defended their national championship against Florida in the Fiesta Bowl, winning 62–24.

Can the 1995 Huskers be called the greatest team in college football history?

Today on The Herd, Green flat out suggested to Colin Cowherd that there is factual evidence to prove his claim:

">@Huskers the best team in college football history?

Was the 1995 @Huskers the best team in college football history? @AhmanGreen30: "Yes. You can Google it." #TheHerd

— Herd w/Colin Cowherd (@TheHerd) July 29, 2016

">@AhmanGreen30: "Yes. You can Google it." #TheHerd

— Herd w/Colin Cowherd (@TheHerd)

Was the 1995 @Huskers the best team in college football history? @AhmanGreen30: "Yes. You can Google it." #TheHerd

— Herd w/Colin Cowherd (@TheHerd) July 29, 2016

">July 29, 2016

However, maybe Green's just nostalgic. After all, he was a major contributor during Nebraska's championship run in 1995, rushing for 1,086 yards (still the school's single-season freshman rushing record) and scoring 13 touchdowns on 141 carries (7.7 avg.). At the end of the season, he was honored as a freshman All-America selection by Football News andearned Big Eight all-conference and 'Freshman of the Year' honors.

However, the 1995 Huskers are widely considered one of the greatest teams in college football history. Specifically, they defeated four teams that finished in the top 10 by an average score of 49–18; they showed consistent dominance; they had a record setting offensive performance; and the defense was statistically impressive.

Do you agree with Green? If not, which team would you pick as the best in college football history?