Matthew Kenneth Rhule is an American football coach and former player who is the head coach of the Nebraska Cornhuskers.
He previously served as head coach of Temple and Baylor, as well as the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League.
Rhule played linebacker at Penn State from 1994 to 1997.
Nebraska coach Matt Rhule said he watched YouTube clips of past games before he was hired and understands the teams' shared history.
"When you have a legacy behind you," he said, "you have to live up to it and you have to build on it for the future."