Injuries plaging several key Nebraska players during spring practice | Football

Nebraska passed the halfway point of spring workouts Thursday and continues to practice without multiple players who will figure prominently into next season. Tight end has been particularly hard, NU coach Scott Frost said. Along with Travis Vokolek, Chris Hickman and Chancellor Brewington, touted second-year freshman Thomas Fidone has missed time with injury as well. … Read more

Why the Packers shouldn’t take a First-Round WR.

After the Davante Adams trade to the Raiders, the Green Bay Packers now have five top-100 picks in this year’s NFL draft. Brian Gutekunst and company have proven creative (and relatively bullish when compared with past Packer’s front offices) with their willingness to use draft capital in creative ways. This year, there is much room … Read more

Former Husker Austin Allen has strong showing at NFL combine | Football

Nebraska’s record-breaking tight end held his own at the NFL combine Thursday. Austin Allen navigated a strong day of measurements and drill work at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, proving he physically belongs in the conversation to be picked during the draft April 28 through 30. Austin Allen navigated a strong day of measurements and … Read more

Nebraska spring football preview: Five walk-ons to watch | Football

LINCOLN — Nebraska values ​​walk-ons arguably more than any other Power Five football program, and just like any year, NU has several walk-ons to watch. Often the names on this list are special teams dynamos, and 2022 won’t be much different. But NU tends to have fewer current and former walk-ons in key contributing positions. … Read more