Nebraska junior S Nate Gerry, a former OLB, is "now a big playmaker at safety, and one of the key players for a Huskers team with hopes of winning a division title," notes Sports on Earth's Matt Brown.
Nebraska senior WR Jamal Turner was granted an extra year of eligibility by the NCAA.
Nebraska redshirt junior ILB Michael Rose-Ivey (ACL) "will provide a huge boost" for the 'Huskers defense if he "can play as well as he did in the last half of the '13 season," notes NFL Media.
Despite Nebraska HC Mike Riley's mediocre past showing in the NFL, NFL.com thinks he is still attractive to pro decision makers.
The Sports Quotient thinks "2015 may prove to be the year [Nebraska HC Mike Riley] can make an early and great impression."
Nebraska offensive coordinator Danny Langsdorf will be "a sought-after commodity should Nebraska's offense hum along this fall," believes NFL Media.
Nebraska redshirt junior ILB Michael Rose-Ivey (ACL) "looked good during spring practices and could be a rock as the team tries to get back to the ways of the Blackshirts," observed NFL Media.
Nebraska redshirt senior OT Alex Lewis "could develop into an early NFL draft pick" if he shows improvement in 2015, writes the Big Ten Network's Sean Merriman.
Nebraska junior DT Maliek Collins went No. 27 to the Packers in Todd McShay's 2016 mock draft.
Nebraska junior RB Terrell Newby is expected to be the school's top ball carrier in 2015.
Bucs selected Nebraska WR Kenny Bell with the No. 162 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft.
Cowboys selected Nebraska DE Randy Gregory with the No. 60 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft.
Lions selected Nebraska RB Ameer Abdullah with the No. 54 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft.
ESPN's Todd McShay ranks Nebraska edge rusher Randy Gregory as the No. 1 available player heading into Day 2.
Nebraska edge rusher Randy Gregory noted that he was "extremely disappointed" on his slide out of the first, and said that he "didn't sleep last night" because he felt like he let his family down.