Nebraska sophomore WR DeMornay Pierson-El could return punts against Illinois.
Nebraska sophomore WR DeMornay Pierson-El returned to practice on Tuesday.
Nebraska redshirt junior QB Tommy Armstrong threw for 368 yard, two touchdowns and an interception Saturday against Southern Miss.
Nebraska suspended six players -- linebacker Michael Rose Ivey, defensive back Jonathan Rose, offensive lineman Robby Painter, tight end Cethan Carter and defensive end Joe Keels -- for the season opener against BYU.
Nebraska sophomore WR De'Mornay Pierson-El will miss 6-8 weeks with a foot injury.
Nebraska HC Mike Riley announced five players will be suspended for the season opener against BYU but would not disclose the players' names.
Nebraska junior RB Terrell Newby has received the lion's share of carries during preseason work.
TFY Draft Insider's Tony Pauline grades Nebraska junior S Nate Gerry as an undrafted free agent, but the pessimistic grade comes with a caveat.
Four-star 2015 RB recruit Jordan Stevenson, who was denied admission to Wisconsin, will play for Nebraska.
Alabama HC Nick Saban and his assistants have spoken with unsigned 2015 recruit Jordan Stevenson about the RB joining the Crimson Tide.
2015 four-star RB recruit Jordan Stevenson was denied entry into Wisconsin and is now looking for a new school.
Nebraska junior DT Maliek Collins is "powerful and quick on the inside," notes ESPN's Mel Kiper.
Nebraska junior DT Maliek Collins is a former Missouri state champion wrestler.
Nebraska junior DT Maliek Collins "brings explosiveness and quickness to the interior of the Nebraska defense, succeeding in breaking into the backfield and crashing the pocket," writes Sports on Earth's Matt Brown.
Though Nebraska has never officially had a 1,000-yard receiver, ESPN's Brian Bennett believes sophomore WR De’Mornay Pierson-El could make history by breaking that barrier.