Coach Tom Osborne
6th AP / 6th UPI ----
10-2 (6-1 Big Eight)
Fiesta Bowl
Coach Tom Osborne 6th AP / 6th UPI ---- 10-2 (6-1 Big Eight) Fiesta Bowl
NU Football - 1987 Roster
Jeff Anderson
#59
Jeff Anderson
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
Mark Antonietti
#53
Mark Antonietti
6'2"  260 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Calumet City, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
R.G. Arneson
#58
R.G. Arneson
6'11"  66 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb. (North Platte)
Chip Bahe
#81
Chip Bahe
5'9"  160 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
Tom Banderas
#87
Tom Banderas
6'2"  245 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Oak Grove, Mo. (Oak Grove)
Gregg Barrios
#44
Gregg Barrios
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: So.
Hometown: Omana, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Vance Behrens
#18
Vance Behrens
5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: East Moline, Ill. (United)
Richard Bell
#21
Richard Bell
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Altadena, Calif. (John Muir)
Clete Blakeman
#12
Clete Blakeman
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Valparaiso, Neb. (Raymond Central)
Bill Bobbora
#69
Bill Bobbora
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Amarillo, Texas (Amarillo)
Dana Brinson
#33
Dana Brinson
5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Valdosta, Ga. (Valdosta)
Kurt Broer
#81
Kurt Broer
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
Paul Brungardt
#95
Paul Brungardt
6'6"  245 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
Chris Caliendo
#49
Chris Caliendo
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Brookfield, Wis. (East)
Bryan Carpenter
#29
Bryan Carpenter
5'9"  200 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Olathe, Kan. (North)
Dave Cheloha
#39
Dave Cheloha
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
5'9"  200 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
McCathorn Clayton
#7
McCathorn Clayton
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Orlando, Fla. (Jones)
Ray Coleman
#1
Ray Coleman
5'7"  180 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Worthing)
Reggie Cooper
#17
Reggie Cooper
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Slidell, La. (Slidell)
Jon Crippen
#17
Jon Crippen
5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Westfield)
6'3"  215 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
John Custard
#28
John Custard
5'8"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (East)
Doug Dalton
#45
Doug Dalton
5'10"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cortland, Ohio (Cortland)
Chris Drennan
#16
Chris Drennan
5'9"  175 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: So.
Hometown: Cypress, Calif. (Cypress)
Jerry Dunlap
#14
Jerry Dunlap
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Ventura, Calif. (Buena)
Jim Ernest
#77
Jim Ernest
6'2"  260 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dalton, Neb. (Leyton)
LeRoy Etienne
#47
LeRoy Etienne
6'1"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: New Iberia, La. (New Iberia)
Brad Ferguson
#51
Brad Ferguson
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Chadron, Neb. (Chadron)
Steve Forch
#38
Steve Forch
6'2"  240 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)
Charles Fryar
#10
Charles Fryar
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Burlington, N.J. (Burlington)
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
6'7"  290 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Balch Springs, Texas (Mesquite)
Derrick Green
#73
Derrick Green
6'1"  295 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif. (Banning)
Morgan Gregory
#19
Morgan Gregory
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Denver, Colo. (Manual)
Mike Griffin
#74
Mike Griffin
6'1"  250 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Gibbon, Neb. (Gibbon)
Willie Griffin
#84
Willie Griffin
6'2"  280 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Monrovia, Calif. (Monrovia)
Bob Hansen
#36
Bob Hansen
6'2"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Greenwood, Neb. (Ashland-Greenwood)
Hendley Hawkins
#82
Hendley Hawkins
5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif. (Crenshaw)
6'1"  225 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
Lorenzo Hicks
#8
Lorenzo Hicks
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo. (Southeast)
Jim Holscher
#27
Jim Holscher
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cook, Neb. (Nemaha Valley)
Corey Bill Hudson
#70
Corey Bill Hudson
6'3"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Belvidere, Neb. (Hebron)
Tim Jackson
#4
Tim Jackson
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dallas, Texas (Skyline)
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Elkhorn Mt. Michael)
Randall Jobman
#55
Randall Jobman
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Lisco, Neb. (Garden County)
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
Lee Jones
#98
Lee Jones
6'1"  245 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
Andy Keeler
#65
Andy Keeler
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
Jon Kelley
#40
Jon Kelley
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Tyreese Knox
#34
Tyreese Knox
5'10"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Daly City, Calif. (Jefferson)
Monte Kratzenstein
#85
Monte Kratzenstein
6'3"  220 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Brady, Neb. (Gothenburg)
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Henderson, Neb. (Henderson)
Tahaun Lewis
#5
Tahaun Lewis
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo. (Doherty)
Keven Lightner
#57
Keven Lightner
6'2"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb. (Adams Central)
Jeff Long
#94
Jeff Long
6'3"  245 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
Jon Marco
#93
Jon Marco
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (West)
Dan McArdle
#2
Dan McArdle
5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
Kurt McCallum
#3
Kurt McCallum
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Madison, Neb. (Madison)
6'1"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
Tim McCoy
#83
Tim McCoy
6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Todd Millikan
#43
Todd Millikan
6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Shenandoah, Iowa (Shenandoah)
Jeff Mills
#42
Jeff Mills
6'3"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Montclair, N.J. (Montclair)
Mike Murray
#74
Mike Murray
5'10"  240 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
6'0"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Minden, Neb. (Minden)
Keith Neubert
#86
Keith Neubert
6'5"  240 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fort Atkinson, Wis. (Fort Atkinson)
John Nichols
#63
John Nichols
6'2"  265 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Littleton, Colo. (Columbine)
Chris O'Gara
#54
Chris O'Gara
6'5"  250 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Madison, Wis. (West)
Harlan Opie
#90
Harlan Opie
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Great Bend, Kan. (Great Bend)
Tony Palmer
#97
Tony Palmer
6'7"  295 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
6'1"  270 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wichita, Kan. (South)
Sean Putnam
#92
Sean Putnam
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: O'Neill, Neb. (O'Neill)
John Richman
#18
John Richman
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Lexington, Neb. (Lexington)
Terry Rodgers
#20
Terry Rodgers
5'7"  160 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: National City, Calif. (Sweetwater)
John Roschal
#64
John Roschal
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Spring Woods)
Brad Rother
#72
Brad Rother
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (East)
Tim Rother
#78
Tim Rother
6'6"  265 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (East)
Marvin Sanders
#26
Marvin Sanders
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Markham, Ill. (Thornwood)
Sam Schmidt
#25
Sam Schmidt
6'0"  225 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Wood River, Neb. (Wood River)
Craig Schnitzler
#13
Craig Schnitzler
5'7"  215 lbs
Position: Punter/Place-Kicker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
Von Sheppard
#2
Von Sheppard
5'10"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: St. Paul, Minn. (Central)
Kurt Skradis
#66
Kurt Skradis
6'3"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
Bob Sledge
#62
Bob Sledge
6'2"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
6'5"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New Orleans, La. (McDonogh 35)
Rod Smith
#88
Rod Smith
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Thornton, Colo. (Thornton)
Steve Stanard
#56
Steve Stanard
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
John Strasheim
John Strasheim
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Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fresno, Calif. (Lincoln)
6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Madison)
Jeff Tomjack
#11
Jeff Tomjack
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ewing, Neb. (Ewing)
Ray Valladao
#75
Ray Valladao
6'3"  245 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Atwater, Calif. (Atwater)
Scott Vampola
#41
Scott Vampola
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Cartier Walker
#27
Cartier Walker
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Atlantic City, N.J. (Holy Spirit)
6'3"  215 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Crane, Texas
Brian Washington
#5
Brian Washington
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Highland Springs, Va. (Highland Springs)
Kent Wells
#91
Kent Wells
6'4"  295 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)
Doug Welniak
#37
Doug Welniak
5'10"  215 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Elyria, Neb. (Ord)
Rick Wendland
#1
Rick Wendland
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Topeka, Kan. (Washburn Rural)
Dante Wiley
#24
Dante Wiley
6'0"  240 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Jeannette, Pa. (Jeannette)
Wendell Wooten
#15
Wendell Wooten
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: West Texas City, Texas (La Marque)
Jamie Worden
#31
Jamie Worden
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Scottsbluff, Neb. (Scottsbluff)
6'4"  250 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Midland, Texas (Lee)
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
59 Anderson Jeff Jeff Anderson C 6-3 265 3 So. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
53 Antonietti Mark Mark Antonietti C 6-2 260 5 Jr. Calumet City, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
58 Arneson R.G. R.G. Arneson OG 6-11 66 3 So. North Platte, Neb. (North Platte)
81 Bahe Chip Chip Bahe SE 5-9 160 3 So. Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
87 Banderas Tom Tom Banderas TE 6-2 245 7 Sr. Oak Grove, Mo. (Oak Grove)
44 Barrios Gregg Gregg Barrios PK 5-9 165 3 So. Omana, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
18 Behrens Vance Vance Behrens WB 5-9 185 7 Sr. East Moline, Ill. (United)
21 Bell Richard Richard Bell WB 6-0 195 3 So. Altadena, Calif. (John Muir)
12 Blakeman Clete Clete Blakeman QB 6-1 185 7 Sr. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
23 Blazek Mark Mark Blazek S 6-2 200 5 Jr. Valparaiso, Neb. (Raymond Central)
69 Bobbora Bill Bill Bobbora OT 6-3 265 3 So. Amarillo, Texas (Amarillo)
33 Brinson Dana Dana Brinson WB 5-9 170 5 Jr. Valdosta, Ga. (Valdosta)
81 Broer Kurt Kurt Broer OLB 6-1 220 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
95 Brungardt Paul Paul Brungardt DT 6-6 245 1 Fr. Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
49 Caliendo Chris Chris Caliendo LB 6-2 225 3 So. Brookfield, Wis. (East)
29 Carpenter Bryan Bryan Carpenter FB 5-9 200 5 Jr. Olathe, Kan. (North)
39 Cheloha Dave Dave Cheloha PK 5-10 180 5 Jr. Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
32 Clark Ken Ken Clark IB 5-9 200 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
7 Clayton McCathorn McCathorn Clayton CB 6-0 190 7 Sr. Orlando, Fla. (Jones)
1 Coleman Ray Ray Coleman IB 5-7 180 5 Jr. Houston, Texas (Worthing)
17 Cooper Reggie Reggie Cooper SS 6-3 200 1 Fr. Slidell, La. (Slidell)
17 Crippen Jon Jon Crippen CB 5-9 170 1 Fr. Houston, Texas (Westfield)
88 Croel Mike Mike Croel OLB 6-3 215 1 Fr. Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
28 Custard John John Custard CB 5-8 170 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb. (East)
45 Dalton Doug Doug Dalton FB 5-10 205 7 Sr. Cortland, Ohio (Cortland)
16 Drennan Chris Chris Drennan PK 5-9 175 3 So. Cypress, Calif. (Cypress)
14 Dunlap Jerry Jerry Dunlap QB 5-11 185 3 So. Ventura, Calif. (Buena)
77 Ernest Jim Jim Ernest OT 6-2 260 5 Jr. Dalton, Neb. (Leyton)
47 Etienne LeRoy LeRoy Etienne LB 6-1 230 5 Jr. New Iberia, La. (New Iberia)
51 Ferguson Brad Brad Ferguson LB 6-0 215 3 So. Chadron, Neb. (Chadron)
38 Forch Steve Steve Forch LB 6-2 240 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
10 Fryar Charles Charles Fryar CB 5-10 175 5 Jr. Burlington, N.J. (Burlington)
4 Gdowski Gerry Gerry Gdowski QB 6-1 185 3 So. Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
67 Glaser Doug Doug Glaser OT 6-7 290 3 So. Balch Springs, Texas (Mesquite)
73 Green Derrick Derrick Green OT 6-1 295 7 Sr. Los Angeles, Calif. (Banning)
19 Gregory Morgan Morgan Gregory SE 6-0 185 3 So. Denver, Colo. (Manual)
74 Griffin Mike Mike Griffin OG 6-1 250 3 So. Gibbon, Neb. (Gibbon)
84 Griffin Willie Willie Griffin DT 6-2 280 5 Jr. Monrovia, Calif. (Monrovia)
36 Hansen Bob Bob Hansen LB 6-2 230 3 So. Greenwood, Neb. (Ashland-Greenwood)
82 Hawkins Hendley Hendley Hawkins WB 5-9 185 7 Sr. Los Angeles, Calif. (Crenshaw)
48 Heibel Micah Micah Heibel FB 6-1 225 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
8 Hicks Lorenzo Lorenzo Hicks CB 5-11 195 5 Jr. Kansas City, Mo. (Southeast)
27 Holscher Jim Jim Holscher WB 5-10 180 7 Sr. Cook, Neb. (Nemaha Valley)
70 Hudson Corey Bill Corey Bill Hudson OT 6-3 270 7 Sr. Belvidere, Neb. (Hebron)
4 Jackson Tim Tim Jackson CB 6-0 195 5 Jr. Dallas, Texas (Skyline)
80 Jamrog Jeff Jeff Jamrog DE 6-1 220 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Elkhorn Mt. Michael)
55 Jobman Randall Randall Jobman LB 6-3 230 3 So. Lisco, Neb. (Garden County)
6 Jones Keith Keith Jones IB 5-10 180 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
98 Jones Lee Lee Jones DT 6-1 245 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
65 Keeler Andy Andy Keeler OG 6-3 265 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
40 Kelley Jon Jon Kelley IB 6-1 195 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
34 Knox Tyreese Tyreese Knox FB 5-10 215 5 Jr. Daly City, Calif. (Jefferson)
85 Kratzenstein Monte Monte Kratzenstein TE 6-3 220 3 So. Brady, Neb. (Gothenburg)
46 Kroeker John John Kroeker P 5-11 175 5 Jr. Henderson, Neb. (Henderson)
5 Lewis Tahaun Tahaun Lewis CB 5-11 170 1 Fr. Colorado Springs, Colo. (Doherty)
57 Lightner Keven Keven Lightner OT 6-2 285 7 Sr. Hastings, Neb. (Adams Central)
94 Long Jeff Jeff Long DT 6-3 245 3 So. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
93 Marco Jon Jon Marco DE 6-1 220 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb. (West)
2 McArdle Dan Dan McArdle S 5-9 185 3 So. Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
3 McCallum Kurt Kurt McCallum CB 6-0 185 3 So. Madison, Neb. (Madison)
61 McCormick John John McCormick OG 6-1 270 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
83 McCoy Tim Tim McCoy SE 6-0 175 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
43 Millikan Todd Todd Millikan TE 6-3 235 5 Jr. Shenandoah, Iowa (Shenandoah)
42 Mills Jeff Jeff Mills DE 6-3 220 3 So. Montclair, N.J. (Montclair)
74 Murray Mike Mike Murray MG 5-10 240 3 So. Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
76 Nelson John John Nelson OG 6-0 265 5 Jr. Minden, Neb. (Minden)
86 Neubert Keith Keith Neubert TE 6-5 240 7 Sr. Fort Atkinson, Wis. (Fort Atkinson)
63 Nichols John John Nichols C 6-2 265 7 Sr. Littleton, Colo. (Columbine)
54 O'Gara Chris Chris O'Gara C 6-5 250 3 So. Madison, Wis. (West)
90 Opie Harlan Harlan Opie DE 6-2 220 7 Sr. Great Bend, Kan. (Great Bend)
97 Palmer Tony Tony Palmer DT 6-7 295 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
96 Pete Lawrence Lawrence Pete MG 6-1 270 5 Jr. Wichita, Kan. (South)
92 Putnam Sean Sean Putnam MG 6-3 265 5 Jr. O'Neill, Neb. (O'Neill)
18 Richman John John Richman S 5-10 190 3 So. Lexington, Neb. (Lexington)
20 Rodgers Terry Terry Rodgers IB 5-7 160 3 So. National City, Calif. (Sweetwater)
64 Roschal John John Roschal OG 6-3 265 3 So. Houston, Texas (Spring Woods)
72 Rother Brad Brad Rother OT 6-3 230 3 So. Bellevue, Neb. (East)
78 Rother Tim Tim Rother DT 6-6 265 7 Sr. Bellevue, Neb. (East)
26 Sanders Marvin Marvin Sanders S 5-11 190 3 So. Markham, Ill. (Thornwood)
25 Schmidt Sam Sam Schmidt FB 6-0 225 3 So. Wood River, Neb. (Wood River)
13 Schnitzler Craig Craig Schnitzler P/PK 5-7 215 7 Sr. Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
2 Sheppard Von Von Sheppard WB 5-10 185 7 Sr. St. Paul, Minn. (Central)
66 Skradis Kurt Kurt Skradis DT 6-3 260 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
62 Sledge Bob Bob Sledge OT 6-2 270 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
99 Smith Neil Neil Smith DT 6-5 260 7 Sr. New Orleans, La. (McDonogh 35)
88 Smith Rod Rod Smith SE 6-0 185 7 Sr. Thornton, Colo. (Thornton)
56 Stanard Steve Steve Stanard DE 6-1 220 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Strasheim John John Strasheim OG - 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
9 Taylor Steve Steve Taylor QB 6-0 195 5 Jr. Fresno, Calif. (Lincoln)
89 Thomas Broderick Broderick Thomas DE 6-3 235 5 Jr. Houston, Texas (Madison)
11 Tomjack Jeff Jeff Tomjack S 6-1 210 7 Sr. Ewing, Neb. (Ewing)
75 Valladao Ray Ray Valladao DT 6-3 245 3 So. Atwater, Calif. (Atwater)
41 Vampola Scott Scott Vampola S 5-11 190 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
27 Walker Cartier Cartier Walker CB 5-10 175 5 Jr. Atlantic City, N.J. (Holy Spirit)
83 Walker Kenny Kenny Walker DE 6-3 215 3 So. Crane, Texas
5 Washington Brian Brian Washington S 6-1 220 7 Sr. Highland Springs, Va. (Highland Springs)
91 Wells Kent Kent Wells MG 6-4 295 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
37 Welniak Doug Doug Welniak LB 5-10 215 7 Sr. Elyria, Neb. (Ord)
1 Wendland Rick Rick Wendland S 6-1 200 3 So. Topeka, Kan. (Washburn Rural)
24 Wiley Dante Dante Wiley LB 6-0 240 5 Jr. Jeannette, Pa. (Jeannette)
15 Wooten Wendell Wendell Wooten S 6-1 200 5 Jr. West Texas City, Texas (La Marque)
31 Worden Jamie Jamie Worden WB 5-10 175 5 Jr. Scottsbluff, Neb. (Scottsbluff)
68 Young Jake Jake Young C 6-4 250 3 So. Midland, Texas (Lee)
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