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

NU Football - 1987 Players

Jeff Anderson
#59

Jeff Anderson

Jeff Anderson
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
Mark Antonietti
#53

Mark Antonietti

Mark Antonietti
6'2"  260 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Calumet City, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
R.G. Arneson
#58

R.G. Arneson

R.G. Arneson
6'11"  66 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb. (North Platte)
Chip Bahe
#81

Chip Bahe

Chip Bahe
5'9"  160 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
Tom Banderas
#87

Tom Banderas

Tom Banderas
6'2"  245 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Oak Grove, Mo. (Oak Grove)
Gregg Barrios
#44

Gregg Barrios

Gregg Barrios
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: So.
Hometown: Omana, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Vance Behrens
#18

Vance Behrens

Vance Behrens
5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: East Moline, Ill. (United)
Richard Bell
#21

Richard Bell

Richard Bell
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Altadena, Calif. (John Muir)
Clete Blakeman
#12

Clete Blakeman

Clete Blakeman
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)

Mark Blazek

6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Valparaiso, Neb. (Raymond Central)
Bill Bobbora
#69

Bill Bobbora

Bill Bobbora
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Amarillo, Texas (Amarillo)
Dana Brinson
#33

Dana Brinson

Dana Brinson
5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Valdosta, Ga. (Valdosta)
Kurt Broer
#81

Kurt Broer

Kurt Broer
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
Paul Brungardt
#95

Paul Brungardt

Paul Brungardt
6'6"  245 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
Chris Caliendo
#49

Chris Caliendo

Chris Caliendo
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Brookfield, Wis. (East)
Bryan Carpenter
#29

Bryan Carpenter

Bryan Carpenter
5'9"  200 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Olathe, Kan. (North)
Dave Cheloha
#39

Dave Cheloha

Dave Cheloha
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)

Ken Clark

5'9"  200 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
McCathorn Clayton
#7

McCathorn Clayton

McCathorn Clayton
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Orlando, Fla. (Jones)
Ray Coleman
#1

Ray Coleman

Ray Coleman
5'7"  180 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Worthing)
Reggie Cooper
#17

Reggie Cooper

Reggie Cooper
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Slidell, La. (Slidell)
Jon Crippen
#17

Jon Crippen

Jon Crippen
5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Westfield)

Mike Croel

6'3"  215 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
John Custard
#28

John Custard

John Custard
5'8"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (East)
Doug Dalton
#45

Doug Dalton

Doug Dalton
5'10"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cortland, Ohio (Cortland)
Chris Drennan
#16

Chris Drennan

Chris Drennan
5'9"  175 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: So.
Hometown: Cypress, Calif. (Cypress)
Jerry Dunlap
#14

Jerry Dunlap

Jerry Dunlap
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Ventura, Calif. (Buena)
Jim Ernest
#77

Jim Ernest

Jim Ernest
6'2"  260 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dalton, Neb. (Leyton)
LeRoy Etienne
#47

LeRoy Etienne

LeRoy Etienne
6'1"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: New Iberia, La. (New Iberia)
Brad Ferguson
#51

Brad Ferguson

Brad Ferguson
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Chadron, Neb. (Chadron)
Steve Forch
#38

Steve Forch

Steve Forch
6'2"  240 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)
Charles Fryar
#10

Charles Fryar

Charles Fryar
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Burlington, N.J. (Burlington)

Gerry Gdowski

6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)

Doug Glaser

6'7"  290 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Balch Springs, Texas (Mesquite)
Derrick Green
#73

Derrick Green

Derrick Green
6'1"  295 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif. (Banning)
Morgan Gregory
#19

Morgan Gregory

Morgan Gregory
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Denver, Colo. (Manual)
Mike Griffin
#74

Mike Griffin

Mike Griffin
6'1"  250 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Gibbon, Neb. (Gibbon)
Willie Griffin
#84

Willie Griffin

Willie Griffin
6'2"  280 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Monrovia, Calif. (Monrovia)
Bob Hansen
#36

Bob Hansen

Bob Hansen
6'2"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Greenwood, Neb. (Ashland-Greenwood)
Hendley Hawkins
#82

Hendley Hawkins

Hendley Hawkins
5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif. (Crenshaw)

Micah Heibel

6'1"  225 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
Lorenzo Hicks
#8

Lorenzo Hicks

Lorenzo Hicks
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo. (Southeast)
Jim Holscher
#27

Jim Holscher

Jim Holscher
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cook, Neb. (Nemaha Valley)
Corey Bill Hudson
#70

Corey Bill Hudson

Corey Bill Hudson
6'3"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Belvidere, Neb. (Hebron)
Tim Jackson
#4

Tim Jackson

Tim Jackson
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dallas, Texas (Skyline)

Jeff Jamrog

6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Elkhorn Mt. Michael)
Randall Jobman
#55

Randall Jobman

Randall Jobman
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Lisco, Neb. (Garden County)

Keith Jones

5'10"  180 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
Lee Jones
#98

Lee Jones

Lee Jones
6'1"  245 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
Andy Keeler
#65

Andy Keeler

Andy Keeler
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
Jon Kelley
#40

Jon Kelley

Jon Kelley
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Tyreese Knox
#34

Tyreese Knox

Tyreese Knox
5'10"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Daly City, Calif. (Jefferson)
Monte Kratzenstein
#85

Monte Kratzenstein

Monte Kratzenstein
6'3"  220 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Brady, Neb. (Gothenburg)

John Kroeker

5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Henderson, Neb. (Henderson)
Tahaun Lewis
#5

Tahaun Lewis

Tahaun Lewis
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo. (Doherty)
Keven Lightner
#57

Keven Lightner

Keven Lightner
6'2"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb. (Adams Central)
Jeff Long
#94

Jeff Long

Jeff Long
6'3"  245 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
Jon Marco
#93

Jon Marco

Jon Marco
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (West)
Dan McArdle
#2

Dan McArdle

Dan McArdle
5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
Kurt McCallum
#3

Kurt McCallum

Kurt McCallum
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Madison, Neb. (Madison)

John McCormick

6'1"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
Tim McCoy
#83

Tim McCoy

Tim McCoy
6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Todd Millikan
#43

Todd Millikan

Todd Millikan
6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Shenandoah, Iowa (Shenandoah)
Jeff Mills
#42

Jeff Mills

Jeff Mills
6'3"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Montclair, N.J. (Montclair)
Mike Murray
#74

Mike Murray

Mike Murray
5'10"  240 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)

John Nelson

6'0"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Minden, Neb. (Minden)
Keith Neubert
#86

Keith Neubert

Keith Neubert
6'5"  240 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fort Atkinson, Wis. (Fort Atkinson)
John Nichols
#63

John Nichols

John Nichols
6'2"  265 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Littleton, Colo. (Columbine)
Chris O'Gara
#54

Chris O'Gara

Chris O'Gara
6'5"  250 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Madison, Wis. (West)
Harlan Opie
#90

Harlan Opie

Harlan Opie
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Great Bend, Kan. (Great Bend)
Tony Palmer
#97

Tony Palmer

Tony Palmer
6'7"  295 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Westside)

Lawrence Pete

6'1"  270 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wichita, Kan. (South)
Sean Putnam
#92

Sean Putnam

Sean Putnam
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: O'Neill, Neb. (O'Neill)
John Richman
#18

John Richman

John Richman
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Lexington, Neb. (Lexington)
Terry Rodgers
#20

Terry Rodgers

Terry Rodgers
5'7"  160 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: National City, Calif. (Sweetwater)
John Roschal
#64

John Roschal

John Roschal
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Spring Woods)
Brad Rother
#72

Brad Rother

Brad Rother
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (East)
Tim Rother
#78

Tim Rother

Tim Rother
6'6"  265 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (East)
Marvin Sanders
#26

Marvin Sanders

Marvin Sanders
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Markham, Ill. (Thornwood)
Sam Schmidt
#25

Sam Schmidt

Sam Schmidt
6'0"  225 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Wood River, Neb. (Wood River)
Craig Schnitzler
#13

Craig Schnitzler

Craig Schnitzler
5'7"  215 lbs
Position: Punter/Place-Kicker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
Von Sheppard
#2

Von Sheppard

Von Sheppard
5'10"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: St. Paul, Minn. (Central)
Kurt Skradis
#66

Kurt Skradis

Kurt Skradis
6'3"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
Bob Sledge
#62

Bob Sledge

Bob Sledge
6'2"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Gross)

Neil Smith

6'5"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New Orleans, La. (McDonogh 35)
Rod Smith
#88

Rod Smith

Rod Smith
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Thornton, Colo. (Thornton)
Steve Stanard
#56

Steve Stanard

Steve Stanard
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
John Strasheim

John Strasheim

John Strasheim
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Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.

Steve Taylor

6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fresno, Calif. (Lincoln)

Broderick Thomas

6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Madison)
Jeff Tomjack
#11

Jeff Tomjack

Jeff Tomjack
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ewing, Neb. (Ewing)
Ray Valladao
#75

Ray Valladao

Ray Valladao
6'3"  245 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Atwater, Calif. (Atwater)
Scott Vampola
#41

Scott Vampola

Scott Vampola
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Cartier Walker
#27

Cartier Walker

Cartier Walker
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Atlantic City, N.J. (Holy Spirit)

Kenny Walker

6'3"  215 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: So.
Hometown: Crane, Texas
Brian Washington
#5

Brian Washington

Brian Washington
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Highland Springs, Va. (Highland Springs)
Kent Wells
#91

Kent Wells

Kent Wells
6'4"  295 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)
Doug Welniak
#37

Doug Welniak

Doug Welniak
5'10"  215 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Elyria, Neb. (Ord)
Rick Wendland
#1

Rick Wendland

Rick Wendland
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Topeka, Kan. (Washburn Rural)
Dante Wiley
#24

Dante Wiley

Dante Wiley
6'0"  240 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Jeannette, Pa. (Jeannette)
Wendell Wooten
#15

Wendell Wooten

Wendell Wooten
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: West Texas City, Texas (La Marque)
Jamie Worden
#31

Jamie Worden

Jamie Worden
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Scottsbluff, Neb. (Scottsbluff)

Jake Young

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

Jeff Anderson

C 6-3 265 3 So. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
53 Antonietti Mark Mark Antonietti

Mark Antonietti

C 6-2 260 5 Jr. Calumet City, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
58 Arneson R.G. R.G. Arneson

R.G. Arneson

OG 6-11 66 3 So. North Platte, Neb. (North Platte)
81 Bahe Chip Chip Bahe

Chip Bahe

SE 5-9 160 3 So. Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
87 Banderas Tom Tom Banderas

Tom Banderas

TE 6-2 245 7 Sr. Oak Grove, Mo. (Oak Grove)
44 Barrios Gregg Gregg Barrios

Gregg Barrios

PK 5-9 165 3 So. Omana, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
18 Behrens Vance Vance Behrens

Vance Behrens

WB 5-9 185 7 Sr. East Moline, Ill. (United)
21 Bell Richard Richard Bell

Richard Bell

WB 6-0 195 3 So. Altadena, Calif. (John Muir)
12 Blakeman Clete Clete Blakeman

Clete Blakeman

QB 6-1 185 7 Sr. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
23 Blazek Mark Mark Blazek

Mark Blazek

S 6-2 200 5 Jr. Valparaiso, Neb. (Raymond Central)
69 Bobbora Bill Bill Bobbora

Bill Bobbora

OT 6-3 265 3 So. Amarillo, Texas (Amarillo)
33 Brinson Dana Dana Brinson

Dana Brinson

WB 5-9 170 5 Jr. Valdosta, Ga. (Valdosta)
81 Broer Kurt Kurt Broer

Kurt Broer

OLB 6-1 220 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
95 Brungardt Paul Paul Brungardt

Paul Brungardt

DT 6-6 245 1 Fr. Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
49 Caliendo Chris Chris Caliendo

Chris Caliendo

LB 6-2 225 3 So. Brookfield, Wis. (East)
29 Carpenter Bryan Bryan Carpenter

Bryan Carpenter

FB 5-9 200 5 Jr. Olathe, Kan. (North)
39 Cheloha Dave Dave Cheloha

Dave Cheloha

PK 5-10 180 5 Jr. Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
32 Clark Ken Ken Clark

Ken Clark

IB 5-9 200 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
7 Clayton McCathorn McCathorn Clayton

McCathorn Clayton

CB 6-0 190 7 Sr. Orlando, Fla. (Jones)
1 Coleman Ray Ray Coleman

Ray Coleman

IB 5-7 180 5 Jr. Houston, Texas (Worthing)
17 Cooper Reggie Reggie Cooper

Reggie Cooper

SS 6-3 200 1 Fr. Slidell, La. (Slidell)
17 Crippen Jon Jon Crippen

Jon Crippen

CB 5-9 170 1 Fr. Houston, Texas (Westfield)
88 Croel Mike Mike Croel

Mike Croel

OLB 6-3 215 1 Fr. Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
28 Custard John John Custard

John Custard

CB 5-8 170 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb. (East)
45 Dalton Doug Doug Dalton

Doug Dalton

FB 5-10 205 7 Sr. Cortland, Ohio (Cortland)
16 Drennan Chris Chris Drennan

Chris Drennan

PK 5-9 175 3 So. Cypress, Calif. (Cypress)
14 Dunlap Jerry Jerry Dunlap

Jerry Dunlap

QB 5-11 185 3 So. Ventura, Calif. (Buena)
77 Ernest Jim Jim Ernest

Jim Ernest

OT 6-2 260 5 Jr. Dalton, Neb. (Leyton)
47 Etienne LeRoy LeRoy Etienne

LeRoy Etienne

LB 6-1 230 5 Jr. New Iberia, La. (New Iberia)
51 Ferguson Brad Brad Ferguson

Brad Ferguson

LB 6-0 215 3 So. Chadron, Neb. (Chadron)
38 Forch Steve Steve Forch

Steve Forch

LB 6-2 240 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
10 Fryar Charles Charles Fryar

Charles Fryar

CB 5-10 175 5 Jr. Burlington, N.J. (Burlington)
4 Gdowski Gerry Gerry Gdowski

Gerry Gdowski

QB 6-1 185 3 So. Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
67 Glaser Doug Doug Glaser

Doug Glaser

OT 6-7 290 3 So. Balch Springs, Texas (Mesquite)
73 Green Derrick Derrick Green

Derrick Green

OT 6-1 295 7 Sr. Los Angeles, Calif. (Banning)
19 Gregory Morgan Morgan Gregory

Morgan Gregory

SE 6-0 185 3 So. Denver, Colo. (Manual)
74 Griffin Mike Mike Griffin

Mike Griffin

OG 6-1 250 3 So. Gibbon, Neb. (Gibbon)
84 Griffin Willie Willie Griffin

Willie Griffin

DT 6-2 280 5 Jr. Monrovia, Calif. (Monrovia)
36 Hansen Bob Bob Hansen

Bob Hansen

LB 6-2 230 3 So. Greenwood, Neb. (Ashland-Greenwood)
82 Hawkins Hendley Hendley Hawkins

Hendley Hawkins

WB 5-9 185 7 Sr. Los Angeles, Calif. (Crenshaw)
48 Heibel Micah Micah Heibel

Micah Heibel

FB 6-1 225 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
8 Hicks Lorenzo Lorenzo Hicks

Lorenzo Hicks

CB 5-11 195 5 Jr. Kansas City, Mo. (Southeast)
27 Holscher Jim Jim Holscher

Jim Holscher

WB 5-10 180 7 Sr. Cook, Neb. (Nemaha Valley)
70 Hudson Corey Bill Corey Bill Hudson

Corey Bill Hudson

OT 6-3 270 7 Sr. Belvidere, Neb. (Hebron)
4 Jackson Tim Tim Jackson

Tim Jackson

CB 6-0 195 5 Jr. Dallas, Texas (Skyline)
80 Jamrog Jeff Jeff Jamrog

Jeff Jamrog

DE 6-1 220 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Elkhorn Mt. Michael)
55 Jobman Randall Randall Jobman

Randall Jobman

LB 6-3 230 3 So. Lisco, Neb. (Garden County)
6 Jones Keith Keith Jones

Keith Jones

IB 5-10 180 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
98 Jones Lee Lee Jones

Lee Jones

DT 6-1 245 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
65 Keeler Andy Andy Keeler

Andy Keeler

OG 6-3 265 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
40 Kelley Jon Jon Kelley

Jon Kelley

IB 6-1 195 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
34 Knox Tyreese Tyreese Knox

Tyreese Knox

FB 5-10 215 5 Jr. Daly City, Calif. (Jefferson)
85 Kratzenstein Monte Monte Kratzenstein

Monte Kratzenstein

TE 6-3 220 3 So. Brady, Neb. (Gothenburg)
46 Kroeker John John Kroeker

John Kroeker

P 5-11 175 5 Jr. Henderson, Neb. (Henderson)
5 Lewis Tahaun Tahaun Lewis

Tahaun Lewis

CB 5-11 170 1 Fr. Colorado Springs, Colo. (Doherty)
57 Lightner Keven Keven Lightner

Keven Lightner

OT 6-2 285 7 Sr. Hastings, Neb. (Adams Central)
94 Long Jeff Jeff Long

Jeff Long

DT 6-3 245 3 So. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
93 Marco Jon Jon Marco

Jon Marco

DE 6-1 220 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb. (West)
2 McArdle Dan Dan McArdle

Dan McArdle

S 5-9 185 3 So. Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
3 McCallum Kurt Kurt McCallum

Kurt McCallum

CB 6-0 185 3 So. Madison, Neb. (Madison)
61 McCormick John John McCormick

John McCormick

OG 6-1 270 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
83 McCoy Tim Tim McCoy

Tim McCoy

SE 6-0 175 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
43 Millikan Todd Todd Millikan

Todd Millikan

TE 6-3 235 5 Jr. Shenandoah, Iowa (Shenandoah)
42 Mills Jeff Jeff Mills

Jeff Mills

DE 6-3 220 3 So. Montclair, N.J. (Montclair)
74 Murray Mike Mike Murray

Mike Murray

MG 5-10 240 3 So. Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
76 Nelson John John Nelson

John Nelson

OG 6-0 265 5 Jr. Minden, Neb. (Minden)
86 Neubert Keith Keith Neubert

Keith Neubert

TE 6-5 240 7 Sr. Fort Atkinson, Wis. (Fort Atkinson)
63 Nichols John John Nichols

John Nichols

C 6-2 265 7 Sr. Littleton, Colo. (Columbine)
54 O'Gara Chris Chris O'Gara

Chris O'Gara

C 6-5 250 3 So. Madison, Wis. (West)
90 Opie Harlan Harlan Opie

Harlan Opie

DE 6-2 220 7 Sr. Great Bend, Kan. (Great Bend)
97 Palmer Tony Tony Palmer

Tony Palmer

DT 6-7 295 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
96 Pete Lawrence Lawrence Pete

Lawrence Pete

MG 6-1 270 5 Jr. Wichita, Kan. (South)
92 Putnam Sean Sean Putnam

Sean Putnam

MG 6-3 265 5 Jr. O'Neill, Neb. (O'Neill)
18 Richman John John Richman

John Richman

S 5-10 190 3 So. Lexington, Neb. (Lexington)
20 Rodgers Terry Terry Rodgers

Terry Rodgers

IB 5-7 160 3 So. National City, Calif. (Sweetwater)
64 Roschal John John Roschal

John Roschal

OG 6-3 265 3 So. Houston, Texas (Spring Woods)
72 Rother Brad Brad Rother

Brad Rother

OT 6-3 230 3 So. Bellevue, Neb. (East)
78 Rother Tim Tim Rother

Tim Rother

DT 6-6 265 7 Sr. Bellevue, Neb. (East)
26 Sanders Marvin Marvin Sanders

Marvin Sanders

S 5-11 190 3 So. Markham, Ill. (Thornwood)
25 Schmidt Sam Sam Schmidt

Sam Schmidt

FB 6-0 225 3 So. Wood River, Neb. (Wood River)
13 Schnitzler Craig Craig Schnitzler

Craig Schnitzler

P/PK 5-7 215 7 Sr. Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
2 Sheppard Von Von Sheppard

Von Sheppard

WB 5-10 185 7 Sr. St. Paul, Minn. (Central)
66 Skradis Kurt Kurt Skradis

Kurt Skradis

DT 6-3 260 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
62 Sledge Bob Bob Sledge

Bob Sledge

OT 6-2 270 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
99 Smith Neil Neil Smith

Neil Smith

DT 6-5 260 7 Sr. New Orleans, La. (McDonogh 35)
88 Smith Rod Rod Smith

Rod Smith

SE 6-0 185 7 Sr. Thornton, Colo. (Thornton)
56 Stanard Steve Steve Stanard

Steve Stanard

DE 6-1 220 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Strasheim John John Strasheim

John Strasheim

OG - 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
9 Taylor Steve Steve Taylor

Steve Taylor

QB 6-0 195 5 Jr. Fresno, Calif. (Lincoln)
89 Thomas Broderick Broderick Thomas

Broderick Thomas

DE 6-3 235 5 Jr. Houston, Texas (Madison)
11 Tomjack Jeff Jeff Tomjack

Jeff Tomjack

S 6-1 210 7 Sr. Ewing, Neb. (Ewing)
75 Valladao Ray Ray Valladao

Ray Valladao

DT 6-3 245 3 So. Atwater, Calif. (Atwater)
41 Vampola Scott Scott Vampola

Scott Vampola

S 5-11 190 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
27 Walker Cartier Cartier Walker

Cartier Walker

CB 5-10 175 5 Jr. Atlantic City, N.J. (Holy Spirit)
83 Walker Kenny Kenny Walker

Kenny Walker

DE 6-3 215 3 So. Crane, Texas
5 Washington Brian Brian Washington

Brian Washington

S 6-1 220 7 Sr. Highland Springs, Va. (Highland Springs)
91 Wells Kent Kent Wells

Kent Wells

MG 6-4 295 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
37 Welniak Doug Doug Welniak

Doug Welniak

LB 5-10 215 7 Sr. Elyria, Neb. (Ord)
1 Wendland Rick Rick Wendland

Rick Wendland

S 6-1 200 3 So. Topeka, Kan. (Washburn Rural)
24 Wiley Dante Dante Wiley

Dante Wiley

LB 6-0 240 5 Jr. Jeannette, Pa. (Jeannette)
15 Wooten Wendell Wendell Wooten

Wendell Wooten

S 6-1 200 5 Jr. West Texas City, Texas (La Marque)
31 Worden Jamie Jamie Worden

Jamie Worden

WB 5-10 175 5 Jr. Scottsbluff, Neb. (Scottsbluff)
68 Young Jake Jake Young

Jake Young

C 6-4 250 3 So. Midland, Texas (Lee)


NU Football - 1987 Coaches

Tom Osborne

Tom Osborne
 - Head Coach