Coach Tom Osborne
10th AP / 10th UPI --
11-2 (7-0 Big Eight)
Big Eight Champions
Orange Bowl
Coach Tom Osborne 10th AP / 10th UPI -- 11-2 (7-0 Big Eight) Big Eight Champions Orange Bowl
NU Football - 1988 Roster
George Achola
#4
George Achola
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Jeff Anderson
#59
Jeff Anderson
6'4"  270 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
Le Andre Anderson
#96
Le Andre Anderson
6'5"  250 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Fenger)
Mark Antonietti
#53
Mark Antonietti
6'2"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Calumet City, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
Tony Avant
#18
Tony Avant
6'1"  190 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
Chip Bahe
#82
Chip Bahe
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
Gregg Barrios
#44
Gregg Barrios
5'8"  180 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: So.
Hometown: Omana, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Scott Beckler
#48
Scott Beckler
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
Richard Bell
#21
Richard Bell
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Altadena, Calif. (John Muir)
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Valparaiso, Neb. (Raymond Central)
Bill Bobbora
#69
Bill Bobbora
6'3"  260 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Amarillo, Texas (Amarillo)
Dana Brinson
#33
Dana Brinson
5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Valdosta, Ga. (Valdosta)
Kurt Broer
#81
Kurt Broer
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
Paul Brungardt
#95
Paul Brungardt
6'7"  255 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
Peter Buchanan
#37
Peter Buchanan
6'0"  225 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Pierre Fonds, Quebec, Canada (Pierre Fonds Comprehensive)
Chris Caliendo
#49
Chris Caliendo
6'3"  240 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Brookfield, Wis. (East)
Bryan Carpenter
#29
Bryan Carpenter
5'10"  200 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Olathe, Kan. (North)
5'9"  200 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
Ray Coleman
#1
Ray Coleman
5'7"  180 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Worthing)
Reggie Cooper
#17
Reggie Cooper
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Slidell, La. (Slidell)
Jon Crippen
#45
Jon Crippen
5'10"  165 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Westfield)
6'3"  215 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
John Custard
#28
John Custard
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (East)
Joe D'Alesio
#98
Joe D'Alesio
6'6"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo. (Rockhurst)
Brad Devall
#6
Brad Devall
5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: O'Neill, Neb. (O'Neill)
Jim Dobesh
#7
Jim Dobesh
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Crete, Neb.
Tye Doll
#90
Tye Doll
6'3"  270 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Arapahoe, Neb. (Arapahoe)
Chris Drennan
#16
Chris Drennan
5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cypress, Calif. (Cypress)
Jerry Dunlap
#12
Jerry Dunlap
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Ventura, Calif. (Buena)
6'3"  255 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Loomis, Neb. (Loomis)
Brian Edgren
#63
Brian Edgren
6'1"  260 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Holdrege, Neb. (Holdrege)
6'2"  235 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb. (Scotus)
Steve Engstrom
#73
Steve Engstrom
6'3"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
LeRoy Etienne
#47
LeRoy Etienne
6'1"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New Iberia, La. (New Iberia)
Terry Eyman
#77
Terry Eyman
6'6"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
Brad Ferguson
#51
Brad Ferguson
6'1"  215 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chadron, Neb. (Chadron)
Roger Fitzke
#52
Roger Fitzke
6'0"  225 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Harvard, Neb. (Harvard)
Leodis Flowers
#3
Leodis Flowers
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
Charles Fryar
#10
Charles Fryar
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Burlington, N.J. (Burlington)
Chris Garrett
#80
Chris Garrett
6'3"  225 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Snyder, Texas (Snyder)
Keith Gawrick
#87
Keith Gawrick
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Northeast)
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
6'7"  295 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Balch Springs, Texas (Mesquite)
Morgan Gregory
#19
Morgan Gregory
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Denver, Colo. (Manual)
Mike Griffin
#61
Mike Griffin
6'3"  260 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Gibbon, Neb. (Gibbon)
Willie Griffin
#84
Willie Griffin
6'3"  275 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Monrovia, Calif. (Monrovia)
Corey Grobe
#94
Corey Grobe
6'4"  225 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Oakland, Iowa (Oakland)
Mark Hagge
#39
Mark Hagge
5'11"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Brian Harchelroad
#24
Brian Harchelroad
6'2"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wauneta, Neb. (Wauneta)
Lorenzo Hicks
#8
Lorenzo Hicks
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo. (Southeast)
Tim Jackson
#4
Tim Jackson
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Dallas, Texas (Skyline)
Tom Janky
#13
Tom Janky
5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Punter/Place-Kicker
Year: So.
Hometown: Chapman, Neb. (Grand Island Northwest)
Randall Jobman
#55
Randall Jobman
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lisco, Neb. (Garden County)
Tim Johnk
#37
Tim Johnk
5'10"  210 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Schuyler, Neb. (Schuyler)
Mickey Joseph
#2
Mickey Joseph
5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Marrero, La. (New Orleans Shaw)
Andy Keeler
#65
Andy Keeler
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
Barry Kitrell
#36
Barry Kitrell
5'10"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ashland, Neb. (Ashland-Greenwood)
Tyreese Knox
#34
Tyreese Knox
5'10"  215 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Daly City, Calif. (Jefferson)
Monte Kratzenstein
#85
Monte Kratzenstein
6'4"  225 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Brady, Neb. (Gothenburg)
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Henderson, Neb. (Henderson)
Rob Leuck
#67
Rob Leuck
6'0"  245 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
Lance Lewis
#18
Lance Lewis
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Scott City, Kan. (Scott City)
Tahaun Lewis
#5
Tahaun Lewis
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo. (Doherty)
Jon Marco
#93
Jon Marco
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (West)
Tim McCoy
#83
Tim McCoy
6'1"  170 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Brian Miller
#35
Brian Miller
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hardy, Neb. (Hardy)
Kevin Miller
#99
Kevin Miller
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hardy, Neb. (Hardy)
Todd Millikan
#43
Todd Millikan
6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Shenandoah, Iowa (Shenandoah)
Jeff Mills
#42
Jeff Mills
6'3"  220 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Montclair, N.J. (Montclair)
Junior Monarrez
#13
Junior Monarrez
6'1"  270 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bell Garden, Calif.
Mike Murray
#74
Mike Murray
5'10"  240 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
6'1"  260 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Minden, Neb. (Minden)
Chris O'Gara
#86
Chris O'Gara
6'5"  245 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Madison, Wis. (West)
6'1"  270 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wichita, Kan. (South)
Bruce Pickens
#38
Bruce Pickens
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo. (Westport)
Mike Preston
#11
Mike Preston
6'0"  160 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
Tom Punt
#78
Tom Punt
6'8"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
Sean Putnam
#92
Sean Putnam
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: O'Neill, Neb. (O'Neill)
Terry Rodgers
#20
Terry Rodgers
5'7"  170 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: National City, Calif. (Sweetwater)
John Roschal
#64
John Roschal
6'3"  260 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Spring Woods)
Brad Rother
#72
Brad Rother
6'3"  240 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (East)
Marvin Sanders
#26
Marvin Sanders
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Markham, Ill. (Thornwood)
Sam Schmidt
#25
Sam Schmidt
6'1"  230 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wood River, Neb. (Wood River)
Bill Settles
Bill Settles
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Position: Cornerback
Year: Unk
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Joe Sims
#56
Joe Sims
6'4"  265 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
Kurt Skradis
#66
Kurt Skradis
6'3"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
Bob Sledge
#62
Bob Sledge
6'2"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
Dan Svehla
#87
Dan Svehla
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Clarkson, Neb. (Clarkson)
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fresno, Calif. (Lincoln)
6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Madison)
Nate Turner
#22
Nate Turner
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
6'2"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
Ray Valladao
#75
Ray Valladao
6'3"  255 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Atwater, Calif. (Atwater)
Scott Vampola
#41
Scott Vampola
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Cartier Walker
#27
Cartier Walker
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Atlantic City, N.J. (Holy Spirit)
6'4"  230 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Crane, Texas
6'0"  240 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Aurora, Neb. (Aurora)
Kent Wells
#91
Kent Wells
6'5"  285 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)
Rick Wendland
#1
Rick Wendland
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Topeka, Kan. (Washburn Rural)
Wendell Wooten
#15
Wendell Wooten
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Safety
Year: Sr.
Hometown: West Texas City, Texas (La Marque)
Jamie Worden
#31
Jamie Worden
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Scottsbluff, Neb. (Scottsbluff)
6'5"  260 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Midland, Texas (Lee)
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
4 Achola George George Achola IB 5-10 190 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
59 Anderson Jeff Jeff Anderson C 6-4 270 5 Jr. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
96 Anderson Le Andre Le Andre Anderson DT 6-5 250 3 So. Chicago, Ill. (Fenger)
53 Antonietti Mark Mark Antonietti OG 6-2 265 7 Sr. Calumet City, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
18 Avant Tony Tony Avant SE 6-1 190 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
82 Bahe Chip Chip Bahe SE 5-10 175 5 Jr. Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
44 Barrios Gregg Gregg Barrios PK 5-8 180 3 So. Omana, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
48 Beckler Scott Scott Beckler P 6-0 185 5 Jr. Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
21 Bell Richard Richard Bell WB 6-0 195 5 Jr. Altadena, Calif. (John Muir)
23 Blazek Mark Mark Blazek S 6-2 200 7 Sr. Valparaiso, Neb. (Raymond Central)
69 Bobbora Bill Bill Bobbora OG 6-3 260 5 Jr. Amarillo, Texas (Amarillo)
33 Brinson Dana Dana Brinson WB 5-9 170 7 Sr. Valdosta, Ga. (Valdosta)
81 Broer Kurt Kurt Broer OLB 6-1 220 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
95 Brungardt Paul Paul Brungardt DT 6-7 255 3 So. Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
37 Buchanan Peter Peter Buchanan LB 6-0 225 7 Sr. Pierre Fonds, Quebec, Canada (Pierre Fonds Comprehensive)
49 Caliendo Chris Chris Caliendo LB 6-3 240 5 Jr. Brookfield, Wis. (East)
29 Carpenter Bryan Bryan Carpenter FB 5-10 200 5 Jr. Olathe, Kan. (North)
32 Clark Ken Ken Clark IB 5-9 200 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
1 Coleman Ray Ray Coleman IB 5-7 180 7 Sr. Houston, Texas (Worthing)
17 Cooper Reggie Reggie Cooper SS 6-3 200 3 So. Slidell, La. (Slidell)
45 Crippen Jon Jon Crippen CB 5-10 165 3 So. Houston, Texas (Westfield)
88 Croel Mike Mike Croel OLB 6-3 215 3 So. Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
28 Custard John John Custard CB 5-9 165 7 Sr. Bellevue, Neb. (East)
98 D'Alesio Joe Joe D'Alesio DT 6-6 235 5 Jr. Kansas City, Mo. (Rockhurst)
6 Devall Brad Brad Devall WB 5-9 170 3 So. O'Neill, Neb. (O'Neill)
7 Dobesh Jim Jim Dobesh SS 6-1 185 3 So. Crete, Neb.
90 Doll Tye Tye Doll DT 6-3 270 5 Jr. Arapahoe, Neb. (Arapahoe)
16 Drennan Chris Chris Drennan PK 5-9 180 5 Jr. Cypress, Calif. (Cypress)
12 Dunlap Jerry Jerry Dunlap QB 5-11 190 3 So. Ventura, Calif. (Buena)
54 Edeal David David Edeal C 6-3 255 3 So. Loomis, Neb. (Loomis)
63 Edgren Brian Brian Edgren MG 6-1 260 3 So. Holdrege, Neb. (Holdrege)
97 Engelbert Pat Pat Engelbert MG 6-2 235 3 So. Columbus, Neb. (Scotus)
73 Engstrom Steve Steve Engstrom OT 6-3 285 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
47 Etienne LeRoy LeRoy Etienne LB 6-1 230 7 Sr. New Iberia, La. (New Iberia)
77 Eyman Terry Terry Eyman OT 6-6 265 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
51 Ferguson Brad Brad Ferguson LB 6-1 215 5 Jr. Chadron, Neb. (Chadron)
52 Fitzke Roger Roger Fitzke C 6-0 225 5 Jr. Harvard, Neb. (Harvard)
3 Flowers Leodis Leodis Flowers IB 5-11 195 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
10 Fryar Charles Charles Fryar CB 5-10 175 7 Sr. Burlington, N.J. (Burlington)
80 Garrett Chris Chris Garrett TE 6-3 225 1 Fr. Snyder, Texas (Snyder)
87 Gawrick Keith Keith Gawrick TE 6-2 225 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (Northeast)
14 Gdowski Gerry Gerry Gdowski QB 6-1 195 5 Jr. Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
70 Glaser Doug Doug Glaser OT 6-7 295 5 Jr. Balch Springs, Texas (Mesquite)
19 Gregory Morgan Morgan Gregory SE 6-0 185 5 Jr. Denver, Colo. (Manual)
61 Griffin Mike Mike Griffin OT 6-3 260 5 Jr. Gibbon, Neb. (Gibbon)
84 Griffin Willie Willie Griffin DT 6-3 275 7 Sr. Monrovia, Calif. (Monrovia)
94 Grobe Corey Corey Grobe TE 6-4 225 7 Sr. Oakland, Iowa (Oakland)
39 Hagge Mark Mark Hagge LB 5-11 230 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
24 Harchelroad Brian Brian Harchelroad FB 6-2 205 5 Jr. Wauneta, Neb. (Wauneta)
8 Hicks Lorenzo Lorenzo Hicks CB 6-0 195 7 Sr. Kansas City, Mo. (Southeast)
4 Jackson Tim Tim Jackson S 6-0 190 7 Sr. Dallas, Texas (Skyline)
13 Janky Tom Tom Janky P/PK 5-11 180 3 So. Chapman, Neb. (Grand Island Northwest)
55 Jobman Randall Randall Jobman LB 6-3 230 5 Jr. Lisco, Neb. (Garden County)
37 Johnk Tim Tim Johnk FB 5-10 210 3 So. Schuyler, Neb. (Schuyler)
2 Joseph Mickey Mickey Joseph QB 5-10 170 1 Fr. Marrero, La. (New Orleans Shaw)
65 Keeler Andy Andy Keeler OG 6-3 265 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
36 Kitrell Barry Barry Kitrell FB 5-10 215 7 Sr. Ashland, Neb. (Ashland-Greenwood)
34 Knox Tyreese Tyreese Knox IB 5-10 215 7 Sr. Daly City, Calif. (Jefferson)
85 Kratzenstein Monte Monte Kratzenstein TE 6-4 225 5 Jr. Brady, Neb. (Gothenburg)
46 Kroeker John John Kroeker P 5-11 175 7 Sr. Henderson, Neb. (Henderson)
67 Leuck Rob Rob Leuck LB 6-0 245 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
18 Lewis Lance Lance Lewis CB 6-0 205 1 Fr. Scott City, Kan. (Scott City)
5 Lewis Tahaun Tahaun Lewis CB 5-11 170 3 So. Colorado Springs, Colo. (Doherty)
93 Marco Jon Jon Marco OLB 6-1 220 7 Sr. Bellevue, Neb. (West)
83 McCoy Tim Tim McCoy SE 6-1 170 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
35 Miller Brian Brian Miller LB 6-0 180 7 Sr. Hardy, Neb. (Hardy)
99 Miller Kevin Kevin Miller MG 6-3 230 5 Jr. Hardy, Neb. (Hardy)
43 Millikan Todd Todd Millikan TE 6-3 235 7 Sr. Shenandoah, Iowa (Shenandoah)
42 Mills Jeff Jeff Mills OLB 6-3 220 5 Jr. Montclair, N.J. (Montclair)
13 Monarrez Junior Junior Monarrez MG 6-1 270 5 Jr. Bell Garden, Calif.
74 Murray Mike Mike Murray MG 5-10 240 5 Jr. Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
76 Nelson John John Nelson OG 6-1 260 7 Sr. Minden, Neb. (Minden)
86 O'Gara Chris Chris O'Gara TE 6-5 245 5 Jr. Madison, Wis. (West)
96 Pete Lawrence Lawrence Pete MG 6-1 270 7 Sr. Wichita, Kan. (South)
38 Pickens Bruce Bruce Pickens CB 5-11 185 3 So. Kansas City, Mo. (Westport)
11 Preston Mike Mike Preston QB 6-0 160 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
78 Punt Tom Tom Punt OT 6-8 270 3 So. Sioux City, Iowa
92 Putnam Sean Sean Putnam MG 6-3 265 7 Sr. O'Neill, Neb. (O'Neill)
20 Rodgers Terry Terry Rodgers IB 5-7 170 5 Jr. National City, Calif. (Sweetwater)
64 Roschal John John Roschal OG 6-3 260 5 Jr. Houston, Texas (Spring Woods)
72 Rother Brad Brad Rother OT 6-3 240 5 Jr. Bellevue, Neb. (East)
26 Sanders Marvin Marvin Sanders CB 6-0 185 5 Jr. Markham, Ill. (Thornwood)
25 Schmidt Sam Sam Schmidt FB 6-1 230 5 Jr. Wood River, Neb. (Wood River)
Settles Bill Bill Settles CB - 99 Unk Lincoln, Neb.
56 Sims Joe Joe Sims DT 6-4 265 3 So. Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
66 Skradis Kurt Kurt Skradis DT 6-3 260 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
62 Sledge Bob Bob Sledge OT 6-2 270 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
87 Svehla Dan Dan Svehla OLB 6-0 215 3 So. Clarkson, Neb. (Clarkson)
9 Taylor Steve Steve Taylor QB 6-0 205 7 Sr. Fresno, Calif. (Lincoln)
89 Thomas Broderick Broderick Thomas OLB 6-3 235 7 Sr. Houston, Texas (Madison)
22 Turner Nate Nate Turner WB 6-1 220 1 Fr. Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
40 Tyrance Pat Pat Tyrance LB 6-2 230 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
75 Valladao Ray Ray Valladao DT 6-3 255 5 Jr. Atwater, Calif. (Atwater)
41 Vampola Scott Scott Vampola SS 5-11 185 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
27 Walker Cartier Cartier Walker CB 5-10 175 7 Sr. Atlantic City, N.J. (Holy Spirit)
57 Walker Kenny Kenny Walker LB 6-4 230 3 So. Crane, Texas
61 Wanek Jim Jim Wanek OG 6-0 240 3 So. Aurora, Neb. (Aurora)
91 Wells Kent Kent Wells DT 6-5 285 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
1 Wendland Rick Rick Wendland S 6-1 200 5 Jr. Topeka, Kan. (Washburn Rural)
15 Wooten Wendell Wendell Wooten S 6-1 205 7 Sr. West Texas City, Texas (La Marque)
31 Worden Jamie Jamie Worden WB 5-10 175 7 Sr. Scottsbluff, Neb. (Scottsbluff)
68 Young Jake Jake Young C 6-5 260 5 Jr. Midland, Texas (Lee)
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