Jordan Bellar redshirted his first season at Nebraska.
Before Nebraska (Norfolk Catholic)
Jordan Bellar was one of the top all-around players in the state for Norfolk Catholic High School the past three years. The 6-0, 165-pound Bellar helped the Knights to three consecutive Class C-1 state titles, serving as the quarterback, punter, kicker while also seeing action on defense. As a senior, Bellar averaged 45.1 yards on 30 punts and handled some of the place-kicking duties. As a quarterback, he threw for 1,878 yards and 26 touchdowns, while rushing for 284 yards and four touchdowns, and he added 14 tackles on defense. Bellar earned first-team Super State honors from the Lincoln Journal Star as a punter and was the captain of the C-1 all-state team. He was also the honorary captain of the Omaha World-Herald's Class C-1 all-state team as a punter and all-purpose player. As a junior, Bellar ran for 563 yards and 14 touchdowns, while passing for 1,460 yards and 11 touchdowns and handling the punting duties. He was a second-team All-Nebraska and Super State choice in 2011, while also earning first-team Class C-1 all-state honors as a quarterback from both papers. Bellar played for his father, Jeff Bellar, at Norfolk Catholic.
Jordan was born on Sept. 6, 1994, and his the son of Jeff and Lorrie Bellar.