football team held practice for just over two hours Monday afternoon as part of
their ongoing spring football practice schedule. In preparation for the annual
Red-White Spring game on April 16, the team worked out inside the Hawks
Championship Center in a practice head coach Bo Pelini classified as a good
return from spring break.
did great," Pelini said. "It was a bit sloppy at first. I thought
there were a lot of good things and a lot of things that need to be fixed. We
are about where you'd expect to be during spring ball."
the team came back refreshed and ready to put what they learned before break
into action on the field.
business as usual," Pelini said. "Our kids did a good job of staying
in shape over break and we reviewed what we added up to this point. We will
keep progressing from here."
spoke on his receiving corps and the talent that is emanating from the
have a lot of young guys with a lot of talent," Pelini said. "I think
we have to wait and see. They're swimming in it a little bit, trying to figure
everything out but there is talent there. I like the core group of guys, and I
think you're going to see some guys who haven't played a lot around here that
are ready to step up."
junior defensive end Cameron Meredith out during spring drills, Pelini spoke on
what he is seeing from the ends and the progress they're making.
think they're doing a good job," Pelini said. "They're learning and
we will see who steps up. We want to play three or four, so that gives guys
opportunity to get a lot of reps and see who earns the playing time."
will resume their spring practice schedule Friday afternoon. Tickets for the
spring game remain available on Huskers.com and through the NU Athletic Ticket
Office at 1-800-8 BIG RED.