Bullocks Named Preseason All-American

The first preseason college football publication rankings are out.

Athlon sports is postings its preseason top 25 on its website: www.athlonsports.com . It ranks coach Bill Callahan's first Nebraska team 23rd. The website also names Nebraska Safety Josh Bullocks as a first-team preseason All-American. Tight End Matt Herian is a second-team pick.

The magazine's site also says Nebraska's defensive backs rank number two in the big 12, the Husker recruiting class number five in the league and Courtney Grixby as the number seven incoming freshman in the Big XII.