Dicaprio Bootle named to Lott IMPACT Trophy watch list

A two-time Nebraska defensive back of the year, he's been a mainstay for the Blackshirt secondary with his best season coming in 2018 when he had 15 passes defensed, 21 for his career. As a junior he spent time as a cornerback and at safety.
Dicaprio Bootle

LINCOLN – Watch list season has arrived early this year and the first one out with a Husker is for the 2020 Lott IMPACT Trophy, the only major college football award factoring in the personal character of the nominee.

Forty-two men representing 41 schools, including senior Dicaprio Bootle. A two-time Nebraska defensive back of the year, he’s been a mainstay for the Blackshirt secondary with his best season coming in 2018 when he had 15 passes defensed, 21 for his career. As a junior he spent time as a cornerback and at safety.

In three full years, he’s recorded 85 tackles and forced a couple of fumbles but has yet to record his first collegiate interception.

Bootle is changing his number from 23 to 7 for his final season in Lincoln.

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