Husker football’s Garrett Nelson declares for NFL draft
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Nebraska’s own Garrett Nelson is putting his name in the NFL draft.
The Scottsbluff native made the announcement via Twitter on Tuesday.
Thank you for everything ❤️ pic.twitter.com/GTwqTJWTkZ
— Garrett Nelson (@gnelson763) December 27, 2022
Nelson spent four seasons with the Huskers but still had one year of eligibility left.
The edge rusher was a defensive standout for Nebraska, picking up 167 tackles and 12 sacks in 43 games.
Nelson earned postseason honors this year, being named to second-team All-Big Ten.