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Tight end not a necessity? This one might be

Tight end not a necessity? This one might be

You'd think that of all the positions for Nebraska tight end is the one where there is the least need and certainly the least thought of as needing a junior college player brought in as perhaps a solution to either depth or problems fielding a good staring line up. But when they're good, you go after them, which is what Nebraska is doing with Chase Harper.

Nebraska has some good tight ends. That goes without saying. Juniors Michael McNeill and Dreu Young rank as Nebraska's best returning playmakers when it comes to catching the ball. And then there are a host of other younger players like redshirt freshmen Kyler Reed and Ben Cotton who already have a lot of expectations as far as what they are going to do. There is never a position that is so set in... Recommended Stories

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