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Derek Foster

It's a two hour and 15 minute drive from Elm Creek, Nebraska to Lincoln. It's an even bigger trip from Class C-2 high school football in Nebraska to the Division 1 level in college. Elm Creek High School safety Derek Foster is ready for it.

"I got offered to be a preferred walk-on by Barney Cotton on January 26," Foster said. "I am really looking forward to that challenge. I know Class C-2 is not't D-1, so I am going to have to step my game up. I have been a life long Nebraska fan. I have wanted this dream for 18 years, and it's finally here."   Foster was in Lincoln on Sunday, January 24 with a few other potential walk on's... Recommended Stories

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