Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory up for more awards

Published Friday, July 11, 2014 8:00 am

The preseason honors continue to roll in for Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory. The junior standout was named to the watch list for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy on Thursday.

The 6-6, 240-pound Gregory is among the nation’s top returning defenders. Gregory led the Big Ten with 10.5 sacks last season, including nine in conference games. He also led the Huskers with 19 tackles for loss and was third on the team with 66 total tackles.

 

The Bronko Nagurski Trophy is presented by the Football Writers Association of America and is given to the nation’s top defensive player.