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Nebraska quarterback Tanner Lee declared for the NFL draft Thursday.

Nebraska QB Tanner Lee declares for NFL draft; more Huskers recruiting offers

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The next step

Nebraska quarterback Tanner Lee on Thursday officially announced that he would bypass his senior season with the Huskers and declare for the NFL draft.

What does his decision mean for Nebraska? A number of things, including quite an interesting spring in Lincoln.

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More and more offers

As Lee made the decision to move on, Nebraska made the decision to offer another quarterback. It is the recruiting dead period, but the Huskers are staying busy with more and more offers.

Between the whistles

Nebraska’s new offensive line coach Greg Austin hopes to see hard work from his players at all times. That includes their time between the whistles, and Austin plans to put an emphasis on how that time is used.

Worth watching

What should Nebraska fans watch for when new Huskers coach Scott Frost leads Central Florida in the Peach Bowl? Former Nebraska player Adam Carriker broke it all down in the latest episode of The Carriker Chronicles.

Upset within reach

The Nebraska women’s basketball team had an upset of No. 12 Ohio State within reach. However, the Huskers weren’t able to hang on and fell 73-61 to the Buckeyes on Thursday night.

Words for Tanner Lee

In response to Lee’s departure, both current and former teammates tweeted support of the quarterback. It’s clear by the responses that he earned quite a bit of respect in his time with Nebraska.

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