The historic Blackshirts have been handed out at Nebraska. And what a sight they are.
One of the program’s best-known traditions, the “Blackshirts” have become synonymous with the Nebraska defense.
Here’s the list of the current Blackshirts and how they look:
Earned. Never given.
— Nebraska Football (@HuskerFBNation) August 30, 2016
— WhiteSnake (@NathanGerry) August 30, 2016
Official Blackshirts: Rose-Ivey, Gerry, Freedom, Young, Stoltenberg, Dzuris, C. Jones, Banderas, Maurice, Newby, A. Williams, Kalu, Weber
— HuskerOnline.com (@HuskerOnline) August 30, 2016
One player seemingly missing? Safety Kieron Williams, who is listed first on the depth chart.