Nebraska football received another commitment from the Lone Star State, by getting a commitment to Charles Jackson from Klein Texas who is rated a four star talent and the 8th best cornerback by Rivals and 15th best by Scout. Back in June, NU also received a commitment from Teven Mitchell, another cornerback from Texas ranked in the top 10 nationally at his position. NU has 16 recruits in the 2011 class, five are from Texas.
On the injury front, cornerback Alfonso Dennard is still not on the practice field, after he suffered a concussion in Saturday’s game against Missouri and even though he hasn’t been practicing, secondary coach Marvin Sanders is not about to count Dennard out for this Saturday.
In other news on the starting defense, some good new threads for linebacker Will Compton was given his black shirt. The Huskers hold their final practice of the week today at 3:45.