Nebraska defensive end Cameron Meredith was named one of 35 candidates for the Ted Hendricks Defensive End-of-the-Year Award.
Meredith had 64 tackles, including eight tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks. Meredith helped the Blackshirts rank in the top 12 nationally in both scoring and total defense in 2010, as the Huskers went 10-4 and reached the conference title game for the second straight season.
Huskers on 2011 Watch Lists
Bednarik Award – Alfonzo Dennard, Jared Crick, Lavonte David
Butkus Award – Lavonte David
Doak Walker Award – Rex Burkhead
Hendricks Award – Cameron Meredith
Lombardi Award – Jared Crick, Cameron Meredith, Lavonte David
Mackey Award – Kyler Reed
Maxwell Award – Taylor Martinez
Nagurski Trophy – Alfonzo Dennard, Jared Crick, Lavonte David
O’Brien Award – Taylor Martinez
Outland Trophy – Jared Crick
Rimington Trophy – Mike Caputo
Thorpe Award – Alfonzo Dennard
Walter Camp Award – Jared Crick