Eric Lee Jr.
Cornerback Rotation a Thing to Watch Moving Forward for Nebraska
9 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska did something against Wisconsin it hadn’t done all year. It rotated its corners.
New Mentality and Consistent Practice Habits Help Lee See Field
9 mo ago by Greg Smith
Eric Lee Jr. saw the field this season prior to Nebraska's matchup with Purdue, but only on special teams. The junior made his 2018 debut at cornerback on Saturday and has made the starting lineup for Wisconsin.
First Come, First Serve? It Is for Those That Lead Huskers' Tunnel Walk
10 mo ago by Derek Peterson
Ever notice the faces at the front of Nebraska's Tunnel Walk? There's no pecking order for those up front every week. It's all about first come, first served.
Nebraska Position Previews By the Numbers: Defensive Backs
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Hail Varsity’s numbers-driven preview series turns its focus to the defensive side of the ball for the final team with a breakdown of the secondary.
A New Chance at Stability in the Huskers' Secondary
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska has had a revolving door of coaches for the defensive backs over the last several years. Could Travis Fisher be the one to stabilize things?
LISTEN: Views from the Other Side, CB/S Edition
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
As our early 2018 season look-ahead continues, Greg Smith joins the podcast to take a look at the much-maligned Husker secondary.
The Snap Count: The Huskers' Defensive Personnel Against Illinois
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Jacob Padilla takes another deep dive into Nebraska's defensive personnel choices.
Play of the Game: Northern Illinois's 47-yard Fourth-Quarter Pass Play
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
A lot went wrong for Nebraska in Saturday's 21-17 loss to Northern Illinois, but the biggest play of the game was the deep pass that set up the Huskies' go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter.
Secondary Growth a Primary Goal for Huskers Early in 2017
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Just like the Red Wolves in week one, Oregon attacked the Huskers through the air on Saturday and Nebraska's young secondary was not quite up to the challenge out of the gates.
They Said It: Oregon 42 Nebraska 35
1 yr ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Notable quotes from players and coaches after Nebraska's 42-35 loss at Oregon.
Padding the Stats: Don't Ignore the Ducks in the Air
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Oregon's running game is at the heart of everything the Ducks do, but it will be Nebraska's pass defense that makes the difference one way or the other on Saturday.
Tale of the Tape: Arkansas State's Success with Screens
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska's young corners got a crash course in defending wide receiver screens against Arkansas State on Saturday as the Red Wolves threw 15 of them at the Huskers.
Nebraska's Defense Will be Fine
1 yr ago by Brandon Vogel
No, really. Take a look at the numbers and then look a little closer. While the yards and points were high, the Blackshirts did a lot of things traditionally great Bob Diaco defenses do.
CB Lee Flips the Script
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
At the start of the offseason, Nebraska didn't have questions at cornerback. At the start of the 2017 season it does, but Eric Lee Jr. is doing everything he can to be the answer.
Consistency the Key for Young Cornerbacks in Huskers' Secondary
1 yr ago by Greg Smith
Cornerbacks coach Donte Williams on replacing Chris Jones, what he needs to see from young corners and more notes on the Blackshirts from Monday's practice.
No 'Positive Spin' to Huskers' Losses in Secondary
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Mike Riley said on Tuesday that the coaches nave not determined who will take injured cornerback Chris Jones' spot on defense but he did share a few options that he is considering.
Replacing Jones No Easy Task for Nebraska
2 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
The loss of cornerback Chris Jones adds several more questions to a team already full of them. What are Nebraska's options?
Jones' Injury Could Force Reshuffling of Huskers' Secondary
2 yr ago by Brandon Vogel
Where will Nebraska turn without Chris Jones at cornerback? The Huskers have some options, but not many of them bring a ton of experience.
Eric Lee Jr. Pushing for Playing Time
2 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Cornerback Eric Lee Jr. has made a move this spring according to coaches and is looking to nail down an important defensive role come fall camp.
New Leadership Paves the Way for Nebraska Secondary
2 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
The secondary is under new management, and we take a look at how the position battles are shaping up heading into spring football.
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