Husker Signing Day: Bergan Student Preferred Walk-On

FREMONT – The Nebraska football team signed 21 student athletes to national letters of intent yesterday, on the December signing day for future college football players.

Also added to the list of future talent was Archbishop Bergan lineman Eli Simonson, who committed as a preferred walk-on.

Pictured from left to right are: Anna Simonson, Mark Simonson, Eli Simonson, and Bergan Head Football Coach Seth Mruz.

One of the athletes that signed was Jaden Francois, a 6-0 185 lb. cornerback from Homestead, Florida.  Francois is one of seven athletes from the state of Florida, who signed with Nebraska.  Francois talked about Florida kids going to Nebraska, and why:

More information on the 2019 early signing period class for Nebraska, will be heard tonight on Sports Nightly, from 6-9pm on Big Dog Country, 98.9 FM and 1340 AM, with the Husker Sports Network.