Nebraska football fans like to worry. And with the questions surrounding NU after spring practice, there are plenty of areas for the Children of the Corn to fret about. With a lot of youth likely to see the field next season and a defense coming off two straight years of very un-Blackshirt-like performances, fans will be pinning a lot of hope on players who have not had to perform under the brightest of lights.
In looking at positional weakness, there are two real things to consider. First, how much talent is at the position for the coaches to work with? Second, how much experience does that talent have? So at the risk of fueling a fire, let’s take a look at the five positions Nebraska fans should be most worried about as they wait for August.