Nebraska football fans are mourning the loss of some key contributors from the 2012 team. But they are not mourning all of them. Although some former starters will be missed dearly, the departure of a few will not cause too much angst.
On Monday, we looked at the hardest starters to replace in 2013, due to their on-field performance and the depth of talent available to fill their roles.
Now, let’s leave pleasantries aside, be realistic about what a few graduating starters actually brought to the table and recognize the wealth of young players eager to step in. This may hurt a little bit, but here are the Husker starters that will be most easily replaced in 2013.