As the calendar moves to July, Nebraska football fans are starting to get more excited about the upcoming season. Once baseball’s All-Star Game is past, it’s a downhill slide to fall camp and the start of another Nebraska football odyssey.
So, to keep themselves entertained, fans will be looking at their team and thinking about strengths and weaknesses. Rather than focus on individual players, a different way to look at the team is by unit. So here is a power ranking, from worst to first, of Nebraska’s strongest units. This particular ranking reflects proven performance more so than potential, so it may be that the ranking at the end of the season looks dramatically different than it does in late June.