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Big Red NetworkSenior Writer IDecember 17, 2008

Nebraska received a major verbal committment this week. Highly regarded running back prospect Rex Burkhead pledged his services to Nebraska. While nothing is binding until February, Burkhead's selection of NU is another illustration of the 2009 Husker recruiting class gaining significant momentum as the year draws to a close. The Huskers have cracked the top 25 in the class ratings from both of the major public scouting services. While these rating reflect a solid overall class, they are no doubt helped by securing highly-rated players like Burkhead. So, I offer you this evaluation of the four biggest headliners in the Husker class so far.

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