The Nebraska football team landed a defensive end commit on Tuesday night. Casey Rogers from Avon, CT tweeted out he will be Husker.
— Casey Rogers (@caseyrogers99) January 17, 2018
Rogers is listed as a three star prospect according to 247 Sports & Rivals. He took an official visit to Nebraska last weekend.
The 6'5" 250 pounder picked NU over offers from Ole Miss & Vanderbilt among others. Rogers also officially visited Ohio State & Alabama.
He becomes the first defensive Big Red commit on defense since the early signing period and the 2nd overall joining receiver Mike Williams .
Nebraska defensive coordinator Erik Chinander tweeted out this response to the commit.
— Erik Chinander (@CoachChinander) January 17, 2018
NU running backs coach Ryan Held also celebrated the Huskers' latest pickup.
— Ryan Held (@CoachRHeld) January 17, 2018