Created: Mon, 07 Jul 2014 10:42:00 CST
Updated: Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:52:58 CST
Two Huskers have been named on the watch list for the Paul Hornung Award.
That award, named after the former Green Bay Packer great, goes to the top offensive player in college football....
Wide receiver Kenny Bell is one of those players.
Kenny caught 52 passes for 577 yards and four touchdowns as well as returning a kick for a score.
Running back Ameer Abdullah has not only been nominated for the Hornung Award but for the Maxwell Award as the nation's top offensive player.
Ameer rushed for 1630 net yards and 9 scores while catching 26 passes for two scores..
Those awards will be given after the season December 11th as part of the ESPN show in Florida.
The season starts for Nebraska August 30th against Florida Atlantic.