Keyshawn Johnson Jr. to Play for Nebraska

The son of former NFL receiver Keyshawn Johnson will play college football at Nebraska. Keyshawn Johnson Jr. made the announcement Wednesday in a video produced by

Like his famous dad, he’s a wide receiver who is rated as a four-star prospect by three major recruiting services.

Johnson will be a senior at Calabasas High School in California this fall.  He can sign a letter of intent in February.

His family’s relationship with Nebraska coach Mike Riley goes back to when Riley was Keyshawn Sr.’s offensive coordinator at Southern Cal in the mid-1990’s.

Keyshawn Sr. was a consensus All-American for the Trojans in 1995.  He was the number-one overall NFL draft pick in 1996 and played 11 seasons for four NFL teams.