Nebraska outside linebacker JoJo Domann was named today to the watch list for the 2021 Bronko Nagurski Trophy. It’s presented annually by the Football Writers of America to the nation’s top defensive player.
Domann is one of 13 Big Ten players on the 90-member watch list. He’s a sixth-year senior from Colorado Springs who returns as a key player on the Huskers’ defense.
He started all eight games for Nebraska last season. Domann earned honorable mention All-Big Ten recognition after finishing with 58 tackles, including 6.5 tackles for loss. He also had five pass breakups, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.