Cockrell playing both safety and NICKEL

Nebraska senior Byerson Cockrell is learning new defensive coordinator Mark Banker's system this spring. Cockrell talked with the media on Wednesday about his time at safety and NICKEL.

LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska senior defensive back Byerson Cockrell was moved from position-to-position multiple times in the Bo Pelini era.

This spring, Cockrell looks to be locked in at safety alongside starter Nate Gerry, but also is playing in the NICKEL.

Check out this video from Wednesday's post practice:


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