Defensive tackle Maliek Collins emerged as a standout player for Nebraska during the 2014 season and is poised for the next step as a junior. A Kansas City product, Collins is a powerful force in the middle of the Blackshirt defense and is primed to contend for conference and national honors in 2015.Collins and fellow junior Vincent Valentine form one of the nation’s top returning defensive tackle duos.
Florida safety Keanu Neal is leaving school early and entering the NFL draft. Neal announced on his Instagram account Wednesday that he is forgoing his final year of eligibility and turning pro. The hard-hitting safety is widely expected to go in the first three rounds of the draft. "This was honestly the hardest decision I've made," Neal wrote.