This weekend's Senior Bowl included two members of the 2009 Husker team - Phillip Dillard and Larry Asante. In the North's exhibition victory, they were able to make a few plays. More importantly, the practice session allowed both players to showcase their ability for NFL scouts. Participating in the Senior Bowl greatly enhanced both players' chances of playing professionally. For fans of the college game an NU in particular, these two specific players having that opportunity speaks volumes about the coaching job done by Bo Pelini and his staff.

Practices More Important Than the GameWhile both Dillard and Asante had the chance to make some plays in the North's win, their opportunity to practice against other top members of this class in front of NFL scouts and personnel people made a...

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