Bruce Thorson-US PRESSWIRE
Despite having the opportunity to return for a sixth season, Fisher has decided to move on.
Nebraska linebacker Sean Fisher has announced that he will not be returning for a sixth year.
RT @huskerextrasip: LB Sean Fisher said he plans to enroll in medical school in the fall and "am putting all my energy toward that."— Rittenberg/Bennett (@ESPN_BigTen) January 14, 2013
The Omaha, NE native tallied 87 tackles (17 unassisted), eight tackles for loss, one sack and one fumble recovery during his career with the Huskers.
Fisher's departure leaves Nebraska with the following linebackers assuming all current commitments sign Letters of Intent:
There has been speculation that Corey Cooper, currently listed safety, will shift down to linebacker to aid in filling the experience gap. Cooper will be a junior this upcoming season.
We at Corn Nation would like to wish Sean the best in his future endeavors.