"Lee"der of the offense

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LINCOLN, Neb. -- Nebraska junior quarterback Tanner Lee was voted a captain by his teammates before taking a snap in a regular season game for the Huskers.

Lee, a transfer from Tulane, is preparing for his first season as Nebraska's starting QB. He won the job after a strong performance during the 2017 spring season.

Lee will be NU's first full-time, pocket-passer QB in almost a decade.

Nebraska opens the season Saturday, September 2 when the Huskers host Arkansas State. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.