Quick Hitter: Fisher won't seek 6th year

Sean Fisher

Nebraska linebacker Sean Fisher will forgo a possible sixth season and enroll in medical school.


Nebraska senior linebacker Sean Fisher will not seek a 6th year and plans to enroll in medical school this fall.

"The opportunity to be part of this football program the past five years has been a great experience and one that is difficult to walk away from, but I made the determination it was time to move on," said Fisher in a statement. "I am planning to enroll in medical school in the fall and am putting all my energy toward preparing for that. I appreciate Coach Pelini and the coaching staff leaving the door open for me to consider returning to football and giving me the time to finalize my decision."

His freshman year, he injured his shoulder on special teams and his sophomore year broke his leg.

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