Published Monday, October 29, 2012 AT 10:18 AM / Updated at 10:18 AM
Maher, Santos win B1G awards
Sam McKewon Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska kicker/punter Brett Maher won Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week after hitting all three field goal attempts and averaging 42.2 yards per punt.

Nebraska linebacker David Santos won Big Ten Co-Freshman of the Week honors with ten tackles in the most extensive action of his career.

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