Published Monday, November 26, 2012 AT 6:47 PM / Updated at 1:41 AM
2 Huskers All-Big Ten defense
Lee Barfknecht Omaha World-Herald

Defensive end Eric Martin and safety Daimion Stafford were the two Nebraska players the media picked first-team All-Big Ten defense.

The coaches’ team had no Huskers.

Iowa cornerback Micah Hyde was first-team on both teams and was voted the league’s defensive back of the year.

About Lee Barfknecht

Lee Barfknecht has won nine national writing awards from four separate organizations, and is a 12-time winner of the Nebraska sportswriter of the year award. He covers Big Ten football and basketball, Nebraska basketball and other college financial issues for The World-Herald. You can email Lee at