Over the weekend, a scare traveled through those who follow the CU Buffs football program. The Michigan State Spartans were interested in making Tucker their newest head coach.
Mel Tucker closed out his second recruiting class at Colorado with three more standout players.
Nixon joins Laviska Shenault Jr. in declaring early for April's draft.
Mel Tucker is excited to embrace the challenges set in front of him which come along with the high expectations surrounding his hire.
If the next coach in Boulder isn't the right fit, the stands at Folsom will continue to look like they did on Saturday - cold and empty.
Colorado football was defeated by No. 15 Washington, 27-13.