Collins convicted of 1st-degree murder
OMAHA, Neb. -- Former Nebraska running back Thunder Collins was convicted Monday of first-degree murder and other charges stemming from a September 2008 shooting in Omaha that left one man dead and another seriously wounded.
The Douglas County jury also found the former Cornhuskers player guilty of attempted second-degree murder, felony assault and two weapons counts.
The 29-year-old faces a mandatory sentence of life in prison for the first-degree murder conviction. He faces up to ...
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