This Accidental Reception Is Already Being Called the ‘Catch of the Year’

College football is back with a vengeance, and during Saturday’s game between Nebraska and Florida Atlantic University, Nebraska wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp made one heck of a catch — behind his back.

Florida Atlantic tried and failed to intercept a Husker pass…

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…which gave Westerkamp a beautiful opening to make an improbable behind-the-back catch.

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The catch was impressive from every angle.

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Westerkamp’s grab is already being labeled the “catch of the year” by many in the media.

Westerkamp’s catch was part of an overall great performance for Nebraska as they obliterated Florida Atlantic 55-7.

This story has been updated.

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