Weber redshirted his first season at Nebraska.
Before Nebraska (Elkhorn)
Chris Weber will join Nebraska's 2013 walk-on class as a linebacker prospect from Elkhorn High School, one of the state's top prep programs. Weber was a defensive standout and also contributed on offense for Coach Mark Wortman's team, helping the Antlers to the Class B quarterfinals in 2012. Weber had 121 total tackles, including 66 solo stops and four quarterback sacks as a senior. On offense, he caught 18 passes for 338 yards and two touchdowns. Weber was a second-team All-Nebraska selection by the Omaha-World Herald and earned first-team Class B all-state honors from both the World-Herald and the Lincoln Journal Star. Weber was also a member of Elkhorn's 2011 Class B state title team. A recipient of a UNL Regents Scholarship, Weber had recruiting interest from North Dakota State and South Dakota State before choosing to walk on.
Weber was born on Jan. 25, 1995, and is the son of Tom and Cindy Weber.