Nick Nelson – 2018 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Nick Nelson

CB

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
CB Wisconsin 11 JR

Measurements (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
5'11 208

Combine Results (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle

Overview:

N/A

Strengths:

Has great speed

A hard hitter

A tackling machine

A tough nosed player

Has a non stop motor

Is in on every play

Does not give up on many plays

A solid cover CB

A shut down CB

Very physical

Does not back down

Very experienced

A defensive play maker

A difference maker on defense

A dynamic return man

Does a great job of breaking up passes

Started 35 of his 37 career games played between Wisconsin & Hawaii

Weaknesses:

Has no INTs during his career

Tends to commit too many defensive pass interferences

Not the tallest CB but that does not hurt his game

Career Stats:

Games Played: 37

Tackles: 122

Tackles For Loss: 3.5

Pass Breakups: 41

Forced Fumbles: 2