Steven Nelson
Steven Nelson
26-Year-Old CornerbackCB
Pittsburgh Steelers
2019 Fantasy Outlook
The newest addition to the Pittsburgh secondary, Nelson finished tied for 7th in the league with four interceptions in 2018. This is a welcome addition to a team that ranked 28th in the league with just eight interceptions and makes him an attractive IDP option. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a three-year, $25.5 million contract with the Steelers in March of 2019.
Practices in full
CBPittsburgh Steelers
October 24, 2019
Nelson (groin) was a full participant in Thursday's practice, Chris Adamski of TribLive.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Nelson appears have returned to full health during Pittsburgh's bye. He's in line to play his usual starting role at cornerback versus the Dolphins on Monday.
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
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2019 Steven Nelson Split Stats
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Measurables Review
How do Steven Nelson's measurables compare to other cornerbacks?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
Height
5' 11"
 
Weight
194 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.49 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.07 sec
 
Cone Drill
6.88 sec
 
Vertical Jump
34.5 in
 
Broad Jump
115 in
 
Bench Press
19 reps
 
Hand Length
9.25 in
 
Arm Length
30.62 in
 
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
2018
2015
Nelson started seven of the nine games he appeared in last season, racking up 41 tackles (33 solo) and a forced fumble for the Chiefs. With Marcus Peters gone to Los Angeles, Nelson is slated to start opposite Kendall Fuller in 2018.
Nelson was selected by the Chiefs in the third round of the 2015 NFL draft, and will likely battle for snaps as the nickelback in 2015.
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Sitting Sunday
CBPittsburgh Steelers
Groin
October 12, 2019
Nelson (groin) will not travel with the team and has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Chargers, Steelers Director of Communications Burt Lauten reports.
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Questionable versus Chargers
CBPittsburgh Steelers
Groin
October 11, 2019
Nelson (groin) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Chargers, Brooke Pryor of ESPN.com reports.
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Nursing groin injury
CBPittsburgh Steelers
Groin
October 8, 2019
Nelson is hampered by a groin injury ahead of Sunday's game versus the Chargers, Dale Lolley of DKPittsburghSports.com reports.
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Garners respectable contract
CBKansas City Chiefs
March 12, 2019
Nelson agreed to a three-year, $25.5 million contract with the Steelers on Tuesday, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
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Nabs fourth interception
CBKansas City Chiefs
December 14, 2018
Nelson had four tackles (three solo) and an interception in Thursday's loss to the Chargers.
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