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Andy Nelson

Andrew Vaughn Nelson
Born: May 27, 1933
Athens, AL
High School: Athens (AL)
Position(s): DB
Height: 6'1" Weight: 180
College: Memphis
Career: 1957-1964
Drafted: 1957 in Round 11, #126 overall by the Baltimore Colts

Andy Nelson played from 1957 to 1964 with the Baltimore Colts and New York Giants. Nelson intercepted 33 passes for 378 yards in his career.

Punt Returns:

1960NFL Baltimore310.30
1961NFL Baltimore4194.812 0
1962NFL Baltimore22211.014 0
Totals9424.714 0


1957NFL Baltimore5295.813 0
1958NFL Baltimore819924.969 1
1959NFL Baltimore6335.533 1
1960NFL Baltimore6477.822 0
1962NFL Baltimore4205.010 0
1963NFL Baltimore33712.326 1
1964NFL New York11313.013 0
Totals3337811.569 3

Defense and Fumbles:

YearTeamTackleSoloAssistDefSTTFLTFL YdsBrupQBHFumF RecF Rec YdsFR TDFFK Blk
1958NFL Baltimore00200
1959NFL Baltimore00100
1962NFL Baltimore010000

Total Scoring:

YearTeamRushRecPuntKickMFG RIntFumOtherFGX/CSingle2 PtSafPoints
1958NFL Baltimore10006
1959NFL Baltimore10006
1963NFL Baltimore10006

Playing Career:

1957NFLBaltimore Colts120
1958NFLBaltimore Colts120
1959NFLBaltimore Colts120
1960NFLBaltimore Colts120
1961NFLBaltimore Colts140
1962NFLBaltimore Colts140
1963NFLBaltimore Colts130
1964NFLNew York Giants140


1958 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1958 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1958 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1958 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1958 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1959 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1959 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1959 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1959 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1960 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1961 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)