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83 David Nelson
  • Freshman (RS), SQ
  • Wide Receiver
  • 6-5, 186
  • Wichita Falls, Texas
  • Rider

A redshirt freshman wide receiver…

2006: Member of the Leadership Committee…

2005: Saw action in the Mississippi State game but did not appear in any other contests…

PREP: Finished his senior year with 91 receptions for 1641 yards and 18 touchdowns…As a junior, caught 50 passes for 1,079 yards and 14 touchdowns… Scout.com ranked Nelson as the 24th best wide receiver prospect in the nation while Rival.com placed him 23rd…Tom Lemming of ESPN.com ranked Nelson as the 58th overall best prospect in the country and sixth at the wide receiver position… Played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl… Three year starter, four year letter winner, and named captain of football team…Also played baseball, basketball, and ran track in high school… Won letters in baseball, basketball, and track and was a starter for baseball and basketball… Named to All-District for basketball and baseball and was a regional qualifier in track… Named to the 2002, 2003, and 2004 All-State team… High school coach was Scott Ponder…


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