Players

Robert Nelson
DB #27
Height:
5-9
Weight:
175
Age:
25
College:
Arizona State
Hometown:
Lakeland, FL
Experience:
2

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Biography

Career Transactions: Originally signed by Cleveland as an undrafted free agent on May 12, 2014.

Registered 73 tackles, nine interceptions and two fumble recoveries in 27 games (14 starts) at Arizona State…Led the team in 2013 with six interceptions, including one interception-return TD…Started all 14 games, finishing with 57 tackles (44 solo) and 18 passes defensed…Named PAC-12 Player of the Week for his performance against Oregon State (Nov. 16), which included two interceptions, one interception-return TD and a blocked FG…Played in 13 games as a junior (one start)…Totaled 16 tackles (13 solo), six passes defensed and three interceptions…Redshirted in 2011 after transferring from University of Louisiana-Monroe…Totaled 55 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss, two interceptions, one interception-return TD and one sack as a sophomore at UL-Monroe…Played in five games as a true freshman, finishing with six tackles (five solo)…Majored in criminal justice/sociology at Arizona State…Attended North Gwinnett High School, where he earned all-region accolades in three sports…Earned first-team all-region in football, leading his team to a 13-2 record and a berth in the state championship game…Totaled 26 tackles and a team-high 15 passes defensed…Returned two of three interceptions for TDs and returned two kicks for scores…Also lettered in baseball, basketball, track and wrestling… Given name is Robert Nelson Jr…Born in Lakeland, Fla…Got the nickname “Chevis” at a young age from his aunt…Nelson’s cousin, Ricky Barnum, was an offensive lineman and three-year letterman at the University of Michigan…Favorite movie is Antwone Fisher, and favorite TV show is The Boondocks…Likes a variety of music, ranging from hip-hop to Christian…Lists Justin Timberlake as his favorite musician…Previously worked at a car wash and as a cook at a barbeque restaurant…Special talent is that he can flip and run up walls…Became the legal guardian of his nephew, Shakiah Taylor, and moved him to Arizona during his junior year at ASU.

Career Transactions: Originally signed by Cleveland as an undrafted free agent on May 12, 2014.

Registered 73 tackles, nine interceptions and two fumble recoveries in 27 games (14 starts) at Arizona State…Led the team in 2013 with six interceptions, including one interception-return TD…Started all 14 games, finishing with 57 tackles (44 solo) and 18 passes defensed…Named PAC-12 Player of the Week for his performance against Oregon State (Nov. 16), which included two interceptions, one interception-return TD and a blocked FG…Played in 13 games as a junior (one start)…Totaled 16 tackles (13 solo), six passes defensed and three interceptions…Redshirted in 2011 after transferring from University of Louisiana-Monroe…Totaled 55 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss, two interceptions, one interception-return TD and one sack as a sophomore at UL-Monroe…Played in five games as a true freshman, finishing with six tackles (five solo)…Majored in criminal justice/sociology at Arizona State…Attended North Gwinnett High School, where he earned all-region accolades in three sports…Earned first-team all-region in football, leading his team to a 13-2 record and a berth in the state championship game…Totaled 26 tackles and a team-high 15 passes defensed…Returned two of three interceptions for TDs and returned two kicks for scores…Also lettered in baseball, basketball, track and wrestling… Given name is Robert Nelson Jr…Born in Lakeland, Fla…Got the nickname “Chevis” at a young age from his aunt…Nelson’s cousin, Ricky Barnum, was an offensive lineman and three-year letterman at the University of Michigan…Favorite movie is Antwone Fisher, and favorite TV show is The Boondocks…Likes a variety of music, ranging from hip-hop to Christian…Lists Justin Timberlake as his favorite musician…Previously worked at a car wash and as a cook at a barbeque restaurant…Special talent is that he can flip and run up walls…Became the legal guardian of his nephew, Shakiah Taylor, and moved him to Arizona during his junior year at ASU.