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Top Steven Nelson News

  • Texans' Steven Nelson: Inks with Houston

    Nelson agreed to a two-year, $10 million contract with the Texans on Wednesday, Brooks Kubena of the Houston Chronicle reports.

    Nelson officially links up with Houston one day after visiting with the team. The veteran cornerback started in all 16 of his appearances with the Eagles in 2021, compiling 50 tackles (34 solo), seven pass breakups and one interception. He could be in the mix to open Week 1 as a starter on the perimeter.

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  • Steven Nelson: Visits Texans

    Nelson visited the Texans on Monday, Aaron Wilson of reports.

    Nelson spent 2021 with the Eagles, starting all 16 games he appeared in. The seven-year veteran recorded 50 tackles (34 solo), seven passes defensed and one interception on the year. After also spending time with the Chiefs and Steelers in his career, Nelson still is searching for his fourth home for the 2022 season.

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  • Eagles' Steven Nelson: Gets night off

    Nelson (coach's decision) is inactive Saturday against the Cowboys.

    Nelson will get the night off along with Darius Slay at the corner position. With Avonte Maddox also out due to COVID, the Eagles will be deploying their depth in the secondary against the Cowboys.

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  • Eagles' Steven Nelson: Back in action

    Nelson (hand) has returned to Sunday's game against the Giants, Zach Berman of The Athletic reports.

    Nelson had a hand issue earlier in the contest and was initially considered questionable to return, but he has since been able to get back into the game. He'll resume his regular role in the Eagles' secondary.

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  • Eagles' Steven Nelson: Questionable to return

    Nelson (hand) is questionable to return to Sunday's game against the Giants, Dave Zangaro of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.

    It's unclear when Nelson suffered the injury, but his ability to return to Sunday's contest is uncertain. He hadn't recorded any stats prior to his departure with the hand issue.

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  • Eagles' Steven Nelson: Listed as full participant

    Nelson (shoulder) was listed as a full participant on Wednesday's practice estimation.

    Although Nelson sustained a shoulder injury in the first half of Sunday's win over the Jets, it doesn't appear as though he'll be limited by the issue ahead of Week 15. Across his last five appearances, the 2015 third-rounder has recorded 14 tackles (10 solo) and two pass defenses.

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  • Eagles' Steven Nelson: Avoids serious injury

    Coach Nick Sirianni said Monday that Nelson's shoulder injury isn't a serious concern, EJ Smith of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

    Nelson suffered the shoulder injury during the first half of Sunday's win over the Jets and wasn't able to return, but it appears to be a minor issue. The 28-year-old will have the bye week to aid in his recovery before Philadelphia retakes the field Dec. 19 versus Washington.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 5-11, 194 lbs
Birthplace: Warner Robins, GA
Age: 29
School: Oregon St.
Experience: 8