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James Nelson
James  Nelson

RS Senior

Birmingham, Ala.

High School:
A.H. Parker HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 168




Adds depth at the field cornerback position in the defensive backfield ... Had a productive spring campaign and enters the fall battling for playing time ... Needs to make a solid contribution this season ... Recorded an interception in the spring game ... Has excellent cover skills and speed ... 2003 (Fr.): Redshirted ... Prep: Played for Coach Andre Robinson ... Had 16 catches for 520 yards during his senior year ... Also had nine interceptions ... As a junior, finished with 37 catches for 760 yards and eight touchdowns ... Helped lead Parker to a 10-2 record and to the second round of the state playoffs ... First-Team All-State 6A by the Alabama Sportswriters Association ... First-Team All-State 6A by The Birmingham News ... First-team all-metro ... Also participated in track ... Advanced to the state finals three years in the 200m and 400m ... Top 10 percent of his class academically ... Two-star rating by ( ... Personal: Son of James and Sherry Nelson ... Enrolled in general studies at Southern Miss ... Born July 18, 1985.

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