Safety Tom Nelson
College: Illinois State
NFL experience: Fourth year
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The scoop: Nelson hasn’t seen a regular-season NFL snap since the 2011 season after two years in Philadelphia and one in Cincinnati. Nelson has made plays on the ball the past two days, but he has an uphill climb to unseat a safety and secure a final roster spot.
Twitter handle: @TNelson_9
Recent tweet: Thanks for all the support! Especially my ISU Redbirds and Hersey Huskies families. #AllGrit