Pro Football weekly

Cincinnati Bengals


Reggie Nelson

Reggie Nelson - #20 - S

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 210 lbs.
Birthday 09/21/1983
Birthplace Melbourne, FL
College Florida
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 1st round, 21st pick by Jaguars

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
83 2 3

Bengals banking on youth at safety

Posted June 08, 2012 @ 2:40 p.m. ET
The Bengals have bolstered their CB ranks but lack proven talent at safety other than Reggie Nelson.

Ex-NFL LB Webster sentenced to 12 years in prison

Posted June 06, 2012 @ 12:45 p.m. ET
Ex-NFL LB Nate Webster was convicted of four counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor and sentenced to 12 years in prison.

Bengals sign first-round OG Zeitler

Posted May 25, 2012 @ 1:30 p.m. ET
The Bengals have signed the second of their two first-round picks, agreeing to terms on Friday with OG Kevin Zeitler.

Young candidates for Bengals' WR spot opposite Green

Posted May 24, 2012 @ 5:50 p.m. ET
The Bengals have a host of youthful challengers for the starting WR spot opposite A.J. Green, including third-round pick Mohamed Sanu. 

AFC North players in the crosshairs

Posted May 21, 2012 @ 4:28 p.m. ET
Here's a look at the players on each AFC North team who will be most heavily scrutinized, including Ravens QB Joe Flacco.

Report: Bengals LB Moch appealing suspension

Posted May 20, 2012 @ 11:14 a.m. ET
Bengals OLB Dontay Moch reportedly has been suspended four games for using a banned substance.

Bengals sign first-round CB Kirkpatrick

Posted May 18, 2012 @ 10:52 a.m. ET
The Bengals announced Friday the signing of first-round CB Dre Kirkpatrick.

Bengals are deep, talented in middle

Posted May 12, 2012 @ 6:19 p.m. ET
The addition of rookie DTs Devon Still and Brandon Thompson bolsters the Bengals' strength up the middle.

Bengals sign fifth-round S Iloka

Posted May 09, 2012 @ 2:13 p.m. ET
The Bengals and Boise State S George Iloka have agreed to terms on a contract, a source tells PFW.

OG Bell decides to retire

Posted May 09, 2012 @ 11:24 a.m. ET
OG Jacob Bell is retiring after eight seasons in the NFL, one month after signing with the Bengals, saying he wants to leave on his own terms before his long-term health is affected.

Bengals sign two off waivers

Posted May 08, 2012 @ 7:56 p.m. ET
Cincinnati claimed OG Chris Riley off waivers from Tampa Bay and DT Vaughan Meatoga from Washington on Tuesday.

Slider Iloka finds soft landing with Bengals

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 11:20 p.m. ET
George Iloka read the reports that rated him the third-best safety in the draft. He was humbled when he started to tumble on draft weekend.

TE Charles a solid addition for Bengals

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 4:25 p.m. ET
The selection of Georgia TE Orson Charles could pay dividends for Cincinnati, writes PFW's Mike Wilkening.

Fantasy spin: Bengals WR Mohamed Sanu

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 12:23 p.m. ET
Cincinnati landed a complementary receiver to A.J. Green, but does he have fantasy value his first year in a West Coast offense?

Sanu to Bengals no prank second time around

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 1:50 a.m. ET
Rutgers WR Mohamed Sanu was the victim of a prank by a student pretending to be the Bengals in Round One, but Sanu got the last laugh in Round Three.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Nov. 18, 2012
Nelson was inactive for Cincinnati with a hamstring injury Sunday.||||||| Taylor Mays is expected to start in his place alongside Nate Clements.
Posted Sept. 04, 2010
The Cincinnati Bengals got former first-round pick Reggie Nelson from Jacksonville in a trade of defensive backs on Saturday.||||||| Nelson was the 21st overall pick in 2007 out of Florida. He had an impressive rookie season - 82 tackles, five interceptions, two forced fumbles and a sack. Since then, he's had only two interceptions and his tackles total has dropped.He shifted positions at Jacksonville after starting as a roaming safety. He spent time at cornerback and was part of nickel pass defenses.
Posted Oct. 03, 2008
Nelson (knee) will miss Sunday's game against Pittsburgh, Jacksonville coach Jack Del Rio said Friday.||||||| Nelson bruised a knee two weeks ago at Indianapolis when he collided with teammate Brian Williams and sat out last week's game against Houston. He missed practice all week.
Posted Sept. 26, 2008
The Jaguars will likely be without Nelson on Sunday.||||||| Nelson, who injured a knee in last week's game against Indianapolis when he collided with teammate Brian Williams, was ruled out Friday.
Posted Jan. 08, 2008
Nelson missed part of Tuesday's practice.||||||| Nelson injured his thigh in practice last week, but played against the Steelers. He was riding a stationary bike during practice Tuesday. Nelson has 57 tackles and a sack this year. Monitor the situation as the week progresses, but unless the injury is really serious, he'll likely play, especially with the Jaguars lacking depth on defense right now.

ABOUT TRUST ONLINE