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  • Mon., Oct. 27, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Mon., Oct. 27, 2014 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM EDT Live Verizon Gametime Live Redskins pregame show hosted by Larry Michael LIVE from AT&T Stadium before the Redskins vs. Cowboys game on Monday, October 27, 2014.
  • Tue., Oct. 28, 2014 12:00 AM - 12:30 AM EDT Live Gruden Press Conference Redskins head coach Jay Gruden takes the podium following the Redskins vs. Cowboys game at AT&T Stadium on Monday, October 27, 2014.
  • Tue., Oct. 28, 2014 12:30 AM - 1:00 AM EDT Live Player Press Conference Select Redskins players take the podium following the Redskins vs. Cowboys game at AT&T Stadium on Monday, October 27, 2014.
  • Tue., Oct. 28, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Wed., Oct. 29, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Thu., Oct. 30, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Fri., Oct. 31, 2014 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT Redskins Nation

    Redskins Nation is a half-hour show devoted to giving fans unfiltered access to the day's events at Redskins Park. Hosted by Larry Michael, the show features Redskins players, coaches and sit-down interviews with team officials. (Show re-airs at 11:30 p.m/7:30 a.m. daily)

    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

  • Sun., Nov. 02, 2014 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM EST Live Verizon Gametime Live Redskins pregame show hosted by Larry Michael LIVE from TCF Bank Stadium before the Redskins vs. Vikings game on Sunday, November 2, 2014.
  • Sun., Nov. 02, 2014 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM EST Live Gruden Press Conference Redskins head coach Jay Gruden takes the podium following the Redskins vs. Vikings game at TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday, November 2, 2014.

Players

Kyle Nelson
LS #40
Height:
6-2
Weight:
240
College:
New Mexico State
Hometown:
Norman, OK
Experience:
2

Transactions:

  • Originally signed with the New Orleans Saints as a college free agent on July 27, 2011.
  • Released by the Saints on September 3, 2011.
  • Signed to the Saints’ practice squad on September 4, 2011.
  • Released by the Saints on September 5, 2011.
  • Signed to the Kansas City Chiefs’ practice squad on September 7, 2011.
  • Released by the Chiefs on September 14, 2011.
  • Signed with the San Francisco 49ers on January 24, 2012.
  • Released by the 49ers on August 31, 2012.
  • Signed to the Philadelphia Eagles’ practice squad on September 25, 2012.
  • Released by the Eagles on October 2, 2012.
  • Signed with the San Diego Chargers on November 20, 2012.
  • Waived by the Chargers on May 20, 2013.
  • Claimed on waivers by the San Francisco 49ers on May 21, 2013.
  • Waived by the 49ers on July 10, 2013.
  • Claimed on waivers by the Seattle Seahawks on July 11, 2013.
  • Released by the Seahawks on August 26, 2013.
  • Signed with the Washington Redskins on October 15, 2013.

Transactions:

  • Originally signed with the New Orleans Saints as a college free agent on July 27, 2011.
  • Released by the Saints on September 3, 2011.
  • Signed to the Saints’ practice squad on September 4, 2011.
  • Released by the Saints on September 5, 2011.
  • Signed to the Kansas City Chiefs’ practice squad on September 7, 2011.
  • Released by the Chiefs on September 14, 2011.
  • Signed with the San Francisco 49ers on January 24, 2012.
  • Released by the 49ers on August 31, 2012.
  • Signed to the Philadelphia Eagles’ practice squad on September 25, 2012.
  • Released by the Eagles on October 2, 2012.
  • Signed with the San Diego Chargers on November 20, 2012.
  • Waived by the Chargers on May 20, 2013.
  • Claimed on waivers by the San Francisco 49ers on May 21, 2013.
  • Waived by the 49ers on July 10, 2013.
  • Claimed on waivers by the Seattle Seahawks on July 11, 2013.
  • Released by the Seahawks on August 26, 2013.
  • Signed with the Washington Redskins on October 15, 2013.

 

PRO

  • Joined the Redskins prior to Week 7 of the 2013 season.
  • Enters 2014 having previously snapped in 17 NFL games, six with San Diego and 11 with Washington.

 

2013 (Seahawks/Redskins)

  • Signed with the Redskins on Oct. 15 after spending camp with the Seattle Seahawks.
  • Made his Redskins debut versus Chicago (10/20).

 

2012 (49ers/Eagles/Chargers)

  • Spent the final six games of the season as the Chargers’ long snapper.
  • Made NFL debut vs. Baltimore (11/25).
  • Spent camp with the 49ers and spent a week on the Eagles’ practice squad in October.

 

2011 (Saints/Chiefs)

  • Signed with the Saints as a college free agent on July 27.
  • Spent a week on the Chiefs’ practice squad in early September.

 

College

  • Appeared in 50 games at tight end and long snapper at New Mexico State from 2007-10.
  • Recorded 66 career receptions for 559 yards and two touchdowns.
  • Played in 12 games as a senior in 2010 and caught a careerhigh 41 passes for 371 yards and a touchdown.
  • As a junior in 2009, caught 12 passes for 112 yards and a touchdown.
  • Caught two passes for 28 yards and his first career touchdown reception against UTEP.
  • Was also the team’s long snapper on FGs as a junior.
  • In 2008, held long snapping duties on every extra point, FG and punt for the Aggies in 12 games and also recorded 11 receptions for 70 yards.
  • Nelson played in all 13 games in 2007 as the team’s back-up tight end and long snapper.
  • Redshirted at Tulsa in 2006 before transferring to New Mexico State.

 

Personal

  • Graduated from China Spring (Texas) H.S., where he started at TE and also handled the deep snapping and punting duties.
  • Accumulated 50 receptions on the season and earned first-team all-district and first-team Super CenTex honors at tight end.
  • Earned second-team all-district honors as a punter.
  • Also lettered in basketball and track.
  • His grandfather, Roger, played 13 years of professional football with the CFLs Edmonton Eskimos. His father, Mark, played seven CFL seasons.
  • Born Kyle Nelson on Oct. 3, 1986 in Waco, Texas.
  • Majored in communications.
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2014 SF 7 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 WAS 11 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 SD 6 -- 0 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 SF 7 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 WAS 11 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0
2012 SD 6 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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