32 Days to Gator Football – #32 Reggie Nelson (’05-’06)

32 – Reggie Nelson, DB (2005-2006)

Reggie Nelson, Melbourne, Florida, played free safety under Urban Meyer at the University of Florida from 2005-2006 after earning his associate’s degree at Coffeyville Community College. Although his stint in Gainesville was short, he certainly racked up some highlight reel tackles. As a junior, he was selected to the Gator Leadership Committe, was pivotal in the team’s national championship run, and recorded 51 tackles, 5 passes defended, and 6 interceptions. He was 1st-team all SEC, 1st-team All American, and team MVP.

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