JJ Nelson

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Birthday
24, 1992
Birthplace
Alabama
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
24, 1992 (age 26)
Birthplace
Alabama

About

Fifth-round pick of the Arizona Cardinals in the 2015 NFL Draft. He displayed flashes of his potential as a deep threat in his rookie year, collecting nearly 300 receiving yards on only 11 catches.

Before Fame

He played football at the University of Alabama, Birmingham, where he was a first-team All-American in 2014.

Trivia

Along with being a standout high school football player, he was the MVP of his basketball team and a two-time state champion in the 100-meter dash.

Family Life

He was born Jamarcus Nelson. His mother's name is Marsha.

Associated With

He caught two of Carson Palmer's 35 touchdown passes in 2015.