Nelson has not been able to complete a full season without missing at least one game. In his rookie year he missed 5 games due to a dislocated shoulder and in 2016 he missed one other game. Nelson will continue to be a third option this year and play the same role as he did in his previous season with he Cardinals.
|Chance of Injury in 2018:||39.7%|
|Chance of Injury per Game:||3.1%|
|Projected Games missed for 2018:||0.9|
|Sep 11, 2016||NFL||Shoulder||Nelson left the opener with a left shoulder injury and missed Week 2.|
|Sep 20, 2015||NFL||Shoulder A/C Joint Separation||Nelson suffered a subluxation of his right shoulder at Chicago in Week 2 and missed the next 4 games.|