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Nelson named to All-America team



Reggienelson Gator junior free safety Reggie Nelson was named the Football Writers Association of America's 63rd All-America Team on Saturday. Nelson is the first Gator selected for the honor since 2001, when Alex Brown, Jabar Gaffney and Rex Grossman all were named to the team.

Nelson stands sixth among the Gators with 50 tackles. His six interceptions rank third in the SEC. He also has blocked two punts this season.

[Last modified: Wednesday, May 26, 2010 12:14pm]


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