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Steven
Nelson
College Oregon State
Team Pittsburgh Steelers
22CB
5'11"Height
194Weight
26Age
5Exp
7Bye
Steven Nelson's Fantasy Scouting Report

2018 FANTASY RECAP WITH DOWNWARD TREND PROJECTED FOR 2019

Steven Nelson was the number #26 ranked DB. His elite ranking was helped by his higher games played (16). Based on average fantasy points he is the #47 DB. He trended up as the season went on. In his first 5 games he averaged 4.8 FPs. He improved to 5.9 in the next 5 games. In his final stretch of games he improved to 6.2 per game. He is still relatively young, so he should be able to continue showing improvement next season. Based on a relatively low standard deviation, Nelson can be considered a consistent fantasy player. Our projected ceiling for Nelson when he 'goes off' is 12 fantasy points (his average is 5.7FPs) with a floor of 3 points. Steven Nelson (2019 Season Projection: 52 Solo, 9 Ast, 0.9 Sacks, 1.8 INTs, 15.8 PDs) is projected to take a significant step downward in the upcoming fantasy season. His rank based on total projected fantasy points has him as the #76 player at his position.

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STATISTICAL IMPROVEMENT OVER LAST SEASON

He has demonstrated the solid year-to-year improvement that you look for in a younger player. His average Fantasy points increased by 12% this season.

PAST FANTASY PERFORMANCE (2017 TO 2018)

He was the #24 ranked fantasy DB based on total fantasy points. He averaged 5.7 FP per game (#45 ranked based on average). He is relatively stronger (stats bolded below) than weaker in more categories.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGTKLASTSACKSINTYDSLGTDPASS DEF
2018KC16581104035015
2017KC9338000004
2016KC155960000016
2015KC1280000000
Career (5 Seasons)52 158.024 04035035
2018 Situational Stats
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
DECEMBER GAMES551000
NOVEMBER GAMES3320530
OCTOBER GAMES551000
SEPTEMBER GAMES330000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
MONDAY GAMES220000
OTHER DAYS (NON MON/SUN)111000
SUNDAY GAMES131330530
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
WINS121230530
LOSSES441000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
HOME GAMES8830350
ROAD GAMES8810180
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
Arrowhead Stadium8830350
Broncos Stadium at Mile High110000
CenturyLink Field110000
FirstEnergy Stadium1110180
Gillette Stadium110000
Heinz Field110000
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum110000
Oakland Coliseum110000
ROKiT Field at StubHub Center110000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
vs Arizona Cardinals1110350
vs Baltimore Ravens110000
vs Cincinnati Bengals110000
vs Cleveland Browns1110180
vs Denver Broncos220000
vs Jacksonville Jaguars111000
vs Los Angeles Chargers221000
vs Los Angeles Rams110000
vs New England Patriots110000
vs Oakland Raiders220000
vs Pittsburgh Steelers110000
vs Seattle Seahawks110000
vs San Francisco 49ers110000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
BRISK (41-60 DEGREES)9930530
COLD WEATHER <= 40221000
HOT WEATHER >= 80220000
WARM (61-79 DEGREES)330000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
OUTDOOR GAMES161640530
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
ON ARTIFICIAL SURFACES220000
ON GRASS FIELDS141440530
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
MARGIN 0-7991000
MARGIN 15+4420180
MARGIN 8-143310350
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
FIRST HALF SEASON881000
SECOND HALF SEASON8830530
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
OUTSIDE OWN DIVISION101030530
VS OWN DIVISION661000
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
VS AFC TEAMS121230180
VS NFC TEAMS4410350
CategoryGGSINTINTTDINTYDSACK
FOURTH QUARTER WITHIN 7000000
LAST TWO MINUTES OF HALF0020350
FOURTH DOWN000000
FIRST DOWN0010180
BEHIND BY 1-TO-8 POINTS000000
BEHIND BY 9-TO-16 POINTS000000
OPP 19-1 - BY YARD LINE000000
OPP 49-20 - BY YARD LINE001000
THIRD DOWN000000
TIED001000
SECOND DOWN0030350
OWN 21-50 - BY YARD LINE0020530
OVERTIME000000
OWN 1-20 - BY YARD LINE001000
BEHIND000000
ATTEMPTS 31+000000
3RD QUARTER000000
4TH QUARTER0020530
2ND QUARTER001000
2ND HALF0020530
1ST HALF002000
1ST QUARTER001000
AHEAD0030530
AHEAD BY 1-TO-8 POINTS000000
ATTEMPTS 11-THROUGH-20000000
ATTEMPTS 21-THROUGH-30000000
ATTEMPTS 1-THROUGH-10000000
AS STARTER000000
AHEAD BY 9-TO-16 POINTS0020530
OVERALL161640530
2018 Game Log
WKDATEOPPRESULTTKATKSACKINTINTYDINTLGPDEFINTTDDFRFFDFRYDDFRTD
109/09@LACW38-284.040000100000
209/16@PITW42-373.000000000000
309/23SFW38-273.010000000000
410/01@DENW27-233.000000000000
510/07JACW30-142.010100200000
610/14@NEL43-404.000000000000
810/28DENW30-234.010000000000
911/04@CLEW37-218.00011818100000
1011/11ARIW26-140.00013535300000
1111/19@LARL54-515.010000100000
12BYE-L0-0------------
1312/02@OAKW40-335.010000000000
1412/09BALW27-243.000000100000
1512/13LACL29-283.010100300000
1612/23@SEAL38-315.010000000000
1712/30OAKW35-35.000000100000
* Indicates player did not play that week