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The Philadelphia Eagles announced the signing of free agent safety Tom Nelson. Nelson takes the roster spot of Colt Anderson, the team's leader in special teams tackles (11) who was placed on injured reserve after tearing the ACL in his left knee during Thursday night's 31-14 loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Originally signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent out of Illinois State in 2009, Nelson has 34 tackles and an interception in 20 games, three starts, over the 2009 and 2010 seasons. Waived by the Bengals in late August, Nelson worked out for the Eagles on October 11. Source: Mac's Football Blog
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The Eagles have signed 25-year old safety Tom Nelson. Nelson played in 8 games for the Bengals last year and he had 9 tackles. He has now played in 20 games in his first two years in the NFL and he has 34 tackles, 2 passes defensed and 1 interception. Nelson will likely replace Colt Anderson on special teams. Unlike Anderson, Nelson could be able to help on defense if he’s...
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