5'10"178 lbsSenior
Graduated in 2012
11-12 Varsity Football
JerseyPos
#12QB, S, ATH
OverallRegion
14-05-0
Nat. RankUT Rank
922
  • Aug 22, 2010
  • Sep 12, 2010
  • Oct 3, 2010
  • U.S. Air Force National Player of the Week
  • Sep 4, 2011
  • Recruiting
  • Varsity Football (2010) Player of the Week

    Congratulations to #12 DJ Nelson who was selected as the Varsity Football (2010) Player of the Week.

    Junior DJ Nelson accounted for 188 of the 284 yards of Logan offense. He threw for 2 touchdowns and ran for 1 while catching 5 passes, had 11 carries, and was 9 of 17 passing for 104 yards. On the defensive side he had 2 tackles, 3 assists, and 1 interception.

  • Varsity Football (2010) Player of the Week

    Congratulations to #12 DJ Nelson who was selected as the Varsity Football (2010) Player of the Week.

    Junior DJ Nelson threw 6 TD passes as he accumulated 331 yards (286 passing and 45 rushing) of Logan's team total 390 yards in the fist half of this game. Nelson also had 2 tackles and 2 assists on the defnsive side. Logan cruises to a 49-19 win over Park City.

  • Varsity Football (2010) Player of the Week

    Congratulations to #12 DJ Nelson who was selected as the Varsity Football (2010) Player of the Week.

    Again Junior DJ Nelson accounted for all 5 touchdowns, throwing for 3 and running for 2, with total offense of 423 yards (272 passing and 151 rushing) as Logan upsets Mountain Crest 35-34 in one of the most exciting games of the year. DJ also had 5 solo tackles and 3 assists on the defensive side of the ball.

  • National Player of the Week - U.S. Air Force National Player of the Week

    DJ has been selected to the National Player of the Week - U.S. Air Force National Player of the Week. Congratulations DJ!

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  • Varsity Football (2011) Player of the Week

    Congratulations to #12 DJ Nelson who was selected as the Varsity Football (2011) Player of the Week.

    Senior QB DJ Nelson has over 1100 yards in 9 quarters of play. In game 3 vs. Bountiful, Utah DJ accounted for 7 touchdowns (6 passing and 1 rushing) beating Bountiful 56-31. As of week 3 Nelson is ranked 3rd in the natrion for total offensive yards through maxpreps.com.

  • DJ Nelson has signed with Utah State

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