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Elbie Nickel

Elbert Everett Nickel

Position: E-DE
Height: 6-1    Weight: 196 lbs.

Born: December 28, 1922 in Fullerton, KY
Died: February 27, 2007 in Chillicothe, OH
High School: Chillicothe
College: Cincinnati   (school history)
Drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 17th round (149th overall) of the 1947 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14418th overall since 1950)
3-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Elbie Nickel 1950 Touchdown Log

4 Touchdowns

4 Receiving, 2 Go-Ahead, Long of 65 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Steelers4
Redskins2
Giants1
Lions1
Road3
Home1
Sunday4
1st1
3rd2
4th1
20-29 yards1
30 or more yards3
Joe Geri3
Bob Gage1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 2 1950-09-24 PIT @ DET L 7-10 3 Receiving 43 Bob Gage Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
2 3 1950-10-01 PIT @ WAS W 26-7 3 Receiving 28 Joe Geri Lead 10-7 Lead 17-7
3 5 1950-10-15 PIT @ NYG W 17-6 1 Receiving 58 Joe Geri Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
4 11 1950-12-03 PIT WAS L 7-24 4 Receiving 65 Joe Geri Trail 0-24 Trail 7-24