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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 1954 Touchdown Log

5 Touchdowns

5 Receiving, 2 Go-Ahead, Long of 52 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Steelers5
Redskins2
Cardinals1
Packers1
Eagles1
Road3
Home2
Sunday3
Saturday2
1st2
2nd1
3rd1
4th1
3 or fewer yards1
4-9 yards1
10-19 yards1
20-29 yards1
30 or more yards1
Jim Finks4
Paul Held1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1954-09-26 PIT @ GNB W 21-20 2 Receiving 2 Jim Finks* Trail 7-17 Trail 14-17
2 2 1954-10-02 PIT WAS W 37-7 1 Receiving 25 Paul Held Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
3 5 1954-10-23 PIT PHI W 17-7 3 Receiving 52 Jim Finks* Lead 3-0 Lead 10-0
4 6 1954-10-31 PIT @ CRD L 14-17 1 Receiving 15 Jim Finks* Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
5 8 1954-11-14 PIT @ WAS L 14-17 4 Receiving 4 Jim Finks* Trail 7-17 Trail 14-17