Nelson Garner

Nelson Garner (born 1976-02-23) is an American football placekicker. He spent time in the Arena Football League with the Albany/Indiana Firebirds (2000–2002),[1] the Arizona Rattlers (2003–2004), and the Georgia Force (2005–2006).[2]

Nelson Garner
Personal information
Born: (1976-02-23) February 23, 1976 (age 44)
Burlington, North Carolina
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
College:James Madison
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Player stats at

He tried out for the Baltimore Ravens in 1998 and 1999.

College careerEdit

While attending James Madison University, Garner competed at both, kicker and punter. He was a three-time All-Conference selection, was named the Special Teams MVP as a junior, and as a senior, played in the Blue–Gray Football Classic.


  1. ^ "Arena Football League Transactions". OurSports Central. March 25, 2002. Retrieved July 22, 2017.
  2. ^ ArenaFan Online : Nelson Garner