Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#20 Cam Nelson
Position: Safety
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 200
Year: Junior
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Kimball HS
Experience: 2 Letters

Arizona: 3L... Team co-captain in 2009... The elder statesman in the secondary with 37 games under his belt, Nelson should be an anchor for the UA defense as a fourth-year senior... Leading returning tackle with 67, forced a fumble and broke up five passes out of the strong safety spot... Earned coaches' honor as defensive player of the game against Stanford and Southern California, with career-high 12 tackles in each contest... Started all 13 games and gives UA a 25-game starter in the backfield... Had a quality true sophomore year when he started all 12 games at the strong safety spot in 2008 and checked in with the fourth-best tackle total on the squad, 60... Registered four tackles for losses and broke up three passes... Then career-high nine tackles at California, and eight at BYU... Lettered as true freshman special teams player and backup safety in 2006... Played in all 12 games, contributing seven tackles... Career-best three hits at Oregon...

High School: Kimball High School, Dallas, 2006... Associated Press first-team All-State 4A for coach Darrell Jordan in 2005... First-team All-District 13-4A... Second-team 4A All Region II... Dallas Morning News Area at No. 53... SuperPrep All-Midlands... Had 63 tackles, nine interceptions and three forced fumbles as a senior... Dave Campbell's Texas Football top 40 defensive back... Started playing corner three games into his junior year... DCTF Texas 300... No. 7 CB on Texas HS Football top 200... Reported 4.5 speed and a track athlete, won 110 hurdles, second in 300 and third in high jump in district meet as junior... Two-way starter senior year, receiver and quarterback on offense... Basketball point guard...

Personal: Academic major is family studies and human development...Date of birth: May 27, 1988...

Career Totals
Year	G-GS	UT	AT	TT	TFL	Other
2006	12-0	3	4	7	-	-
2007	12-12	38	22	60	4-11	3 PD
2008	13-13	41	26	67	3-7	5 PD, FF
Total	37-25	82	52	134	7-17	8 PD, FF