Leyton Nelson - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#57 Leyton Nelson Season 2023-24


Class Sophomore
Height 6'6"
Weight 308
Hometown Orlando, Fla.
High School Boone

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As a Sophomore (2023)
• Played in 11 games
• Played 60 snaps and earned a Pro Football Focus run block grade of 71.3

As a Freshman (2022)
• Named to SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll
• Saw the field for one game
• Made collegiate debut against Kentucky
• Played two snaps on the field goal unit in win over Wildcats

The Nelson File
• Three-star prospect, No. 38 offensive tackle nationally by On3 Consensus rankings
• Played at Boone (Fla.) High School for head coach Andy Johnson
• Chose Vandy over Louisville, SMU, Florida State, Cincinnati, Miami, Rutgers, Penn State, Kentucky, South Carolina and Tennessee