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Steven
Nielsen
#61 Offensive Lineman
Steven
Nielsen
#61 Offensive Lineman
Height 6'8
Weight 307 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1996-06-06 (26)
Born Denmark
School Eastern Michigan
Status GLO

NEED TO KNOW:

  • Acquired: 2021 Global Draft (1st round / 2nd overall)
  • CFL experience (Elks): 1 (1)
  • First CFL game (team): Aug. 7, 2021 vs. Ottawa (Elks)
  • College: Eastern Michigan University (2016-19)
  • Highlights:
    • Started his first CFL game in Week 14 against the Saskatchewan Roughriders.
    • Spent time with the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars during the 2020 season.
    • 2019 Academic All-MAC honors.
    • Started 49 games at Eastern Michigan, playing both tackle and guard.
    • Played for the Danish U19 National Team as well as the International Federation of American Football World Team.
    • Originally from Dragoer, Denmark, played his high school football at La Lumiere High School in La Porte, Indiana.

YEAR-BY-YEAR: 

  • 2021: (Edmonton) Appeared in 13 regular season games, starting at right tackle for the final four games of the season.

Seasons

Offence

YEAR TEAM GP
2021
EDM 13
2022
EDM 14
Total
27

Game Log

Offence

DATE WEEK OPP
06-11
1 BC
06-18
2 SSK
06-25
3 CGY
07-01
4 HAM
07-07
5 CGY
07-14
6 MTL
07-22
7 WPG
08-13
10 SSK
08-19
11 OTT
08-27
12 OTT
09-05
13 CGY
09-10
14 CGY
09-16
15 SSK
10-01
17 MTL
Total