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Demetrious Nicholson | Cornerback

Team: Virginia Cavaliers
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 185

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Virginia senior CB Demetrious Nicholson will sit out the rest of the season with a turf toe injury and will seek a medical redshirt.
Nicholson has missed all but one game this season, but recorded an interception in that contest. The senior has a fairly long injury list, suffering a season ending injury in the fifth-game of 2013. This turf toe injury required surgery last May, but obviously there have been complications. His goal is to play for the Cavaliers in 2015. Oct 6 - 10:47 AM
Source: Daily Press

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Virginia senior CB Demetrious Nicholson had an interception in Saturday's win against Kent State.

Nicholson, who suffered a season-ending injury in the fifth game last season, secured his first pick of the 2014 campaign. Over the summer, CBS Sports' Derek Stephens wrote that Nicholson's "quickness and natural cover skills could earn him a spot on an NFL roster as a nickel option." In his last fully-healthy season, Nicholson tied for the ACC lead with 15 passes defensed in 2012, and finished fourth on the Cavs with 56 tackles.
Sep 28 - 3:51 PM

Virginia senior CB Demetrious Nicholson's "quickness and natural cover skills could earn him a spot on an NFL roster as a nickel option," writes CBS Sports' Derek Stephens.

Nicholson suffered a season-ending injury in the fifth game last season. Prior to that, he had played in 96 percent of UVA's defensive snaps since he stepped onto campus as a true freshman. "Nicholson's quickness and natural cover skills could earn him a spot on an NFL roster as a nickel option, if he's able to fully rebound from the injury and put up a strong senior campaign," Stephens wrote. Nicholson tied for the ACC lead with 15 passes defensed in 2012, and finished fourth on the Cavs with 56 tackles.
Source: CBS Sports
Aug 17 - 5:20 PM

Virginia junior CB Demetrious Nicholson will miss the remainder of the season with a turf toe injury.

Nicholson's initial injury occurred on October 5 against Ball State, and the ailment has weighed on him since. Up to that game, Nicholson had started 30 straight contests. Freshman Tim Harris will move into the starting role on a full time basis.
Source: ESPN
Tue, Nov 5, 2013 09:21:00 AM