Players

Drake Nevis
DT #94
Height:
6-1
Weight:
310
College:
LSU
Hometown:
Harvey, LA
Experience:
3
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 26 50 27 23 1 0 1 0 0 0 -- 0
2013 JAC 1 2 1 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 DAL 11 13 10 3 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 SD 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 IND 9 16 7 9 1 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 IND 5 19 9 10 0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- --

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Originally selected by the Colts in the third round (87th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

 

2012 (COLTS):

  • Played in nine games (three starts) and recorded 20 tackles (eight solo) and his first career sack.
  • Placed on Injured Reserve on November 12, 2012.
  • Participated at defensive tackle against Minnesota (9/16) and compiled three tackles.
  • Made his first start of the season at defensive tackle against the New York Jets (10/14) and finished with five tackles.
  • Started at defensive tackle at Tennessee (10/28) and totaled three tackles and his first career NFL sack in the first quarter when he brought down Matt Hasselbeck.

 

2011 (COLTS):

  • Saw action in five games during his rookie season and recorded 19 tackles (nine solo) and one pass defensed.
  • Placed on Injured Reserve on December 6 with a back injury.
  • Made his NFL debut at Houston (9/11) and compiled four solo tackles.
  • Tallied six tackles (one solo), one tackle for loss and one quarterback hurry against Cleveland (9/18).
  • Finished with three tackles and one pass defensed at Tampa Bay (10/3).

 

COLLEGE:

  • A four-year performer who started 18-of-45 career games at defensive tackle for LSU.
  • Totaled 139 career tackles (75 solo), 31.5 tackles for loss, 10.0 sacks, five passes defensed, eight quarterback pressures, four forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and one interception.
  • Started 13 games as a senior and totaled 56 tackles (30 solo), 13 tackles for loss, 6.0 sacks, three forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and one interception.
  • Was named SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week on four occasions.
  • Was a first-team All-America pick by CBSSports.com, a second-team choice by The Associated Press, Walter Camp and Rivals.com.
  • Named a first-team All-SEC selection by The Associated Press and conference coaches.
  • Holds a degree in general studies.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended John Ehret High School in Marrero, La.
  • Was the eighth-ranked defensive tackle nationally by Rivals.com and was a top prospect in the state.
  • Named a Class 5-A first-team all-state selection with 72 tackles, 18.0 sacks, eight forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries.
  • Totaled 80 tackles and 8.0 sacks as a junior.
  • Read to elementary students as a part of the Colts Day in Schools event.
  • Served meals to homeless men at Wheeler Mission as part of teammate Antoine Bethea’s Safe Coverage Foundation visit.
  • Was a volunteer shopper for the Colts Care Holiday Shopping event hosted by teammate Cory Redding.
  • Born in Thibodeaux, La.
  • Pronounced NEVV-iss.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Originally selected by the Colts in the third round (87th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

 

2012 (COLTS):

  • Played in nine games (three starts) and recorded 20 tackles (eight solo) and his first career sack.
  • Placed on Injured Reserve on November 12, 2012.
  • Participated at defensive tackle against Minnesota (9/16) and compiled three tackles.
  • Made his first start of the season at defensive tackle against the New York Jets (10/14) and finished with five tackles.
  • Started at defensive tackle at Tennessee (10/28) and totaled three tackles and his first career NFL sack in the first quarter when he brought down Matt Hasselbeck.

 

2011 (COLTS):

  • Saw action in five games during his rookie season and recorded 19 tackles (nine solo) and one pass defensed.
  • Placed on Injured Reserve on December 6 with a back injury.
  • Made his NFL debut at Houston (9/11) and compiled four solo tackles.
  • Tallied six tackles (one solo), one tackle for loss and one quarterback hurry against Cleveland (9/18).
  • Finished with three tackles and one pass defensed at Tampa Bay (10/3).

 

COLLEGE:

  • A four-year performer who started 18-of-45 career games at defensive tackle for LSU.
  • Totaled 139 career tackles (75 solo), 31.5 tackles for loss, 10.0 sacks, five passes defensed, eight quarterback pressures, four forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and one interception.
  • Started 13 games as a senior and totaled 56 tackles (30 solo), 13 tackles for loss, 6.0 sacks, three forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and one interception.
  • Was named SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week on four occasions.
  • Was a first-team All-America pick by CBSSports.com, a second-team choice by The Associated Press, Walter Camp and Rivals.com.
  • Named a first-team All-SEC selection by The Associated Press and conference coaches.
  • Holds a degree in general studies.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended John Ehret High School in Marrero, La.
  • Was the eighth-ranked defensive tackle nationally by Rivals.com and was a top prospect in the state.
  • Named a Class 5-A first-team all-state selection with 72 tackles, 18.0 sacks, eight forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries.
  • Totaled 80 tackles and 8.0 sacks as a junior.
  • Read to elementary students as a part of the Colts Day in Schools event.
  • Served meals to homeless men at Wheeler Mission as part of teammate Antoine Bethea’s Safe Coverage Foundation visit.
  • Was a volunteer shopper for the Colts Care Holiday Shopping event hosted by teammate Cory Redding.
  • Born in Thibodeaux, La.
  • Pronounced NEVV-iss.