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Donnie Nickey

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Place of birth:  Akron, Ohio
Height  1.91 m
Position  Safety
Role  American football safety
Education  Ohio State University
Name  Donnie Nickey
Career start  2002
College:  Ohio State
Weight  95 kg

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Date of birth:  (1980-04-25) April 25, 1980 (age 35)
NFL draft:  2003 / Round: 5 / Pick: 154
Number  23 (Tennessee Titans / Safety)

Donnie Nickey: Football Safety

Donnie Orvin Nickey (born April 25, 1980) is a former American football safety. He played college football at Ohio State and was drafted by the Tennessee Titans in the fifth round of the 2003 NFL Draft.


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Early years

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Nickey attended Jonathan Alder High School in Plain City, Ohio, and wore number 2, and was an All-Ohio running back. He also played free safety in football. In addition to his football talent he was selected as an All-State center fielder as part of the 1998 OHSAA State Championship team (baseball).

College career

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Nickey was a co-captain with Mike Doss on the 2002 NCAA National Championship team.

Professional career

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Nickey was drafted by the Tennessee Titans in the 5th round (19th pick) of the 2003 NFL Draft. He played his entire career with the Tennessee Titans. Most of his time playing time logged on special teams, where he had been label as an 'Ace'.

He was released by the Titans on July 25, 2011.

Personal life

Nickey is married, and currently lives in Jackson, Tennessee. As of April 2017, he is entering his second year as varsity Head Coach of the Jackson-North Side Indians. Donnie Nickey was recently a special guest on "The Bucket List Radio Show" that's airs on Star 107.7 in Jackson,Tennessee and is hosted by the First Family of Travel, Anita,Brandon and Adam Battershell.


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