|Role Football player|
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 86 kg
|College: Arkansas State|
Name Elbert Shelley
|Position: Safety / Special teamer|
Date of birth: (1964-12-24) December 24, 1964 (age 51)
NFL draft: 1987 / Round: 11 / Pick: 292
Place of birth: Tyronza, Arkansas
Education Arkansas State University
Elbert Shelley: Football Safety and Special Teamer
Elbert Vernell Shelley (born December 24, 1964) is a former football player who was a safety for the Atlanta Falcons. He went to the Pro Bowl four times as a special teams player.
Shelley's hometown is Trumann, Arkansas. He was an honor student as well as a star running back for the football team. In college Shelley was switched from running back to defensive back by Coach Larry Lacewell.