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Bilal Nichols

DT

#91

Experience: 5 years

Height: 6-4

Age: 25

Weight: 290 lbs

College: Delaware

2021 SEASON

  • Solo
    20
  • SCK
    3
  • FF
    0
  • INT
    --
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Recent Games

WKOPPRESULTTotalSoloASTSCKSFTYPDEFINTYDSAVGLNGTDSFFOPP FR
18@VikingsL 17 - 315320.5000
17GiantsW 29 - 342200101
16@SeahawksW 25 - 242010.5000
14@PackersL 30 - 452010000
15VikingsL 9 - 175040000
13CardinalsL 22 - 334310000
12@LionsW 16 - 144220000
11RavensL 13 - 162020000
9@SteelersL 27 - 292111000
849ersL 22 - 33
7@BuccaneersL 3 - 382200000
6PackersL 14 - 242020000
5@RaidersW 20 - 93200000
4LionsW 24 - 1431200001
3@BrownsL 6 - 266130000
1@RamsL 14 - 341010000
2BengalsW 20 - 174311000

Career Stats

Defense Career

SEASONTEAMGGSTotalSoloASTSCKSFTYPDEFINTYDSAVGLNGTDSFFOPP FR
2018Chicago Bears1462820830021
2019Chicago Bears131227141200101
2020Chicago Bears1616401524503177700
2021Chicago Bears171551202530102
TOTAL6049146696911051777024

Biography

Nichols, a 6-foot-4, 302-pound defensive tackle, joins the Silver and Black after spending his first four years with the Chicago Bears, who originally drafted him in the fifth round (145th overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft. He has appeared in 60 games with 49 starts, recording 146 tackles (77 solo), 11 sacks, one interception, five passes defensed, two forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries.

In 2021, Nichols appeared in 17 games with 15 starts, posting 51 tackles (26), three sacks, one pass defense and two fumble recoveries. His 51 tackles and two fumble recoveries both marked career highs.

A native of Newark, Del., Nichols played four seasons (2014-17) at Delaware. He played in 44 career games with 21 starts, totaling 104 tackles (50), 9.5 sacks, two interceptions, 15 passes defensed and four forced fumbles and was named a third-team All-American and first-team All-CAA honors as a senior.

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