A.J. Nicholson (born June 25, 1983 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina) is an American football linebacker who played in both the NFL and Arena Football League, with the Green Bay Blizzard. He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the fifth round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college football at Florida State.
He has also been a member of the Orlando Predators and Florida Tuskers.
Nicholson was an All-American linebacker at Mount Tabor High School in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
He played college football at Florida State.
He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the fifth round of the 2006 NFL Draft, and is currently a free agent.
On November 17, 2007, he was signed to a one-year deal to play with the Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League. He was cut on Friday, February 22, 2008. Signed by Texas Revolution of the Indoor Football League for the 2013 season.