Elbert Shelley
No. 37     
Safety / Special teamer
Personal information
Date of birth: (1964-12-24) December 24, 1964 (age 55)
Place of birth: Tyronza, Arkansas
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
NFL Draft: 1987 / Round: 11 / Pick: 292
Debuted in 1987 for the Atlanta Falcons
Last played in 1996 for the Atlanta Falcons
Career history
* Atlanta Falcons (1987-1996)
Career highlights and awards
* Pro Bowl selection (1992, 1993, 1994, 1995)
Stats at

Elbert Vernell Shelley (born in December 24, 1964) is a former football player who played defensive back 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.[1]


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