Martin Nance
No. --     Free Agent
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1983-05-26) May 26, 1983 (age 37)
Place of birth: Maryland Heights, Missouri
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 213 lb (97 kg)
Career information
College: Miami (Ohio)
Undrafted in 2006
Debuted in 2006 for the Minnesota Vikings
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2008
Receptions     4
Receiving yards     33
Receiving TDs     0
Stats at NFL.com

Martin Nance (born May 26, 1983 in Maryland Heights, Missouri) is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Buffalo Bills as an undrafted free agent in 2006. He played college football at Miami University.

Nance has also been a member of the Minnesota Vikings and Pittsburgh Steelers. He earned a Super Bowl ring while on the Steelers' practice squad in Super Bowl XLIII.

Early years[edit | edit source]

Nance played high school football at Pattonville High School.

College career[edit | edit source]

Nance attended Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, where he played alongside quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.

Professional career[edit | edit source]

Buffalo Bills[edit | edit source]

Following the 2006 NFL Draft, Nance was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Buffalo Bills. He was waived on August 28.

Minnesota Vikings[edit | edit source]

Nance then signed with the Minnesota Vikings. During his rookie season, he only saw action in the final game against the St. Louis Rams, where he recorded 4 receptions for 33 yards. After the 2008 preseason, the Vikings released him.

Pittsburgh Steelers[edit | edit source]

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed Nance to their practice squad on September 10, 2008. After finishing the season on their practice squad, he was re-signed on February 18, 2009. He was waived on August 31.

Personal[edit | edit source]

His cousin Todd Jenkins was a wide receiver at Northwestern from 1980-1983.

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