Bob Nelson (linebacker)
|Date of birth||June 30, 1953|
|Place of birth||Stillwater, MN|
|NFL draft||1975 / Round: 2 / Pick: 42|
|1978–1979||San Francisco 49ers|
|1980–1984||Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders|
Robert Lee Nelson (born June 30, 1953 in Stillwater, Minnesota) is a retired American football linebacker in the National Football League. He played for the Buffalo Bills, the San Francisco 49ers, and the Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders. He started in Super Bowl XV and in Super Bowl XVIII for the Raiders. Nelson played college football at the University of Nebraska.