Nick Gates (American football)

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Nick Gates
No. 65 – New York Giants
Position:Guard
Personal information
Born: (1995-11-27) November 27, 1995 (age 23)
Las Vegas, Nevada
Height:6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight:295 lb (134 kg)
Career information
High school:Bishop Gorman
(Las Vegas, Nevada)
College:Nebraska
Undrafted:2018
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Nick Gates (born November 27, 1995) is an American football guard for the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Nebraska.

Early years[edit]

Gates attended Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nevada. Along with football, he also played baseball.[1] He committed to play football for the Nebraska Cornhuskers in January 2014, choosing the Cornhuskers over schools such as Alabama, Oregon, and Texas A&M.[2]

College career[edit]

After redshirting as a freshman in 2014, Gates started from 2015-2017 at tackle on the offensive line.[3] After his redshirt junior season in 2017, he declared for the 2018 NFL Draft.[4] He played in 35 total games for Nebraska over three years.[3]

Professional career[edit]

Gates signed with the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent on May 11, 2018.[5] He was placed on injured reserve on September 1, 2018.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gorman's Nick Gates heading to Nebraska football". Las Vegas Sun. Retrieved January 15, 2018.
  2. ^ "Coach says Nebraska may hit a home run with Nick Gates". Big Red Today. Retrieved January 15, 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Nick Gates Bio". Nebraska Huskers. Retrieved January 15, 2018.
  4. ^ "Nebraska offensive lineman Nick Gates declares for NFL draft". USA Today. Retrieved January 15, 2018.
  5. ^ Eisen, Michael (May 11, 2018). "Giants sign undrafted free agents, three draft picks". Giants.com.
  6. ^ Eisen, Michael (September 1, 2018). "New York Giants announce 53-man roster". Giants.com.

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