The Pittsburgh Steelers signed former San Diego State right guard Nik Embernate as an undrafted free agent last week and I came away unimpressed with him after watching him play against Boise State last year.
In that game, Embernate had trouble anchoring in pass protection and was on the ground quite a bit after slipping off blocks. At that time I wondered to myself why there...
San Diego State Pro Day was held on Tuesday afternoon with over 20 NFL scouts in attendance. Here are video interviews of Gavin Escobar, Leon McFadden, Nik Embernate and Brice Butler along with full highlights from the day...
San Diego State offensive guard Nik Embernate discusses earning All-Mountain West First Team, playing his last game as an Aztecs, BYU and much more...
SDSU offensive guard Nik Embernate, linebacker Derek Largent and offensive tackle Bryce Quigley talks in the post game press conference after the Aztecs 52-14 win over Hawaii.
HGT: 6030 WGT: 320
YR: Sr Pos: OG
Massive build, thick thighs and butt
Generates great power at the POA, physical prospect
Delivers a good six inch punch, able to lockout
Exceptional initial blow
Able to stick second foot in ground upon initial contact
Good short area quickness
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San Diego State starting right guard Nik Embernate won't play in Saturday's 3 p.m. game at Colorado State because of a concussion he sustained last week against New Mexico.