Steelers 2013 Draft Class Review – G Nik Embernate – Undrafted

By Matthew Marczi It has been a theme for many years that, aside from the occasional special teams contributions, rookies on the Pittsburgh Steelers, including even first-round draft picks, rarely contribute during their first season. That has been especially true over the years on defense, though less so on offense. That pattern changed somewhat in 2013 due to a variety of circumstances...
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February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Early Camp Injuries Giving Huge Opportunities To Young Players

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ training camp is in full swing and thankfully the team has not had to deal with any major injuries to this point. As we all collectively keep our fingers crossed after uttering that statement, I have not forgotten about the loss of Nik Embernate for the season. Losing undrafted rookie Nik Embernate to a season ending knee injury was disappointing however...
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August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers G Nik Embernate Now On Injured Reserve After Clearing Waivers

In case you are scoring at home, Pittsburgh Steelers undrafted free agent guard Nik Embernate did indeed clear waivers and he has reverted back to the injured reserve list following him being waived injured on Saturday. It is not yet known if Embernate, who tore both the ACL and MCL in his right knee last [...] Steelers G Nik Embernate Now On Injured Reserve After Clearing Waivers...
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August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Waive G Nik Embernate Injured; Sign T D’Anthony Batiste

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced a roster move on Saturday as undrafted free agent guard Nik Embernate has been waived injured and free agent tackle D’Anthony Batiste has been signed to take his place on the 90 man roster. Embernate tore his ACL and MCL on Thursday and his surgery will be forthcoming. Assuming he clears [...] Steelers Waive G Nik Embernate Injured; Sign T D...
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August 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers sign an offensive lineman

According to Adam Caplan of the Sideline View, the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed former Cardinals offensive tackle D’Anthony Batiste. Steelers announced the signing of former Cardinals OT D'Anthony Batiste. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) August 3, 2013 Baptiste started 10 games last season for the Cardinals. Update:  The Steelers have confirmed the signing of Baptiste. We...
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August 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers G Nik Embernate Tore ACL And MCL On Thursday

The news concerning Pittsburgh Steelers rookie guard Nik Embernate is pretty much what we it expected to be as head coach Mike Tomlin said after practice that the San Diego State product tore his ACL and MCL on Thursday, according to Jim Wexell of Steel City Insider. The date for Embernate’s surgery has not yet [...] Steelers G Nik Embernate Tore ACL And MCL On Thursday is a post...
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August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Injuries Now Hitting the Steelers

It was as inevitable as a Mike Tomlin cliché and today it reared its’ ugly head. The injury bug finally hit the Pittsburgh Steelers as it has so many other teams in the National Football League. The most serious injury appears to be to guard Nik Embernate who suffered a very bad knee injury. Chris from Bleacher Report was actually taking pictures of the offensive line at the time...
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August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Embernate Rolling Through Obstacles

Steelers guard Nik Embernate said his last name is pronounced “Ember-naughty,” but that we can call him “Ember-nasty.”
June 27, 2013  |  Discuss

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