Quickly: Came out of spring practice listed as the starting fullback... Has been a key special teams player during his USU career.
2003 (Jr.): Started two games at fullback... Played offensively as well as on special teams... Did not record any offensive statistics, but had four tackles on special teams.
2002 (So.): Played mainly on special teams, but also saw time as the Aggie fullback... Started against Troy State... Recorded one tackle on the year... Did not record any offensive statistics.
2001 (Fr.): Saw action on special teams in first year at USU... Was credited with two tackles on the season.
Previous College: Attended Wyoming for one semester.
High School: Was an all-state running back and an all-conference linebacker as a senior... Played three seasons before graduating in 1998... Also an all-state sprinter.
Personal: Born Dec. 27, 1979 in Rock Springs, Wyo... Son of Cornell and Susan Nate... Has one brother and one sister... Wife's name in Megan... Majoring in business... Main hobby is hunting... Was named to the National Honor Society and was a National Football Foundation Hall of Fame Scholar Athlete as well.