Nate Potter
Nate  Potter

Position:
Offensive Graduate Assistant

Alma Mater:
Boise State (2011)

Former Bronco consensus All-American Nate Potter begins his third season on the Boise State staff and second in his current position as offensive graduate assistant in 2016.

Potter joined the Bronco staff in 2014 in a quality control role after playing two seasons in the NFL with the Arizona Cardinals (2012-13). He was named an offensive graduate assistant ahead of the 2015 season.

Potter, a standout offensive tackle for the Broncos from 2008-11, was a consensus All-American in 2011 when he was selected to the first teams of the Football Writers' Association of America, Yahoo Sports, CBSSports.com and The Sporting News. He joined Ryan Clady (2007) as the only consensus All-Americans in Boise State football history.

He was named to the All-Mountain West First Team in 2011 after earning consecutive first-team All-WAC honors from 2009-10. Potter was part of the 2009 Fiesta Bowl Champion team and started each of the final 34 games of his Boise State career from 2009-11.

He was also named to the Capital One Academic All-America Team in 2011, and in 2010 earned a spot on the ESPN Academic All-America Team.

Potter was drafted by the Arizona Cardinal in the seventh round (221st overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft, and went on to appear in 21 games for the Cardinal with six starts over two seasons.

Potter graduated from Boise State with a degree in business.


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