Nate Montana

Nate Montana

Player Profile

RS Senior

Concord, Calif.

High School:
De La Salle HS

Last College:
Notre Dame/Pasadena CC

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 210





Defense comes up big in final spring scrimmage

White tops Maroon 21-20 to close out spring drills


Offense leads the way in Griz scrimmage Saturday night

Four UM quarterbacks combine for 390 yards and 4 touchdowns


Q & A with Griz offensive coordinator Timm Rosenbach

Coach Rosenbach talks about the UM offense position-by-position


A balanced offense one of the highlights in UM's first spring scrimmage

UM practices three times next week and takes April 2-6 off for spring break


Griz QB Jordan Johnson participates in I love to read week

It is one of many ways that Montana's athletes contribute to our community

Montana: Nate played well this past spring, and was competing for the starting job at quarterback.

Notre Dame: He played in three games at Notre Dame in 2010 (Western Michigan, Michigan, Utah), and was 8-of-17-1 for 104 yards against the Wolverines...rushed nine times for 25 yards.

2009: Played at Pasadena CC, going 31-of-88-5 for 324 yards and two touchdowns.

2008: He was a preferred walk-on at Notre Dame, but did not play.

High School: Attended Cardinal Newman High School in Santa Rosa, Calif., until transferring to De LaSalle for his junior and senior seasons...senior team was the California state champions his senior year, when he went 12-of-19 for 166 yards and a captain as a freshman and sophomore at Cardinal Newman HS...a four-year letterman in basketball in high school.

Personal: Son of NFL Hall-of-Fame and former Notre Dame (1975-78) quarterback Joe Montana, who led the Irish to the 1977 national championship. His mom is and Jeniffer Montana. His major is business. Birth date: October 3, 1989. His younger brother Nick is a redshirt quarterback at the University of Washington.

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