Nate Gerry engages in professional football as a linebacker for the Washington Commanders of the National Football League. He weighs 104 kg and stands 1.88 m tall. During his senior year at Washington High School, he had 64 tackles, including 13 tackles for loss, 8 pass breakups, 5 interceptions, and 2 forced fumbles. He played collegiate football for the University of Nebraska’s Nebraska Cornhuskers team.
In his rookie season, he had 32 tackles, including 18 stops. During his sophomore year, he switched positions from linebacker to safety, started every game, led the Huskers with five interceptions, and came in second on the team in tackles. In 2015, he led the Huskers with 79 tackles and 4 interceptions while starting every game.
At the 2017 NFL Draft’s fifth round, the Philadelphia Eagles selected Gerry with the 184th overall pick. In February 2018, he and the Eagles won Super Bowl LII. He was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list after his inactivation by the Eagles in July 2020. In March 2021, he signed a one-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers. He was re-signed to the practice squad on September 8, 2021.
He was released on November 2, 2021. Gerry entered into a contract with the Washington Commanders in August 2022. He was placed on injured reserve on August 23, 2022, and released two days later with a settlement for his injuries. He joined the Commanders’ practice squad on November 3, 2022.
What Is Nate Gerry Jersey Number?
Nate Gerry’s jersey number is 59 on the Washington Commanders team.