Being Physical a Staple of Weishar's Game

Chicago (IL) Marist junior wide receiver Nic Weishar starred in a 28-7 victory over Carmel Friday night. GoBlueWolverine was there to check in with the rising 2014 WR/TE prospect as he talks about his style of play, his recruitment, thoughts on Michigan, decision time table and more.***video interview/highlights included***

Marist junior wide receiver Nic Weishar says he likes to use his 6-foot-5, 215 pound frame to create space on the field. That much was extremely evident Friday night, as he hauled in six receptions for 39 yards and touchdown in a 28-7 win over Carmel. During the performance Weishar showcased what he calls his “natural instincts” as a physical receiver on the field.

“If they are going to try to give it to me, I might as well give it right back,” Weishar told GoBlueWolverine.com. “I think it works in my advantage being a little bit bigger guy and having some weight advantages. I think I am able to separate a little better being physical.”

Weishar lines up as a receiver in the Redhawks offense, but has the tools of a tight end prospect at the next level. He believes he could play either position in college.

“Whatever the team needs me to do,” Weishar explained. “I don’t have a preference either way. Obviously I am playing receiver right now. I am perfectly fine with that. A lot of colleges are recruiting me for tight end and that’s great too. So whatever I can help the team do and win.”

Currently Weishar holds offers from Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Purdue, Vanderbilt and Wisconsin. He makes contact with each on a bi-weekly basis and was recently at Notre Dame campus when they hosted Michigan in a primetime matchup.

“It was great experience,” Weishar said on his visit to South Bend. “I got to meet a lot of the recruits they are bringing in… a lot of committed guys and some guys my age too. So they are recruiting high character guys, which is what I was looking for. And obviously the atmosphere was incredible. It was like nothing I have seen so far at all the games I have been too. It was definitely a great visit.”

Michigan is another school of high interest, according to Weishar. While he doesn’t have any future visit dates to visit Ann Arbor set in stone, he insists another trip to Michigan is likely.

“(My interest is) very high. I like what they are doing,” Werishar said. “When I took a visit there I loved it. I loved the coaching staff. I loved everything about it. We got to sit down with the academic advisors and I loved that part too. That’s going to be a key thing for me, my academics. I really enjoyed my visit.”

Academics are going to be a huge part of the Illinois star’s college decision. A program that will help him get a get an opportunity to play in the NFL is key as well.

“Absolutely my dream is to make the NFL,” Weishar stated. “But obviously that is not always the case for some people. I’d like to go to a place that if I don’t make it to the NFL… I would love to have a job out of college. Another key thing is contacts. And what kind of contacts they have and things like that. So that is part of the academics. That is first and for most. He second is the relationship I build with the coaches. And the kind of guys they are recruiting and kind of guys I want to be in the locker room with.”

As far as his decision timeline, it’s a matter of being comfortable.

“I think just wait it out,” said Weishar of his plan. “I really don’t have a set date… just really when I am comfortable. Whenever I feel like building that relationship with the coach. And know how I feel about the school. I’m going to make the decision. I don’t have set dates or anything like that.”

For the video interview and highlights, press play below.


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Marist junior wide receiver Nic Weishar says he likes to use his 6-foot-5, 215 pound frame to create space on the field. That much was extremely evident Friday night, as he hauled in six receptions for 39 yards and touchdown in a 28-7 win over Carmel. During the performance Weishar showcased what he calls his “natural instincts” as a physical receiver on the field.

“If they are going to try to give it to me, I might as well give it right back,” Weishar told GoBlueWolverine.com. “I think it works in my advantage being a little bit bigger guy and having some weight advantages. I think I am able to separate a little better being physical.”

Weishar lines up as a receiver in the Redhawks offense, but has the tools of a tight end prospect at the next level. He believes he could play either position in college.

“Whatever the team needs me to do,” Weishar explained. “I don’t have a preference either way. Obviously I am playing receiver right now. I am perfectly fine with that. A lot of colleges are recruiting me for tight end and that’s great too. So whatever I can help the team do and win.”

Currently Weishar holds offers from Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Purdue, Vanderbilt and Wisconsin. He makes contact with each on a bi-weekly basis and was recently at Notre Dame campus when they hosted Michigan in a primetime matchup.

“It was great experience,” Weishar said on his visit to South Bend. “I got to meet a lot of the recruits they are bringing in… a lot of committed guys and some guys my age too. So they are recruiting high character guys, which is what I was looking for. And obviously the atmosphere was incredible. It was like nothing I have seen so far at all the games I have been too. It was definitely a great visit.”

Michigan is another school of high interest, according to Weishar. While he doesn’t have any future visit dates to visit Ann Arbor set in stone, he insists another trip to Michigan is likely.

“(My interest is) very high. I like what they are doing,” Werishar said. “When I took a visit there I loved it. I loved the coaching staff. I loved everything about it. We got to sit down with the academic advisors and I loved that part too. That’s going to be a key thing for me, my academics. I really enjoyed my visit.”

Academics are going to be a huge part of the Illinois star’s college decision. A program that will help him get a get an opportunity to play in the NFL is key as well.

“Absolutely my dream is to make the NFL,” Weishar stated. “But obviously that is not always the case for some people. I’d like to go to a place that if I don’t make it to the NFL… I would love to have a job out of college. Another key thing is contacts. And what kind of contacts they have and things like that. So that is part of the academics. That is first and for most. He second is the relationship I build with the coaches. And the kind of guys they are recruiting and kind of guys I want to be in the locker room with.”

As far as his decision timeline, it’s a matter of being comfortable.

“I think just wait it out,” said Weishar of his plan. “I really don’t have a set date… just really when I am comfortable. Whenever I feel like building that relationship with the coach. And know how I feel about the school. I’m going to make the decision. I don’t have set dates or anything like that.”

For the video interview and highlights, press play below.

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