Nate Poppell, a quarterback instructor at The Quarterback Ranch, graduated from Spring High School in 2007, where he lettered in football, basketball, and baseball. He played college football at Texas A&M University- Kingsville. He was a three-year starter and captain for the Javelinas. In 2010 he lead the Javelinas to the program’s first 10-win season in 20 years, and a second round playoff appearance. He holds several season and career passing records which include: completions in a season, completions in a career, completion percentage in a season, and career completion percentage. He ranks second in school history in passing yards for a career. After completion of his senior season he went overseas to play in the European Football League 1st division, where he played and coached for the Bergen Storm in Bergen, Norway. Throughout his career, he have trained and prepared quarterbacks of all ages and ability levels for what to expect both on and off the field.