Govols247: Dillon Bates excited about future at UT

Dillon Bates

Dillon Bates

GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. — Dillon Bates announced his commitment to Tennessee more than two months ago, and he still feels just as good about his college decision as he did at the time.

The recruiting process is over in his mind, and that’s perfectly fine with him.

The Top247 senior linebacker from Ponte Vedra (Fla.) High School, who’s the son of former Tennessee standout Bill Bates, said he’s “definitely glad that I got my decision out of the way and I’m able to focus on my senior season,” and he remains firmly committed to the Vols.

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gc_scvol writes:

Thank You Mr. Bates for sticking to your commitment. You will one day be a part of a winning, competive SEC football program. This year may be a little rough, and next year as well for that matter, but with the help of quality athletes, such as yourself one day Tennessee Football will again be one of the top tier programs in the nation. Won't it be great to look back and know in your heart that you were a part of rebuilding this program to where it should be. Now, Just hang in there and keep reminding your fellow commits that they too can be a part of that select group of young men who
brought BIG ORANGE FOOTBALL back to where it belongs.

joetittle#1422540 writes:

I wonder which is considered the best Bates or Weatherd?

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