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'14 FL OLB Dillon Bates (verbal to Tennessee)

Discussion in 'University of Colorado Recruiting Archive' started by Buffnik, May 13, 2013.

  1. Buffnik

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    Ponte Vedra H.S. (Ponte Vedra, FL)

    Ht: 6-foot-3
    Wt: 225 lbs
    40: 4.60 secs

    Rivals rating: 4*-6.0rr; #3 OLB (#58 overall)
    Scout rating: 4*; #12 OLB
    ESPN rating: 4*-83 grade; #3 OLB (#88 overall)
    247s rating: 4*-91 rating; #17 OLB (#192 overall)

    Reported Offers: COLORADO, Alabama, Florida, FAU, FIU, Florida State, Georgia Tech, LA-Lafayette, Louisville, Maryland, Massachusetts, Miami, Mississippi, Mississippi State, North Carolina, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Rutgers, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, UCLA, Vanderbilt, Virginia, Virginia Tech, Wake Forest
     
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    Dillon's dad is Bill Bates. This has to be a longshot, but we can hope that the Bates and Jeffcoat families are tight and that MacIntyre built a relationship while he was the DB Coach with the Cowboys (6 years after Bates retired).

    But the above at least explains an offer to a prospect out of Florida.
     
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    Re: '14 FL OLB Dillon Bates

    Also might be a gesture of respect to the family, even knowing there is little of a shot. Plus, never hurts having CU's name out there in the mix on great players.
     
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    '14 FL OLB Dillon Bates

    We have no shot.
     
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    Announcing at The Opening next week. Favorites are Tennessee, Alabama, and Florida.
     
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