July 3, 2013
Bates follows father's footsteps
The list for Dillon Bates services runs as long as almost one can imagine. Over 30 offers flooded in for the son of former Vol and Dallas Cowboy Bill Bates.
But, the pull of the Orange and White was too strong for any team to overcome and on Wednesday, at The Opening in Oregon, Bates made it official and committed to Tennessee, although he admits he's known for some time he'd play on the same field his father graced 30 years prior to him.
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