Dillon Bates is one of the main reasons why Tennessee has the No. 2 recruiting class in the 247Sports recruiting rankings. Head coach Butch Jones has a talented group of linebackers coming to Knoxville, and the 4-star recruit is the top prospect among the group.
Bates will become a beloved player on Rocky Top, as he is the son of former Tennessee and Dallas Cowboys safety Bill Bates.
His skills and talent deserve a more in-depth look.