56 - Mike Bates
Height: 6-2
Weight: 225
Year: So.
Hometown: Reidsville, N.C.
High School: Reidsville
Position: DL
Major: Business Management

2005: Played sparingly as a blocker on special teams... Personal: Letter-winning offensive lineman at Reidsville H.S. under coach Jimmy Teague '80... helped the Rams to consecutive 1-A state championships... son of Tim and Jenny Bates.