Star Gopher WR Bateman opts of 2020 season to enter draft

By | August 4, 2020

Star Gopher WR Bateman opts out of 2020 season to enter draft … Citing health concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic, rising Minnesota junior WR Rashod Bateman has informed school officials that he intends to sit out the upcoming college season and concentrate on preparing for the 2021 draft where he is projected to be a mid-to-late first round pick. The 6-1, 210-pound Bateman caught 60 passes for over 1,200 yards and 11 touchdowns last fall when he was named to several All-America teams and was a Biletnikoff Award finalist.