Rashod Bateman has decided to opt-out of the rest of the season and will begin preparations for the NFL draft. The junior wide receiver is expected to be a top draft pick. His tweet announcing his decision is below.
Thank you Minnesota. pic.twitter.com/ANVtBYnCdr— Rashod Bateman (@R_bateman2) November 25, 2020
P.J. Fleck released a statement in support of Bateman’s decision.
We wish you all the best, @R_bateman2— Minnesota Football (@GopherFootball) November 25, 2020
A statement from @Coach_Fleck. pic.twitter.com/ZfRby2rm00