The Cincinnati Bengals are back in the Super Bowl, and a big part of that has been the play of fourth-year safety Jessie Bates III.
Here's everything fans need to know about Bates ahead of Super Bowl 56.
Jessie Bates III Stats
Bates recorded 88 total tackles, four defended passes and an interception in 15 regular season games. In three playoff games, he's tallied 14 total tackles, five defended passes and another INT as well.
Jessie Bates III Bengals History
This is Bates' fourth season with the Cincinnati Bengals. The Bengals drafted him 54th overall at the 2018 NFL Draft.
Bates has 66 total games (63 regular season, three playoff games) over four seasons with the Bengals.
Tyler Jessie Bates III Contract & Career Earnings
Bates is in the final year of his four-year rookie contract with the Bengals. He made $2.433 million this season and will be an unrestricted free agent this offseason.
Bates has amassed $6.854 million in career earnings on his only NFL contract.
Jessie Bates III Draft & College
Jessie Bates III was selected by the Cincinnati Bengals with the 54th overall pick of the 2018 NFL Draft.
Bates played college football for two seasons with the Wake Forest Demon Deacons, recording 177 total tackles, 10 passes defended, six interceptions (two Pick-6's) and a pair of forced fumbles.
Jessie Bates III Age and Birthday
Jessie Bates III is 24 years old and was born on February 26, 1997.
Jessie Bates III Wife and Kids
Jessie Bates III is not currently in any known relationships.
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