Phillip Bates

Ohio University Bobcats #5 - Quarterback

  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 226

The Best and Worst ISU Trades of the Last Decade


A look at how the Cyclones’ General Manager has worked the trade market.

Reasons for Optimism


Yes, there are some reasons to be optimistic this year, believe it or not!

Iowa State vs. the Big 12: Quarterbacks


Over the next few weeks and leading up to the kick off of the 2016 season, we're going to talk about each position group on the Cyclone football team while also comparing that respective position...

2012 NFL Unsigned Free Agents: Seahawks Reportedly Pick Up 10 More Players


When the 2012 NFL Draft officially wrapped on Saturday, it was really just a prelude to the flurry of activity that came with the rush to sign undrafted free agents. The Seattle Seahawks, along...

Dual Quarterback Systems Are The New Wildcat Formation


Chester Stewart is going to start for Temple, but Mike Gerardi may also see time. This dual-QB trend could be the new offensive wrinkle coaches use to slow down defenses.

Can Ohio Win The MAC East With Tyler Tettleton?


Ohio will start Tyler Tettleton at QB with Phil Bates playing the Wildcat. Are they still MAC East favorites?

2011 MAC Football Preview: Ohio Bobcats


We now preview Ohio football. Before wondering if they can go 12-0, first let them find a QB.

The MAC Returns A Boatload Of Quarterbacks For 2011


The MAC will return the highest percentage of starting quarterbacks in FBS. Pretty impressive for the conference with the most teams.

Ohio at Temple Live Blog/Open Thread


Searching for Boo Jackson? It's possible, although don't hold your breath. (This is great advice for everything.) Phil Bates is aimin' to start for the Bobbin' Cats tonight. As for the Owls,...

Ohio 34, Buffalo 17: Yep, That's About Right


Ohio-Buffalo led off the MAC's bevy of weeknight ESPNU telecasts. The nation finally got to see the Bobcats' efficient two-QB offense, while the Bulls are just a struggling team with a true...

Week 6 Belt Awarded To Hybrid Quarterback BOO BATES


Ohio University quarterbacks Boo Jackson and Phil Bates had tremendous games against Bowling Green. And Western Michigan's kicker was a multipurpose hound on special teams this week.

Weekend Links: Ball State Alum Could Be Next Insufferable Red Sox Player


Enjoying the weekend? Great. Read some of this jazz. • The Boston Globe did a profile on Ball State infielder-and-maybe-outfielder Kolbrin Vitek. He discusses why he chose BSU instead of Michigan,...