|1||Cardinals||W 20 - 16|
|2||@Broncos||W 35 - 33||3||46||15.3||35||0|
|3||Bills||L 3 - 37||2||12||6||7||0|
|4||@Eagles||L 31 - 34||1||6||6||6||0|
|5||Bears||L 20 - 40||2||19||9.5||10||0|
|6||@Falcons||W 24 - 16|
|7||@Giants||L 7 - 14||0||0||0||0|
|8||Eagles||L 31 - 38||1||17||17||17||0|
|9||@Patriots||W 20 - 17||1||-5||-5||-5||0|
|10||@Seahawks||L 26 - 29||3||21||7||12||0|
|11||Giants||L 19 - 31||2||15||7.5||8||0|
|12||@Cowboys||L 10 - 45|
TRANSACTIONS: Originally selected by Washington in the fourth round (124th overall) of the 2021 NFL Draft.
PRO: Enters 2023 having appeared in 33 games with 15 starts, accounting for 357 yards on 34 receptions... Started seven games 16 appearances in 2023.
2022 (WASHINGTON): Appeared in 17 games with 11seven starts, recording 108 yards on 14 receptions with 22 targets.
2021 (WASHINGTON): Appeared in 16 games with eight starts, recording 249 yards on 25 receptions, 11 of which resulted in first downs. Scored his first career touchdown in Week 16 against the Dallas Cowboys.
TE John Bates | 'Everyone is starting to get on the same page'
Tight end John Bates speaks to the media after training camp on August 6.
John Bates | "I think there is a whole new energy this year"
John Bates speaks to the media following practice on June 7th, 2023
John Bates | "We're hyper focused on what's ahead"
Tight end John Bates spoke to the media following the 19-13 win over the Atlanta Falcons.
TE John Bates Press Conference | "I've been learning a lot too, the more experience, the more exposure"
TE John Bates speaks to the media after OTA practice on June 8th, 2022.
TE John Bates "It's Our Job To Show Up Every Single Day And Do Our Job To Our Best Ability" | Post Game Press Conference
John Bates speaks to the media following the game against Dallas on December 26th.
John Bates trucks multiple tacklers for dominant 32-yard catch and run
Washington Football Team tight end John Bates trucks multiple tacklers for a dominant 32-yard catch and run.
Washington 2022 position breakdown | Tight end
Logan Thomas was unavailable for most of the year, but Washington had other options that stepped up in his absence.
3 rookies to watch in Washington's final game of the season
Washington's season finale at MetLife Stadium provides a perfect opportunity to give some newer players important reps.
Reaction Roundup to Washington's third-straight division loss
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3 players to watch against the Panthers
The Washington Football Team has a chance to claim back-to-back wins with its Week 11 game against the Carolina Panthers. Here are three players who could have pivotal roles.
John Bates set to take on larger role against Panthers
Bates, who made three receptions for 35 yards against the Buccaneers, is set to make his first start against the Carolina Panthers.
Don't Underestimate John Bates
Some think that Bates is a good blocker. Others see him as an under-the-radar pass-catcher. The truth is that he is a little bit of both.
5 Things To Know About TE John Bates
Washington used its fourth-round pick (124th overall) to take Boise State tight end John Bates. Here are five things to know about one of the newest additions to the offense.