Video: Mathis talks Vol visit

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Former Ole Miss commitment and three-star outside linebacker Mario Mathis visited the Tennessee Volunteers Sunday afternoon.

The No. 74 outside linebacker in the 2013 class according to FOX Sports NEXT, Mathis is coming off an ACL injury his junior season, but is on schedule in rehab to make a return for his senior year.

Mathis and Thomasville (Ga.) High School open the 2012-13 season with Thomas County Central (Ga.) High School, but Mathis hopes to be ready for their game at Westminster (Ga.) High School Sept. 14 in week four.

The 6-foot-2, 240-pounder is rated as the No. 74 outside backer in the 2013 class according to FOX Sports NEXT. Watch as the Thomasville, Ga., native talks about his visit to Rocky Top:


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Chris Price is a staff writer for He was previously an intern for the site for two years before graduating from the University of Tennessee. He joined the InsideTennessee team in 2009.

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