FOX Sports NEXT's No. 74 outside linebacker in the 2013 class is coming off an ACL injury suffered his junior season but is on schedule in rehab to make a return for his senior year.
Thomasville (Ga.) High School opens the 2012 season with Thomas County Central, but Mathis hopes to rejoin the Bulldogs for their game at Westminster on Sept. 14 in Week 4.
Watch as the 6-foot-2, 240-pounder out of Thomasville, Ga., talks about his visit to Rocky Top:
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