OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Former Ole Miss linebacker DeMarquis Gates has signed with the NFL's Washington Redskins, the team announced on Thursday.
Gates played for the Memphis Express in the Alliance of American Football. He led that league in tackles before the AAF suspended play.
Gates also led Ole Miss in tackles during his sophomore, junior and senior seasons (2015, 2016, 2017). He signed with the Cleveland Browns as a free agent in 2018.