September 17, 2016 Atlanta - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets running back Dedrick Mills (26) celebrates after he scored a touchdown in the second half at Bobby Dodd Stadium on Saturday, September 17, 2016. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets won 38-7 over the Vanderbilt Commodores. HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM
Photo: HYOSUB SHIN / AJC/Hyosub Shin
Photo: HYOSUB SHIN / AJC/Hyosub Shin

Fans react: Georgia Tech’s Dedrick Mills dismissed from team 

Georgia Tech announced Friday that B-back Dedrick Mills was dismissed from the team for violation of athletic department rules. 

Fans on Twitter were surprised and upset about the dismissal:

Georgia Tech opens the season against Tennessee on Sept. 4. 

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