October 21, 2007

Confident he will qualify

Fans of high school football know that no one is going to outwork Jhyryn Taylor on the field.

However, if you talk to the Franklinton High School standout, it is his work in the classroom that he is most proud of as of late.

One of a pair of Taylor brothers that have already committed to Les Miles and the Tigers, Jhyryn Taylor is a three-star player according to the latest Rivals.com rankings. The 6-0, 172-pound Taylor is rated as the 47th-best overall athlete in the country and the 12th-best overall player in the State of Louisiana.

"I was in the stands Saturday night for the LSU-Auburn game," Taylor said of his unofficial visit to Baton Rouge. "It was an exciting game. It was kind of scary at first, but they (LSU) were able to pull it through at the end."

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