No more Leonard Taylor articles after this one. Contrary to what to most self appointed football recruiting experts do, I am changing my thoughts on Leonard Taylor. After watching him in yesterday’s football scrimmage, the change is a no-brainer.
Leonard Taylor, is listed as a QB, TE, DE, and OLB for Springfield High School. The senior is a leader for Springfield HS. At 6’5-230, he passes the eyeball test and has worked to be one of the better 6’5-230 all-around athletes in Ohio. He apparently has “bought in.”
Last year, I thought he had the potential to be a TE, but most experts seem to disagree. Caught the ball. Could get separation. Ran just okay. But at 6’5-230, he could get better. Some college coaches liked him on defense.
During the basketball season, he could shoot. Handle the ball. But I did not like the way he ran the court.
I have always believed that he would be an ideal left offensive tackle. In fact, much to his chagrin, I have told him that. Continue ReadingRead More »