Jhyryn

Taylor

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Wide Receiver
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 174lbs.
Class: Freshman
City/State: Franklinton, La.
High School: Franklinton HS
Experience: High School

Bio

CAREER
Played in nine games with no starts during his two years with the Tigers ... All nine appearances came during his redshirt freshman season in 2009 ... Saw action in a backup role at wide receiver and on special teams ... Transferred from LSU prior to the start of the 2010 season.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2009)
Played in nine games with no starts ... Recorded two tackles on special teams ... Saw enough action to earn a letter.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2008)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2008.

HIGH SCHOOL
Named to the Rivals.com Louisiana Top 30... Rated as the No. 50 athlete in the nation by Rivals.com ... Rated as the 12th best overall prospect in Louisiana by Rivals.com ... Named to the New Orleans Times-Picayune's Blue-Chip List, Mobile Press-Register's Super Southeast 120 and PrepStar's All-Southeast Region team ... First-team all-state in 2007 after catching 47 passes for 827 yards and 14 touchdowns ... As a junior, had 40 receptions for 650 yards and seven touchdowns ... Coached by Shane Smith.

PERSONAL
Full name is Jhyryn Timeaus Taylor ... Born on Oct. 26, 1988, in Bogalusa, La. ... Parents are Curtis and Annette Taylor ... Has eight brothers and sisters, including one who is currently on the LSU football team (Brandon) and one who just completed his eligibility with the Tigers (Curtis) ... Undecided on a major.

 

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