Colton Taylor Will Wear #25 Jersey Against Delaware

By: Tim Thomas | @TimThomasTLP | Sep 07, 2017
The #25 jersey honor returned this season with Anthony Shegog being chosen to wear the jersey against West Virginia. Today, Justin Fuente announced who the recipient of the #25 jersey would be this week. Long snapper Colton Taylor will wear the #25 jersey against Delaware. Taylor earned this recognition Sunday after downing a punt inside the West Virginia 5 just before it would have gone into the end zone. Colton Taylor is a redshirt senior in his second full season as the starting long snapper after winning the job in 2015. Taylor earned a scholarship after the 2015 season and has been reliable for the Hokies over the past two seasons. Many people likely don't know who Taylor is and for a long snapper, that's a good thing. Taylor has done his job well over the past two years while doing a few little things that have helped him be one of the best long snappers on the East Coast. Long snappers aren't supposed to get a lot of attention and when they do, it's usually because of a mistake. However, Colton Taylor is getting the attention and recognition he deserves for his consistency as a long snapper and his hustle that showed against West Virginia. [amazon_link asins='B00NB2U3ME,B0752V558P,B00IZNJ0X2,B06XGM6VDH,B00181W3CI,B00DTW1B9U,B00V89S59K,B004922P30' template='ProductCarousel' store='techlunchpail-20' marketplace='US' link_id='701c962e-93fd-11e7-b364-63de5ac2d146']

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