Florida is ranked No. 3 in the nation in total defense and linebacker Mike Taylor is a big reason for this spot. Leading the team in tackles and assists, Taylor is not taking the upcoming SEC rivalry lightly.
Florida linebacker Michael Taylor stresses the importance in starting off SEC play the “right way”. Though he leads the team in tackles, Taylor says there are other numbers the team needs to worry about.
Florida’s defense will face a veteran offensive line on Saturday, as the Vols return four of last year’s starters who allowed only eight sacks last season. Though Tennessee is said to have the best offensive line in the SEC, Taylor looks at it as a challenge to knock the Vols off the throne