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Trent Taylor’s Journey From High School to the NFL…

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As I am doing research for dynasty rookie drafts, I come across some articles and notes from local reporters on lesser-covered or off the beaten track rookies at training camps…or just nice observation notes on all the young players. I’m going to share some of them with you on players you might be interested in...

 

Everyone who watches Trent Taylor walks away with the same takeaway…and when you read this detailed piece, you’ll understand what/why that is a little better.

I’m a fan of Taylor, and I’m ‘down’ with the ‘next Wes Welker‘ comps…the problem is that Wes Welker isn’t ‘Wes Welker‘ without Tom Brady. The 49ers don’t have a Tom Brady. Perhaps, it won’t matter here.

 

Enjoy…

Link: http://www.sfchronicle.com/49ers/article/49ers-draft-pick-Trent-Taylor-a-short-receiver-11231429.php

 

 

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