The San Diego Chargers have traded up in the third round to select LSU strong safety Brandon Taylor, continuing an emphasis on defense in the NFL draft.
The Chargers picked the former Tigers captain with the 73rd pick overall. The Bolts sent the 78th pick and their sixth-round pick to Miami.
Taylor has a chance to come in and become the starter.
Earlier in the draft, the Chargers...
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April 27, 2012
Alabama Crimson Tide tight end Brad Smelley is tackled by LSU Tigers safety Brandon Taylor during the first quarter of the NCAA BCS National Championship college football game in New Orleans, January 9, 2012. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES – Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL)
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Safety Brandon Taylor talks about playing his last game as a Tiger, what makes this LSU defense so special and how the Tigers plan to stop Alabama's Trent Richardson.
Brandon Taylor's fellow Tigers talk about the impact the senior safety had on the team and each one of them personally since arriving at LSU four years ago.
Safety Brandon Taylor talks about dominating in the National Championship game for Coach Miles, playing in the same game his brother did four years ago and what the Tigers need to do to get a ring.
Defensive backs Brandon Taylor and Mo Claiborne talk about the progression of sophomore safety Eric Reid, how the Tigers' defense still needs to improve and what defensive backs coach, Ron Cooper, has done for their game.
University of Alabama running back Trent Richardson (3) is stripped of the ball by Louisiana State University safeties Brandon Taylor (15) and Karnell Hatcher during the first quarter of their NCAA football game in Baton Rouge, Louisiana November 6, 2010. REUTERS/Sean Gardner (UNITED STATES – Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL)
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