Originally posted on The Bull Gator  |  Last updated 6/12/12

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 27: Fred Taylor #21 of the New England Patriots finds running room against the defense Tyron Brackenridge #41 of the Jacksonville Jaguars in the fourth quarter at Gillette Stadium on December 27, 2009 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
He’s the recruit everyone had their eye on, for a while now. Being the son of a former Florida Gators’ great is one thing; breaking the career state rushing record of another is one more. There are many things that turned Kelvin Taylor into one of the nation’s most sought after running backs; his connections to Fred Taylor and Emmitt Smith are just a couple. The 2013 RB more than lives up to the comparisons and the hype and on February 18, he made Gator Nation extremely happy. The Rundown Name: Kelvin TaylorPosition: Running BackHeight: 5’11″Weight: 215Hometown: Belle Glade, FLHigh School: Glades DayClass: 2013Rankings: 247Sports – 5 stars, No. 1 RB, No. 13 Overall | ESPN – 4 stars, No. 1 RB, No. 21 Overall | Scout – 4 stars, No. 9 RB, No. 58 Overall | Rivals – 4 stars, No. 9 RB, No. 92 OverallStatus: Committed to Florida The Report It came down to two schools for Taylor: Florida – where his father played – and Alabama – the defending national champions and the program that r
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