Caleb Taylor Named to CFPA Linebacker Award Watch List
By ODU Athletics
June 10, 2013
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Old Dominion University linebacker Caleb Taylor was named to the College Football Performance Awards Linebacker Watch List, the CFPA announced on Monday.
"Congratulations to Caleb Taylor on joining CFPA recipient Taylor Heinicke, Antonio Vaughan, and Larry Pinkard on the 2013 CFPA Watch List," said CFPA Executive Director Brad Smith. Caleb Taylor's prodigious performance, notably in the FCS playoffs, underscores his uncommon potential for continued success in 2013."
Taylor, a native of Hampton, Va., finished second on the Monarchs' squad in tackles in 2012 with 87 stops and tied for the team lead in tackles for loss with 13.5.
He led the team in tackles in a game four times, including a season-high 14 in the FCS quarterfinals versus Georgia Southern.
Taylor and the Monarchs will take on East Carolina on Aug. 31 in the season opener.