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Four-star inside linebacker Tyler Taylor (6-foot-2, 230 pounds, Buford, Ga.) was one of the first major announcements on the morning of National Signing Day, and the Georgia recruit will be heading out-of-state after announcing his commitment to the LSU Tigers.

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Apparently playing time was a factor for Taylor, who was also considering Auburn, Georgia, and Oklahoma.

At the time of Taylor’s commitment, LSU had 22 pledges for the 2017 class. They are currently a consensus Top 10 class in the nation per Rivals, ESPN, and 247Sports.

Bo was born in Atlanta, GA, and has always been a savvy sports follower. He attended Georgia Tech and has previously worked with ESPN TrueHoop, HawksHoop, and the Georgia Tech Newsroom. He covers the Auburn Tigers and national college football for FanBuzz.
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