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Stepfan Taylor - NFL Draft Profile

TeamArizona
Round5
Selection7 (140 overall)
PositionRunningback
SchoolStanford
YearSR
Born6/09/1991
Height5-9
Weight214
High SchoolMansfield (Mansfield, Texas)
Finished off his career strong to be named a Doak Walker Award semifinalist and earn All-Pac-12 Second Team honors in 2012...Also the recipient of the team's Irving S. Zeimer Memorial Award as the Most Valuable Player in 2012...Named to Second Team All-Pac-12 roster as a junior as well...Cardinal career rushing leader with 4,212 yards on school-record 823 carries...Registered 39 career rushing touchdowns (tied for second in schoolhistory) and 44 total touchdowns (tied for first)...Was first Stanford player ever to record three consecutive 1,000-yard rushing seasons...Very powerful lower body that helps extend plays...Has tendency of falling forward...Has enough strength to serve as a pass protector out of the backfield...Does not have the breakaway speed to be a game breaker as a rusher at the next level.

2012 Season Stats
 Wk.Opp.Car.Rush YdsRush TDRush Avg.Rec.Rec. YardsRec. TDRec. AvgResult
1vs. San Jose St2611614.52301.5W 20-17
2vs. Duke146914.932608.7W 50-13
3vs. USC2715315.7560112W 21-14
5at Washington217503.64000L 17-13
6vs. Arizona3114224.61-70-7W 54-48
7at Notre Dame2810203.642205.5L 20-13
8at California2818916.821105.5W 21-3
9vs. Washington St215802.81-20-2W 24-17
10at Colorado104324.342406W 48-0
11vs. Oregon State1911416247123.5W 27-23
12at Oregon3316104.91404W 17-14
13at UCLA2014227.132709W 35-17
14vs. UCLA247813.265509.2W 27-24
17vs. Wisconsin208814.431705.7W 20-14
Collegiate Career
 SeasonCar.Rush YdsRush TDRush Avg.Rec.Rec. YardsRec. TDRec. Avg
20123221530134.84128727
20112421330105.52518227.3
20102231137155.12826619.5
20095630325.4343014.3

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