At 6'4" and 228 pounds, Richmond strong safety Cooper Taylor is about as big as defensive backs get.
Taylor originally began his career at Georgia Tech, earning second-team All-ACC honors as a freshman. However, medical issues and injuries eventually paved the way for a transfer to Richmond, where Taylor had 78 tackles, four interceptions, three forced fumbles and 1.5 sacks en route to being named an All-American in 2012.
That performance was enough to earn Taylor a trip to the East-West Shrine Game, and his performance there only served to buoy his draft stock.
Let's take a look at what the thumper might bring to the table in the NFL.