U of M running back bound for East-West game

U of M running back bound for East-West game
Memphis Tigers football (Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Memphis Tigers’ “Big Pat” is heading to the East-West Shrine Game!

Patrick Taylor has agreed to play in the Post Season Classic All-Star Game that benefits the Shriners Children’s Hospital.

Taylor was limited due to injury to just 300 yards on 70 carries this year with four touchdowns.

The 6 foot 3 inch, 225 pounder is coming off a 1,200 rushing season with 16 touchdowns and two receiving scores.

The East-West Shrine Game is Jan. 18 at St. Petersburg, Florida. Taylor will help lead the Tigers in the Cotton Bowl against Penn State Dec. 28.

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