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Lead by example; the only way

Michael Taylor

The Florida Gators are looking to rebound from a tough season in 2013. Something missing from the 2013 group were leaders. Injuries had a lot to do with that, but there was nobody there to step up when some key components went down. Linebackers Michael Taylor and Antonio Morrison say talking about it won't get it done. They plan on helping lead the team with their actions.

As one of the interior linebackers for the Florida Gators, Michael Taylor understands he has to do what he can to push himself and his teammates toward their goals. His way of thinking isn't to go out and tell the younger guys what to do; he still has to prove himself. They will learn by following the actions of someone playing well. "Leadership is something that's important," Taylor told the... Recommended Stories