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Randy Taylor Discusses Whitmer, Others

Chandler Whitmer (Jack Lyman)

There are a few athletes who are so spectacular that everyone agrees on their quality. But for the rest, opinions may vary considerably. If you want an accurate evaluation of high school football players, it is useful to speak with experts like former Illini Randy Taylor, who does talent evaluations for a living.

Randy Taylor works full time as a talent evaluator for NCSA Sports. Based in Chicago, Taylor goes to combines and camps, studies film and attends games to prepare detailed scouting reports on high school football players and helps them find a good college fit. In this capacity, he took in the Scout Combine recently in Evanston. It was especially interesting to hear his take on new Illinois... Recommended Stories

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