Like father, like son. Kelvin Taylor, son of former Florida Gators and Jacksonville Jaguars legend Fred Taylor, scored the first touchdown of his young Gators career on Saturday against the Mizzou Tigers.
The true freshman took a handoff from Trey Burton out of the Wildcat formation, sprinted around the side, and went 20 yards to paydirt.
Kelvin Taylor scored his 1st career TD for UF. His father Fred Taylor had 31 TDs during his tenure in Gainesville: http://t.co/cBLRoftt3f
— SEC Network (@SECNetwork) October 19, 2013
Kelvin Taylor scored his 1st rush TD in the 3rd quarter for Florida. His dad, Fred Taylor, scored 31 rush TD for the Gators.
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) October 19, 2013
For those wondering: yes, his touchdown run looked pretty familiar. Here’s his father, Fred Taylor, showing rival Florida State how touchdowns were score back in his day: