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Josh Taylor

What started out as a temporary starting job -- replacing a then-injured Scooter Berry -- has turned into a multi-game starting assignment for redshirt sophomore defensive lineman Josh Taylor.

Taylor took over for Berry after he was injured in the first half of the Mountaineers' second game of the season against East Carolina and has been in the starting lineup ever since. "It's something we prepared for," admitted Taylor. "You know someone could go down so you have to be ready at all times. I was kind of surprised [that my starting role has lasted so long] but it's just something...

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