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Up Close: Taylor Sowell

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ROEBUCK, S.C. --- Before building the reputation as one of the most physical and hard hitting cornerbacks in the Carolinas, North Carolina commitment Taylor Sowell was on the path to becoming a slot receiver in Dorman High School's offense.

"Our big thing going in [to the 2007 season] was we didn't have any corners coming back," Dorman head football coach Dave Gutshall said. "So we moved our two best players to corner, because I don't think you can be very good defensively if you're not good at corner no matter what level – pro, college, or high school." In 2006, Sowell, then a sophomore on varsity for the first time, was utilized... Recommended Stories

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