2010: (14/14) Set career highs in every category, completing 188-of-315 for 2,743 yards and a school record 24 passing TDs...Also carried the ball 146 times for 659 yards and 5 TDs as he led the Hokies to the ACC Championship and a berth in the Orange Bowl
2009: (13/13) Completed 136 of 243 passes for 2,311 yards and 13 TDs...Also rushed 106 times for 370 yards and 5 TDs while leading the Hokies to a 10-3 record and a berth in the Chick-Fil-A Bowl (defeated Tennessee 37-14)
2008: (12/10) Opened the season as a redshirt but saw the decision reversed...Completed 99 of 173 passes for 1,036 yards and 2 TDs...Also rushed 147 times for 738 yards and a career-high 7 TDs while leading Virginia Tech to an Orange Bowl victory (20-7 over Cincinnati)
2007: (11/5) Completed 72 of his 134 passing attempts for 927 yards and 5 TDs after entering the season as the No. 2 QB on the depth chart...team) and 6 TDs as a freshman
High School, Personal
Prepped at Hampton (VA) HS, earning PARADE All-American honors as an all-purpose player…Rated the No. 1 dual threat quarterback in the nation by Rivals as he accounted for 7,690 yards of total offense and 100 TDs...Passed for 5,144 yards and 44 TDs while rushing for 2,546 yards and 56 scores...A two time first-team All-State performer who finished his senior year with over 2,300 total yards and 36 TDs...Completed 85 of 164 passes for 1,538 yards and 15 TDs with just 4 INTs and ran for 788 yards and 21 scores...Named the 2006 Gatorade Player of the Year in Virginia as a senior, as well as first team All-State by the Associated Press as a utility player...Earned first-team All-State honors by the VHSCA as a QB and first-team QB and a second team DB on the Daily Press All-Stars Football team...Earned Associated Press and VHSCA first team All-State honors after he rushed for 1,044 yards and 21 TDs while passing for 1,544 yards and 9 scores as a junior, leading Hampton to its 17th state championship...Also named Offensive Player of the Year and first-team QB on the Daily Press All-Stars football team...Ranked the No. 6 quarterback in the country by PrepStar...Rated the No. 16 player in the country on the ESPN 150 and the No. 20 overall player in the country and the No. 1 athlete in the country by SuperPrep…A SuperPrep Postseason All-American...Earned a spot in the 2006 Nike Elite 11 quarterbacks camp...A member of the SuperPrep Elite 50...Ranked the No. 1 player in the state of Virginia by The Roanoke Times, Rivals, SuperPrep and Scout...Listed as the No. 4 QB in the country by Scout...An All-America and All-Atlantic Region selection by PrepStar...Majored in apparel, housing and resource management at Virginia Tech.
With the Ravens resting the starters, coaches had a chance to evaluate the younger talent.
The second-year QB has a similar skill set, which gives the Ravens good preparation.
With most of the Ravens first teamers sitting out, St. Louis controlled the first half.
Teammates supported Torrey Smith at his annual charity basketball game.
Tyrod Taylor talks to media about his first game and what he learned from the loss to the Bengals.
Baltimore Ravens quarterback Tyrod Taylor scrambles in for the touchdown to help give the Ravens a 14-13 lead over the Cincinnati Bengals.