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Devontay Love-Taylor

Devontay Love-Taylor - Football - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

Offensive Line
Redshirt Senior
Trinity, Fla.
high school
other college


Started first seven games before injury…Don Powell Award recipient…Seminole Scholar…showcased versatility by starting two games at right tackle, one at right guard and four at left tackle…blocked for Florida State offense that averaged 199.9 rushing yards per game, program’s highest since 2016, and 5.11 yards per rush, FSU’s highest season average since 2015…FSU ranked fourth in ACC in yards per carry and fifth in rushing yards per game…yards-per-rush average ranked 23rd nationally, 16th among teams with at least 350 carries…rushing yards-per-game average ranked 20th nationally among teams that played at least nine games…cleared way for Seminoles to pass for 268 yards and gain 263 rushing yards in 41-24 win vs. Jacksonville State, Florida State’s first game with at least 250 yards rushing and passing since 2016…Seminoles scored touchdowns on five straight drives vs. Gamecocks, FSU’s longest touchdown streak since 2017…helped Florida State top 400 yards of total offense in three straight ACC games – at No. 5 Notre Dame, vs. No. 5 North Carolina and at Louisville – for first time since 2016…432 yards in 31-28 victory vs. Tar Heels was FSU’s highest total vs. top-10 opponent since 2016.


Appeared in 32 games with 16 starts at Florida International…earned honorable mention All-Conference USA recognition in 2019 after helping FIU rank sixth nationally in fewest sacks allowed with 1.08 per game…started all 13 games, helping lead Panthers to six wins and Camellia Bowl appearance…started at right tackle and blocked as FIU allowed zero sacks and averaged 4.7 yards per rush in 30-24 win vs. Miami…in 2018 was part of offensive line that allowed only eight sacks, fewest in program history and NCAA’s third-lowest total, while leading Panthers to program-record nine wins…helped block for Conference USA’s top offense in points per game, total touchdowns, third-down conversion percentage and fourth-down conversion percentage…named to 2018 Conference USA Academic Honor Roll…appeared in seven games with three starts as redshirt freshman…was first-team All-Pasco County lineman at Mitchell…helped lead Mustangs to 9-2 record and 6A state playoffs…also played basketball.