Tory Taylor named Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player of the Week

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Iowa punter Tory Taylor punts during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Michigan State, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Iowa City, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

 

Iowa sophomore punter Tory Taylor capped off a superb week with Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player of the Week honors.

The Australian helped the Hawkeyes flip the field all game against the Cyclones on Saturday, and was a huge help to the defense while the offense got going.

He finished the game averaging 51 yards per punt on eight punts. His longest was a booming 69-yarder in the third quarter. Four of those punts pinned the Cyclones inside their own 10.

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