The Pupil Becomes The Professor

Senior offensive tackle Taylor Dever carries on legacy of leadership


The Pupil Becomes The Professor

Senior offensive tackle Taylor Dever carries on legacy of leadership


Interview with Coach Kelly


Irish Back From Bye Week To Face Traditional Rival USC

Notre Dame will play host to the Trojans Saturday in the first night game at Notre Dame Stadium in 21 years (7:40 p.m. ET, NBC).


Fighting Irish Visit In-State Rival Purdue Saturday Night

Notre Dame has won 20 of its last 25 games against the Boilermakers, including eight of the past 12 in West Lafayette (8:06 p.m. ET, ESPN/ESPN 3D).


FB: Irish Connection 30

ICON returns to the football beat with the Irish in Orlando, a glimpse of practice, a look back at the 1993 ND-FSU game and more in ICON 30.


FB: Inside Notre Dame Football #7


Irish preseason practice continues as we take a look at the offensive tackles.

As the team logs its ninth preseason practice of 2011, und.com takes a look at the Irish offensive tackles.


Gold defeats Blue 17-14.

The Gold team defeats Blue 17-14 behind two rushing touchdowns from Andrew Hendrix.

CAREER: One of six fifth-year seniors on scholarship on 2011 Irish roster (Harrison Smith, David Ruffer, Mike Ragone, Gary Gray and Andrew Nuss are the others) ... has played in 29 career games and started 10, all at right tackle during the 2010 season ... served as the backup to Sam Young at right tackle over the first three years of his Notre Dame career.

2010 (SENIOR): Saw action in 11 games for the Irish and made 10 starts at right tackle ... made his career start in the home opener against Purdue ... also started against Michigan, Michigan State, Stanford, Boston College, Tulsa, Utah, Army, USC and Miami (Fla.) ... missed the Pittsburgh, Western Michigan and most of the Navy contest with a hamstring injury ... the Irish offensive line allowed 20 sacks over their 13 games in 2010, which averaged out to 1.54 sacks per game ... Notre Dame had not allowed fewer sacks per game since 1998 when the Irish allowed only nine sacks in 11 games or 0.82 per game ... totaled 593 snaps on offense, the fifth most of any Irish offensive lineman.

2009 (JUNIOR): Saw game action in six games for Irish - season opener against Nevada and each of the final five contests, serving as backup offensive tackle and on special teams ... earned 14:08 of playing time and made six special-teams appearances.

2008 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in 12 games, mostly on special teams ... did not play at Boston College ... used mostly on field goal and PAT attempts and as a reserve offensive tackle ... logged 16:45 of playing time and made 71 special-teams appearances.

2007 (FRESHMAN): Did not see any game action during freshman year.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Rated as the 49th-best player and number eight offensive lineman in the Far West by SuperPrep...Scout.com rated him as the No. 29 offensive tackle in the nation and the 47th-best prospect in California ... ranked the 39th-best tackle in the country and 60th-best prospect in California by Rivals.com ... played for coach Dave Humphers at Nevada Union High School ... full name is Anthony Taylor Dever ... born May 6, 1989 ... son of Tom and Lori Dever ... high school team was section champion in junior year ... graduated from Mendoza College of Business with a marketing degree ... enrolled in graduate studies program.

Dever's Career Statistics

Did Not Play

Taylor Dever
Taylor  Dever

Graduate Student

Nevada City, CA

High School:
Nevada Union

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 301

Offensive Tackle


Event Calendar


November 28
4:30 PM
Stanford, Calif.

EverSport (INT STREAM)
Game Week Central

Shop Now



Official ND Online Auctions // Bid Now »

Gear Store

Get your Official ND Gear // Shop Now »

Photo Galleries


St. Joseph Health System Medifast Delta Canon Visit South Bend Mishawaka