Manny Diaz and the Miami Hurricanes got a huge boost to its 2021 recruiting class with the commitment of five-star defensive tackle Leonard Taylor on Thursday. Taylor made the commitment on CBS Sports HQ, giving the Canes a recruiting win over Florida for one of the best players in the talent-rich state. 

Coming from Miami Palmetto High School, the 6-foot-4, 255-pound Taylor ranks as the No. 6 player in the state of Florida, the No. 3 defensive tackle in the country and the No. 27 overall player in the Class of 2021, according to the 247Sports Composite.