Jarvis Jackson, who started at middle linebacker during the Kentucky and Georgia Tech games while Taylor sat out due to a knee injury, or Danny Verdun Wheeler likely will start at weakside linebacker. Brandon Miller probably will remain as the strongside starter.
"Tony Taylor looked good out there at practice today," Jancek said.
"It's like throwing a baseball too hard so it not too bad," he said.
Linebacker Dannell Ellerbe missed the Georgia Tech game due to a shoulder stinger but expects to play this weekend.