Herb Taylor (American football)

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Herb Taylor
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Taylor at a scrimmage in 2011.
No. 65, 75, 72
Position: Offensive tackle / Guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-09-22) September 22, 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 295 lb (134 kg)
Career information
College: Texas Christian
NFL draft: 2007 / Round: 6 / Pick: 196
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 20
Games started: 2
Fumble recoveries: 0
Stats at NFL.com

Herbert Reginald Taylor, II (born September 22, 1984) is a former American football offensive tackle. He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the sixth round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas Christian.

Taylor has also been a member of the Denver Broncos, New York Giants, Jacksonville Jaguars, Green Bay Packers, and Las Vegas Locomotives.

Early years[edit]

Taylor was a letterman in football, baseball and track at Hightower High School in the Houston area before playing college football at Texas Christian University (TCU) in Fort Worth.

College career[edit]

At TCU, he started all 48 games of his college career, a school record.

Professional career[edit]

Las Vegas Locomotives[edit]

Taylor was signed by the Las Vegas Locomotives of the United Football League on November 1, 2010.

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

Taylor was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League on September 10, 2012.[1] Six days later, he started at right guard against the Houston Texans due to an injury to Eben Britton.

He was released on October 27, 2012.

References[edit]

  1. ^ O'Halloran, Ryan. "Jaguars cut two, sign two players". Retrieved 11 September 2012.