Herb Taylor (American football)

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Herb Taylor
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Taylor at a scrimmage in 2011.
No. --     Free agent
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
Debuted in 2007 for the Kansas City Chiefs
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 7, 2012
Games played 20
Games started 2
Fumble recoveries 0
Stats at NFL.com

Herbert Reginald Taylor, II (born September 22, 1984 in Houston, Texas) is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. 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.


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