Jamar Taylor

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Jamar Taylor
No. 22     Miami Dolphins
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-09-29) September 29, 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth: San Diego, California
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Weight: 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school: La Mesa (CA) Helix
College: Boise State
NFL Draft: 2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 54
Debuted in 2013 for the Miami Dolphins
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-MWC (2012)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Tackles 34
Interceptions 0
Forced fumbles 0
Stats at NFL.com

Jamar Taylor (born September 29, 1990) is an American football cornerback for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Dolphins in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft. He played college football at Boise State.

Early years[edit]

Taylor was born in San Diego, California. He attended Helix High School in La Mesa, California, and played high school football for the Helix Highlanders.

College career[edit]

Taylor attended the Boise State University, where he played for the Boise State Broncos football team from 2008 to 2012. During his college career, he had 132 tackles, seven interceptions and four sacks. As a senior in 2012, he was a first-team All-Mountain West Conference (MWC) selection.[1]

Taylor was also a track and field athlete for Boise State, and recorded a personal best in the 100 meters of 10.72 seconds in 2012.

Professional Career[edit]

Taylor was selected by the Miami Dolphins in the second round, with the 53rd overall pick, of the 2013 NFL Draft. On May 21, 2013, Taylor underwent sports hernia surgery.


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