No. 11 Free agent
|Date of birth:September 11, 1985|
|Place of birth: Temple, Texas|
|High school: Belton (TX)|
|Undrafted in 2007|
|Debuted in 2009 for the Rio Grande Valley Dorados|
|CFL status: International|
Career highlights and awards
|Stats at CFL.ca|
Ramonce Taylor (born September 11, 1985) is a indoor football running back who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Dorados as a street free agent in 2009. He played college football for the Texas Longhorns.
In May 2006, Taylor was arrested on marijuana charges. Longhorn coach Mack Brown dismissed Taylor from the team due to academic and legal troubles. In September 2006, he pled guilty to the felony drug charges and was sentenced to 60 days in jail and five years deferred adjudication. In early 2008, he was put in jail for five months for violating his probation.
On June 4, 2009, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League signed him to a contract. He was released on June 19, 2009. On October 7, 2009 he was signed by the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League. On June 22, 2010, the Edmonton Eskimos cut seven players from training camp, including second-year running back Ramonce Taylor.
Taylor spent 2011 and the years since playing for a series of Indoor Football League teams, including the Rio Grande Valley Magic, Allen Wranglers, Texas Revolution, Nebraska Danger, and Sioux Falls Storm. In March 2014, the Texas Revolution announced that they had re-signed Taylor.
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