Bruce Taylor (American football)

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Bruce Taylor
No. 44
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1948-05-28) May 28, 1948 (age 68)
Place of birth: Perth Amboy, New Jersey
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 193 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school: Perth Amboy (NJ)
College: Boston University
NFL Draft: 1970 / Round: 1 / Pick: 17
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Interceptions: 18
INT yards: 201
Games: 109
Player stats at

Bruce Lawrence Taylor (born May 28, 1948 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey) is a former professional American football player who was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the 1st round of the 1970 NFL Draft. A 6'0", 184 lbs. cornerback from Boston University, Taylor played in eight NFL seasons and spent his entire career with the 49ers from 1970-1977. He went to the Pro Bowl after the 1971 season. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1997.

Taylor graduated in 1966 from Perth Amboy High School.[1]