Mike Taliaferro

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Mike Taliaferro
No. 17
Position: Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1941-07-26) July 26, 1941 (age 74)
Place of birth: Houston, Texas
Career information
College: Illinois
NFL draft: 1963 / Round: 10 / Pick: 138
(By the New York Giants)
AFL draft: 1963 / Round: 28 / Pick: 219
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
TD-INT: 36-63
Yards: 5241
QB Rating: 46.1
Stats at NFL.com

Myron Eugene Taliaferro (born July 26, 1941 in Houston, Texas) is a former collegiate and professional American football player who led the University of Illinois to the 1964 Rose Bowl championship over Washington, 17-7.[1] He played in eight American Football League and National Football League seasons from 1964-1972 for 3 different teams, and was an AFL All-Star in 1969. In 1974 Mike signed with the Houston Texans of the World football league.


  1. ^ "Bengals cut two". The Bryan Times. 14 September 1972. Retrieved 14 September 2009. 

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