Adams in March 2017
|Full name||Taylor Adams|
|Date of birth||20 September 1993|
|Original team(s)||Geelong Falcons (TAC Cup)|
|Draft||No. 13, 2011 national draft|
|Height / weight||180 cm / 86 kg|
|2012–2013||Greater Western Sydney||31 (12)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of Round 4, 2017.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Taylor Adams (born 20 September 1993) is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the Collingwood Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL). He was drafted by the Greater Western Sydney Giants with pick 13 in the 2011 national draft, having previously played for the Geelong Falcons in the TAC Cup. He made his debut in round 5, 2012, against Western Bulldogs at Manuka Oval, just days after having been charged with assault after an altercation in January of the same year. In October 2013, he was traded to the Collingwood Football Club where he now serves as Co-Vice-Captain alongside Steele Sidebottom.
Taylor grew up in Mount Duneed just outside the coastal town of Torquay in Victoria. He attended Christian College in Geelong, and with an ATAR score of 99.20, he graduated as dux of his 2011 VCE cohort. Taylor was also awarded a 'Premier's Award' for scoring a perfect score and topping the state in the VCE 'Psychology' subject.
- Statistics are correct to the end of 2016 season
|Totals||Averages (per game)|
|2012||Greater Western Sydney||30||15||5||1||167||131||298||51||53||0.3||0.1||11.1||8.7||19.9||3.4||3.5|
|2013||Greater Western Sydney||11||16||7||6||209||132||341||69||52||0.4||0.4||13||8.3||23.3||4.3||13.3|
- Cowley, Michael (27 April 2012). "GWS blood teen despite charge". Brisbane Times. Retrieved 29 April 2012.
- Geelong Advertiser, 'GWS draftee wins Premiers Award' 18 December 2011 p. 10.
- Geelong Advertiser 'Bright Sparks lift-out' 17 December 2011.
- "Taylor Adams". AFL Tables. Retrieved 5 October 2014.
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