Lawrence Taylor

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Birth Name: Lawrence Taylor
Born: 02/04/1959
Birth Place: Williamsburg, Virginia, USA

Excited to be playing in New York, Taylor made his presence felt from the start - usually on opposing quarterbacks - most notoriously J Theismann, whose career with the Washington Redskins was ended in 1985 when Taylor shattered his right leg in what became one of the most gruesome sacks in football history. With his gangbusters style of rushing the passer, Taylor transformed how the game was played - coaches completely changed offensive blocking schemes to accommodate his pass-rushing prowess - an often futile effort. Over the course of his 13 seasons, Taylor made the Pro Bowl 10 times, won two Super Bowl rings and was named the National Football League Defensive Player of the Year three t... Continue Bio >>



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