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Lawrence Taylor

Lawrence Julius Taylor (L.T.)

Position: LB
Height: 6-3    Weight: 237 lbs.

Born: February 4, 1959 in Williamsburg, VA
High School: LaFayette
College: North Carolina   (school history)
Drafted by the New York Giants in the 1st round (2nd overall) of the 1981 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 137 (13th overall since 1950)
10-time Pro Bowler & 8-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1999

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Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1981*+ 22 NYG ROLB 56 16 16 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 4 0 17
1982*+ 23 NYG ROLB 56 9 8 7.5 1 97 1 97 0 16
1983*+ 24 NYG rilb/ROLB 56 16 16 9.0 2 10 0 10 0 0 1 2 3 0 17
1984*+ 25 NYG ROLB 56 16 16 11.5 1 -1 0 -4 0 16
1985*+ 26 NYG ROLB 56 16 16 13.0 0 0 2 25 0 17
1986*+ 27 NYG ROLB 56 16 16 20.5 17
1987* 28 NYG ROLB 56 12 11 12.0 3 16 0 15 0 12
1988*+ 29 NYG ROLB 56 12 12 15.5 0 0 1 0 0 14
1989*+ 30 NYG ROLB 56 16 15 15.0 19
1990* 31 NYG ROLB 56 16 16 10.5 1 11 1 11 0 0 0 1 0 0 17
1991 32 NYG ROLB 56 14 14 7.0 0 0 2 0 0 7
1992 33 NYG ROLB 56 9 9 5.0 0 0 1 2 0 4
1993 34 NYG ROLB 56 16 15 6.0 0 0 1 0 0 9
Career 184 180 132.5 9 134 2 97 0 0 2 11 34 0 182

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1982*+ 23 NYG ROLB 56 9 8 1 1 6
1990* 31 NYG ROLB 56 16 16 1 1 6
Career 184 180 2 2 12
NumYrs Players whose career was of similar quality and shape
3 Derrick Thomas*, Patrick Willis, Sherrill Headrick, Jack Ham*, Jon Beason, Shawne Merriman, Robert Brazile, Sam Huff*, Jack Lambert*, Lofa Tatupu
4 Derrick Thomas*, Patrick Willis, Dick Butkus*, George Webster, Isiah Robertson, Joe Schmidt*, Sam Huff*, Robert Brazile, Jon Beason, Zach Thomas
5 Patrick Willis, Derrick Thomas*, Dick Butkus*, Sam Huff*, Jack Ham*, Robert Brazile, DeMarcus Ware, Joe Schmidt*, Junior Seau, Mike Singletary*
6 Patrick Willis, Derrick Thomas*, Dick Butkus*, Jack Ham*, Mike Singletary*, Sam Huff*, Robert Brazile, Junior Seau, Joe Schmidt*, Isiah Robertson
7 Dick Butkus*, Derrick Thomas*, Jack Ham*, Joe Schmidt*, Mike Singletary*, Junior Seau, Patrick Willis, Robert Brazile, DeMarcus Ware, Willie Lanier*
8 Dick Butkus*, Isiah Robertson, Mike Singletary*, Joe Schmidt*, Derrick Thomas*, Bill George*, Jack Ham*, Zach Thomas, Junior Seau, Derrick Brooks*
9 Bill George*, Isiah Robertson, Joe Schmidt*, Mike Singletary*, Jack Ham*, Junior Seau, Dick Butkus*, Jack Lambert*, Derrick Thomas*, Derrick Brooks*
10 Joe Schmidt*, Bill George*, Jack Lambert*, Mike Singletary*, Derrick Brooks*, Jack Ham*, Junior Seau, Isiah Robertson, Zach Thomas, Jason Taylor
11 Mike Singletary*, Derrick Brooks*, Bill George*, Joe Schmidt*, Junior Seau, Zach Thomas, Jack Lambert*, Jack Ham*, Isiah Robertson, Jason Taylor
12 Bill George*, Mike Singletary*, Derrick Brooks*, Junior Seau, Joe Schmidt*, Isiah Robertson, Jack Ham*, Zach Thomas, Chris Hanburger*, Jack Lambert*
13 Bill George*, Derrick Brooks*, Mike Singletary*, Joe Schmidt*, Junior Seau, Zach Thomas, Ray Lewis, Isiah Robertson, Jack Ham*, Chris Hanburger*
Career Mike Singletary*, Bill George*, Jack Ham*, Derrick Brooks*, Ray Lewis, Joe Schmidt*, Isiah Robertson, Zach Thomas, Chris Hanburger*, Junior Seau

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams