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Old 09-01-2011, 12:31 PM    (permalink
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Running back Fred Taylorís underrated career will officially end on Friday, when he signs a ceremonial one-day contract to retire a Jaguar.
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Good ol Glass Fred. When healthy he was a pain in the ass. I will never forget the day he and MJD rushed for 375 yards vs. the Colts in 2006.
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I remember the Mark Brunell, Fred Taylor, Jimmy Smith days. It was right when I first kind of followed football. Taylor had a nice career, could have been better had he stayed healthy.
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Props, a million props to Fred Taylor. Pro Bowl running back!
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One of the most talented RB's of his era.
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I thought he was already retired..
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It sucks that he came within 600 or so yards of passing Jim Brown and then couldn't stick around long enough to actually succeed.
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Man, if Taylor could have avoided injuries, he had flat out HOF tools and IMO would have challenged the alltime NFL rushing numbers.

6 foot, 230# and 4.3 speed.
With all the time he missed throughout his career, he still had almost 12000 yards rushing.
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Great player and one of the few RBs that actually had a long and successful career in the most recent history of the NFL.

May not be a HOF, but you never know. Still, best player in Jags history.
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May not be a HOF, but you never know. Still, best player in Jags history.
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I've always been disappointed that we never got to see Fred stay healthy during his prime. He was such a dynamic back that seeing him go down for the season every year brought a tear to your eye. I am impressed with how well he was able to finish his career, but when he started staying healthy he wasn't the same anymore.
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I've always been disappointed that we never got to see Fred stay healthy during his prime. He was such a dynamic back that seeing him go down for the season every year brought a tear to your eye. I am impressed with how well he was able to finish his career, but when he started staying healthy he wasn't the same anymore.
What I meant was he's 1 of the few RBs as of late to have success into his 30's despite the injuries.

What could have been if he stayed healthy.
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What I meant was he's 1 of the few RBs as of late to have success into his 30's despite the injuries.

What could have been if he stayed healthy.
I dunno, there have been a number of guys who've managed to stick around once they've lost their elite talents and while his ability to stick around accumulate some really impressive career totals is impressive...I know, I know, redundant sentence is redundant...but to me the story of Fred Taylor will always be unrealized potential, which, given what he did manage to accomplish, is yet again extremely impressive.
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What I meant was he's 1 of the few RBs as of late to have success into his 30's despite the injuries.

What could have been if he stayed healthy.
Well I think the reason he still had fresh legs late into his 30's was because he spent so much time off with injuries. He didn't have the same type of wear he would have if he'd been healthy and running all that time. That said, I agree with what everyone has said so far; an extremely talented RB who was a fan favorite and had HoF talent, even if he doesn't have HoF numbers.
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So does Freddy make it in the HOF?
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Don't forget Keenan McCardell. What a squad.
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Does Edgerrin James get in?? Better stats and production.

If a modern RB doesn't rush for 13,000 yards and 100 TDs, IMO it's hard to make a solid case for them.
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I really loved watching Fred Taylor play. The Jaguars of the late 1990's were a really fun team to watch. Like others have said it's too bad he didn't stay healthy a good amount of the time, but he stayed healthy enough to leave his mark on the game. Great player and a class act.
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I remember a reporter asking Jeff Fisher which opponent he thought highest of (or someting to that extent), and his answer was Fred Taylor. Congrats to him on a great career, and hopefully he'll have his number retired by J'Ville sooner rather than later.
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