Lawrence Taylor Football News & Bio
Lawrence Taylor Was the Apex Predator of the NFL
The accolades are there—eight-time All-Pro, three-time defensive player of the year, one of only two defensive players to ever be named the league MVP—but in...Thu May 18, 2023
Video: Iconic Moment in New York Sports - The Giants draft Lawrence Taylor
April 28, 1981: The New York Giants selected North Carolina Tar Heels star defensive player Lawrence Taylor with the second overall pick in the NFL...Sat Apr 29, 2023
Cedric Gray Tackling His Way Into A Spot Among UNC's Best Ever
A host of legendary defensive players mark North Carolina’s football history, dating back to Lawrence Taylor, Julius Peppers, Dre Bly, and earlier. UNC linebacker Cedric...
Tue Dec 27, 2022
When The Legend Of Lawrence Taylor Was Born, Live On TV
Lawrence Taylor, greatest linebacker to ever get it on the gridiron, was a menacing defender who wrecked shop, turned quarterbacks into Mac-n-cheese and knocked the...
Sun Dec 11, 2022
Heels Well Aware Last ACC Title Was When ‘Lawrence Taylor Was Here’
To put into perspective the last time UNC won an ACC football title, a little digging is required: Jimmy Carter was still president; “Lady”...
Sat Dec 3, 2022