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Jason Taylor

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1, 1974
Pittsburgh, PA
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1, 1974 (age 46)
Pittsburgh, PA


Hall of Fame linebacker and defensive end who is among the league's all-time leaders in sacks and fumble returns for touchdowns. He played the bulk of his career with the Miami Dolphins, while also spending a season each with the Washington Redskins and New York Jets.

Before Fame

He played college football at Akron and was a 3rd round pick of the Miami Dolphins in 1997.


He forced 47 fumbles and recorded 773 tackles and 139.5 sacks while adding 8 interceptions over the course of his career.

Family Life

He married his teammate Zach Thomas's sister, Katina. His sister is sports reporter Joy Taylor.

Associated With

He lost to Kristi Yamaguchi in the season 6 championship round of Dancing With the Stars.