It was a convergence of the road Taylor had traveled — and where he was headed.

Here’s a look at how Taylor developed, the game itself and what happened through the eyes of the people who knew him best: Redskins secondary coach Steve Jackson said before one of Taylor’s first camps that he wouldn’t return anyone’s telephone calls. They had no idea if he’d be in shape when he reported. Williams […]

Ten years later, players and coaches remember perhaps Taylor’s most dominant performance.

Teammates understood the mission of Taylor, who was shot during a botched burglary on Nov. 27, 2007 and died hours later. Five Fort Myers-area men were charged with Taylor’s death after they broke into his house looking to steal cash. “I remember going over the film and looking at each other at what we just […]

Many NFL teams reportedly tell players protests during anthem ‘will hurt business’

Last weekend, NFL teams issued statements that in effect supported the rights of their players to kneel or otherwise protest during the national anthem. This week, many team owners and officials reportedly are sending a very different message to their players. ESPN’s Darren Rovell reported Friday that, “Behind closed doors, it has been made clear […]

NFL, Ezekiel Elliott attorneys ‘have not been engaged’ in settlement talks

When attorneys for the NFL and Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott convene Monday in New Orleans, there will be no settlement. USA Today reported NFL lawyers “have not been engaged” in settlement talks with Elliott’s representatives ahead of Monday’s court date. The NFL is appealing a decision by a U.S. District Court judge to deny […]