Florida Gators running back Kelvin Taylor wished his dad, Fred Taylor, a happy Father's Day in the coolest way.
Even though he’s been a Jacksonville Jaguar for only. … well, hours, Dante Fowler Jr. said he already feels a strong connection to the city and team. He has family in Jacksonville, he has a good friend on the team in former Florida safety Josh Evans and one of his mentors is former Gator and Jaguar great Fred Taylor. So, this fit seems even more comfortable now that it did when...
Via Gatorsports.com - Robbies Playbook
May 03, 2015
With Ohio State’s 79-73 victory over Minnesota in the second round of the Big Ten tournament last night, head coach Thad Matta won his 298th game surpassing legendary coach Fred Taylor’s mark of 297 for most wins in the program’s history. But who was Fred Taylor? As a young boy […]
It was far from a convincing performance against the No. 11 seed in the conference tournament, but the sixth-seeded Buckeyes completed their objective by taking out the Minnesota Golden Gophers at the United Center in the Big Ten tournament to advance to the quarterfinals by a 79-73 margin. As always, the Buckeyes were paced by their star guard D’Angelo Russell, but they got multiple...
Ohio State kept themselves in the race for the third seed in the Big 10 conference tournament with a win on the road at Penn State on Wednesday night. D’Angelo Russell scored 28 points and No. 23 Ohio State surged past the Nittany Lions for a 77-67 victory. Coach Thad Matta is now tied with Fred Taylor for the school record in wins with 297 against 91 defeats in 11 seasons with...
The Ohio State Buckeyes (19-8, 8-6) host the Nebraska Cornhuskers (13-14, 5-10) this evening. The Buckeyes are playing a) to try to work in the #4 spot in the B1G and b) to get Thad one more win closer to Fred Taylor’s all time winning mark. Nebraska, well, none of the above… You can catch all the action starting at 7:00 PM on ESPN. We’ll be around to chat things up a few minutes...
Ohio State’s John Havlicek was inducted into the NBA Hall of Fame in 1984, thanks to his high level of play over 16 seasons with the Boston Celtics. He has now been inducted into the 2015 class of the College Basketball Hall of Fame. “Hondo” Havlicek was part of the same recruiting class of Fred Taylor’s at Ohio State that included Jerry Lucas, Mel Nowell and Bobby Knight...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Creating holes for Fred Taylor and then Maurice Jones-Drew, Greg Jones proved to be one of the best fullbacks in the NFL for a decade. He left an indelible mark on coaches and teammates -- as well as opponents. Jones signed a ceremonial, one-day contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday and retired with the team that drafted him in 2004. "Ten years...
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January 15, 2015 | Discuss
The Ohio State Buckeyes will look to make it five straight wins against unranked non-conference opponents as Thad Matta coaches his 501st game of his career against the North Carolina A&T Aggies tonight. The Buckeyes will host the 1-10 Aggies at Nationwide Arena, to fulfill a requirement of at least playing two games at the arena used to host an NCAA Tournament Regional. With...
Florida quarterback commit Will Grier recently got a chance to meet legendary Gators running back Fred Taylor.
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