The late, great Sean Taylor was the best safety drafted in Washington Redskins history

Who’s the best safety that the Redskins have ever drafted? The answer to that question probably depends on what era you grew up in. Older people may say it’s Hall of Famer Paul Krause, who was drafted in the second round of the 1964 draft. If you’re from my generation then you would say Sean Taylor. Well Krause played most of his career in Minnesota, and i’m a part of the...
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Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Cardelro “CJ” Jones, CB, Clemson

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Cardelro “CJ” Jones, CB, Clemson  How many teams were recruiting you out of high school? I wasn’t highly recruited coming out of high school. I went to college off of academics. Since then I’ve been that guy with a chip on my shoulder and wanting to prove people wrong. Where did you […] The post Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Cardelro...
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R.I.P. to a Washington Redskins Legend

  Today would have been the 31st birthday of Washington Redskins safety Sean Taylor, who was tragically murdered in 2007. In only four years in the NFL, Taylor became a perennial Pro Bowl player and one of the most feared defensive backs in football. Taylor was selected by the Washington Redskins with the fifth overall pick in the 2004 NFL Draft. Coming out of the University of...
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Sean Taylor would have turned 31 today

Cindy Boren at The Washington Post reminds us that slain Redskins safety Sean Taylor would have turned 31 today, April 1. HAPPY BDAY BRO….#SEANTAYLOR lives on… Celebrate this day being the best you can be at whatever it is you do… — Clinton Portis (@TheRealC_Portis) April 1, 2014 Sean Taylor was THE greatest player I ever personally scouted, watched...
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Trial Date Set for Other Suspect in Death of Sean Taylor

Sean Taylor Murder Trials A May trial date has been set for one of the remaining three suspects in the 2007 slaying of Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor, who was fatally shot during a burglary at his South Florida home. A judge set the May 27 date last Thursday for 26-year-old Jason Mitchell. Trial dates [...]
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Trial set for suspect in death of Redskins' Taylor

A May trial date has been set for one of the remaining three suspects in the 2007 slaying of Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor, who was fatally shot during a burglary at his South Florida home. A judge on Thursday set the May 27 date for 26-year-old Jason Mitchell. Trial dates will be set later for 24-year-old Charles Wardlow and 22-year-old Timothy Brown. All are charged with...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Sean Taylor’s convicted killer Eric Rivera gets 57 years in prison

MIAMI — The man who prosecutors say fired the shot that killed Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor during a botched 2007 burglary was sentenced Thursday to more than 57 years in state prison. Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Dennis Murphy imposed the sentence on Eric Rivera, 23, one of five Fort Myers-area men charged with Taylor’s death after they broke into his house looking to steal...
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Jury convicts Sean Taylor's killer

Eric Rivera Jr, seen here over the weekend in court, was convicted of second degree murder in the death of former Redskins safety Sean Taylor (courtesy of the Naples News) Justice has once and for all finally been served! ESPN reported today that a Florida jury has found 23-year old Eric Rivera JR guilty in the murder of former Redskins safety and University of Miami Hurricanes star...
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November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Sean Taylor Will be in Madden 25 as Top 25 Player in Madden History

The late, great, Washington Redskins safety Sean Taylor will be featured in the upcoming video game, Madden 25 as one of the Top 25 players in Madden history. Taylor, who was tragically gunned down in his home in Nov. 2007, made the list that celebrates 25 years of the Madden franchise by selecting the “greatest [...]
August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

ESPN’s “Remembering Sean Taylor” (VIDEO)

We have to give ESPN credit, they did a great with putting together the video above that’s titled “Remembering Sean Taylor.” He was a heck of a player that will be missed and should be remember not only for what a great athlete he was, but also that he was a hero for protecting his family on the night he was shot. Check it out for yourself. var _CI = _CI || {}; (function...
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November 27, 2012  |  Discuss

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