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Sean Taylor to be inducted into the University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame

On Monday the University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame reveled it’s 2015 inductees, the late Sean Taylor headlining the group. Along with 9 other inductees, Taylor will be formally introduced during Miami’s halftime show when Cincinnati comes to town this Saturday. Taylor was recognized as the 2003 Big East Defensive Player of the year, when he tied the school record with 10...
Via DC Sports-Kings
12 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Network airing Sean Taylor’s “A Football Life” on Friday

The Redskins announced that Sean Taylor’s “A Football Life” will be aired on Friday on the NFL Network. 'A Football Life' honors and remembers legendary #Redskins safety Sean Taylor this Friday at 9 p.m. on @NFLNetwork. — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) September 23, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060'...
Via Pro Football Zone
28 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Network’s “A Football Life” will do a feature on Sean Taylor

Redskins and Sean Taylor fans will love this news. The NFL Network will feature the late Sean Taylor in their “A Football Life” series. Taylor was shot and killed in his Miami home back in 2007 when his house was broken into by three young men who ended up shooting him. The NFL Network hinted with a recent promo that Taylor might be featured. var ACE_AR = {Site: '...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

GET TO KNOW: Free Agent Scott Williams, S, Hampton University

NFL Draft Diamonds has teamed up with Joseph Muia a very solid up and coming scout, to put together a series for our readers called Get to Know. What this series will do is feature last years free agents to help them gain exposure. We always strive to assist players that have the passion to make […] The post GET TO KNOW: Free Agent Scott Williams, S, Hampton University appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Mastermind behind robbery that killed Sean Taylor has been sentenced to life in prison

According to the Miami Herald,  Jason S. Mitchell, 26 was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday. Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Dennis Murphy immediately sentenced him to life prison, the mandatory prison term for first-degree murder. Mitchell is the second man to be convicted in the high-profile shooting of Taylor, a Redskins Pro Bowl defensive...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 10, 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...
Via DC Sports-Kings
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

Murderer apologizes to Sean Taylor's family

One of the five defendants in the 2007 shooting death of Miami Hurricanes and Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor has penned an apology letter through The Washington Times. Venjah Hunte, who pleaded guilty in 2008 to second-degree murder and burglary while armed is serving a 29-year sentence at Metro West Dentention Center in Miami. In his letter to The Washington Times, Hunte wrote...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 03, 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...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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