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Lawrence Taylor to Plead Not Guilty to Rape Today

7/13/2010 4:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

TMZ has learned that in just a few hours, NFL legend Lawrence Taylor will plead not guilty to all five criminal charges stemming from the night he allegedly raped an underage prostitute in New York.

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In addition to third-degree rape, the NFL Hall of Famer is facing the following charges: criminal sexual act, sexual abuse, endangering the welfare of a child, and patronizing a prostitute.

As we previously reported, Taylor was arrested back in May after he allegedly performed a sexual act with a 16-year-old prostitute. LT claims he never touched her sexually ... only himself.

Stay tuned.

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