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Lawrence Taylor

Lawrence Julius Taylor (born February 4, 1959), nicknamed "L.T.", is a Hall of Fame former American football player. Taylor played his entire professional career as a linebacker for the New York Giants in the National Football League (NFL). He is considered to be one of the greatest players in the history of football, and has been ranked as the greatest defensive player in league history by former players, coaches, media members, and news outlets such as the NFL Network, and Sporting News. After an All-American career at the University of North Carolina (UNC) (1978–1981), Taylor was drafted by the Giants as the second overall selection in the 1981 NFL Draft. Although controversy surrounded the selection due to Taylor's contract demands, the two sides quickly resolved the issue. Taylor won several defensive awards after his rookie season. Throughout the 1980s and early 1990s, Taylor was a disruptive force at outside linebacker, and is credited with changing the pass rushing schemes, offensive line play, and offensive formations used in the NFL. Taylor produced double-digit sacks each season from 1984 through 1990, including a career high of 20.5 in 1986. He also won a record three

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Lawrence Taylor's Son -- Released from Jail After Child Molestation Arrest

Lawrence Taylor's Son
Released from Jail After Child Molestation Arrest

Lawrence Taylor Jr. -- the son of NFL legend Lawrence Taylor -- has just been released from jail after his July arrest for statutory rape, child molestation, and sodomy, TMZ has learned.LTJ's mom… READ MORE >

Lawrence Taylor -- 'Concerned' For Son After Statutory Rape Arrest

Lawrence Taylor
'Concerned' For Son After Statutory Rape Bust

NFL Legend Lawrence Taylor is very "concerned" for his son in the wake of Lawrence Taylor Jr.s' statutory rape and sodomy arrest ... sources close to LT tell TMZ. We're told ... LT is on a mission… READ MORE >

- 450 days ago
Lawrence Taylor's Son -- ARRESTED FOR STATUTORY RAPE, SODOMY

Lawrence Taylor's Son
ARRESTED FOR STATUTORY RAPE, SODOMY [Update]

9:45 AM PT -- According to the Cobb County District Attorney's Office, Lawrence Taylor Jr. could face 25 YEARS TO LIFE in prison if convicted on either the sodomy charge or the child molestation… READ MORE >

- 450 days ago
Lawrence Taylor -- Wins Sex Case, Lights Up Victory Cigar

Lawrence Taylor
Wins Sex Case, Lights Up Victory Cigar

Lawrence Taylor celebrated his court victory against a young prostitute cigar style. The girl, Cristina Fierro -- who was 16 at the time of the incident -- sued Taylor in civil court,… READ MORE >

- 705 days ago
Charlie Sheen -- I Did NOT Buy Lawrence Taylor's Super Bowl Ring

Charlie Sheen
I Did NOT Buy LT's Super Bowl Ring

Charlie Sheen tells TMZ ... he is NOT the mystery buyer who dropped $230k on Lawrence Taylor's Super Bowl ring ... despite widespread media reports to the contrary. LT had gifted the Super Bowl… READ MORE >

- 860 days ago
Lawrence Taylor's Prostitute Files Lawsuit -- Assault and Battery

Lawrence Taylor
Prostitute Files Lawsuit -- Assault and Battery

The former child prostitute who claims she was raped by Lawrence Taylor is suing the former NFL star for assault and battery ... claiming she "repeatedly tried to push Taylor off of her" during… READ MORE >

- 1038 days ago
Lawrence Taylor Lawsuit -- Ex-Child Prostitute Sues ... Pay Me for Being a Scumbag

Lawrence Taylor
Ex-Child Prostitute Sues -- Pay Me For Being a Scumbag!

The former child prostitute who claimed she was forced to engage in sexual activity with Lawrence Taylor wants payback -- and now she's teaming up with Gloria Allred to sue the pants off the NFL… READ MORE >

- 1039 days ago
Lawrence Taylor's Sex Victim -- Pimp Beat Me, STOMPED On My Face

Lawrence Taylor
Underage Prostitute Furious Claims LT Should Be JAILED

Lawrence Taylor's underage prostitute says she's "appalled" the NFL legend wasn't thrown behind bars after he plead guilty to soliciting sex with her last year. 18-year-old Cristina Fierro --… READ MORE >

- 1148 days ago
LT's Underage Prostitute: My Pimp Should Rot In Prison!

Lawrence Taylor's Sex Victim
My Pimp Should ROT In Prison

Lawrence Taylor's underage prostitute is lashing out against her former pimp -- begging the judge to throw the book at the scumbag after he pled guilty to allegations he used her in a sex… READ MORE >

- 1148 days ago
Lawrence Taylor -- No Sex Offender Mug Shot

Lawrence Taylor -- No Sex Offender Mug Shot

Lawrence Taylor just won a really, bittersweet round in court -- getting classified as a "low-risk" level 1 sex offender ... still a sex offender, but one whose photo won't be plastered on the… READ MORE >

- 1268 days ago

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