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Falcons' Vincent Taylor: Placed on IR
Taylor (Achilles) was placed on injured reserve Sunday, Michael Rothstein of ESPN.com reports.
Taylor ruptured his Achilles tendon in practice last Monday, so this move was essentially a formality. The 28-year-old was expected to be a big part of the Falcons' defensive line rotation, but he'll now work to bounce back and return next season.... See More ... See Less
Falcons' Vincent Taylor: Suffers significant injury
Taylor suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon in practice Monday, Scott Bair of the Falcons' official site reports.
Taylor suffered a torn Achilles in Week 1 last season, which makes this news that much more difficult. The 28-year-old was expected to be a significant part of the Falcons' defensive line rotation.... See More ... See Less
Vincent Taylor: Lands with Falcons
Taylor (Achilles) is expected to sign with the Falcons on Saturday, Jordan Schultz of ESPN reports.
Taylor was limited to only one game in 2021 due to an Achilles injury. He is hoping to be ready for the start of the 2022 campaign, and he should serve in a rotational role along the Falcons' defensive line.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Vincent Taylor: Hopes to be ready for 2022
Taylor hopes to be ready for the start of the 2022 season after suffering a torn Achilles in September, John Harris of the Texans' official site reports.
Taylor sustained his injury in the Texans' season opener and was unavailable for the remainder of the year. The 26-year-old is slated to become an unrestricted free agent during the offseason, so it's not yet clear which team he'll be suiting up for as he attempts to return to the field in 2022.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Vincent Taylor: Lands on IR
Taylor (ankle) has hit the Texans' IR list and is expected to be sidelined for 6-8 weeks as he undergoes surgery, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.
Taylor will be placed on the team's IR list but will be eligible to return later this season once he's healthy. With Taylor sidelined, expect DeMarcus Walker and Jaleel Johnson to see extended snaps for at least the next six weeks. The earliest the defensive tackle will be able to make a return would be Week 7, when the Texans take on the Cardinals.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Vincent Taylor: Slated to miss extended time
Taylor (ankle) will undergo surgery that could keep him sidelined for 6-to-8 weeks, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.
Per the report, Taylor will be placed on injured reserve after he was carted off the field in Sunday's season opener against the Jaguars. While the 27-year-old will miss a significant portion of the year, it doesn't appear as though he's dealing with a season-ending injury. DeMarcus Walker could step into a starting role while Taylor is sidelined.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Vincent Taylor: Dealing with possible ankle injury
Taylor (undisclosed) will have an MRI on Monday, Brooks Kubena of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Coach David Culley said Taylor's injury looks like an ankle issue, but there should be more clarity Monday. The starting defensive tackle was carted off the field Sunday and may be sidelined for awhile.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Vincent Taylor: Carted off Sunday
Taylor (undisclosed) was carted off the field Sunday against the Jaguars, according to John McClain of The Houston Chronicle.
Taylor was carted off the field in the second half of what was a commanding win for Houston against Jacksonville, but no further details have been given regarding his potential diagnosis. Either way, the fact that he got carted off the field suggests he's not likely to return to action today.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Vincent Taylor: Inks deal with Texans
Taylor signed a one-year, $2 million deal with the Texans on Monday, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
Taylor will join his fourth franchise in five seasons as a professional. He's consistently been a rotational player along the defensive line, logging at least 185 snaps in all but one campaign. He's set to fill a similar role with the Texans.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Vincent Taylor: Cleared for Sunday's game
Taylor (knee) is active for Sunday's game against the Titans, Andrew Gribble of the Browns' official site reports.
Taylor will serve as a reserve on the team's defensive line. He's averaged 15.7 defensive snaps per game, totaling nine tackles and a fumble recovery over 10 contests.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Vincent Taylor: Leaves with possible concussion
Taylor exited Sunday's loss to the Raiders to be evaluated for a concussion, Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.
The 26-year-old didn't record a tackle before exiting the contest. If the concussion is confirmed, Taylor will have the bye next week to clear the protocol before missing any game action.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Vincent Taylor: Scooped off waivers
The Browns claimed Taylor off waivers from the Bills on Sunday, Adam Caplan of SiriusXM NFL Radio reports.
Taylor has logged 24 NFL games since entering the league in 2017, recording 51 tackles, two sacks and two pass breakups. While Larry Ogunjobi and Sheldon Richardson are expected to handle the bulk of the work at defensive tackle, Taylor will battle with Jordan Elliott for the remaining reps.... See More ... See Less
Bills' Vincent Taylor: Back to healthy status
Taylor was activated off the reserve/COVID-19 list Tuesday, Maddy Glab of the Bills' official site reports.
The reserve defensive tackle can now resume trying to stake his claim for a roster spot, a quest that will be made slightly easier due to 2019 starter Star Lotulelei choosing to sit out the 2020 season.... See More ... See Less
Bills' Vincent Taylor: Placed on COVID-19 list
Taylor was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
The reserve defensive lineman will now enter NFL protocol pertaining to COVID-19. Taylor played in just three games with the Bills last season, accumulating six tackles.... See More ... See Less
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