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Saints | Chris Taylor released

Fri, 08 Jun 2012 14:57:31 -0700

The New Orleans Saints have released RB Chris Taylor.

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Saints | Six signed to future contracts

Wed, 18 Jan 2012 09:06:31 -0800

The New Orleans Saints have signed RB Chris Taylor, WR Andy Tanner, OTs Phillip Trautwein and Fenuki Tupou, DT Mitch King and CB Kmaal McIlwain to future contracts. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune - Jeff Duncan

Saints | Eight have contracts terminated

Fri, 02 Sep 2011 21:13:21 -0700

The New Orleans Saints terminated the contracts of OT Jordan Black, CB Quincy Butler, OT George Foster, TE Tory Humphrey, CB Trumaine McBride, SS Pierson Prioleau, SS Chris Reis and RB Chris Taylor Friday, Sept. 2.

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Saints | Three waived injured

Wed, 31 Aug 2011 08:24:00 -0700

The New Orleans Saints have waived injured RB Chris Taylor (undisclosed), OG Roger Allen (undisclosed) and LB Ezra Butler (undisclosed).

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune - Nakia Hogan

Saints | Eight signed to future contracts

Wed, 12 Jan 2011 20:15:29 -0800

The New Orleans Saints signed OG Roger Allen, QB Sean Canfield, FB Jed Collins, OG Brian De La Puente, TE Tyler Lorenzen, CB Mark Parson, RB Chris Taylor and WR Andy Tanner to reserve/future contracts Wednesday, Jan. 12, reports Adam Caplan, of FOXSports.com. All of the players finished 2010 on the team's practice squad.

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Patriots | Chris Taylor still on team

Tue, 31 Aug 2010 12:09:57 -0700

Updating a previous report, the New England Patriots had told RB Chris Taylor he would be released but have changed their mind and he is expected to play in the final preseason game, reports ESPNBoston.com's Mike Reiss.

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Patriots | Chris Taylor released

Tue, 31 Aug 2010 09:57:12 -0700

The New England Patriots have released RB Chris Taylor, reports Ian Rapoport, of the Boston Herald.

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Patriots | Chris Taylor re-signed

Mon, 10 May 2010 10:33:25 -0700

The New England Patriots have re-signed free-agent RB Chris Taylor, reports Patriots.com. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Patriots | Three placed on IR

Sat, 05 Sep 2009 17:30:40 -0700

Shalise Manza Young, of The Providence Journal, reports the New England Patriots have placed OL George Bussey (knee), LB Shawn Crable (groin) and RB Chris Taylor (shoulder) on Injured Reserve, ending their 2009 season.

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Texans | C. Taylor misses practice Thursday

Thu, 09 Oct 2008 14:06:47 -0700

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor (quadriceps) missed the team's practice Thursday, Oct. 9. He might be able to play Week 6, but he could also rest another week.

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Texans | Taylor misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 08 Oct 2008 13:34:07 -0700

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 8. He may be able to play in the team's Week 6 game.

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Texans | Taylor misses Week 5

Mon, 06 Oct 2008 14:27:18 -0700

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor (quadriceps) did not play in the team's Week 5 game because of a quadriceps injury. He may be able to play in the team's Week 6 game.

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Texans | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 05 Oct 2008 09:06:14 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared FB Chris Taylor, DL Frank Okam, OG Kasey Studdard, TE Mark Bruener, DL N.D. Kalu, OL Rashad Butler, FS Will Demps, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 5.

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Texans | C. Taylor out Week 5

Fri, 03 Oct 2008 16:12:23 -0700

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans FB Chris Taylor (quadriceps) did not practice Friday, Oct. 3, and is out for the team's Week 5 game.

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Texans | Taylor misses practice Thursday

Thu, 02 Oct 2008 13:32:10 -0700

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 2. He is not expected to be ready to play in the team's Week 5 game.

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Texans | C. Taylor misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 01 Oct 2008 15:54:30 -0700

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor (quadriceps) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Oct. 1, but he will likely play Week 5.

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Texans | C. Taylor likely will be limited

Mon, 29 Sep 2008 14:05:46 -0700

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans FB Chris Taylor (leg) likely will be limited this week with a leg injury. It is not sure how severe the injury is.

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Texans | Taylor expected to back up Week 2

Wed, 10 Sep 2008 15:50:33 -0700

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor is expected to be the primary backup Week 2.

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Texans | Young running backs see opportunity

Sat, 23 Aug 2008 11:44:54 -0700

Megan Manfull and John McClain, of the Houston Chronicle, report Houston Texans RBs Chris Taylor and rookie Steve Slaton impressed head coach Gary Kubiak Friday, Aug. 22. Taylor started for the team against the Dallas Cowboys and carried the ball 11 times for 47 yards. Slaton, who also got work with the first-string offense, chipped in 44 yards on 10 carries. "I thought both of them ran well," Kubiak said. "That's the best they've looked in preseason. This was a big opportunity for Chris, and he did a good job."

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Texans | C. Taylor runs for 47 yards

Fri, 22 Aug 2008 23:46:40 -0700

The Associated Press reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor ran for 47 yards off 11 carries in the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 22.

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Texans | C. Taylor leaves early Saturday

Sun, 17 Aug 2008 14:16:51 -0700

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor had 12 carries for 34 yards with a touchdown Saturday, Aug. 16, but he was forced to leave the preseason game early because of cramps.

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Texans | Taylor could receive time

Fri, 08 Aug 2008 16:16:31 -0700

HoustonTexans.com reports Houston Texans FB Chris Taylor could receive a big amount of playing time this season.

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Texans | Taylor moved to fullback

Tue, 29 Jul 2008 11:01:38 -0700

The Associated Press reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor has been moved to fullback because of the depth the team has at the running back position. He is expected to compete with FB Vonta Leach and FB Jameel Cook.

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Texans | Taylor to be placed on IR

Mon, 30 Jul 2007 10:07:27 -0700

Megan Manfull and John McClain, of the Houston Chronicle, report the Houston Texans will place RB Chris Taylor (knee) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2007 season.

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Texans | Taylor has surgery

Sun, 29 Jul 2007 11:28:07 -0700

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak said RB Chris Taylor (knee) had surgery Sunday, July 29, to repair a torn meniscus. Kubiak does not know if Taylor will be available this season.

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Texans | Taylor seeing time at fullback

Wed, 30 May 2007 08:11:10 -0700

Carmine Pirone, of HoustonTexans.com, reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor has seen limited time at fullback during organized team activities.

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Texans | Dayne to back up Green

Wed, 04 Apr 2007 21:40:46 -0700

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reporting for the Sporting News, reports even though the Houston Texans signed RB Chris Taylor, and RB Wali Lundy will return, the backup job at running back is RB Ron Dayne's at this point. He will back up RB Ahman Green.

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Texans | C. Taylor re-signed

Tue, 27 Mar 2007 21:03:03 -0700

HoustonTexans.com reports the Houston Texans have re-signed exclusive-rights free-agent RB Chris Taylor. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Texans | Dayne injured in pregame warmups

Sun, 31 Dec 2006 18:20:01 -0800

The Associated Press reports Houston Texans RB Ron Dayne (ankle) aggravated his ankle injury during pregame warmups Week 17. RB Chris Taylor replaced Dayne and scored his first career touchdown. He carried the ball 20 times for 99 yards during the 14-6 win over the Cleveland Browns.

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Texans | C. Taylor will get carries Week 16

Thu, 21 Dec 2006 15:02:28 -0800

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor will get carries Week 16 at running back. RB Ron Dayne is expected to get more than 20 carries, which will likely leave RB Wali Lundy with not too many opportunities.

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Texans | Taylor to play Week 14

Fri, 08 Dec 2006 09:01:35 -0800

The Houston Chronicle reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor will play in the team's Week 14 game, according to head coach Gary Kubiak.

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Texans | Taylor added to active roster

Wed, 06 Dec 2006 12:59:37 -0800

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports the Houston Texans added RB Chris Taylor to the active roster Wednesday, Dec. 6.

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Texans | C. Taylor might be signed to active roster

Mon, 04 Dec 2006 17:19:05 -0800

Megan Manfull, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor might be signed to the team's active roster for the first time.

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Texans | C. Taylor signed to practice squad

Thu, 14 Sep 2006 03:50:01 -0700

HoustonTexans.com reports the Houston Texans have re-signed free agent RB Chris Taylor to their practice squad.

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Texans | C. Taylor released

Tue, 12 Sep 2006 22:58:06 -0700

HoustonTexans.com reports the Houston Texans released RB Chris Taylor Tuesday, Sept. 12.

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Texans | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 10 Sep 2006 09:15:13 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared RB Chris Taylor, CB Demarcus Faggins, OG Drew Hodgdon, WR Edell Shepherd, OL Eric Winston, SS Guss Scott, DL N.D. Kalu, RB Ron Dayne inactive for Week 1.

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Texans | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 10 Sep 2006 09:14:57 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared RB Chris Taylor, CB Demarcus Faggins, OG Drew Hodgdon, WR Edell Shepherd, OL Eric Winston, SS Guss Scott, DL N.D. Kalu, RB Ron Dayne inactive for Week 1.

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Texans | Taylor signed to practice squad

Tue, 05 Sep 2006 09:12:01 -0700

John McClain, of the Houston Chronicle, reports the Houston Texans signed free agent RB Chris Taylor (Texans) to their practice squad Monday, Sept. 4.

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Texans | C. Taylor released from team

Sun, 03 Sep 2006 12:04:07 -0700

The Associated Press reports Houston Texans RB Chris Taylor has been released from the team.

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Texans | Team to use a committee at running back

Fri, 25 Aug 2006 17:54:14 -0700

HoustonTexans.com reports Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak said the team will use a rotation of RB Wali Lundy and RB Vernand Morency. RB Antowain Smith or RB Chris Taylor will get work in the fourth quarter Sunday, Aug. 27. Kubiak said, "But (RB) Wali (Lundy) and (RB Vernand) Morency will play the game rotating as if we were playing opening day."

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Texans | C. Taylor has an impressive debut

Sat, 12 Aug 2006 23:24:16 -0700

The Houston Chronicle reports Houston Texans rookie RB Chris Taylor had an impressive preseason debut Saturday, Aug. 12. He had 55 yards on 14 carries.

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Texans | No clear-cut backup behind Davis

Wed, 09 Aug 2006 08:41:22 -0700

Ana Chavez, of HoustonTexans.com, reports Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak has said all five backup running backs (RB Antowain Smith, RB Vernand Morency, RB Wali Lundy, RB Chris Taylor and RB Damien Rhodes) will compete during the preseason for the No. 2 job behind starter Domanick Davis.

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Texans | Lewis competing for kick return role

Fri, 04 Aug 2006 15:34:12 -0700

Jim Carley, of HoustonTexans.com, reports Houston Texans WR Derrick Lewis is competing for the team's kick returner job along with RB Wali Lundy, RB Chris Taylor, WR Kendrick Starling and WR Jake Schifino.

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Texans | Kubiak impressed with C. Taylor

Wed, 26 Jul 2006 21:07:49 -0700

HoustonTexans.com reports Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak admitted to being impressed with RB Chris Taylor. He was impressed with Taylor as a running back and with his kick returning skills during offseason workouts.

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Texans | Taylor thinks offense fits him

Thu, 22 Jun 2006 21:34:48 -0700

Nick Schenck, of HoustonTexans.com, reports Houston Texans rookie free agent RB Chris Taylor believes the Texans offensive system of decisive cuts of inside and outside zones fits his style of running, "This is my type of offense with zones and powers."

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Texans | Taylor progressing through OTAs

Wed, 07 Jun 2006 15:19:27 -0700

Carmine Pirone, of HoustonTexans.com, reports Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak has been pleased with the progress of rookie RB Chris Taylor during organized team activities.

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Texans | UDFA Taylor signs

Thu, 04 May 2006 12:57:21 -0700

HoustonTexans.com reports the Houston Texans have signed undrafted rookie free agent RB Chris Taylor (Indiana). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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NFL | C. Taylor works out at Pro Day

Sat, 01 Apr 2006 20:00:25 -0800

Gil Brandt, of NFL.com, reports Indiana RB Chris Taylor measured a height of 5-11 1/8 and a weight of 222 pounds at his Pro Day. He ran the 40-yard dash with times of 4.55 seconds and 4.53 seconds while finishing the short shuttle in 4.24 seconds, the long shuttle in 11.24 seconds, and the three-cone drill in 6.99 seconds. He measured a 34-inch vertical jump and a 9-foot-7 broad jump while completing 15 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.

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