Tyrod Taylor

Born:     August 3, 1989
Birthplace:    Hampton, VA
Zodiac Sign:  Leo

Career and Life

Tyrod Di'allo Taylor is an American football quarterback for the Los Angeles Chargers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Virginia Tech, leading the Hokies to the 2011 Orange Bowl during his senior year. He was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the sixth round of the 2011 NFL Draft and served as the backup to starting quarterback Joe Flacco, including during the Ravens' Super Bowl XLVII victory over the San Francisco 49ers.

Taylor was signed by the Buffalo Bills as a free agent in 2015, taking over the starting quarterback duties that season. He went on to earn a Pro Bowl appearance and eventually helped the Bills make their first playoff berth in 17 years before he was traded to the Cleveland Browns in March 2018, with the Bills drafting Josh Allen to replace him. Taylor started the first three games for Cleveland in 2018 before getting injured, and sat behind Baker Mayfield the rest of the season. The following March, he signed with the Chargers.

 

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