Jim Taylor

James Charles Taylor
Born: September 20, 1935
Baton Rouge, LA USA
Deceased: October 13, 2018
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Position: FB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 214
College: LSU
High School: Baton Rouge (LA)
Career: 1958-1967
Drafted: 1958 in Round 2, #15 overall by the Green Bay Packers
Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1976

Jim Taylor played from 1958 to 1967 during his career with the Green Bay Packers and New Orleans Saints. Taylor ran for 8,597 yards in his career on 1,941 attempts, scoring 83 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 225 passes for 1,756 yards and 10 receiving touchdowns..


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Rushing:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1958NFL Green Bay Packers522474.825 1
1959NFL Green Bay Packers1204523.821 6
1960NFL Green Bay Packers23011014.832 11
1961NFL Green Bay Packers24313075.453 15
1962NFL Green Bay Packers27214745.451 19
1963NFL Green Bay Packers24810184.140 9
1964NFL Green Bay Packers23511695.084 12
1965NFL Green Bay Packers2077343.535 4
1966NFL Green Bay Packers2047053.519 4
1967NFL New Orleans Saints1303903.016 2
Totals194185974.484 83

Receiving:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1958NFL Green Bay Packers47218.031 1
1959NFL Green Bay Packers9717.920 2
1960NFL Green Bay Packers151218.127 0
1961NFL Green Bay Packers251757.018 1
1962NFL Green Bay Packers221064.825 0
1963NFL Green Bay Packers13685.227 1
1964NFL Green Bay Packers383549.335 3
1965NFL Green Bay Packers2020710.441 0
1966NFL Green Bay Packers413318.121 2
1967NFL New Orleans Saints382516.627 0
Totals22517567.841 10

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1958NFL Green Bay Packers718526.447 0
Totals718526.447 0

Defense and Fumbles:


Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1958NFL Green Bay Packers11000012
1959NFL Green Bay Packers6200048
1960NFL Green Bay Packers11000066
1961NFL Green Bay Packers15100096
1962NFL Green Bay Packers190000114
1963NFL Green Bay Packers9100060
1964NFL Green Bay Packers12300090
1965NFL Green Bay Packers4000024
1966NFL Green Bay Packers4200036
1967NFL New Orleans Saints2000012
Totals831000000000000558


Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1958NFLGreen Bay Packers120
1959NFLGreen Bay Packers120
1960NFLGreen Bay Packers120
1961NFLGreen Bay Packers140
1962NFLGreen Bay Packers140
1963NFLGreen Bay Packers130
1964NFLGreen Bay Packers130
1965NFLGreen Bay Packers140
1966NFLGreen Bay Packers140
1967NFLNew Orleans Saints140

Awards

- Pro Football Hall of Fame team All-1960s Team
1962 - AP MVP
1962 - Newspaper Ent. Assoc. MVP

Honors

1960 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1960 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1960 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1960 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1960 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1961 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1961 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1961 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1961 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1962 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1962 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1962 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1962 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1963 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1963 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1963 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1963 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1963 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1964 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1964 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1964 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1964 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1966 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1966 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)