Jim Taylor, Hall of Fame fullback for Packers, dies

By Associated Press Jim Taylor, the ferocious Hall of Fame fullback who embodied the Green Bay Packers’ unstoppable ground game during the Vince Lombardi era and helped the team win four NFL titles and the first Super Bowl, died Saturday at 83.
He died in his hometown of Baton Rouge, La.
Taylor was the league’s MVP in 1962, when he rushed for 1,474 yards and 19 touchdowns in 14 games in leading the Packers to the NFL title.
“He was a gritty, classic player on the Lombardi teams and a key figure of those great championship runs,” Packers President Mark Murphy said.
Taylor was voted into the [READ MORE HERE]

Source: SF Gate Sports

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