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People in the world of sports inspire us in their pursuit of excellence. The death of an athlete or coach can conjure memories of their past accomplishments and create a collective sense of loss and nostalgia. This memorial site was created to honor and remember athletes, coaches and managers from a wide variety of sports, as well as the journalists and broadcasters who have celebrated their achievements.
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Remembering the life, death and sports legacy of Jim Taylor

Fullback Jim Taylor (1935 – 2018) helped lead Vince Lombardi’s Green Bay Packers to four NFL championship titles in the 1960s and a victory over the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl I in 1967. Taylor was known for his toughness on the field, running over defenders. Taylor played college football at LSU and was drafted by the Packers in the 1958 draft. He was a star with the Packers for nine seasons and then played for the New Orleans Saints in his final NFL season in 1967. He was a...
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