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Fred Taylor Says Team Doctors Overlooked His Injuries, Allowed Him To Play Hurt

Former Jaguars running back Fred Taylor retired from the NFL in 2010, bringing an end to an impressive 13-year career that was nevertheless marred by injuries. Today, Taylor is claiming that he unknowingly played hurt throughout his career due to the negligence of his team’s doctors:


Despite these injuries, Taylor claims that the NFL has repeatedly denied his application for “line of duty” benefits, which are given to players who sustained disabling injuries during their playing career:

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