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  1. From Denison HS to Denver Broncos, Taylors celebrate son's successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KXII-TV Sherman

    Jordan Taylor is a former Denison High School and Rice University football standout. His 2015 season has been spent on the Denver Broncos practice squad.

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  2. Peyton Manning's path to the Super Bowl goes through the practice squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | ESPN

    With about 2 1 2 hours to go before kickoff, Peyton Manning and Jordan Taylor met on the field for one last catch. They warmed up for 30 minutes, and then Manning walked up to Taylor and thanked him for everything.

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  3. Peyton Manning Thanks Practice Squad Player for His Help by Buying Custom SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | BleacherReport

    Denver Broncos rookie Jordan Taylor may only be a practice squad player, but without him, the team may have been watching the Super Bowl from home this Sunday. Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning missed six weeks this season with a foot injury.

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  4. Peyton buys suit for helpful practice squad WRRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | CBS Sports

    Jordan Taylor's production won't show up in the stat book, but he was a vital receiver for the Denver Broncos in 2015. That's because the undrafted rookie out of Rice had a pivotal job: He caught passes from Peyton Manning .

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  5. Meet the 2016 Southeast Texas signeesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    See a rundown of the Southeast Texas athletes who signed with universities and colleges on National Signing Day.

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  6. How unknown WR became Peyton's saviorRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | USA Today

    Peyton Manning found comeback aide in Jordan Taylor Rookie WR helped Manning round back into form after his extended time off. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1X18Tpd Broncos players offer their thoughts on Manning's career and their desire to help the legendary quarterback win a second Super Bowl at media night.

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  7. Practice Squad Receiver Helped Manning Get To Super Bowl 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | CBS Local

    The Denver Broncos' practice squad receiver unzipped the white vinyl bag to reveal the three-piece ensemble as Manning admired the craftsmanship and choice of color. The suit was a gift from Manning, his way of thanking Taylor for helping him regain his rhythm and reclaim his starting job in time to make this run to Super Bowl 50. Wide receiver Jordan Taylor #87 of the Denver Broncos takes the field against the Arizona Cardinals during preseason action at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 3, 2015 in Denver, Colorado.

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  8. Former Rice receiver was key to Peyton Manning's successful rehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Houston Chronicle

    In this Aug. 3, 2015, file photo, Denver Broncos wide receiver Jordan Taylor moves during NFL football training camp in Englewood, Colo. Taylor, a rookie wide receiver on Denver's scout squad, was Peyton Manning's personal practice partner when the five-time MVP began his comeback from a foot injury in December.

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  9. Unknown receiver became Peyton's comeback aideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | USA Today

    Peyton Manning found comeback aide in Jordan Taylor Rookie WR helped Manning round back into form after his extended time off. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1X18Tpd Broncos players offer their thoughts on Manning's career and their desire to help the legendary quarterback win a second Super Bowl at media night.

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  10. Ex-Rice receiver Jordan Taylor gets treat from Peyton ManningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Houston Chronicle

    Former Rice receiver Jordan Taylor worked with Peyton Manning during the Denver Broncos quarterback's injury rehab this season. Manning thanked the rookie practice squad player Saturday in a special way.

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  11. Chicago Bears Rookie GradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | BearGoggleson

    I covered the Chicago Bears drafted rookies in part 1 of my rookie grades which also included an overview of the rookies season and an overall grade of the Bears draft. In part 2 below I'll be covering the Bears undrafted rookies, who actually played a significant part in the Bears improvement on defense this season.

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  12. Steelers notebook: Boswell not unknown to Broncosa KubiakRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | O-R Online

    The Observer-Reporter is excited to announce new digital offerings, including our new e-Edition apps, available for download in the iTunes & Google Play stores.

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  13. Seahawks TE Luke Willson sits out practice with a concussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    As Seattle Seahawks' Russell Okung and Luke Willson block, quarterback Russell Wilson rushes against the Arizona Cardinals in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015, in ... more SEATTLE, WA - NOVEMBER 29: Wide receiver Doug Baldwin #89 of the Seattle Seahawks is congratulated by tight end Luke Willson #82 after scoring a touchdown in the second quarter against the Pittsburgh Steelers at CenturyLink Field on November 29, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. The Seahawks defeated the Steelers 39-30.

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  14. Peyton Manning gets plenty of reps with Broncos offense, scout teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Daily Camera

    Jordan Taylor knew Peyton Manning would be ready for Thursday's practice. The practice squad receiver spent last week catching passes for four days from the five-time NFL MVP.

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  15. This time around against the Ravens, the Steelers have a kicker they can trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2015 | Post-gazette.com

    Steelers coach Mike Tomlin was in no mood earlier this week to revisit the Josh Scobee fiasco. The previous time the Steelers played Baltimore it was two missed field goals by Scobee in the fourth quarter that allowed the Ravens to come from behind to beat the Steelers in overtime.

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  16. Blame Jed, blame Jim -- fine ... but this disaster is on Trent in a big wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | Niners Nation

    While there is an understandable amount of ire being directed at Jed York and Jim Tomsula, I write this post to suggest that not enough has been done to analyze Trent Baalke's role in the product the 49ers currently trot out on the field each week... I have long held that although NFL championships are won on the field, they begin in the front office. If the people there make the wrong decisions about who to draft and who to sign, you have no real shot to get it done on the field.

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  17. Pittsburgh Steelers: Is Chris Boswell the kicker of the future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    The Pittsburgh Steelers are no strangers to injuries this season. They have seen Ben Roethlisberger miss multiple games, and Le"veon Bell miss the second half of the season.

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  18. A shaky start has led to a strong finish for UCLA kicker Ka'imi FairbairnRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    UCLA kicker Ka'imi Fairbairn celebrates his 60-yard field against California at the end of the first half at the Rose Bowl on Oct. 22. UCLA kicker Ka'imi Fairbairn celebrates his 60-yard field against California at the end of the first half at the Rose Bowl on Oct. 22. In 2011, from the relative obscurity of Hawaii, Fairbairn had been invited to Los Angeles for the Chris Sailer Kicking elite camp, run by the former UCLA kicker. Sailer's camps often determine who receives a scholarship.

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  19. What's trending in the NFL: No surgery for Andy Dalton; will Andrew Luck return this season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | ESPN

    From Bill Barnwell's story on Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson's stellar play lately : "Seattle's star quarterback just put up what could very well be considered the best four-game stretch in modern NFL history. Wilson was phenomenal during Sunday's blowout win over the Ravens, who only managed to hold him to five touchdown passes because tight end Luke Willson dropped what would have been Wilson's sixth while standing all alone in the end zone.

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  20. Chris Boswell scores more points in NFL season than any player in Rice historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    Boswell has seven points so far today, with a 42-yard field goal, a 47-yard field goal and an extra point against the Cincinnati Bengals. Boswell has 82 points this year, four more than former Owl Bill Howton who had 78 on 13 touchdowns in 1952.

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