J.J. Taylor is a professional Rocket League esports player for Team Oxygen and an American football running back and return specialist for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL). At Arizona, he played collegiate football.
Taylor completed high school in Corona, California’s Centennial High School in 2016.
He was selected Mr. Football as the top offensive player in the state by CalHiSports.com after switching from defensive back to running back.
He was also chosen to the All-Inland First Team. He received Blue-Grey All-American honors. As a senior, he amassed 2,290 yards and 44 touchdowns.
According to Scout.com, Rivals.com, and 247 Sports, he is a three-star recruit. The Big Sky Conference also extended offers to Taylor from Washington State, Nevada, Ohio, Montana State, Sacramento State, and Weber State. Taylor made a 2015 commitment to Arizona.
On May 5, 2020, Taylor became a member of the New England Patriots as an undrafted free agent after signing with the team.
Who Are J. J. Taylor Parents?
J. J. Taylor was born to Joseph and Latrese Taylor. Joseph and Latrese Taylor have six children including Taylor.
Star, Andrew, Andre, Janae, and Javon are their children. Taylor is not the only member of his family with athletic prowess.
His dad, Joseph played running back in high school in Detroit. His mom Latrese was a track runner.