Taylor Joseph Stallworth, a defensive tackle with the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL), was born on August 18, 1995, and previously played college football at South Carolina.
Stallworth was born in Mobile, Alabama, where he attended Murphy High School. As a junior, he recorded 10.5 sacks and 85 tackles.
He was named All-State and took part in the Mississippi-Alabama All-Star game following his senior season, which saw him accumulate 53 tackles, four sacks, and 12 tackles for loss. Stallworth chose South Carolina over offers to play college football from Arkansas, Minnesota, Tennessee, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Vanderbilt, Southern Miss, and Tulane.
Stallworth made his debut with the South Carolina Gamecocks in his second season and played for them for the next four. In his junior year, which was also his first full season as a starter, Stallworth racked up 41 tackles (three for loss), one sack, and three sacks.
Stallworth signed a contract with the New Orleans Saints on May 8, 2018, after declaring as an undrafted free agent. He was included in the Saints’ 53-man roster prior to the start of the regular season after a successful preseason.
On April 5, 2022, Stallworth signed a contract with the Kansas City Chiefs. On August 30, 2022, he was released, and the following day, he was added to the practice squad. On October 12, 2022, he received a promotion to the active roster.
What Is Taylor Stallworth’s Salary: How Much Does Taylor Stallworth Make?
Taylor Stallworth signed a 1 year, $1,187,500 contract with the Kansas City Chiefs, including $300,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,187,500. In 2022, Stallworth will earn a base salary of $1,035,000, while carrying a cap hit of $646,386 and a dead cap value of $300,000.