Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 12/31/11

Fred Taylor wants what's best for the Jacksonville Jaguars - and he believes that Jeff Fisher would be a great fit as the team's next coach.

As the team continues to look for a coach to replace the fired Jack Del Rio, Taylor made his pitch for the former Tennessee Titans coach.

"He’s going to be super-motivated to go and kick Tennessee’s (expletive) each time they play," Taylor told the Florida Times-Union. "He’s a good coach.

"I think they throw out the whole rivalry thing and look at the standpoint of this guy’s been successful. It’s only twice a year he has to play his old team."

Taylor spent 11 years with the Jaguars, becoming the franchise's all-time leading rusher with 11,271 yards. He's also third all-time with 286 receptions for 2,361 yards.

He spent the last two seasons with the New England Patriots, rushing 106 times for 424 yards and four touchdowns.

The ninth overall pick of the 1998 draft, Taylor rushed 2,534 times for 11,695 yards with 66 touchdowns in 153 career games.

Fisher spent 17 years as the coach of the Houston Oilers/Titans franchise.

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