Oftentimes, when a door closes, another opens—either by chance or through an opportunity.
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There are many times when the abilities of extremely talented individuals are nearly impossible to ignore. That’s a fitting description for Nick Taylor. Despite being labeled undersized, Taylor’s talents allowed him to get recognized.
The Minnesota Vikings defensive back never took his gifts for granted and credits his hard work and ability to lead.
“I’m a hardworking man, I’ve always been a hardworker…and I have leadership,” said Taylor, when asked what he can bring to the Vikings in a one-on-one conversation. “Being a point guard, I had to be a leader and I look to continue to find that role. I’m smart and intelligent, and these are the things I look to bring to football.”
Taylor did not play football in college, but he played basketball collegiately at Florida International University. Whether standing 5-10, 165 pounds or lack of opportunity, Taylor was no