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Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor was a guest Tuesday morning on the David Baumann Show on Sports Talk Florida and he talked about training year in and year out with renown trainer Tom Shaw as well as his belief that interceptions are overrated among other things. At the beginning of the interview, Taylor was asked about why he has chosen to work out with Shaw for so many years. "Why not?" shot back Taylor. "No first rounder, played cornerback for one year, played running back for one year and working out with him since I was in eighth grade, so he's like a father figure. "This Read more [...]
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