The Baltimore Ravens recently made quarterback Joe Flacco the highest-paid in NFL history, backup Tyrod Taylor is entering his third season and the team just signed Caleb Hanie to compete against Taylor for a roster spot. But
(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer Tyrod Taylor is the forgotten quarterback at the Super Bowl.
Everyone knows the starters, of course, Baltimore's Joe Flacco and San Francisco's Colin Kaepernick.
They even know about Alex Smith, who started for the 49ers until he was sidelined with a concussion in November and Kaepernick stepped in.
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January 31, 2013
To this point, the Ravens and Bengals had played a turnover free game. That changed with a pick-six from Tyrod Taylor.
The backup quarterback threw a ball that Carlos Dunlap tipped in the air and returned 14 yards to the end zone.
Time is running out if the Ravens are going to win this game.
Baltimore has retaken the lead in Cincinnati. Tyrod Taylor scrambled from one yard out to give the Ravens a 14-13 lead in the fourth quarter.
The Ravens’ defense will try to hold Cincinnati from scoring.
There’s less than 12 minutes to go in the game.
The Baltimore Ravens will find themselves in a dilemma at the end of the season; what to do with quarterback Joe Flacco? Flacco is in a contract year and will surely command big money if the Ravens decide the re-sign him. The problem is that whether or not Flacco is the future of the Ravens and deserves a big contract is easily debatable. At 6-6, 245 lbs, Joe Flacco has ideal stature...
For the first time in his fledgling career, Tyrod Taylor's reign as the Ravens backup quarterback to Joe Flacco is being seriously challenged, Edward Lee of the Baltimore Sun reports, but rather than feel threatened by the presence of Curtis Painter, Taylor is embracing the test that should play out when training camp opens later this month. "There's always going to...
The Ravens went through the 2011 season with a rookie sixth-round pick, Tyrod Taylor, as their lone backup quarterback. Maybe, just maybe, they’re changing their minds and looking at more experienced quarterbacks.
According to NFL Network, the Ravens are trying out their former first-round pick Kyle Boller and former fifth-round quarterback Dennis Dixon of the Steelers on Thursday...
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch is reporting that Dennis Dixon is still an option for the Rams but he is also being pursued by the Ravens. The Ravens need a back up quarterback for Joe Flacco. The only other QB on their roster is Tyrod Taylor. While Taylor could be a capable back up he has not had a chance to show he can play in the NFL.
Dixon has started in this league. He almost...
Tyrod Taylor has learned the Baltimore Ravens playbook. He understands what it takes to be part of an NFL team, and has adjusted to being a rookie quarterback in a locker room filled with veteran leaders.
The most significant lesson he's received this year, however, is how to be patient.
Taylor was a star at Virginia Tech before the Ravens selected him in the sixth round of...
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December 07, 2011
Lost in the dominant performance by the Ravens in their 24-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns Sunday afternoon, was the fact that rookie sixth-round pick Tyrod Taylor made his regular season debut.
Taylor, the Ravens' backup quarterback, came in for one play in the first half, a two-yard run.
On that play, the Ravens split out starter Joe Flacco and let Taylor take the...