American Football Database
Bruce Taylor
No. 44     
Personal information
Date of birth: (1948-05-28) May 28, 1948 (age 73)
Place of birth: Perth Amboy, New Jersey
Career information
College: Boston
NFL Draft: 1970 / Round: 1 / Pick: 17
Debuted in 1970 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1977 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Interceptions     18
INT yards     201
Games     109
Stats at
College Football Hall of Fame

Bruce Lawrence Taylor (born May 28, 1948 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey) is a former professional American football player who was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the 1st round of the 1970 NFL Draft. A 6'0", 184 lbs. cornerback from Boston University, Taylor played in eight NFL seasons and spent his entire career with the 49ers from 1970-1977. He went to the Pro Bowl after the 1971 season. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1997.

Taylor graduated in 1966 from Perth Amboy High School.[1]


Preceded by
Joe Greene
Defensive Rookie of the Year
Succeeded by
Isiah Robertson