Curtis Trishton Taylor (born July 13, 1985) is an American football safety who is currently a free agent in the National Football League (NFL). The 49ers selected him in the seventh round of the 2009 NFL Draft, despite being regarded as a top ten safety prospect. He played college football at Louisiana State University (LSU). He played high school football at Frankliinton High School in Franklinton, Louisiana.
He also played for the Oakland Raiders and Sacramento Mountain Lions.
San Francisco 49ersEdit
Taylor was drafted in the seventh round, 219th overall pick, by the San Francisco 49ers in the 2009 NFL Draft. He was released by the 49ers on September 3, 2011.
On January 5, 2012, Taylor signed a future/reserve contract with the Oakland Raiders.
Second Stint with 49ersEdit
The 49ers re-signed Taylor to the team's practice squad on December 26, 2012.
His younger brother is San Diego Chargers safety, Brandon Taylor, who was selected by the Chargers in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft after also playing for Louisiana State.