Saunders Taylor
Biographical details
Born(1875-02-23)February 23, 1875
Norfolk, Virginia
Alma materUniversity of Virginia
Playing career
Accomplishments and honors
Southern (1894)
All-Southern (1895)

John Saunders Taylor (February 23, 1875 – 1958) was a college football player and coach as well as an attorney.

Early yearsEdit

He was born on February 23, 1875 in Norfolk, Virginia,[1] the son of Walter Herron Taylor.[2]

Johns HopkinsEdit

Taylor attended Johns Hopkins University and received a degree in electrical engineering.[3] He played football and baseball.

University of VirginiaEdit

He then attended the University of Virginia, where he was one of the school's great quarterbacks.[4]


Taylor was selected All-Southern for his one season of work in 1894.[5]

Coaching careerEdit

He assisted his alma mater and Arlie C. Jones at V. P. I.[6]


External linksEdit

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