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  • Thu., Jul. 24, 2014 1:20 PM - 3:30 PM EDT Training Camp Practice Practice sessions will be open to the public throughout training camp (July 22-Aug. 19). Limited seating is provided alongside the practice fields. Restroom facilities concession stands and a free kid’s activity area will also be available. A different position group of Giants players will sign autographs for fans each other day following practice. PLEASE NOTE: In the event of inclement weather, (including rain, thunderstorms and extreme heat) practices will be moved indoors and will be closed to the public.
    Parking Lots open 60 minutes prior to practice.
  • Fri., Jul. 25, 2014 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Live Big Blue Kickoff Live

    Big Blue Kickoff Live is the Giants only web radio show and is the perfect way to start your morning if you’re a Giants fan. Every weekday at 9:30AM, our hosts talk for sixty minutes about the latest Giants news and take your calls about the Big Blue. John Schmeelk, Lance Medow, Anita Marks and Paul Dottino are joined by special guests, break down each week’s game, and get your opinion on the New York Giants. Participate by calling in at 201-939-4513 or by sending questions to #giantschat

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  • Fri., Jul. 25, 2014 1:20 PM - 3:30 PM EDT Training Camp Practice Practice sessions will be open to the public throughout training camp (July 22-Aug. 19). Limited seating is provided alongside the practice fields. Restroom facilities concession stands and a free kid’s activity area will also be available. A different position group of Giants players will sign autographs for fans each other day following practice. PLEASE NOTE: In the event of inclement weather, (including rain, thunderstorms and extreme heat) practices will be moved indoors and will be closed to the public.
    Parking Lots open 60 minutes prior to practice.
  • Sun., Jul. 27, 2014 1:20 PM - 3:30 PM EDT Training Camp Practice Practice sessions will be open to the public throughout training camp (July 22-Aug. 19). Limited seating is provided alongside the practice fields. Restroom facilities concession stands and a free kid’s activity area will also be available. A different position group of Giants players will sign autographs for fans each other day following practice. PLEASE NOTE: In the event of inclement weather, (including rain, thunderstorms and extreme heat) practices will be moved indoors and will be closed to the public.
    Parking Lots open 60 minutes prior to practice.
  • Mon., Jul. 28, 2014 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Live Big Blue Kickoff Live

    Big Blue Kickoff Live is the Giants only web radio show and is the perfect way to start your morning if you’re a Giants fan. Every weekday at 9:30AM, our hosts talk for sixty minutes about the latest Giants news and take your calls about the Big Blue. John Schmeelk, Lance Medow, Anita Marks and Paul Dottino are joined by special guests, break down each week’s game, and get your opinion on the New York Giants. Participate by calling in at 201-939-4513 or by sending questions to #giantschat

    CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW

     
  • Mon., Jul. 28, 2014 1:20 PM - 3:30 PM EDT Training Camp Practice Practice sessions will be open to the public throughout training camp (July 22-Aug. 19). Limited seating is provided alongside the practice fields. Restroom facilities concession stands and a free kid’s activity area will also be available. A different position group of Giants players will sign autographs for fans each other day following practice. PLEASE NOTE: In the event of inclement weather, (including rain, thunderstorms and extreme heat) practices will be moved indoors and will be closed to the public.
    Parking Lots open 60 minutes prior to practice.
  • Tue., Jul. 29, 2014 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Live Big Blue Kickoff Live

    Big Blue Kickoff Live is the Giants only web radio show and is the perfect way to start your morning if you’re a Giants fan. Every weekday at 9:30AM, our hosts talk for sixty minutes about the latest Giants news and take your calls about the Big Blue. John Schmeelk, Lance Medow, Anita Marks and Paul Dottino are joined by special guests, break down each week’s game, and get your opinion on the New York Giants. Participate by calling in at 201-939-4513 or by sending questions to #giantschat

    CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW

     
  • Tue., Jul. 29, 2014 1:20 PM - 3:30 PM EDT Training Camp Practice Practice sessions will be open to the public throughout training camp (July 22-Aug. 19). Limited seating is provided alongside the practice fields. Restroom facilities concession stands and a free kid’s activity area will also be available. A different position group of Giants players will sign autographs for fans each other day following practice. PLEASE NOTE: In the event of inclement weather, (including rain, thunderstorms and extreme heat) practices will be moved indoors and will be closed to the public.
    Parking Lots open 60 minutes prior to practice.
  • Wed., Jul. 30, 2014 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Live Big Blue Kickoff Live

    Big Blue Kickoff Live is the Giants only web radio show and is the perfect way to start your morning if you’re a Giants fan. Every weekday at 9:30AM, our hosts talk for sixty minutes about the latest Giants news and take your calls about the Big Blue. John Schmeelk, Lance Medow, Anita Marks and Paul Dottino are joined by special guests, break down each week’s game, and get your opinion on the New York Giants. Participate by calling in at 201-939-4513 or by sending questions to #giantschat

    CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW

     
  • Thu., Jul. 31, 2014 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Live Big Blue Kickoff Live

    Big Blue Kickoff Live is the Giants only web radio show and is the perfect way to start your morning if you’re a Giants fan. Every weekday at 9:30AM, our hosts talk for sixty minutes about the latest Giants news and take your calls about the Big Blue. John Schmeelk, Lance Medow, Anita Marks and Paul Dottino are joined by special guests, break down each week’s game, and get your opinion on the New York Giants. Participate by calling in at 201-939-4513 or by sending questions to #giantschat

    CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW

     
  • Thu., Jul. 31, 2014 1:20 PM - 3:30 PM EDT Training Camp Practice Practice sessions will be open to the public throughout training camp (July 22-Aug. 19). Limited seating is provided alongside the practice fields. Restroom facilities concession stands and a free kid’s activity area will also be available. A different position group of Giants players will sign autographs for fans each other day following practice. PLEASE NOTE: In the event of inclement weather, (including rain, thunderstorms and extreme heat) practices will be moved indoors and will be closed to the public.
    Parking Lots open 60 minutes prior to practice.
  • Fri., Aug. 01, 2014 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Live Big Blue Kickoff Live

    Big Blue Kickoff Live is the Giants only web radio show and is the perfect way to start your morning if you’re a Giants fan. Every weekday at 9:30AM, our hosts talk for sixty minutes about the latest Giants news and take your calls about the Big Blue. John Schmeelk, Lance Medow, Anita Marks and Paul Dottino are joined by special guests, break down each week’s game, and get your opinion on the New York Giants. Participate by calling in at 201-939-4513 or by sending questions to #giantschat

    CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW

     
  • Fri., Aug. 01, 2014 1:20 PM - 3:30 PM EDT Training Camp Practice Practice sessions will be open to the public throughout training camp (July 22-Aug. 19). Limited seating is provided alongside the practice fields. Restroom facilities concession stands and a free kid’s activity area will also be available. A different position group of Giants players will sign autographs for fans each other day following practice. PLEASE NOTE: In the event of inclement weather, (including rain, thunderstorms and extreme heat) practices will be moved indoors and will be closed to the public.
    Parking Lots open 60 minutes prior to practice.
  • Mon., Aug. 04, 2014 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Live Big Blue Kickoff Live

    Big Blue Kickoff Live is the Giants only web radio show and is the perfect way to start your morning if you’re a Giants fan. Every weekday at 9:30AM, our hosts talk for sixty minutes about the latest Giants news and take your calls about the Big Blue. John Schmeelk, Lance Medow, Anita Marks and Paul Dottino are joined by special guests, break down each week’s game, and get your opinion on the New York Giants. Participate by calling in at 201-939-4513 or by sending questions to #giantschat

    CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW

     
SPOTLIGHT:
Cooper Taylor
S #30
Height:
6-4
Weight:
228
Age:
24
College:
Richmond
Hometown:
Atlanta, GA
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2013):

TCKL
4
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
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Biography

TRANSACTIONS:
- Originally a 5th round (152nd pick overall) draft choice the by the Giants in 2013.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
- As a rookie in 2013, Taylor played in 10 games…Was inactive for 3 games with a shoulder injury, 2 more with a hamstring injury and missed the season finale vs. Washington (12/29) after being placed on injured reserve Christmas Day

TRANSACTIONS:
- Originally a 5th round (152nd pick overall) draft choice the by the Giants in 2013.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
- As a rookie in 2013, Taylor played in 10 games…Was inactive for 3 games with a shoulder injury, 2 more with a hamstring injury and missed the season finale vs. Washington (12/29) after being placed on injured reserve Christmas Day…Played almost exclusively on special teams, where he had 4 tackles and a recovery for a blocked punt that he returned for a touchdown…Made his NFL debut at safety and on special teams at Dallas (9/8)…Injured his shoulder in the 3rd quarter at Carolina (9/22) and did not play at Kansas City (9/29), at Chicago (10/10) and vs. Minnesota (10/21)…Recorded his 1st special teams tackle at Philadelphia (10/27)…Had 1 special teams tackle and scored a touchdown when he scooped up the ball after Damontre Moore blocked Marquette King’s punt vs. Oakland (11/10)…Tallied special teams tackles vs. Dallas (11/24) and at Washington (12/1)…Injured his hamstring at San Diego (12/8) and was inactive for 2 games before going on I.R.

COLLEGE:
- Taylor played at Georgia Tech and then Richmond…Began his career at Georgia Tech (2008-10), where he played in 20 games with 7 starts and collected 90 tackles (54 solo), 2 forced fumbles and 2 interceptions for 28 yards in returns…Transferred to Richmond (2011-12), where he started all 18 games in which he played and recorded 141 tackles (65 solo) with 1.5 sacks for minus 14 yards and 6.5 stops for losses…Forced 4 fumbles, deflected 12 passes and had 5 interceptions for 99 yards in returns, including 1 touchdown…Also saw brief action on offense, gaining 6 yards on 5 carries…For his career, Taylor played in 38 games with 25 starts and was credited with 231 tackles (119 solo), 1.5 sacks, 6.5 tackles-for-loss, 6 pressures, 6 forced fumbles, 14 pass break-ups and 7 interceptions that he returned for 127 yards….In 2012, started each of the last 10 games and earned All-America 1st-team honors from the Associated Press and was an All-Colonial Athletic Association 1st-team choice… Finished 3rd on the team with a career-high 78 tackles (45 solo) that included 1.5 sacks and 5 stops for losses…In 2011, he started the team’s first 8 games, recording 63 tackles (20 solo) with 1.5 stops for losses, a forced fumble, a 44-yard interception return, a QB pressure and 3 pass deflections…In 2010, Taylor played in 4 games with 1 start at Georgia Tech…Started the season-opener vs. South Carolina State, missed the next 2 games before returning for limited action vs. North Carolina State, Wake Forest and Virginia…Finished with 5 tackles…In 2009, Taylor took over free safety duties at Georgia Tech, starting the first 3 games before he was diagnosed with Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, which is characterized by abnormal electrical pathways in the heart. The illness was discovered when trainers saw that he had an extremely high heartbeat in the game vs. Miami on Sept. 17. Taylor missed the rest of the season and underwent a surgical procedure in November…Posted 16 tackles (7 solo), including 6 vs. Jacksonville State and 8 more with an interception vs. Clemson…In 2008, played in 13 games with 3 starts and was named Freshman All-America honorable mention by College Football News…Started at free safety vs. Florida State and Georgia and at nickel back vs. Miami…Finished 2nd on the team with 69 tackles (45 solo), 2 forced fumbles and an interception.

OFF-THE-FIELD ACTIVITY:
- Attended the Giants annual Big Blue BBQ benefiting Hackensack University Medical Center…A member of the Muscular Dystrophy’s “Muscle Team,” he attended their annual fundraiser dinner…Attended the Rookie Halloween Party at Hackensack University Medical Center, dressing in costume and visiting the pediatric patients…Attended the Jay Fund’s Annual Champions for Children’s Gala in New York City.

PERSONAL:
- Business Administration and Management major, earning academic honors with a 3.63 grade point average…Son of former Georgia Tech quarterback Jim Bob Taylor, who went on to play for the Baltimore Colts in 1983 after being selected in the 11th round of the draft…Attended Marist School in Atlanta, where he was a 2-time all-state and all-county selection…Earned 3 varsity letters in football…Played a variety of positions on the prep level, including wide receiver, free safety, running back and quarterback…Led his team to the state championship game and a regional championship in 2006, as he broke the school single-season interception record that year.

Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 4 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2013 NYG 10 0 4 3 1 0.0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 @DAL L 31-36 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 DEN L 23-41 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 @CAR L 0-38 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
4 @KC L 7-31 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 PHI L 21-36 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 @CHI L 21-27 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
7 MIN W 23-7 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
8 @PHI W 15-7 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
10 OAK W 24-20 1 1 0 -- 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
11 GB W 27-13 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 DAL L 21-24 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
13 @WAS W 24-17 1 0 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
14 @SD L 14-37 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
15 SEA L 0-23 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 @DET W 23-20 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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