29-Year-Old Defensive Tackle – Free Agent
2017 Fantasy Football Outlook
There was no outlook written for Phil Taylor in 2017. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
2017 ADP: –
Phil Taylor Contract Information:
Signed a contract with the Redskins in January of 2017.
Taylor (quadriceps) was placed on injured reserve Saturday.
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A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.
Phil Taylor: Past News Updates ( ▲ View most recent update )
RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
There was no outlook written for Phil Taylor.
Taylor is coming off a season plagued by multiple knee surgeries, but is expected to be fully ready for 2015. However, it looks like Taylor will have to look for a job elsewhere, as the Browns released him in September following an underwhelming training camp performance along with the selection of first-round draft pick Danny Shelton.
Taylor is projected to be the Browns' starting nose tackle in 2014. Unless the new coaching regime has a drastic role change planned for the 26-year-old, he likely won't have much IDP value due to a lack of counting stats.
Taylor is a big physical player who will play a major role in the success of the Browns' defense in 2013. He'll be called upon to man the nose guard spot in the newly implemented 3-4 alignment and lead the unit's attempt to curtail the running game. He doesn't produce enough in the counting stats however to be a targeted asset in most IDP fantasy formats.
The Browns first-round pick from a year ago enjoyed a solid rookie campaign in which he started all 16 games, registered 59 tackles, four sacks, and one forced fumble. Taylor was poised to be a nice late-round selection in IDP leagues this season before tearing his pectoral muscle in workouts. His schedule for return is unknown, but he is sure to miss a large portion of the year and at best will be placed on the PUP list to start the season.