Trent Taylor
Trent Taylor
25-Year-Old Wide ReceiverWR
San Francisco 49ers
Injury Foot
2019 Fantasy Outlook
Taylor took a step back in his sophomore campaign, recording just 215 yards and a touchdown on 16 receptions. The 25-year-old was dealing with a back injury that almost cost him the start of the season, but he was deemed healthy enough to post a couple of decent stat lines as the 49ers' primary slot receiver over the first four weeks of action. Taylor eventually lost playing time to a couple teammates - primarily Richie James in the slot - and saw his role diminish to near nothingness down the stretch. Taylor will look to maintain a slot role on the team with the help of new wide receiver coach Wes Welker, but an August foot fracture leaves the 25-year-old in danger of missing Week 1. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a four-year, $2.6 million contract with the 49ers in May of 2017.
Expected back in eight weeks
WRSan Francisco 49ers
September 20, 2019
Taylor (foot) is having some issues with the soft tissue around his Jones fracture, but the 49ers expect him to return from injured reserve after eight weeks, Nick Wagoner of reports.
An initial estimate back in August suggested Taylor might be ready at some point in September. That was always optimistic given the nature of his injury, and the team now hopes to get the slot receiver back in the mix at some point in November. Marquise Goodwin, Deebo Samuel, Richie James and Dante Pettis all have seen some inside work this season, with the 49ers opting not to use any one player in the slot on a regular basis.
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This Week's Opposing Pass Defense
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Trent Taylor's measurables compare to other wide receivers?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
5' 8"
180 lbs
40-Yard Dash
4.63 sec
Shuttle Time
4.01 sec
Cone Drill
6.74 sec
Vertical Jump
33.0 in
Broad Jump
117 in
Bench Press
13 reps
Hand Length
8.25 in
Arm Length
28.75 in
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
Taylor had a passable rookie year - 10.0 YPC, 7.2 YPT, two TDs on 60 targets out of the slot. After Jimmy Garoppolo took over, Taylor had a 92-yard receiving game and at least two catches each week. The 49ers will get Pierre Garcon back from a neck injury and drafted Dante Pettis in the second round, but the rookie figures to contribute more as a returner initially, leaving Taylor as the probable No. 3 wideout. With a full camp, Garoppolo should build on last year's success in Kyle Shanahan's system, and there should be enough production to go around between the team's various targets. At 5-8, 178, and with meager 4.63 speed, Taylor is strictly an underneath target, relying on quickness and wiggle to get open. Don't expect much in the way of big plays or red-zone work.
Despite being undersized for a possession receiver (5-8, 181), Taylor proved his naysayers wrong in his senior year at Louisiana Tech by catching 136 passes for a nation-best 1,803 yards to go along with 12 touchdowns. The rookie plays his game best under the coverage on short and quick routes, so he could quickly mesh with Brian Hoyer -- or C.J. Beathard down the road -- if and when he gets a shot to see the field. For now, consider him a developmental player until the depth chart settles around a 49ers receiving corps that is cluttered behind Pierre Garcon.
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Lands on IR
WRSan Francisco 49ers
September 20, 2019
The 49ers placed Taylor (foot) on injured reserve Friday.
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Absent from practice Wednesday
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September 18, 2019
Taylor (foot) did not practice Wednesday, Cam Inman of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
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Out for Sunday's contest
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September 13, 2019
Taylor (foot) is listed as out for Sunday's game versus the Bengals, Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
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Misses practice again
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September 12, 2019
Taylor (foot) didn't practice Thursday, Nick Wagoner of reports.
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No practice Wednesday
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September 11, 2019
Taylor (foot) didn't participate in Wednesday's practice, Nick Wagoner of reports.
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