03-10-2014, 11:02 PM
Join Date: Feb 2006
Member Number: 1990
Thanked 4,761 Times in 2,038 Posts
Re: Ike Taylor's future with Pittsburgh Steelers
Originally Posted by Atlanta Dan
Ike Taylor acknowledges his future is murky
Taylor, who will be 34 in May, admitted on his weekly TribLive Radio Show Tuesday that he isn’t sure he will be back for his 12th year.
“Hopefully I am back as a Steeler in 2014,” Taylor said. “Time will tell. We will see. When you get around 33-34, they always try to find a reason not to pay you. They always … and it has been going for years.”...
“I don’t know. I am in a situation where you can say my cap is high for a veteran guy but hey, I am still a top veteran guy, I feel,” Taylor said. “You can say my play declined but I am asking where?”
According to Pro Football Focus, Taylor allowed the second most catches in the NFL with 71. He gave up 30 in 2012 albeit in four fewer games.
Taylor, who spent the majority of his career following around the opposition’s top receiver, was also relegated to the one side of the defense over the final months of the season.
... me thinks someone needs to see last seasons game films. ...burnt ? who got burnt ? that wasn't even my guy , i was defending that guy over there on the other side...
“If tyranny and oppression come to this land it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy.” ― James Madison
"When the people fear their government, there is tyranny; when the government fears the people, there is liberty." - Thomas Jefferson
"The two enemies of the people are criminals and government, so let us tie the second down with the chains of the Constitution so the second will not become the legalized version of the first." -Thomas Jefferson
"The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers." - Thomas Jefferson