Taylor trying to dodge injury concerns

August 17, 2002
By Len Pasquarelli
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- With most people, you never know what will strike a nerve. A seemingly innocent word or deed can sometimes fire the synapses, perhaps even send a person over the edge.

And then there is Fred Taylor, the superb but frequently infirm Jacksonville Jaguars tailback, and a player whose hot button has been pushed a few too many times. Blurt out even the first syllable of the word Taylor despises the most -- injury -- and it is the equivalent of stripping off his skin and ...

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