HarperCollins Launches Marketing Blitz for Lawrence Taylor Memoir
- Taylor's Giants contract makes him highest paid. // Jet;9/24/90, Vol. 78 Issue 24, p46
Presents comments by New York Giants linebacker Lawrence Taylor after becoming the highest paid defensive player in the National Football League (NFL). He signed a three-year contract for $5 million.
- Giants' Lawrence Taylor signs $5.05 mil. pact. // Jet;5/3/93, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p47
Announces that All-Pro National Football League (NFL) linebacker Lawrence Taylor, who announced his retirement in late 1992, has signed a two-year, $5.05 million contract with the New York Giants. November 1992 injury; Why he wants to return to the Giants; Contract details.
- Twilight of a god. Lupica, Mike // Esquire;Jan1994, Vol. 121 Issue 1, p47
Profiles football player Lawrence Taylor. Contribution in giving value to the role of outside linebackers; Best game experience; Comparison of playing performance with basketball player Jackie Robinson.
- Blacks top NFL list of millionaires. // Jet;1/14/91, Vol. 79 Issue 13, p46
Lists the 47 black players in the National Football League (NFL) who earn more than $1 million a year, including: Lawrence Taylor of the New York Giants, Eric Dickerson of the Indianapolis Colts, and rookie Blair Thomas of the New York Jets.
- Flex time. // Men's Health;Oct93, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p23
Claims New York Giants linebacker Lawrence Taylor could have avoided the Achilles tendon tear he suffered in fall 1992 if he'd made a habit of stretching before games. Ronnie Barnes, Giants' head trainer, stresses the importance of stretching and tells how to do it.
- Jordan finds a giant sucker. Senna, Danzy; Peyser, Marc // Newsweek;8/2/1993, Vol. 122 Issue 5, p39
Reports that the NBA called in author Richard Esquinas to discuss an incident in his book `Michael & Me' involving a `professional football star' who owed Michael Jordan $150,000. Esquinas named New York Giant Lawrence Taylor as the `star.'
- Persuasive salesman. O'Brien, Richard; Kirshenbaum, Jerry // Sports Illustrated;9/27/93, Vol. 79 Issue 13, p14
States that New York Giant linebacker Lawrence Taylor raised more than $3000 when asked to sell cookies, candies and other goodies for his daughter Paula's school. Purchases made by George Young, Carlton Bailey and others.
- He'll be missed. King, Peter // Sports Illustrated;11/16/92, Vol. 77 Issue 21, p61
Reports on Giants football star Lawrence Taylor. Taylor's best game of his career; An experience with Rick Schulte of the Buffalo Bills; Suffers injury against the Packers; Previously announced plans to retire; May not play another game this season; His playing hurt inspired other players;...
- Giants' Taylor will quit at end of season. // Jet;10/26/92, Vol. 83 Issue 1, p50
Announces that New York Giants linebacker and All-Pro Lawrence Taylor, 33, will retire after the current season. Comments to reporters; Taylor's impact on outside linebacker position during his career; Claims that he made a mistake coming back for 1992-93 season.