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24 Ike Taylor CB
Height/Weight: 6-2/195 | Birthdate: 5/5/1980 | Birthplace: New Orleans, LA, USA | Team: Pittsburgh | College: Louisiana-Lafayette | NFL Experience: 12 | Owned/Started%: 1/0
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Steelers without Ike Taylor, Troy Polamalu for Sunday against Chiefs


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(12/21/2014) The Steelers will be without starting cornerback Ike Taylor and safety Troy Polamalu for Sunday's game against the Chiefs. 

Taylor has been dealing with a shoulder injury that also caused him to miss Week 15's game against the Falcons. Polamalu, who is dealing with a knee injury, has 61 tackles and one forced fumble in 2014. 

Other inactives for Pittsburgh include: quarterback Landry Jones, wide receiver Justin Brown, defensive end Clifton Geathers, offensive lineman Chris Hubbard, and tight end Matt Spaeth.


Steelers' Troy Polamalu doubtful to play Sunday vs. Chiefs


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(12/19/2014) The Steelers released their final injury report for Week 16’s game against the Chiefs and safety Troy Polamalu (knee) is listed as doubtful.

Cornerback Ike Taylor (shoulder) is also listed as doubtful. Tight end Matt Spaeth (elbow) is the only player listed as questionable.

The following players are listed as probable: William Gay, Marcus Gilbert, James Harrison, Steve McLendon, Heath Miller, Mike Mitchell, Maurkice Pouncey, Ben Roethlisberger and Markus Wheaton.

The Steelers are 3-point favorites.


Steelers CB Ike Taylor a no-go Sunday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(12/14/2014) As expected, Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor has been given the thumbs-down for the Week 15 game against Atlanta with a shoulder injury that had him listed as doubtful.


Steelers list Ike Taylor as doubtful, James Harrison questionable


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(12/12/2014) The Steelers have listed corner back Ike Taylor as doubtful for Sunday's game against the Falcons. Taylor, who left last week's game against the Bengals with a forearm injury, was unable to practice most of the week. 

Linebacker James Harrison , who missed last week's game with a knee injury, is questionable. 

The following players are probable for Pittsburgh: Ben Roethlisberger, William Gay, Marcus Gilbert, Cameron Heyward, Heath Miller and Maurkice Pouncey.


Steelers not sold on CB Ike Taylor as starter, even if healthy


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(12/9/2014) Steelers coach Mike Tomlin did not commit to cornerback Ike Taylor as his Week 15 starter, even if Taylor recovers from his multiple injuries, reports the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Taylor pulled himself from the Week 14 win over the Bengals with shoulder and knee injuries.

Taylor missed eight games after breaking his arm Sept. 21. The 34-year-old has been burned routinely when he's played this year.

Pittsburgh visits Atlanta on Sunday.


Steelers plan to monitor injuries to Harrison, Taylor, Gilbert


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(12/9/2014) Steelers coach Mike Tomlin told reporters Tuesday the team will monitor how James Harrison (knee), Ike Taylor (forearm) and Marcus Gilbert (ankle) react to their aliments in practice this week before determining their playing status.

Of the three, only Taylor was able to play during Week 14’s victory over the Bengals. The Steelers play at Atlanta Sunday.


Polamalu, Taylor, Shazier among Steelers' probables for Week 14


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(12/5/2014) Steelers tackle Marcus Gilbert (ankle) was unable to practice and received the thumbs-down for Week 14 against Cincinnati. Gilbert was the only player on Pittsburgh's final injury report ruled out for Sunday. Linebacker James Harrison (knee) also missed practice all week and is unlikely to play. He was ruled as doubtful.

Nose tackle Steve McLendon (shoulder) was the only player on the report designated as questionable, while cornerback Cortez Allen (thumb), cornerback Brice McCain (hamstring), tight end Heath Miller (rest), safety Troy Polamalu (illness), quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (rest), linebacker Ryan Shazier (ankle) and cornerback Ike Taylor (shoulder) were deemed probable.


Steelers return Polamalu, Taylor back to defense for Week13


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(11/30/2014) The Steelers will see defensive starters Troy Polamalu and Ike Taylor return to action in Week 13. It will be Polamalu's first game back since week 11 when he injured his knee. 

It will be Taylor's first game back since Week 3 against the Panthers when he injured his forearm. 


Two questionable, two out for Steelers in Week 13


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(11/28/2014) Steelers tackle Marcus Gilbert and linebacker Ryan Shazier have both been designated as questionable for the Sunday game against New Orleans. Meanwhile cornerback Cortez Allen (thumb) and nose tackle Steve McLendon have been ruled out.

The rest of those placed on the Friday injury report are probable. That group includes wide receiver Martavis Bryant (illness), cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm) and safety Shamarko Thomas (hamstring).


Steelers CB Ike Taylor relieved now that he's back


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(11/26/2014) Steelers veteran cornerback Ike Taylor has admitted at getting antsy over when he would return to action after missing eight games to a broken forearm. He is back at practice and should play Sunday against New Orleans.

"The first thing I thought about was how long until I get back," Taylor told the team website. "The first thing I asked the doctors was about the two long plates in my arm. He said you just broke your forearm, what do you know about the plates? I am not a doctor, but I stayed at a Holiday Inn. At the same time that is how it is. That's my mind frame, how long it's going to take to get back."

Taylor added, however, that he never feared the injury was career-threatening.


Steelers expect Troy Polamalu, Ike Taylor to return vs. Saints


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(11/25/2014) Steelers coach Mike Tomlin told reporters he's not expecting any issues in terms of safety Troy Polamalu (knee) playing Sunday against New Orleans. Tomlin also included cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm), who is on track to return to the starting lineup Week 13, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Steelers expect to have Polamalu, Taylor, Shazier back Week 13


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(11/25/2014) The Steelers are expecting to have Troy Polamalu (knee), linebacker Ryan Shazier (ankle) and cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm) back in the starting lineup for Week 13 against New Orleans, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. All three defensive players sat out Week 11 against Tennessee but have had an extra week of rest with a Week 12 bye.

Steelers CB Ike Taylor gets the green light for Week 13


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(11/24/2014) Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor told reporters he was given the green light by a medical staff to return to the starting lineup Week 13 against the Saints, per the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Taylor missed the previous eight games with a forearm injury.

Steelers announce MNF Inactives


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(11/17/2014) The Steelers declared safety Troy Polamalu (knee), linebacker Ryan Shazier (ankle), cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm), nose tackle Steve McLendon (shoulder), safety Shamarko Thomas (hamstring), quarterback Landry Jones and guard Chris Hubbard inactive for Monday's game at Tennessee.

Five Steelers miss practice


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(11/13/2014) The Steelers reported Brett Keisel, Steve McLendon, Arthur Moats, Troy Polamalu, and Ryan Shazier did not participate in Thursday’s practice, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.

Ike Taylor and Shamarko Thomas were limited participants.


Steelers rule out Troy Polamalu, two others for MNF


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(11/11/2014) Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said safety Troy Polamalu (knee), linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee) and cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm) won't play Monday night at Tennessee, reports the team's website.

Handful of Steelers out Sunday with injuries


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(11/9/2014) As expected, several key Steelers have been ruled out for the Sunday game against the Jets with injuries, including cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm), safety Troy Polamalu (knee) and linebacker Ryan Shazier (ankle). Also injured and out are safeties Shamarko Thomas and Ross Ventrone, both with hamstring ailments.

Guard Chris Hubbard and quarterback Landry Jones are the lone healthy scratches.


Five ruled out by Steelers for Sunday game


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(11/7/2014) Safety Ross Ventrone (hamstring) has been added to the list of Steelers who have been ruled out for the Sunday game against the host Jets. He was limited in the last two practices.

Already deemed out were fellow safeties Shamarko Thomas (hamstring), Troy Polamalu (knee), linebacker Ryan Shazier (ankle) and cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm).

The injury-related probables are linebacker Jason Worilds (abdomen) and wideout Darrius Heyward-Bey (hamstring).


Steelers list Week 9 inactives vs. Ravens


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(11/2/2014) The Steelers have listed the following players as inactive for Sunday night's Week 9 matchup with the Ravens: cornerbacks Ike Taylor (forearm) and B.W. Webb, safety Ross Ventrone (hamstring), quarterback Landry Jones, nose tackle Dan McCullers, guard Christopher Hubbard and wide receiver Justin Brown.

Both Taylor and Ventrone had been ruled out on the team's final injury report of the week, so their absence is not a surprise. All nine players listed as probable to play are active for Sunday's game.


Steelers head into Week 9 relatively healthy


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(10/31/2014) The Steelers listed 10 players on their final injury report leading up to Week 9 against the Ravens.
Ike Taylor (forearm) and Ross Ventrone (hamstring) were both ruled out.

Marcus Gilbert (concussion), Mike Mitchell (groin), Ryan Shazier (knee), Matt Spaeth (hamstring), Shamarko Thomas (hamstring), Brett Keisel (rest), Heath Miller (rest) and Troy Polamalu (rest) were all deemed probable for Sunday.


Four injured Steelers placed on inactive list for Sunday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(10/26/2014) Three injured Steelers defenders have been ruled out for the Sunday game against Indianapolis. They are nose tackle Steve McLendon (shoulder), cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm) and safety Shamarko Thomas (hamstring). Tackle Marcus Gilbert (concussion) is also sidelined.

The healthy scratches are quarterback Landry Jones, wideout Justin Brown and cornerback B.W. Webb.


Three Steelers ruled out Week 8


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(10/24/2014) The Steelers have officially ruled out Steve McLendon (shoulder), Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) and Ike Taylor (forearm) for Week 8 at home against Indianapolis. Marcus Gilbert has yet to pass the league's concussion protocol and was labeled doubtful for Sunday.

Meanwhile, Ryan Shazier (knee), Brett Keisel (rest), Mike Mitchell (rest) and Troy Polamalu (rest) were all deemed probable.


Steelers announce inactives for MNF


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(10/20/2014) The Steelers declared cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm), linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee), safety Shamarko Thomas (hamstring), nose tackle Steve McLendon (shoulder), quarterback Landry Jones, guard Christopher Hubbard and wideout Justin Brown inactive for Monday's game against the Texans.

Brett Keisel, Mike Mitchell probable on Steelers Week 7 injury report


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(10/18/2014) Steelers defensive end Brett Keisel (knee) and safety Mike Mitchell (knee) practiced Saturday and are listed as probable on the team's final injury report for Monday night's matchup with the Texans.

Linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee) was limited Saturday and is listed as questionable to play Monday. Safety Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) will join Steve McLendon (shoulder) and Ike Taylor (forearm) on the inactive list, as all have been listed as out for Week 7.


Defensive trio likely inactive for Steelers on Monday


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(10/17/2014) Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm), nose tackle Steve McLendon (shoulder) and linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee) appear destined to be inactive for the Monday night game against Houston. Taylor and McLendon have not practiced this week while Shazier has been limited.