PITTSBURGH — Vol For Life Darrell Taylor was stretchered and carted off the field in the Seahawks vs. Steelers game Sunday night.
Taylor was seen moving his legs before he was stretchered off. NBC’s Michelle Tafoya confirmed on the broadcast that Taylor is moving all of his extremities.
Following the game, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said preliminary CT scans were clear and more tests would follow. A team spokesperson said Taylor will fly back to Seattle with the team.
The linebacker played for the Vols from 2015-2019 racking up 118 career tackles, 19.5 sacks and 26.5 tackles for loss. Taylor was drafted by the Seahawks in the second round of the 2020 NFL Draft.