Jamar Taylor (born September 29, 1990) is an American football cornerback for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). Taylor was born in San Diego, California. He attended Helix High School in La Mesa, California, and played high school football for the Helix Highlanders. He played college football at Boise State from 2008-2012. Taylor was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft. In 2016 Taylor was traded to the Cleveland Browns and in 2018 was traded to the Arizona Cardinals.
Taylor is married to college sweet heart Mackenzie Taylor. In 2018, Taylor and his wife had a Daughter.
In college, where Taylor attended the Boise State University, he played for the Boise State Broncos football team. During his college career, he had 132 tackles, seven interceptions and four sacks. As a senior in 2012, he was a first-team All-Mountain West Conference (MWC) selection.
Taylor was selected by the Miami Dolphins in the second round, with the 53rd overall pick, of the 2013 NFL Draft. On May 21, 2013.
On April 30, 2016, Taylor was traded to the Cleveland Browns along with the 250th pick in the 2016 NFL Draft for the Browns' 223rd pick in the same draft. Now Taylor plays as a starting cornerback for the Browns wearing number 21.
On May 18, 2018, Taylor was traded to the Arizona Cardinals