Editor's note: We're republishing the Sports Uncovered series to honor the 2020 anniversary of Taylor's tragic death.
Sports Uncovered is weekly anthology series that explores the stories that took the national sports world by storm by providing never before known facts and new perspectives.
As we mark the anniversary of Sean Taylor tragic death, the safety's impact on the game and current players is still seen across the league
In this episode of Sports Uncovered, NBC Sports Washington shares untold stories that explain how those close to Taylor reacted to his death and why the NFL's biggest stars revere Taylor and continue to model their game after him.
The episode features current Redskins safety Landon Collins, Hall of Fame head coach Joe Gibbs, Sean Taylor's agent Drew Rosenhaus and three-time Pro Bowl linebacker Jonathan Vilma.