Kerry Taylor is a Defensive Assistant Coach for the Mass Effect football team.

Kerry Taylor is a native of Mansfield, MA and a current resident of Cumberland, Rhode Island. Taylor played Tight End for the University of Massachusetts (Amherst), where he was a unanimous 1st team All-American and captained the Minutemen to their first Div. 1-AA National Championship in 1998. After UMass, Taylor went on to play in the NFL for the Detroit Lions and New England Patriots, then spent some time in the original XFL playing for the LA Xtreme. He then made his way into the Arena Football League, playing for the New York Dragons and Arizona Rattlers

Taylor has served as a coach at Mansfield High School for 14 years and has also coached at the semi-pro level. He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning specialist and runs his fitness facility, 212 Health and Performance in Rumford, RI, which he has owned for over ten years.

Kerry has extensive experience as a professional football player as well as in fitness, personal athletics, training, and coaching, and will be a tremendous asset to the Mass Effect football organization.