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Age doesn't stop Patriots RB Taylor

The 34-year-old is leading the pack of running backs at training camp

Updated: August 12, 2010, 2:16 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- "Old Pops" made his way to the sideline after another New England Patriots training camp practice Wednesday and fittingly said his time was short. He had a chiropractor to see.

This is how it often works for 34-year-old Fred Taylor, who grinds out yards and then puts his body into the shop for maintenance.

Taylor had just finished his 22nd straight practice of training camp when he reported that his previously injured right ankle, which sidelined him for 10 games ...

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