Taylor Mays making things happen

Ex-USC safety has been brought along slowly, but he's already starting for the 49ers

Updated: October 11, 2010, 7:41 PM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

SAN FRANCISCO -- Taylor Mays was one of the first players to run up the stairs from the 49ers' locker room to the field at Candlestick Park on Sunday night. The 49ers were still more than two hours away from their game against the Philadelphia Eagles, a 27-24 loss that gave them their first 0-5 start in 31 years, but Mays wanted to seemingly run around every inch of the field as he bobbed his head to the music blaring from his headphones.

Mays didn't get to see much of the field three weeks ...

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