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Johnathan Taylor partially paralyzed

Updated: April 14, 2011, 5:42 PM ET
By Mark Schlabach | ESPN.com

ATHENS, Ga. -- University of Georgia outfielder Johnathan Taylor, who broke his neck when he collided with a teammate in a March 6 game against Florida State, is paralyzed from the waist down but showing signs of improvement, his doctors said Thursday.

Dr. Donald Peck Leslie, medical director of the Shepherd Center in Atlanta, said Taylor is breathing on his own and has some use of his upper extremities. Taylor, a junior from Acworth, Ga., has no feeling in his legs or his fingers. ...

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