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Alabama drops Jonathan Taylor from team after domestic-violence arrest
Alabama drops Jonathan Taylor from team after domestic-violence arrest

Alabama football Coach Nick Saban dismissed Jonathan Taylor from the team Sunday, hours after the defensive tackle was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence for the second time in less than a year. Taylor was arrested by Tuscaloosa, Ala., police Saturday after a woman reported she was assaulted by the 6-foot-4, 330-pound junior. Police reported that the 24-year-old woman, who said she was Taylor's girlfriend, had injuries to her neck. Taylor, 21, was charged with third-degree assault and domestic violence and third-degree criminal mischief. He was being held in Tuscaloosa County Jail on $1,000 bond early Sunday. Taylor signed with Alabama in January, about...

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