Alumni Spotlight - January 2014
Taylor Morton BS, MS
Morton is embarking on his 14th season in the National Football League and second season with the St. Louis Rams. Morton joined the Rams as Director of College Scouting in 2012 and now serves as the Director of Player Personnel, where he oversees the Rams’ collegiate and professional scouting efforts.
Before joining the Rams, Morton served 12 years in the player personnel department for the Atlanta Falcons. Prior to becoming a college scout, Morton served in pro personnel as an advance scout for the Falcons’ opponents, as well as evaluating future free agent prospects for the team. Morton joined the Falcons after coaching eight years in the college ranks including Auburn University, Hinds Community College and Pearl River Community College. He began his coaching career at Southern Miss as a student assistant, earning his BS (‘93) and MS (‘96) in Coaching/Sport Administration (now Sport Management).