NFL player Taylor Rapp emerges as a role model for aspiring Asian-American football players. Photo: Handout NFL player Taylor Rapp emerges as a role model for aspiring Asian-American football players. Photo: Handout
NFL player Taylor Rapp emerges as a role model for aspiring Asian-American football players. Photo: Handout

Chinese-American NFL trailblazer Taylor Rapp on being overlooked because of ethnic stereotypes

  • Los Angeles Rams safety recalls knowing ‘in the back of my mind’ he would be overlooked in scouting combines
  • Rapp wants to be a Jeremy Lin-like figurehead for athletes going through similar cultural complexes and ‘move the needle for Asians everywhere’

Topic |   NFL (National Football League)
NFL player Taylor Rapp emerges as a role model for aspiring Asian-American football players. Photo: Handout NFL player Taylor Rapp emerges as a role model for aspiring Asian-American football players. Photo: Handout
NFL player Taylor Rapp emerges as a role model for aspiring Asian-American football players. Photo: Handout
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