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Terez Paylor Biography – Terez Paylor Wiki
Terez Paylor (Terez A. Paylor) was a senior writer for Yahoo Sports. He covered the National Football League for Yahoo Sports. He joined Yahoo Sports in 2018 after five years as The Kansas City Star’s Chiefs beat writer.
Paylor joined The Star as a sportswriter in May 2006 shortly after graduating from Howard University with a degree in print journalism. He covered high school sports from 2006 to 2012, as well as the Kansas City Brigade of the Arena Football League, progressed to the Sporting KC beat covering Major League Soccer, and then moved to Columbia, Missouri, to cover the University of Missouri athletics program for 19 months.
In 2011 and 2012, Paylor contributed to Top 10 award-winning projects for The Star, as honored by the Associated Press Sports Editors organization. In 2013, The Star promoted Paylor to the Chiefs beat, where he quickly established himself as an authoritative voice locally and nationally with stellar wall-to-wall coverage of Kansas City’s NFL team and the rest of the league. Paylor left The Star in 2018 to become the senior NFL writer for Yahoo Sports.
Terez Paylor Age
Terez Paylor was born in 1984. He died on February 9, 2021. He was 37 years old.
Terez Paylor Wife
Terez Paylor was not married. He was in a relationship with his longtime girlfriend and fiancée, Ebony Reed.
Terez Paylor Family
Terez Paylor is survived by his fiancée Ebony Reed, and his parents.
Terez Paylor Death
Terez Paylor died unexpectedly on February 9, 2021, at the age of 37. His cause of death was not immediately revealed. Ebony Reed, his longtime girlfriend and fiancée, said in the following statement to Yahoo Sports: “While we are shocked and saddened by Terez Paylor’s sudden passing, we also celebrate his extraordinary life that touched so many. Terez was an exceptional journalist whose passion for football made him a respected voice. His legacy will leave an enduring impact on sports journalism, the NFL, the Kansas City Chiefs, and their fans.
“More important, Terez was a devoted son, grandson, brother, an adoring fiancé, and a wonderful friend to so many. To know him was to love him. He will be dearly missed.”
Yahoo Sports editor-in-chief Johnny Ludden said in a statement: “We are heartbroken to learn that our friend and teammate Terez Paylor has passed away. Terez was a dogged, thoughtful reporter to many who knew him in the NFL. To us, he was a friend who always had a warm smile and a kind word. He cared deeply about this family, was passionate about his work and remained intensely proud of his Detroit and Kansas City roots. Our sympathy is with Terez’s family and everyone who knew and cared about.”
The Chiefs communications team said in a statement: “Hearing the news of Terez’s passing is heart wrenching. He was so young and full of life, he always wanted to do right by people Many of us in the Chiefs organization had the opportunity over the years to build a friendship with him, including our players, coaches and staff, and he was an incredible person with the right attitude and integrity.
“He took a lot of pride in his stories, was always deep into the Xs and Os and film study, and we all had a chance to enjoy those conversations with him. Beyond that, he was always quick to ask about your family and took a genuine caring interest in the answer you were giving. He was a true professional and a great man with a bright future ahead of him. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, and to Terez, you’re a permanent member of our ‘All-Juice’ team.”
Terez Paylor Cause of Death
Terez Paylor’s cause of death was not revealed.
Terez Paylor Net Worth
Terez Paylor’s net worth was unclear.
Terez Paylor Instagram
You can find Terez Paylor on Instagram (terez_paylor) and Twitter (@TerezPaylor).