Taylor, 50, smiled as he got the news saying, "I want all my boys to know back in Miami: I'll be on the practice range at 9; tee-off is ." Taylor, who played his entire career with the Giants, and professional partner Edyta Sliwinska were praised for their performance Monday, but the pair came into tonight's results show in last place, with 21 out of 30 points from judges.Judge Bruno Tonioli described their waltz as "not terrible, but it's not brilliant." Judge Len Goodman said he was "shocked" at how well the former New York Giants linebacker performed.But he has form when it comes to his dance partners, as he dated Georgia May Foote for eight months after they appeared on the show in 2015.
They were even dished out scoring paddles to mark their parish vicar, with 9s and 10s cropping up amid the flock.
Elsewhere, in Reading, Debbie Mc Gee and Giovanni Pernice were seen talking last-minute tactics taking a food break from a work out at the gym together.
It's their last weekend of freedom before the countdown begins on the Strictly Come Dancing 2017 live shows.
And so Rev Richard Coles thought he'd treat his Sunday congregation to a sneak preview, as he busted a few moves out in his church with pro partner Dianne Buswell.
Age 66 at the time, he was recovering from knee injuries and relied more on his charm to get through the competition.
Nearly half of the 2017 line-up are over 40 - namely Brian Conley (56), Charlotte Hawkins (42), Chizzy Akudolu (43), Joe Mc Fadden (41), Ruth Langsford (57), Simon Rimmer (54) and Susan Calman (42), Richard and Debbie.
Last year, actress Leslie Joseph became the oldest ever female contestant, at the age of 71.
Previous contestant Johnny Ball is the oldest man, 74 at the time; and at one point his comedy partner Tommy Cannon was tipped to overtake him when he was rumoured to be taking part this year, at the age of 78.
Viewer votes are combined with judges' scores to determine which couple is eliminated each week.
Taylor, who joked that Monday's 1960s-themed group dance was less like "Dancing With the Stars" and more like "dancing with the clowns," said appearing on the ABC show was "a great experience." He thanked the network and the show's staff "for giving me such a lovely party" and said he was "very blessed" to work with Sliwinska.
Proving that Sunday isn't a day of rest if you're a Strictly contestant, the pair looked deep in conversation as the took their time out.