Joseph Taylor, who retired as head football coach at Florida A &M University in November, is currently doing a book tour to promote “The Making of a Champion: Success Is an Inconvenience,” his autobiography.

Taylor, the 15th coach at FAMU, had headed teams for 40 years. A native of Washington D.C., he is married and has two grown sons. His career record stands at 233-96-4, according to media reports.