Taft has had a proud, and tradition rich football program for decades. The Toreadors have made 7 CIF Los Angeles City Section Championship Appearances 1992, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2001, 2002, 2005. Taft has produced over 100 All-City Players, and countless players have earned college football scholarships – dozens of which have been at the Division 1 level. 6 Taft players have graduated to have NFL careers, including Los Angeles Rams Head Coach Jeff Fisher, and Super Bowl Champions Steve & Malcolm Smith and most currently New Orleans Saints Wide Receiver Michael Thomas. Several others have played at the professional level from Arena League to the CFL.