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Randy Moss

Moss with the Patriots in 2009
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Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1977-02-13) February 13, 1977 (age 39)
Place of birth: Charleston, West Virginia
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school: Belle (WV) DuPont
College: Marshall
NFL Draft: 1998 / Round: 1 / Pick: 21
Career history

Minnesota Vikings (1998–2004)
Oakland Raiders (2005–2006)
New England Patriots (2007–2010)
Minnesota Vikings (2010)
Tennessee Titans (2010)
San Francisco 49ers (2012)

Career highlights and awards

6× Pro Bowl (1998–2000, 2002, 2003, 2007)
4× First-team All-Pro (1998, 2000, 2003, 2007)
NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year (1998)
5× NFL receiving touchdowns leader (1998, 2000, 2003, 2007, 2009)
NFL 2000s All-Decade Team
MAC Offensive Player of the Year (1997)
Fred Biletnikoff Award (1997)
Paul Warfield Trophy (1997)
Consensus All-American (1997)

NFL records

23 receiving touchdowns in a season
17 receiving touchdowns in a rookie season

Career NFL statistics
Receptions: 982
Receiving yards: 15,292
Receiving touchdowns: 156
Player stats at NFL.com

I always forgive, but I never forget.
To all my critics, you get paid to be negative.
I try to have fun with the fans, try to have fun.
What I have done in my nine year career was just a glimpse of what I can do.
Randy Moss
I can't really have any friends. It's sad, really. It's lonely. But that's how I am.
Randy Moss
The New England Patriots have always been a special organization and I've always watched from afar.
Randy Moss
I had to get some things right in my personal life. And once I got my family on the same page, to understand who I am and what I do for a living, I asked my oldest daughter, 'What do you think about Daddy coming back?' And she said, 'I didn't think you were done. I want you to win the Super Bowl.'
Randy Moss
Well, I've learned a lot from Bill Belichick. I've said time and time again, before I got to New England, I thought I knew a lot about football. But I think he taught me a lot from A to Z. I still carry it to this day.
Randy Moss
When I got drafted by Minnesota, and I think I said this a couple weeks ago, I think I felt obligated to bring a Super Bowl to Minnesota.
Randy Moss
Ain't nothing but 10 grand. What's 10 grand to me?
I'm still overwhelmed and, at the same time, kind of star struck that I am part of this New England Patriots organization.
Randy Moss
I am a little older and understand the nature of the business – the older you get the more your skills supposedly diminish, but I think I am getting wiser in how to use my physical skills. That's the frustrating part when you put so much heart and desire into things and feel like you are not wanted.
Randy Moss
People always say that Randy Moss can't stick to the rules. Even my own rules.
Randy Moss
And it hurts as a player, that you put a lot of hard work in during the week, and at the end of the week, Sunday, when you get on the field, that's when they acknowledge about the hard work that you put in throughout the week. That's actually a disappointment.
Randy Moss
If you're asking me where my heart and where I'm happy is, I love playing with Tom Brady. I love being coached by Bill Belichick.
Randy Moss
When you're rich you don't write checks.
I love the game so much. I've been penalized. I've been fined. I have some regrets in my career. But for those four hours on Sunday, you can be free and just let it all go. Retiring had nothing to do with football; it had to do with my family.
Randy Moss
I'm from West Virginia. If you didn't know what was happening in NASCAR, you were on the outside. NASCAR is a big league sport, but it's still also country and redneck.
Randy Moss
I think I played in Lambeau maybe 14, 15 times. I've played there a lot of times. It's in the teens, double digit. I've had success on that field, won and lost.
Randy Moss
I don't know how many more times I'll be in New England again. But I leave coach Belichick and those guys with a salute: 'I love you guys. I miss you. I'm out.'
Randy Moss
It's not my fault that people don't know me. I'm going to speak my mind, no matter what the consequences are.
Randy Moss