Jay Moore
No. 44     Omaha Nighthawks
Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1983-08-16) August 16, 1983 (age 37)
Place of birth: Elkhorn, Nebraska
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 256 lb (116 kg)
Career information
College: Nebraska
NFL Draft: 2007 / Round: 4 / Pick: 104
Debuted in 2010 for the Omaha Nighthawks
Career history
* San Francisco 49ers ( 2007 2009)*
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2009
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Jay Moore (born August 16, 1983 in Elkhorn, Nebraska) is an American football defensive end for the Omaha Nighthawks of the United Football League. He was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth round in the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football for the Nebraska Cornhuskers.

Moore has also been a member of the St. Louis Rams and Tennessee Titans.

Early careerEdit

Moore attended Elkhorn High School in Elkhorn, Nebraska. In High School Moore played tailback and defensive end. He was a member of the Omaha World-Herald’s Super Six team, Moore registered 92 carries for 822 yards (8.9 avg) and scored 16 touchdowns in five games. He rushed for 1,742 yards and 31 touchdowns (8.8 avg) in 2000

College careerEdit

In 37 games at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln of which he played in, 30 were games that he was a starter. He had 103 tackles, 12 sacks, 8 passes defensed, four forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries, and one interception. His 38 career tackles behind the line of scrimmage tied Mike Rucker (1995–99) for sixth on the University of Nebraska’s all-time record list.

Professional careerEdit

Pre-draft measureablesEdit

Pre-draft measureables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP Wonderlic
6 ft 4¾ in 274 lb 4.74 s 1.59 s 2.70 s 4.35 s 7.19 s 34 in 9 ft 10 in 26 rep

San Francisco 49ersEdit

On September 1, 2007, Moore was placed on the San Francisco 49ers' injured reserve list[1] after suffering a severe high-ankle sprain in the final game of the pre-season.

Moore is recovered from the high ankle sprain that cost him his whole rookie year.[2]

St. Louis RamsEdit

Moore was signed to the St. Louis Rams practice squad on September 30, 2009.

Tennessee TitansEdit

After his contract with the Rams expired at the end of the season, Moore signed a future contract with the Tennessee Titans on January 13, 2010. He was cut on July 9, 2010.

Dallas CowboysEdit

Moore agreed to sign with Dallas on July 23, 2010.[3] However, the next day, he decided that he did not want to play football and backed out of the deal. He was never officially signed.


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