Moore on USC's traditional pregame walk to the stadium
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|Date of birth:October 25, 1986|
|Place of birth: West Germany|
|College: Southern California|
|NFL Draft: 2009 / Round: 4 / Pick: 117|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Tampa Bay Buccaneers ( 2009− 2010)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|*College awards and honors|
Kyle Moore (born October 25, 1986) is a former American football defensive end. He was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the fourth round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He played college football at the University of Southern California. He has also been a member of the Detroit Lions, Buffalo Bills and Chicago Bears.
Early years Edit
An army brat born in Germany, Moore attended Houston County High School in Warner Robins, Georgia, where he was named Georgia Class 5A Defensive Player of the Year as a senior defensive lineman. He had 93 tackles, 22 sacks, 18 deflections, 8 forced fumbles, 2 fumble recoveries and 1 blocked punt (for a touchdown) in 2004.
As a junior in 2003, he made All-Middle Georgia, All-Region and All-County while getting 110 tackles, 23 tackles for loss and 15 sacks. Moore was rated a Four-Star recruit and chose USC over Miami.
College career Edit
At USC, Moore served as a backup defensive end as a true freshman and sophomore. In 2007, he did a solid job while starting at defensive end, recording 35 tackles, including 3.5 for losses of 29 yards (with 2 sacks for 20 yards), plus 2 interceptions that he returned 38 yards (19.0 avg.), 5 deflections, 1 forced fumble and 1 fumble recovery.
In 2008 Moore had arthroscopic surgery on his knee prior to 2008 spring practice, which limited him in spring drills. He started at defensive end alongside Everson Griffen.
College awards and honors Edit
Professional career Edit
|Height||Weight||40-yard dash||10-yard split||20-yard split||20 ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP||Wonderlic|
|6-6 *||270 *||4.82 *||1.70 *||2.80 *||4.48 *||7.40 *||30½" *||8'09" *||22 *||20 *|
|* represents NFL Combine|
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Edit
Moore was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the fourth round (117th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft. Played in 15 games in 2 years due to injuries. Started 7 career games as a Buccaneer. He was released on September 2, 2011.
Buffalo Bills Edit
Chicago Bears Edit
Toronto Argonauts Edit
- ↑ Ted Miller, Pac-10 NFL combine invitees Script error, ESPN.com, February 2, 2009, Accessed February 2, 2009.
- ↑ Associated Press (2013-04-09). "Bears sign Fluellen, Moore, Boggs". Yahoo! Sports. Archived from the original on 2013-04-13. https://web.archive.org/web/20130413031518/http://sports.yahoo.com/news/bears-sign-fluellen-moore-boggs-012224193--nfl.html. Retrieved 2013-04-09.
- ↑ Mayer, Larry (2013-08-25). "Bears waive 14 players; roster now stands at 76". Chicago Bears. http://www.chicagobears.com/news/article-1/Bears-waive-14-players-roster-now-stands-at-76/6d1c271a-b4db-42ae-9902-c75b064637bd. Retrieved 2013-08-25.
- ↑ ARGOS SIGN TWO FORMER TROJANS ON DEFENCE