|Randy Moss Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 4 in|
|Date of Birth||February 13, 1977|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Randy Moss is an American former professional football wide receiver who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 14 seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, Oakland Raiders, New England Patriots, Tennessee Titans, and the San Francisco 49ers.
Randy Gene Moss
Rand, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States
Randy Moss studied at DuPont High School and excelled in football, basketball, baseball, and track as well as was also on the school’s debate team. However, he was later expelled from DuPont and completed his education at Cabell Alternative School.
In 1995, he signed a letter of intent to play college football at the Notre Dame Fighting Irish but eventually transferred to Marshall University, a public research university in Huntington, West Virginia.
Former Professional Football Player
- Father – Randy Pratt
- Mother – Maxine Moss
- Siblings – Lutisia (Sister), Eric Moss (September 25, 1974 – March 10, 2019; Older Half-Brother) (Professional American football player who played college football at Ohio State University as well as had a short stint in the NFL as an offensive tackle with the Minnesota Vikings)
He has been managed by Joel Segal.
According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, he has a net worth of $25 Million as of 2023.
6 ft 4 in or 193 cm
95 kg or 209.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Randy Moss has dated –
- Rachelle Washington – He was romantically involved with Rachelle Washington in the past.
- Libby Offut – In the year 1993, he started going out with Libby Offut and they parent 4 children – Sydney, Senali, Thaddeus (b. May 14, 1998), and Montigo. Their son, Thaddeus Waylan Moss, has played as an American football tight end for the Birmingham Stallions of the United States Football League (USFL).
Note – Randy Moss also fathers a daughter named Lexi Adkins from a previous relationship.
Race / Ethnicity
Randy Moss is of African-American descent.
Randy Moss was cast in a TV commercial for DirecTV’s NFL Sunday Ticket programming package in 2015.
Randy Moss Facts
- During his time at DuPont High School, he led the DuPont Panthers to back-to-back state championships in 1992 and 1993.
- When he was 15 years old, Randy Moss joined the track & field team as a sophomore in 1992 and was the West Virginia state champion in the 100 and 200 meters with times of 10.79 seconds and 21.95 seconds, respectively.
- He received the Harrison H. Kennedy Award as the “West Virginia Football Player of the Year” in 1994.
- While at DuPont High School, one of his teammates was future Chicago Bears linebacker Bobbie Howard.
- In 1995, Parade magazine named Randy Moss to their annual All-American high school football team and later named him one of the 50 greatest high school football players of all time in 2009.
- During his senior season of basketball, he averaged 30.2 points, 13.7 rebounds, 5.1 steals, 3.8 blocks, and 3.1 assists while shooting 60% from the field. He scored a school-record 1,713 career points.
- Randy Moss was picked by the Minnesota Vikings with the 21st overall pick in the 1998 NFL Draft. Prior to that, several NFL clubs hesitated to sign the player owing to his well-documented legal problems.
- Before the draft, he said that the teams that passed on him “will regret it once they see what kind of a player I am and what kind of guy I really am.”
- He was traded to the Oakland Raiders for linebacker Napoleon Harris and the Raiders‘ first and seventh-round picks in the 2005 NFL Draft on March 2, 2005.
- Randy Moss’ decision to retire from professional football was announced by his agent Joel Segal on August 1, 2011. However, Moss announced on February 13, 2012, that he was coming out of retirement.
- He signed a one-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers on March 12, 2012.
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