Randy Moss is a former football wide receiver from America who has an estimated net worth of over $25 million. He has played in the 14 seasons of NFL (National Football League).
Moss holds the record for a most touchdown reception in a single season of the NFL. He has played for various clubs like Minnesota Vikings, Oakland Raiders, and New England Patriots. He has also played football in college for Marshall University.
Biography & Wiki
Randy Gene Moss was born on February 13, 1977, Rand, West Virginia to his parents Randy Pratt and Maxine Moss. He grew up in Rand.
He first went to DuPont High School and later attended Riverside High School. In there, he excelled in track, baseball, basketball, and football. For his college, he went to Marshall University. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail after misdemeanor battery.
Randy Moss has got four children with his longtime girlfriend Libby Offutt. The names of his children are Montigo, Thaddeus, Senali, and Sydney. All his children are active in sports.
Moss started playing college football in 1996.In his college career of two years with Marshall University, he made 3,529 receiving yards with 54 touchdowns in a total of 28 games played.
In the 1998 NFL Draft, Randy Moss was selected by the Minnesota Vikings and signed a 4-year deal with the Vikings. In 1998, he helped them to become the second offensive team. In the rookie season, he made 17 touchdowns. The following year, he made a Pro Bowl record of 212 yards. He finished the 2000 season with 15 touchdowns and 1,437 yards.
In 2001, he renewed his contract with the Vikings and continued with them till the 2004 season. With them, he has appeared 5 times in the Pro Bowl. Moss was traded to Oakland Raiders in 2005.
In the 2007 NFL Draft, he was picked by New England Patriots. The team finished the season with a 16-0 record. He finished the 2008 season with 11 touchdowns, 1,008 yards, and 69 catches. In 2009, he made 13 touchdowns, 1,264 yards, and 83 receptions. He was again traded to Minnesota Vikings
In 2010, Randy Moss played eight games for the Tennessee Titans. He signed a contract of a year with the San Francisco 49ers in 2012. He retired from professional football after playing 16 games for the San Francisco 49ers.
Awards & Achievements
In 1997, Randy Moss won the Paul Warfield Trophy. He is also the winner of the Fred Biletnikoff Award. He was named as the MAC Offensive Player of the Year in 1997. He has won the Minnesota Vikings Ring of Honor. In 1998, Moss won the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year Award. He has made six times in the Pro Bowl and is a five-time receiving touchdown leader of NFL.
Net Worth of Randy Moss
Randy Moss has an estimated net worth of more than $25 million as of 2017-2018. His first contract was worth $4.5 million additionally $6 million as signing bonus and incentives. In 2001, his contract was worth $75 million. He is also the owner of Randy Moss Motorsports which is an auto racing team.
Randy Moss is considered one of the most popular football players in the United States. He has played a total of total 218 games in his professional career of 14 seasons. He has made several records in the NFL and has received a total of 156 touchdowns and 15,292 yards. He has also been involved in various charities and is the founder of ‘Randy Moss Celebrity Charity Invitational Bass Tournament’.