Randall Gene Moss (born February 13, 1977 in Rand, West
Virginia) is an American football wide receiver for the New England
Patriots. He was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in 1998, and
played the first seven years of his career in Minnesota before a
trade in 2005 brought him to the Oakland Raiders. On April 29,
2007, Moss was traded to the New England Patriots for a
fourth-round draft pick. Moss holds the NFL single season touchdown
reception record (23, set in 2007), and the NFL single-season TD
reception record for a rookie (17, in 1998).
Career Highlights: 5-time All-Pro selection; 23 TD's in a
season; Is second on the Minnesota Vikings all time receiving TD
list with 90; Caught his 100th touchdown in 2006 against San
Francisco (on a pass he caught with his legs), and he is the 7th
receiver to have 100 touchdowns or more; Holds the record for most
touchdowns in Minnesota Vikings playoff history with 8.