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Lance Moore
Lance Moore

Date of birth
Aug 31, 1983
College
Toledo
Height
5-9
Weight
190 Lbs

Bio

Lance Moore is a wide receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers. In seven seasons playing for the New Orleans Saints, he accumulated 4,281 receiving yards and caught 38 touchdowns.

Early Life

Moore was born on August 31, 1983 in Westerville, Ohio. He attended Westerville South High School where he set a record of 103 catches and 24 touchdown catches during his senior year.

Toledo Rockets

Moore would attend Toledo and play four years of collegiate football. In his junior year he led the NCAA in receptions. He managed to out-do himself with productive year as a senior when he caught 14 touchdown passes. He ranked fifth in the NCAA in touchdown catches.

New Orleans Saints

Despite filling the stat sheet in his last two years at Toledo, Moore went undrafted in 2005. He was signed and released by the Cleveland Browns during the 2005 offseason. The New Orleans Saints signed him to their practice squad. In 2006, the Saints sent Moore to NFL Europe. He played for the Berlin Thunder and was active on New Orleans’ roster for six games.

In 2007, he was on the active roster for the entire NFL season and saw action as a wide receiver and kick, punt returner. Moore started in four games that season. In his third year, he experienced a breakout catching 79 passes for 928 yards and 10 touchdowns. In 2012, Moore reached his pinnacle with New Orleans as a 1,000-yard receiver starting in seven games. While playing for the Saints, he hasn’t started a full season but was productive as a slot receiver.

Pittsburgh Steelers

In 2014, Moore signed a two-year deal with the Pittsburgh Steelers after being released by the Saints. 

Game Log

Date Opponent Result REC TAR YDS Y/R LONG RZ TAR TD ATT YDS Y/A RZ ATT TD
1-3-2015 @ Baltimore Ravens Baltimore Ravens 17-30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-28-2014 @ Cincinnati Bengals Cincinnati Bengals 27-17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-21-2014 @ Kansas City Chiefs Kansas City Chiefs 20-12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-14-2014 @ Atlanta Falcons Atlanta Falcons 20-27 0 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-7-2014 @ Cincinnati Bengals Cincinnati Bengals 21-42 1 2 29 29.0 29 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

News

Lance Moore: Released By Steelers

Lance Moore: Released By Steelers

by Football News

The Pittsburgh Steelers released wide receiver Lance Moore on Monday, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Moore caught 14 passes for 198 yards and two touchdowns in his only season with the Steelers, and his release saves the team $1... Read more

Old Vets With Value

Old Vets With Value

by Dave Hunter

It sucks getting old. The aches and pains that you endure with each advancing year are noticeable. I’m 44-years old and don’t consider myself even close to being old, but my body says otherwise. The NFL is no different... Read more

Receiver Spot Up For Grabs On Saints Roster

Receiver Spot Up For Grabs On Saints Roster

by Nicholas Tecce

The Saints have had to make many emotional decisions this offseason, including the release of WR Lance Moore, who leaves behind a stellar eight-year career in New Orleans. As a result, the team is in the market for a wide receiver... Read more

Byrd Further Solidifies Former 'Region Of Gloom' On Saints Defense

Byrd Further Solidifies Former 'Region Of Gloom' On Saints Defense

by Nicholas Tecce

With so much attention being placed on signing TE Jimmy Graham to a long term contract, the voids that needed to be filled due to the numerous players being released by the New Orleans Saints in order to meet salary cap expectations were somewhat... Read more