Herman Moore

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20, 1969
Linwood, NJ
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20, 1969 (age 51)
Linwood, NJ


Former NFL wide receiver who was a four-time Pro Bowler as a member of the Detroit Lions from 1991 to 2001. During his time with the Lions, he set franchise records in receptions (670), receiving yards (9,174) and receiving touchdowns (62), but the latter two marks would be surpassed by another standout receiver, Calvin Johnson.

Before Fame

After graduating from George Washington High School in Danville, Virginia, he went on to star for the University of Virginia football team, leading to him being selected 10th overall in the 1991 NFL Draft by the Lions.


His career best season came in 1995, when he caught 123 passes for 1,686 yards and 14 touchdowns.

Family Life

He was born in Linwood, New Jersey and he married Angela Moore.

Associated With

From 1991 to 1998, he and the legendary Barry Sanders fueled the Detroit Lions offense.