The Raiders spent two draft picks this year trying to find a complementary defensive end to partner with Pro Bowler Derrick Burgess. Turns out, the player they needed all along was already on their roster.
August 27, 2007
Rookie fullback Oren O'Neal got an earful from Raiders head coach Lane Kiffin early in practice Monday but later redeemed himself with two strong plays against linebacker Kirk Morrison. Just another day in the life of an NFL rookie in training camp.
Looking to improve the critical position opposite Derrick Burgess, the Oakland Raiders picked an edge-rushing talent who has the quick first step and explosive athleticism to torment opposing quarterbacks on a regular basis.
ATHENS – Georgia defensive end Quentin Moses held on after all.
The Oakland Raiders selected Georgia defensive end Quentin Moses in the third round of the 2007 NFL Draft, 65th overall.
Dean Legge takes a quick look (in pictures and words) at Quentin Moses.
ATHENS – As falls go, it's hardly Rome, but, by NFL draft standards, it's steep.
INDIANAPOLIS, IND. -- Georgia defensive end Quentin Moses is busy with NFL teams scheduling visits while at the scouting combine this week. Find out more on his future position and size in this ScoutTV presentation.
February 26, 2007