Avery Moss

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Avery Moss
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Moss in the 2017 NFL season.
Free agent
Position:Outside linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1994-09-16) September 16, 1994 (age 25)
Compton, California
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:265 lb (120 kg)
Career information
High school:Corona del Sol
(Tempe, Arizona)
College:Youngstown State
NFL Draft:2017 / Round: 5 / Pick: 167
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2019
Total tackles:39
Forced fumbles:2
Fumble recoveries:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Avery Moss (born September 16, 1994) is an American football outside linebacker who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Nebraska and Youngstown State, and was drafted by the New York Giants in the fifth round of the 2017 NFL Draft.[1][2]

Professional career[edit]

New York Giants[edit]

Moss was drafted by the New York Giants in the fifth round, 167th overall, in the 2017 NFL Draft.[3]

On September 1, 2018, Moss was waived by the Giants and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[4][5] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Giants on January 14, 2019.[6]

Moss was released by the Giants on September 1, 2019 during final roster cuts.[7]

Miami Dolphins[edit]

On September 1, 2019, Moss was claimed off waivers by the Miami Dolphins.[8] The Dolphins waived him on July 26, 2020.[9]


  1. ^ NFL draft: New York Giants take former Husker Avery Moss in fifth round | Big Red Today blog | omaha.com
  2. ^ N.Y. Giants Select Defensive End Avery Moss In Third Day Of Draft « CBS New York
  3. ^ Salomone, Dan (April 29, 2017). "New York Giants Draft Youngstown State DE Avery Moss in Round 5". Giants.com. Archived from the original on May 2, 2017. Retrieved May 9, 2017.
  4. ^ Eisen, Michael (September 1, 2018). "New York Giants announce 53-man roster". Giants.com.
  5. ^ Eisen, Michael (September 2, 2018). "Giants waive QB Davis Webb, announce practice squad among roster moves". Giants.com.
  6. ^ Eisen, Michael (January 14, 2019). "Giants sign DE Avery Moss, G Chad Slade to reserve/future contracts". Giants.com.
  7. ^ "Report: Giants waive 2017 fifth-round draft pick Avery Moss". New York Giants. Retrieved September 2, 2019.
  8. ^ "Dolphins Claim Five Players Off Waivers". MiamiDolphins.com. September 1, 2019.
  9. ^ "Miami Dolphins Waive Trent Harris, Avery Moss". MiamiDolphins.com. July 26, 2020. Retrieved July 26, 2020.

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