Santana Moss (born on June 1, 1979 in Miami, Florida) is a National Football League (NFL) wide receiver for the Washington Redskins. He entered the NFL in 2001 when he was drafted in the first round (16th pick overall) of the 2001 NFL Draft by the New York Jets. He played with the Jets from 2001 through 2004 before he was traded to the Washington Redskins on March 10, 2005 in exchange for wide receiver Laveranues Coles. Know as an explosive receiver and punt returner, as of the beginning of the 2007 NFL regular season, Moss had accumulated 290 receptions for 4689 yards and 34 touchdowns. He has also returned 88 punts for 1,052 yards and two touchdowns. In 2005, he was named to the NFC Pro Bowl team and set the Redskins franchise record in receiving yards with 1483 yards.
- ↑ Washington Post.com, Nunyo Demasio, March 6, 2005, "Coles Traded to Jets for S. Moss"
- ↑ Washington Post.com, Jason La Canfora, December 22, 2005, "Moss, Samuels Named to Pro Bowl"