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Did Randy Moss play on the 49ers?

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Asked by: Christy Rogers

It’s strange to think about, but Randy Moss played in as many Super Bowls as a member of the San Francisco 49ers as he did with the New England Patriots. Though he’s most associated with the Vikings, Moss actually never reached the sport’s highest stage during parts of eight seasons in Minnesota.

Did Randy Moss play for the 49ers in the Super Bowl?

Moss made two Super Bowl appearances – Super Bowl XLII with the New England Patriots and XLVII with the San Francisco 49ers. Moss caught 10 or more touchdown passes in nine seasons and had 10 seasons with 1,000 yards receiving.

Did Randy Moss win a Super Bowl?

Randy Moss set multiple league records but lost both Super Bowls he played in. Moss’ legendary 14-season career included stints with five different teams and numerous accolades such as the single-season record for receiving touchdowns (23).

Why did Randy Moss go to 49ers?

Randy Moss has agreed to a one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers following a workout with coach Jim Harbaugh — who threw passes to Moss after picking up the 35-year-old future Hall of Famer from the airport. “I was very appreciative of him doing that,” said Moss, regarding Harbaugh’s chauffer service.

When did Randy Moss stop playing in the NFL?

Moss retired shortly before the beginning of the 2011 NFL season but returned to the league in 2012 when he signed with the San Francisco 49ers. In 2013 he made his second career appearance in the Super Bowl, where the 49ers were defeated by the Baltimore Ravens.

How many Pro Bowls Does Randy Moss have?

He had maybe the best rookie season of any receiver, and also perhaps the top season ever when he had 23 receiving touchdowns for the 2007 New England Patriots. Moss made six Pro Bowls and four All-Pro teams, and he’s in the top 10 in receptions, receiving yards, and receiving touchdowns.

What team did Randy Moss represent in the Hall of Fame?


View images of Vikings legendary wide receiver Randy Moss during his weekend in Canton, Ohio as he is enshrined into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Did Randy Moss and Tom Brady play together?

Randy Moss only spent parts of four seasons playing alongside Tom Brady with the New England Patriots, a small sliver of the quarterback’s remarkable 22-year NFL career.

What NFL legend never got a Super Bowl ring?

8 NFL players who deserved to win a Super Bowl. It’s hard to believe Hall of Famers like Randy Moss and Barry Sanders don’t have a Super Bowl ring.

Who has the most Super Bowl ring?

Tom Brady has more rings than any player in NFL history after winning a seventh championship in Super Bowl 55.

How long did Randy Moss play for the 49ers?

Randy Moss

No. 84, 18, 81
NFL Draft: 1998 / Round: 1 / Pick: 21
Career history
Minnesota Vikings (1998–2004) Oakland Raiders (2005–2006) New England Patriots (2007–2010) Minnesota Vikings (2010) Tennessee Titans (2010) San Francisco 49ers (2012)
Career highlights and awards

How many Super Bowl rings do Randy Moss have?

Though many of these superstars are still enshrined in Canton—and deservedly so—NFL legends such as Randy Moss, Dan Marino and Barry Sanders ended their careers without a ring. We’re looking back at 10 of the best, though one player is active as of 2019.

Why did Moss leave Patriots?

Dissatisfied over not receiving a new contract before the season, Moss found a way to get out of the Patriots organization and find the riches he wasn’t going to get in New England. Even better for Moss is that he goes to a team that was very close to winning the NFC Championship last year.

What did the Patriots trade for Randy Moss?

This also led to Oakland trading Moss. Randy would get traded on Day 2 of the 2007 NFL draft to the New England Patriots for a fourth round pick which the Raiders used to select corner back John Bowie which would turn out to be one of the most lopsided trades in NFL history.

Where did Randy Moss go after New England?

The NFL world endured a blockbuster a trade today, with Randy Moss being traded from the New England Patriots to the Minnesota Vikings. Since the week one win over the Cincinnati Bengals, Randy Moss completely lost his desire to be in a Patriot uniform much longer.

Will there ever be another Randy Moss?

There Will Never Be Another Randy Moss.

Did Randy Moss walk off the field?

Moss walked off the field before the end of the Redskins game because Vikings owner Red McCombs — at the behest of Green — gave Moss an $18 million signing bonus (and a $100 million contract) just before training camp opened in 2001, which just happened to be Green’s final miserable season in Minnesota.

What record is Jefferson trying to break today?

Jefferson eclipsed Los Angeles Rams receiver Odell Beckham Jr.’s record for the most receiving yards ever in the first two seasons for an NFL player. Now, he’s 124 receiving yards away from surpassing Randy Moss’ single-season franchise record for most receiving yards in a Vikings uniform.

What record can Justin Jefferson break?

The No. 22 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft finished his rookie campaign with 1,400 yards and seven touchdowns on 88 catches, breaking the record for most receiving yards by a rookie. Jefferson upped his game in 2021 with 1,616 yards and 10 touchdowns on 108 catches.

Who has the most receiving yards in NFL history?


Rank Player Yds
1 Jerry Rice+ 22,895
2 Larry Fitzgerald 17,492
3 Terrell Owens+ 15,934
4 Randy Moss+ 15,292

Did jj break Moss record?

On the final drive of the game, JJ needed 17 yards to surpass Randy Moss’ franchise record for single season receiving yards (1,632).

How many receiving yards did Justin Jefferson have this year?

1,400 receiving yards

Ranked 4th in the NFL in 2020 with 1,400 receiving yards and his 23 catches of 20+ yards tied for the NFL high. Set the franchise rookie receptions record (88), breaking the previous record of 69 set by Randy Moss in 1998.

Who has the most receiving yards in the first two seasons?

Justin Jefferson had the most receiving yards by a player in his first 2 seasons, with 3,016 yards.

Who has the most receiving yards in 2 season?

Justin Jefferson Breaks NFL Record For Most Receiving Yards Across First Two Seasons

  • Justin Jefferson — 2,758 yards and counting.
  • Odell Beckham Jr. — 2,755 yards.
  • Randy Moss — 2,726 yards.
  • Jerry Rice — 2,497 yards.

What is the record for most receiving yards in a season by a rookie?

Rookie WR receiving yards record

Incredibly, the rookie receiving yards record has stood since 1960 when Bill Groman set it. What makes that record so impressive is he did it in a 14-game season on 72 receptions at an average of 20.46 yards per reception.

Who is the best rookie receiver ever?

The best rookie WR seasons in NFL history

  1. Randy Moss, 1998. CRAIG LASSIG/AFP via Getty Images.
  2. Odell Beckham Jr., 2014. Rich Kane/Icon Sportswire. …
  3. Bill Groman, 1960. Bettmann/Getty Images. …
  4. Billy Howton, 1952. …
  5. Bob Hayes, 1965. …
  6. Anquan Boldin, 2003. …
  7. Paul Warfield, 1964. …
  8. John Jefferson, 1978. …

Who has the most receiving touchdowns of all time?


Rank Player TD
1 Jerry Rice+ 197
2 Randy Moss+ 156
3 Terrell Owens+ 153
4 Cris Carter+ 130