Denarius Moore signs with Raiders

Denarius Moore agreed to terms with the Oakland Raiders on Wednesday.

The former University of Tennessee wide receiver, a fifth-round pick at No. 148 overall by the Raiders, was signed to a four-year deal worth an estimated $2.2 million according to his representatives, a3 Athletics.

Moore emerged as a big-play threat during his senior campaign with the Vols, posting two games with more than 200 receiving yards last year and finishing his career with 112 catches and 18 touchdowns.

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Comments » 11

GreerVol22 writes:

Good luck DEMO. Keep your nose clean.

VOLliven2it writes:

Can't say I like your team Denarius but I wish you well man and hope to see you catching passes on Sunday in the future.

huntined#565710 writes:

Good for him glad to see it.

givehim6 writes:

Happy for you my friend wish all the luck to you.

The_Ghost_of_Duke_DeLuca writes:

Wish you could have signed with an NFL team, Denarius. : )

Good luck to you! May you have a 15-year, Hall of Fame career!

mattnchatt writes:

Raider Nation got a steal IMO. Get'em DEMO!

VolsToTheWall writes:

As part of contract it is required he must continue to grow dreads

FLORIDAGATORHATER writes:

He was the best kept secret at WR in the draft. He had just better hope Oakland gets a QB (and a new owner soon).

Rich_Is_Re-born writes:

He would be a perfect slot WR in the league. This kid might end up making a lot of folks proud. He slid under the radar last yr, but lots of guys would with J. Jones, A. Jeffrey, and AJ Green in the same league. Good luck D-MO.

Couchdummy writes:

Denarius was probably the most athletically gifted Vol player. Al Davis is known for offering the athletic players. This gives Denarius a good opportunity to showcase his talents and pursue a longterm career---even if it is later in a trade to a more competitive team.

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