Found September 17, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
During the introductions of the Sunday Night Football broadcast, Randy Moss said he attended “Rand University” when the player introduction graphics were being shown at the bottom of the screen. Fans immediately interpreted “Rand” as some variation of the future Hall of Famer’s name. When you think about it like that, the straight cash homey jokes practically write themselves. However, that was not what Moss meant. As Game On! pointed out, Moss grew up in a small town called Rand in West Virginia. Back in 2008 when he was with the Patriots, the Boston Globe ran a story in which one of Randy’s friends explained the meaning behind Rand University. “Growing up in a low-income area, the one thing we had was a 7-Eleven,” Moss’ business manager and close friend Donnie Jones explained. “We’ve had all-state athletes here, but because of the environment in which they grew up, people in the community would say, ‘It doesn’t matter. He isn’t going anywhere but Rand University.’ “I was an a
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