Found August 24, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
Below is a list of NFL wide receivers that have fallen off over the past few years. AP 1. Randy Moss, WR- San Francisco 49ers Debatably the best wide receiver ever to play the game of football, Randy Moss has jumped from team to team following his three-year reign with the New England Patriots. After a record-breaking season in his first year with New England in 2007, Moss then started a very sharp decline. His return back to home (Minnesota) was short due to the release after off the field issues, he then ventured to Tennessee and is now with the San Francisco 49ers. Randy Moss knows and understands that he was one the best to ever play the game as that has altered his work ethic over his recent years of football. How has such a great player fallen to a persona upon which very few teams would even consider him on their squad? Best Year: 2007- [New England Patriots] 16 games played and started, 98 receptions, 1,493 yards, 23 touchdowns (NFL single season record). Worst Year: 2010- [...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Randy Moss won’t start for 49ers?

When the 49ers signed Randy Moss, it was certainly a high profile move for a team that lacked high profile wide receivers, but he was out of the league in 2011 and caught just 28 passes with 3 teams in 2010, so it’s fair to question how much he has left, if anything, as he heads into his age 35 season. One of the most telling things is how a team views a player. For the 49ers and...

Moss, Owens determined to become dominant again

Randy Moss playfully chased reserve nose tackle Ian Williams toward the locker room after practice and razzed the second-year pro with each step. It was hardly a fair deal, given Moss' stellar speed even at age 35 against the 305-pound Williams. While Moss is having a blast as he begins anew with the 49ers after a year out of football, former San Francisco star Terrell Owens...

WR greats looking for final fling with glory

Randy Moss and Terrell Owens – two of the best wide receivers ever to play the game – both entered this summer aiming to take the NFC West by storm this year. That won’t happen for Owens, the former 49ers great who was released Sunday by the Seattle Seahawks. But it could for Moss, who in the twilight of his career is primed to catch glory one final time after spending last...

The fantasy football hall of fame

With fantasy drafts aplenty starting up, you’ve no doubt been hit by a deluge of articles promising to tell you the definitive top 20, 50, 100 or more players. They’ll tell you the best sleepers, the best backups – some will even tell you guys to not draft but to keep in mind come middle [...]
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.