If you’re a New York Jets or New England Patriots fan, you probably remember where you were when you first saw the Butt Fumble.
It was a 2012 Thanksgiving meeting between rivals. Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez crashed into the backside of his blocker, Brandon Moore, fumbling the ball. It led to a Patriots touchdown and sparked the scoring in a lopsided 49-19 New England victory...
Brandon Moore decided to retire from the National Football League and made it happen during Rex Ryan’s press conference on Friday.
Brandon Moore officially retires as Jet. Rex calls him best guard in history of franchise. Attn: @DerykGilmore pic.twitter.com/Bz5c4BZt30
— Kimberly Jones (@KimJonesSports) November 1, 2013
Moore went undrafted in 2002 out of the University of Illinois...
Brandon Moore had a tough time holding back the tears.
The former New York Jets guard was officially saying goodbye to the game he loves, and retiring with the only NFL team for which he ever played.
''For a guy that was undrafted and came in through the back door,'' Moore said Friday, ''to be escorted out the front door at the end of your career is a great...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2013
Former Pro Bowl guard Brandon Moore has officially retired as a member of the New York Jets.
An emotional Moore was honored by the team Friday after ending a playing career in which he spent 11 seasons with the Jets. Signed as an undrafted free agent out of the University of Illinois in 2002, Moore successfully made the switch from defensive tackle to right guard.
He was selected...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2013
Perhaps in many respects, what we have seen in the last 12 hours is simply how life in the NFL works.
A rookie emerges. A veteran blows out his knee. A prospect retires. A signing changes his mind. It is a roller coaster of emotions surrounding a series of practice sessions.
For it was around 10pm Central time last night when word started circulating that a deal with Brandon Moore...
Brandon Moore has retired. The new comes one day after Moore agreed to a one-year contact with the Dallas Cowboys.
Moore, 33, was set to get on a plane but could not leave his family. The Cowboys were informed of Moore’s decision on Wednesday morning.
“I hated letting [Cowboys OC and OL coach] Bill [Callahan] down.” Said Moore.
There had been rumors that Moore was considering...
He is a 10-year New York Jets veteran, a locker-room leader and one of the NFL's highest-graded offensive linemen set to hit free agency.
New York's scant interest in re-signing right guard Brandon Moore speaks more about the sorry state of the franchise than the player himself.
Admitting he hasn't had "a lot of contact with the Jets surprisingly" this offseason...
Jets lineman Brandon Moore's rear end is front and center on the cover of this week's "Patriots Football Weekly" magazine. His butt has also be the focus of much media attention, as Mark Sanchez collided with it before fumbling the ball in perhaps the most embarrassing moment of the Patriots' Thanksgiving thrashing of the Jets. And according to ESPN New York...
Jets guard Brandon Moore said that he is bothered by being associated with the now notorious "butt fumble" play where Mark Sanchez fumbled after running into his backside.
November 26, 2012
While we got caught up in the horror show that was the AFC and NFC championship games last night, we forgot to mention that veteran lineman Brandon Moore will be heading to his first Pro Bowl in place of Brian Waters.
While we certainly would like the Jets to be packing for Indy, this trip for Moore has been long overdue. Despite being on the downside of his career, he has been...