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WILLIAM MOORE RUMORS

William Moore looks to lead the defensive turnaround in Atlanta

The Atlanta Falcons are going to have a new-look defense in 2015. Not only because of new players, but largely due to the hiring of former Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn as head coach. While the expectations are high, not many are as high as William Moore's, according to D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Albany Herald. “We can go from the bottom of the league to hopefully...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Asante Samuel starts record label, wants to sign William Moore

Former Atlanta Falcon Asante Samuel has moved on from football and he's on to his next endeavor. According to Andrew Hirsh of AtlantaFalcons.com, that next endeavor is starting his own record label. On top of that, he's ready to offer a record deal to an old teammate when he's finished with football as well."Samuel, an 11-year pro and four-time Pro Bowler, recently founded Eighties...
Via Fox Sports
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Can William Moore get Back to Pro Bowl?

Safety William Moore is certainly the leader of the Atlanta Falcons secondary, entering his seventh season out of Mizzou. He’ll have to utilize that leadership more than ever this season, as the Falcons have a new defensive scheme under rookie head coach Dan Quinn.This new defensive scheme complies of mostly Cover-3, a zone scheme that involves a single-high safety. The free safety...
Via Pro Football Spot
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons Positional Review: Safeties

Last season, the Falcons ranked last in the league in pass defense, allowing an average of 279.9 yards per game. That rank can be attributed to the combination of a poor pass rush and bad secondary play. Atlanta returns almost the exact personnel in the secondary as last season, besides the departure of Dwight Lowery and the addition of Jalen Collins. With the change in coaching...
Via Pro Football Spot
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

William Moore doing well, hopes to be cleared soon

The Atlanta Falcons got some bad news after the 2014 season when we found out that strong safety William Moore would need to undergo major shoulder surgery.Now comes the good news.According to Vaughn McClure of ESPN, Moore is hoping to be cleared for "at least limited activity before the offseason concludes.""When will I be back on the field? When I get cleared,'' Moore told ESPN...
Via Fox Sports
May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Falcons Hopeful To Have WR Julio Jones, S William Moore Ready For Steelers Game

After playing Monday night, the Atlanta Falcons now have a short week to prepare for their Sunday home game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. That means there will be one less day that both wide receiver Julio Jones and safety William Moore have to recover from the injuries that they suffered in the loss to the […] Falcons Hopeful To Have WR Julio Jones, S William Moore Ready For...
Via Steelers Depot
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons safety William Moore fined for hit with crown of helmet

  Atlanta Falcons safety William Moore says he has been fined $22,050 by the NFL for a crown-of-helmet hit on Arizona wide receiver Jaron Brown last week. The fine was Moore's first of 2014. He drew almost $75,000 in fines from the league last season. There was no penalty on the fourth-quarter play. Moore started in Atlanta's 29-18 win over the Cardinals after missing seven games...
Via AP on Fox
December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons Need Moore's Leadership, Make Roster Moves

William Moore may not be able to play football for the Atlanta Falcons because of his injury suffered in the loss to the Minnesota Vikings, but the defensive back is being counted on to lend a hand in the leadership of the secondary and the players brought in to help replace Moore and others on the injury list.According to the Falcons website, the team made an announcement Tuesday...
Via Football Nation
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons Place S William Moore On Short-Term I.R.

The Atlanta Falcons announced that they have placed S William Moore on injured reserve with designation to return on Tuesday. The Falcons will place S William Moore (shoulder) on IR designated to return. — Atlanta_Falcons (@Atlanta_Falcons) September 30, 2014 Moore, 29, signed a five-year, $29.512 million contract that included $14 million guaranteed with the Falcons back in...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Falcons news: William Moore sounds off on the release of team mate Thomas DeCoud.

It didn't come as much of a surprise when the Atlanta Falcons cut free safety Thomas DeCoud back on March the 11th, there also weren't too many people in Atlanta complaining about the move, until now.DeCoud's team mate and friend, safety William Moore sounded off about the move reports ESPN's Vaughn McClure.McClure reports:"That was my guy off the field and a heck of a player,''...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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