Rob Moore joins the Buffalo Bills coaching staff in 2014 as the team’s wide receivers coach.Moore, a former 12-year NFL wideout, spent the past four seasons as the Syracuse University wide receivers coach.
Moore, 45, helped lead the Orange to three bowl victories during his time at Syracuse. Under Moore’s tutelage, WR Alec Lemon finished his career ranked first in the Orange record books for all-time receptions (201) and second in all-time receiving yards (1,780).
Prior to his coaching stint at Syracuse, Moore was the wide receivers coach for Phoenix Junior College in 2009. Moore also spent time working as a consultant for Protect Management and Athlete’s Performance training athletes for the NFL Draft where he oversaw future draft picks including Robert Meachem, Dwayne Bowe, Vernon Davis, Golden Tate and Arrelious Benn.From 2002-03, Moore was Montclair High School’s receivers coach.
Moore, the first overall pick of the New York Jets in the 1990 NFL Supplemental Draft, played 12 years in the NFL. Moore spent five years with New York (1990-1994) and seven with the Arizona Cardinals (1995-2001). In 153 games played (146 starts), Moore registered 628 receptions for 9,368 yards and 49 touchdowns en route to earning Pro Bowl honors in 1994 and 1997 in addition to All-Pro honors during the 1997 season.
Moore finished his collegiate playing career at Syracuse in 1990 as one of the most distinguished receivers in school history.A four-year starter, Moore holds SU records for receiving yards per game (75.8) and career touchdown receptions (22). He was named to Syracuse’s All-Century Team in November 1999.
A native of Hempstead, NY, Moore was born in September 1968.He has four children, including three daughters, Dakota, Savoy and Meadow and a son, Satchel.