Scott Moss
Scott Moss


Minooka, Ill.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 270




2004: Recorded 28 tackles, one TFL, half a sack and five quarterback hurries in eleven games, including eight starts...Set career-high in tackles with six at Wisconsin where he also had a TFL and QBH...Matched his career best with six tackles, including four solos, at Michigan State...Had five tackles and two QBH vs. Western Michigan...Tallied four tackles, a QBH and half a sack vs. Purdue...Made five tackles vs. Indiana.

2003: Tallied 34 tackles, six tackles-for-loss, four sacks and one forced fumble ... Notched his first career sack vs. Illinois State in his first career start ... Had a sack and a tackle at UCLA ... Made three tackles, including a sack and forced a fumble at Michigan ... Set a career-high vs. Minnesota with five tackles ... Registered two TFL's and one sack vs. Northwestern ... Academic All-Big Ten.

2002: Played 10 games at defensive end as a freshman ... Registered three tackles on the season, two of which came at Penn State ... Had one tackle at Minnesota.

High School: Prep Star All-American ... SuperPrep All-Midwest team ... Led Minooka to an 11-3 record ... Recorded over 60 solo tackles as a senior ... Earned Champaign News-Gazette All-State special mention ... A three-year letterman, starting at both fullback and linebacker for Minooka Community ... Rushed for 2,300 career yards and 19 scores including 1,014 yards and 13 touchdowns as a junior from his fullback position ... Caught passes for another 300 career yards out of the backfield ... Saw extensive time along the defensive line in high school amassing over 150 career tackles ... Was a two-time All-Suburban Prairie Red selection at running back, an All-Area fullback selection by the Morris Herald and an All-Area linebacker/defensive line selection by the Herald News ... Won the Class AA state championship in the discus with a school-record throw of 190'02.00" as a junior ... Also finished sixth in the shot put at the state meet ... Four-year letterman in track ... Owns school weight-lifting records in the bench press (400 pounds) and squat (575 pounds).

Personal: Full given name is Scott Robert Moss ... Born Jan. 8, 1984 in Joliet, Ill. ... The son of Chet and Cindy Moss ... Majoring in finance ... Sister Tracy was a member of the Illinois women's track team ... Was named an Illinois Academic All-State selection as a senior ... Member of the National Honor Society.

Career Highs
Tackles: 6 vs. FAMU, 9/4/04
Solos: 4, twice (last time vs. Michigan State, 10/9/04)
Sacks: 1, four times (last time vs. Northwestern, 11/22/03)
TFL: 2 vs. Northwestern, 11/22/03
QBH: 2, twice (last time vs. Purdue, 9/25/04)

DEFENSIVE STATISTICS YEAR G ST AT TOT TFL-YDS QBS-YDS QBH 2002 10 2 1 3 0-0 0-0 0 2003 12 22 12 34 6-33 4-30 0 2004 10 14 14 28 1-1 0.5-0 5 TOTAL 32 38 27 65 7-34 4.5-30 5