SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Eagles pick Moats in third round

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.

He had to do it as a high school player in the Metroplex area, then he had to do it again when he showed up on the Louisiana Tech University.

Now, there's a new goal for Moats as he goes to the next level.

The leading rusher in the Western Athletic Conference for the past two years and No. 7 in the country during the 2004 season was chosen by the Philadelphia Eagles in the third round of the NFL draft on Saturday.

He was the 77th player selected overall and the eighth running back picked.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share