The Kansas State College (KSU) Wildcats solely had one participant from their faculty taken within the 2010 NFL Draft that was held in April of 2010. The only real Okay-State Wildcat chosen by a Nationwide Soccer League (NFL) franchise within the 2010 draft held at Radio Metropolis Music Corridor in New York Metropolis was cornerback Joshua Moore.
Joshua Moore was taken within the fifth spherical by the Chicago Bears with the 141st total decide within the 2010 NFL Draft. Moore is a 5’11” 184 pound cornerback who’s being introduced on to assist the getting older Chicago secondary.
Moore was born on August 20, 1988 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and wore quantity 4 for the Wildcats earlier than being picked up by the Chicago Bears. There may be at the moment a participant carrying quantity 4 on the Chicago roster and that’s punter Brad Maynard. Maynard has been within the NFL since being a 3rd spherical draft decide (very excessive for a punter) in 1997. It’s unclear whether or not Maynard will give quantity 4 to Joshua Moore or if the rookie must defer the jersey quantity to the veteran participant.
Earlier than Moore led his school staff at KSU in tackles he was a standout athlete as a prep star within the Miami space of Florida. In highschool the proficient lock down nook anchored the protection at his highschool with such ability that he earned All-Broward County recognition for Class 6A in Florida, a noteworthy achievement.
Prior to picking Okay-State as a highschool senior Joshua thought of a extra native athletic scholarship from Florida State College in Tallahassee. Moore additionally obtained recruiting curiosity from close by powerhouses the College of Florida and the College of Miami.
As a freshman at Kansas State in 2006 Moore performed in all 13 video games and on account of improved efficiency began every of the final 5 video games of the season. Joshua earned the accolade of All-Massive 12 freshman staff for his efforts. As a sophomore the rising star was pressured to purple shirt because of damage points. Moore overcame the 2007 setback and completed his school soccer profession robust sufficient to earn himself consideration within the 2010 NFL Draft.
Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith was pleased to choose up Joshua Moore when he was nonetheless obtainable within the fifth spherical. On the 141st decide within the draft the Chicago Bears felt participant whose skills match the wants of their staff in addition to Joshua Moore did supplied a real worth alternative by way of buying an asset at an simply justifiable value.