Watch: Randy Moss cries after getting Hall of Fame news
Randy Moss was feeling all of the emotions after getting the knock that changed his life.
Moss was informed on Saturday that he was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, class of 2018. Here’s his reaction to the knock on the door from Hall of Fame president David Baker and the message shared with him that he had made it into Canton:
Grab a tissue.
— ESPN (@espn) February 4, 2018
Moss described his reaction as having tears of joy over the news.
Randy Moss: "I think I just started to get excited seeing Mr. Baker at the door… It was just tears of joy. When you put your heart and soul into this game, to be rewarded with that gold jacket I'm just speechless.''
— Chris Tomasson (@christomasson) February 4, 2018
Moss is one of three wide receivers to make it as a first-ballot Hall of Famer. He played 14 NFL seasons and led the league in touchdown catches five times. He is fourth all-time in career receiving yards (15,292) and second in career touchdown receptions (156). His 23 touchdown catches in 2007 remains an NFL record.