On Thursday, Nov. 26, 1998, rookie wide receiver Randy Moss went off. During just his 2nd national TV appearance Moss torched the Cowboys for three catches, 163 yards, and three TUDs.
Randy Moss Thanksgiving 1998
Moss scored TUDS of 51, 56, and 56 yards. It was an explosive performance that erased any doubt about the Vikings’ willingness to spend a first round selection on Moss, a perceived risk, in that April’s NFL Draft.
He scored a 51-yard TUD on a flea flicker on the 4th play of the game.
2 drives later he scored from from 56-yards out on the drive’s 1st play.
In the 3rd quarter he caught his 3rd pass of the game and again scored from 56-yards out.
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