Raiders draft Denarius Moore in fifth round

NEW YORK (WVLT/AP) -- Tennessee wide receiver Denarius Moore has been selected by the Oakland Raiders in the fifth round of the NFL Draft.

Moore was selected with the 148th overall pick.

Moore had 112 catches for 2,004 yards in 52 games at Tennessee. He had his best year as a senior with 47 catches for 981 yards and nine touchdowns.

Moore has been clocked in the 40-yard dash in 4.39 seconds, becoming the latest speedster to join the Raiders. Three of their other picks have also been timed in sub 4.4-second 40s in cornerbacks DeMarcus Van Dyke and Chimdi Chekwa and running back Taiwan Jones.



 
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