Winston Moss

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Winston Moss
No. 58, 99, 55
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1965-12-24) December 24, 1965 (age 50)
Place of birth: Miami, Florida
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school: Miami (FL) Southridge
College: Miami (FL)
NFL draft: 1987 / Round: 2 / Pick: 50
Career history
As player:
As coach:
Career NFL statistics
Sacks: 20.5
Interceptions: 3
Games: 169
Player stats at NFL.com

Winston Moss (born December 24, 1965) is a former American football linebacker and current assistant head coach / linebackers coach for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the second round of the 1987 NFL Draft. Moss attended Miami Southridge High School and was an all-state linebacker.[1] He played college football at Miami.

Moss also played for the Los Angeles Raiders and Seattle Seahawks.

Coaching career[edit]

Moss began his coaching career in 1998 as a defensive quality control assistant for the Seattle Seahawks. He was hired by the New Orleans Saints in 2000 as defensive assistant/quality control, he was promoted to linebackers coach near the end of that season to replace John Bunting, who departed to become head coach at the University of North Carolina. Moss was hired by the Packers to become their linebackers coach on January 19, 2006. He was promoted to assistant head coach by head coach Mike McCarthy on January 15, 2007. Following a disappointing 2008 season for the Packers, Moss was the only major defensive coach not to be fired by McCarthy.[2] In 2016, Moss led the Packer's coaching staff in coaching Team Irvin in the Pro Bowl, replacing Mike McCarthy who declined to travel to Hawaii due to illness.

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