Michael David Smith
Derland Moore, a defensive tackle who spent 13 seasons in New Orleans and is a member of the Saints’ Hall of Fame, has died at the age of 68.
After initially enrolling at Oklahoma on a track scholarship, Moore walked onto the football team and became an All-American. Moore then went to the Saints with the 29th overall pick in the 1973 NFL draft. He had an excellent career in New Orleans, and the Saints chose him as one of the 50 best players in the first 50 years of franchise history.
“It was damn nice to be selected on the 50th team in New Orleans as the best of the best,” Moore said...