Members of the 52-player team to be on hand for 2013 home finale on Saturday against UTEP
Mackey, Darkwa named to state's first team; Moses tabbed to second team
Mackey named to first team; Moses, Darkwa tabbed to second team; Pierce named All-Frosh
Orleans Darkwa scores twice; Tulane Defense forces two interceptions, safety
Kick-off is slated for 10:05 p.m. CST
The Green Wave lost 33-17 to the Memphis Tigers on October 22nd, 2011 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Career Notes: Two-year Tulane and four-year collegiate letterwinner posted 114 tackles (59 solo, 55 assist), 24.5 tackles for loss, 15.5 sacks, six forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries, seven pass break-ups and an interception for his career...played in 39 games with 22 starts, including 23 and 22, respectively, with the Green Wave...ranks fourth in Tulane career history in sacks...is tied for third (9.5 in 2011) and tied for 12th (6.0) in sacks in single-season history...signed a free agent contract with the Green Bay Packers following his senior season.
2011: Started all 13 games as a senior...named second-team All-Conference USA and third-team All-Louisiana after leading the team in sacks (9.5) while tying for the lead in forced fumbles (3), finishing second in tackles for loss (12.5) and ranking third in pass break-ups (5)...led the defensive line and sat fifth overall on the team with 52 tackles (33 solo, 19 assists)...finished fourth in Conference USA in sacks per game (0.73) and tied for 11th in tackles for loss per game (0.92)...ranked tied for 16th in sacks per game...posted a season-high nine tackles (7 solo, 2 assists) and tied a career-high with 2.0 sacks and a pass break-up at Rice (11/19)...also tied a career mark with 2.0 sacks vs UTEP (10/15)...tallied seven stops (2 solo, 5 assists) with 1.5 sacks among 2.0 tackles for loss at East Carolina (10/29)...forced fumbles vs Tulsa (9/10), at SMU (11/5) and at Hawai'i (11/26).
2010: Played in 10 games with nine starts as a redshirt-junior...earned second-team All-Louisiana and honorable-mention All-Conference USA recognition after tying for the team lead in forced fumbles (3) and fumble recoveries (2) while finishing second in tackles for loss (11.5) and sacks (6.0), tied for fourth in interceptions (1), tied for sixth with 51 tackles (22 solo, 29 assists) and tied for seventh in pass break-ups (2)...ranked second in C-USA in forced fumbles per game (0.30), third in fumble recoveries per game (0.20), 11th in sacks per game (0.60) and 14th in tackles for loss per contest (1.15)...finished tied for 46th nationally in tackles for loss per game (1.15) and 47th in sacks per game (0.60)...made Tulane debut at Houston (9/25) and responded with a career-best 10 tackles (2 solo, 8 assists) and 3.5 tackles for loss, including 1.5 sacks...posted nine stops (5 solo, 4 assists), a career-high 2.0 sacks, a fumble recovery and an interception at Marshall (11/27)...named C-USA Defensive Player of the Week after recording six tackles (2 solo, 4 assists) with 1.5 sacks among 2.5 tackles for loss at Rutgers (10/2)...had seven assisted stops, a half tackle for loss, a fumble recovery and a pass break-up at UTEP (10/23).
2009: Sat out the season due to NCAA transfer rules...redshirted the year.
Prior To Tulane: Played two seasons at the University of Iowa for coach Kirk Ferentz...played in 11 games as a true freshman in 2007, posting eight tackles (3 solo, 5 assists), a tackle for loss and two kickoff returns for a combined 15 yards...had a season-best three tackles (2 solo, 1 assist), including a tackle for loss, in the Hawkeyes' win over Syracuse (9/8/07)...also posted single tackles at Iowa State (9/15/07), at Wisconsin (9/22/07), at Penn State (10/6/07), at Northwestern (11/3/07) and vs Western Michigan (11/17/07)...also return a pair of kickoffs during the 2007 season, for 13 yards at Wisconsin and for two yards at Iowa State...played in four games as a sophomore in 2008, posting three tackles (1 solo, 2 assists)...posted a season-best two tackles (1 solo, 1 assist) vs Florida International (9/6)...also had a single tackle vs Maine (8/30).
High School: Four-year letterman at Willingboro High where he played wide receiver and inside linebacker for coach Nelson Hayspell...named first-team all-county, all-conference and All-South Jersey as a senior when he hauled in 35 passes for 596 yards and 10 touchdowns as a wideout while recording 87 tackles and five interceptions - including two returned for touchdowns...also named team captain as a senior...tabbed second-team all-county and all-conference as a junior after tallying 75 tackles and seven interceptions...claimed third-team all-conference honors as a freshman and sophomore.
Personal: Born Dezman Mirrill Moses on Jan. 4, 1989, in Willingboro, N.J...son of Vernon and Valerie Moses...has two sisters, Lauren and Shaina...father, Vernon, played collegiate baseball at Rowan University...cousin, Darnell Jennings and Terrance Howard, played collegiate football at Western Michigan and Notre Dame, respectively...majored in sociology.
Moses' Career Defensive Statistics