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Best Gridiron Wild Child 

Randy Moss

Oakland Raiders

First, you notice the hair, a towering rebel 'fro tamed for formal interviews by dapper cornrows. Next, you notice the hands, giant sticky mitts designed to lock onto pigskin missiles. Then, of course, you notice the attitude and the exploits, on the field and off. Moss pretended to moon Green Bay fans during the playoffs. He was arrested in 2002 for knocking over a traffic officer who had impeded the path of his Lexus. He's been called a nut case, a circus freak, a cancer of team chemistry. Still, he may be the best wide receiver in the world (apologies to Terrell Owens). Since signing with the Oakland Raiders this March, Moss has given every indication that he'll live up to his renegade talent ... on the field and off. His first day in town, he caused a furor by arriving in a stretch limo with a seven-motorcycle police escort. Oh yeah, that Raiders jersey will fit perfectly.


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