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Former Saints WR Lance Moore retires from NFL

Lance Moore greets Saints coach Sean Payton in 2014, when he played with the Pittsburgh Steelers. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune) Lance Moore greets Saints coach Sean Payton in 2014, when he played with the Pittsburgh Steelers. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
ATLANTA, GA (WVUE) -

Former Saints wide receiver Lance Moore announced his retirement from the NFL Monday morning, according to his latest team, the Atlanta Falcons.

More started his career with the Cleveland Browns in 2005. He played his college ball in Toledo.

He spent eight seasons with the Saints, where he had 346 receptions for 4,281 yards and 38 touchdowns.

Moore had 389 career receptions for 4,816 yards and 44 career touchdowns.

The Falcons had just signed Moore on Friday.

He most recently played with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Detroit Lions.

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