Raiders sign 3rd rounder Sio Moore

The Oakland Raiders announced today that they’ve signed rookie third round pick, linebacker Sio Moore.

Moore (6-1, 240), a linebacker out of Connecticut, was selected 66th overall by the Raiders in April. He played in 41 games with 31 starts at UConn, and garnered first-team All-Big East Conference honors twice during his collegiate career. As a senior, Moore ranked fourth on the team with 72 tackles (45 solo) and was named to the watch list for the Butkus Award, presented annually to the nation’s top linebacker.