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Need To Know: Sio Moore

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Whether he plays inside or outside linebacker, Connecticut's Sio Moore is a play-making menace. The story of his on-the-field play, however, isn't nearly as interesting as his off-the-field story.

Sio Moore's first name is short for Snorsio. "It means ‘God is the greatest,' and Sio means ‘Greatest,'" Moore said at the Scouting Combine. "It's a heavy name and a great purpose." Moore, a productive linebacker who could be a second-round target for the Green Bay Packers, was born in Liberia but moved to the United States before he was 1 when his family won a visa lottery to escape an...

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