Jeff Moore is entering his third season with the Framingham
State University football program and will serve as the defensive
coordinator and cornerbacks coach.
Under his guidance the Rams defense has exceled in each of his
first two seasons. In 2011 the Rams Defense was tops in the
16 team NEFC in total defense. The Rams defense featured four first
team All-Bogan Division selections and three second team
The 2012 Rams defense ranked first in the NEFC in nearly every
statistical category and posted three shut outs, a new school
record. The Rams 2012 defense finished the season second in the
nation in total defense and third down defense for Division III. In
addition, the Rams led the nation in takeaways (42) and
interceptions (25). Moore 's defense was ranked third in tackles
for a loss, fourth in rushing, first down and pass efficiency
defense. Plus the Rams ranked sixth in scoring defense, first downs
and third down conversion defense.
In 2012 Moore coached the NEFC Bogan Division Defensive Player
of the Year and three other first team All-Bogan Division
players. The Rams defense featured the 2012 NEFC Championship
game Most Valuable Player, the New England Football Writers (NEFW)
Season Gold Helmet Award winner, a NEFW All-New England selection,
a D3football.com First Team All-East Region selection and a
D3football.com fourth team All-American.
Moore spent the 2010 season as the head varsity football coach
at Lowell High School. Prior to that Moore was the head varsity
football coach at Dracut High school, where he led The Middies to
their first Super Bowl championship (2008) in twenty years. The
Dracut defense shut out Marshfield 27-0.
As the defensive coordinator at FSU in 2012, Moore was nominated
for Coordinator of the Year by footballscoop.com. As head coach at
Dracut he was named 2008 Lowell Sun Coach of the Year, 2008 New
England Patriots Coach of the Week, and 2009 MVC Coach of the
Coach Moore is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts
Lowell, where he played defensive back for the Chiefs. After
graduating from UMass Lowell, Moore played for the Merrimack Valley
Outlaws and Gr. Lowell Nor’Easters (‘98, ‘99
National Champions). Moore is fortunate to hold a NEFC Championship
as a player (UMass Lowell 1991) and a coach ( FSU 2012 ).
Moore holds a Master’s degree in Criminal Justice from
Western New England and is employed as a police officer in the City
of Lowell. He currently resides in Nashua, NH with his wife,
Kerry, and daughter, Kayleigh.