Kellen Moore

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Updated On December 18, 2022

Kellen Moore is an American football player. Kellen Moore played for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League as a quarterback. Moreover, he played for the Detroit Lions for two years. Furthermore, he is also the three-time winner of WAC champion and two-time WAC Offensive Player of the Year.

Early life and Childhood

Kellen Moore is 33 years old as of 2022. He was born on July 5, 1988, in Prosser, Washington, United States. His father’s name is Tom who was the head coach at Prosser High School from 1986 to 2008. And his mother is Kris Moore.

Similarly, he grew up with his younger brother named Kirby, who is also a good player and also holds the national high school record for career touchdowns, and receptions with 95. Since his childhood, he keeps a keen interest in football and began to play at a very early age.

Moreover, he belongs to American nationality and his ethnicity is still unknown. Further, he also has the nickname “the Surgeon”.


Caption: Kellen Moore playing for NFL Sports (Source: FOX Sports)


Regarding his education, he studied at Prosser High School. Later, he attended Boise State University and also played football there. He graduated in the year 2011.

Professional life

Talking about Kellen’s professional life, he began his career as a footballer in high school. Later he also played state-level football. Then he became the No. 1 player in Sporting News’s annual list of the top 25 players in the nation. As a professional football player, he began his career with Detroit Lions in 2012. Further, he resigned from a two-year contract with the club.

Likewise, he moved to the Dallas Cowboys on September 6, 2015, after he failed in an initial 53-player roaster. Then, he made his professional debut for the team on December 19, against the New York Jets. During his first home start, he threw for 435 yards, 3 touchdowns, and 2 interceptions in a 34–23 loss to Washington Redskins. During that time, he also suffered from a fractured fibula in his right leg and was placed on an injured reserve. Though he resigned from the club despite being released on October 26, 2017.

Furthermore, he retired from the NFL and became the Cowboys’ quarterbacks coach after the Cowboy’s long-time coach Wade Wilson retired in 2018. Then on January 31, 2019, the Cowboys officially announced him to be promoted to offensive coordinator.


Caption: Kellen Moore as a coach of Dallas Cowboys (Source: Dallas Morning News)

All in all, he is a former American football quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). At present, he serves as the quarterback coach of the Cowboys. Moreover, he also signed with the Detroit Lions as an undrafted free agent in 2012.

Awards and Net worth

Kellen has won several awards for his hard work and dedication to his work as a player. He has won WAC Freshman of the Year in 2008, and 2× WAC Offensive Player of the Year in 2009 and 2010. Moreover, he also won the 2× First-team All-American and 2× First-team All-WAC.

As a former professional footballer and current coach, he earns a decent sum of money from his profession. His estimated net worth is around $1.5 million. Furthermore, his base salary was $390,000 while playing for Lions in 2012. He also used to earn a salary of $660,000 in 2015 while playing for the Cowboys. Also, his salary in the last season as a player was reportedly $122,400 and he earned $2,982,400 as a quarterback play.

Personal life

Currently, Kellen Moore is a married man. He tied the knot and exchanged vows with long-term girlfriend Julie Wilson in 2011. The two met each other during their high school days and dated for quite a long time. Currently, the couple is blessed with a son named Kyler and a daughter named Halle. Kyler was born in August 2014. They are so happy and blissful with each other and also his wife seems supportive of his professional career. Besides that talking about his past relationship, he has never been in relationships with other girls.

Kellen Moore

Caption: Kellen Moore with his wife and son (Source: Twitter)

Reflecting on his scandals, there are not any drastic rumors regarding his personal and professional life. He has tried to keep his life away from such kinds of stuff.

Kellen Moore – Body Measurements

Kellen has an amazing personality and a stunning body. He is 6 ft tall in height and weighs around 89 kg. Similarly, he has blue eyes and blonde hair.

Kellen Moore – Social Media

He is socially active on media sites such as Facebook and Twitter. Moreover, he has more than 13.1k followers on Twitter and around 5.4k followers on Facebook. He does not have an Instagram account.