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Posted by ESPN.com's Pat Yasinskas
Moore initially was supposed to wear No. 24 for the Falcons, but he lobbied teammate Von Hutchins for No. 25 and succeeded in getting a switch. No. 25 was the number worn by Moore's former Missouri teammate, Aaron O'Neal, who died after a summer conditioning session four years ago.
In return for No. 25, Moore agreed to make a donation to the Lupus Foundation of America. Hutchins' mother suffers from that disease.
Posted by ESPN.com's Pat Yasinskas Here's a very nice story, courtesy of Big 12 writer Tim Griffin, about how Atlanta rookie William Moore will honor the memory of former college teammate at Missouri.