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  1. Fantasy Football 2017: How long are Ezekiel Elliott, Doug Martin, others suspended?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sporting News

    ... will certainly want Elliott for that game. Darren McFadden is expected to start in Elliott's place, with Alfred Morris also being mixed in. Martin served game one of his four-game suspension for violating the NFL's performance enhancing drug policy ...

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  2. A 'faster, more explosive' Alfred Morris has shown up at Cowboys...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Dallas Morning News

    That elephant is the six-game suspension for star running back Ezekiel Elliott to start the season that leaves the Cowboys looking for a way to replace the league's leading rusher from 2016. Part of the replacement plan will fall to Morris, who had been fighting for a roster spot before Elliott's suspension was announced because of the emergence in training camp of running back Rod Smith.

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  3. Cowboys QB Dak Prescott: Suspension creates opportunity for othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | ABC News

    ... a former girlfriend in Columbus, Ohio . "We have great running backs," Prescott said. " Darren McFadden, Alfred Morris. Those guys have had a lot of success in this league for a long time. It's just an opportunity for them to come in and get more ...

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  4. RB Alfred Morris ready to help replace suspended Ezekiel Elliott: 'We're prepared for this'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Dallas Morning News

    That elephant is the six-game suspension for star running back Ezekiel Elliott to start the season that leaves the Cowboys looking for a way to replace the league's leading rusher from 2016. Part of the replacement plan could fall to Morris, who had been fighting for a roster spot before Elliott's suspension was announced because of the emergence in training camp of running back Rod Smith.

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  5. Cowboys get ready for life without ZeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Manhattan Mercury

    ... their run game. Even without Ezekiel Elliott in the backfield, the Cowboys have faith in Darren McFadden and Alfred Morris to carry the load in his wake. With McFadden, it was just two seasons ago that he rushed for over 1,000 yards for Dallas, and ...

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  6. The Dallas Cowboys need Dak Prescott to step up more than everRead the original story

    Monday Aug 14 | TheLandryHat

    ... year in plays over 20 yards to go along with 16 total touchdowns. Backup running backs Darren McFadden and Alfred Morris are definitely formidable players who've had success in the league, but as of late they're not on Zeke's level. McFadden had ...

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  7. What Ezekiel Elliott's suspension means for Fantasy Football ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Immediately after you finish reading this blog, is crucial that you pick up Cowboys third-string running back Alfred Morris . Darren McFadden is expected to take over Ezekiel Elliott's workload during Elliott's absence. While it is believable that ...

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  8. Jason Witten: Ezekiel Elliott has chance to grow from suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | ABC News

    ... multiple occasions that he did not anticipate a suspension after seeing the information the NFL had. McFadden, Alfred Morris and Rod Smith will likely share the running back duties in Elliott's absence. Two years ago, McFadden finished fourth in the ...

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  9. Washington Redskins: Matt Jones is still surprisingly relevantRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 13 | NFLSpinZone

    ... won't happen with the Redskins. He had his opportunity rising from the shadows of former Redskins running back Alfred Morris. Now he has to focus on having a job. If Jones wants to given any NFL team a reason to give him a second or third look, he ...

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  10. The 3 reasons Giants won't make big deal of Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott's Week 1 absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | NJ.com

    ... and what they've built over there before him," Casillas added. "They were running the ball really good with Alfred Morris and (Darren) McFadden. Really strong. He's one guy. He's a really a good running back, but you can't take away from what Dallas ...

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  11. Why a six-game suspension to Ezekiel Elliott could cost the Dallas Cowboys the NFC EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Washington Post

    ... fall even further behind. Drilling down to the player level, Dallas has capable backups in Darren McFadden and Alfred Morris, and added one more when it signed veteran running back Ronnie Hillman this offseason. McFadden has two 1,000-yard rushing ...

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  12. With Ezekiel Elliott suspended, Cowboys confident in RB depthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... 1 guy," McFadden said early in camp. "Whenever my number is called, I'm definitely going to be ready." Veteran Alfred Morris has had a similar approach. Morris started his career with three straight 1,000-yard seasons with the Washington Redskins. ...

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  13. Ezekiel Elliott suspended six games; What happens next?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 11 | TheLandryHat

    ... will relay heavily on their bench to carry the load. The combination of running backs Darren McFadden , Alfred Morris , Rod Smith and Ronnie Hillman will be asked to fill in for a player who lead the league in rushing last season. Your privacy is ...

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  14. Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott suspended: What changes for Giants in Week 1?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | SILive.com

    ... most accomplished running back rooms with Darren McFadden (pictured), now the presumptive Week 1 starter, and Alfred Morris backing up Elliott. The veterans have 139 starts and five 1,000-yard seasons between them in 14 combined years. They aren't ...

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  15. NFL suspends Ezekiel Elliott six games, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Sporting News

    ... it appears the Cowboys will turn to a largely uninspiring group of backups - Darren McFadden, Rod Smith and Alfred Morris - for the start of a season it enters with high expectations. McFadden and Morris ran for 330 yards in 2016, while Smith, a ...

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  16. Morris embraces his 'underdog' role behind ElliottRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | NFL

    As shadows fell across the field following practice in the first week of training camp, Alfred Morris reflected on his fight to secure a place on the 2017 Dallas Cowboys . That first line -- delivered with conviction -- was an exact echo of what Morris' teammate, fellow running back Darren McFadden , had said earlier that day when asked about the ups and downs of his career: "Everything happens for a reason."

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  17. NFL Preseason: Top position battles for every teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | UPI

    ... was identified by six teams. After that, four positions have three teams with competition. -- Rod Smith and Alfred Morris at third running back. Morris is the veteran. He is in the best shape of his career and can still look like the former ...

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  18. Winning off the field: Cowboysa Jones and the $16 million partyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Washington Times

    ... of Fame party. 2 ex presidents, Dak & Romo appeared: pic.twitter.com/OBc5tPWV5M Former Redskins running back Alfred Morris seemed to enjoy the party, posting a video on Twitter of Timberlake's pricey performance. Not only did Timberlake grab the ...

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  19. 49ers camp observations: Kyle Shanahan gets angry with second-team offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    ... is day-to-day (knee). Part of it is because of Breida's running style. He's reminding me more and more of Alfred Morris, a vicious runner Shanahan rode for 2,900 yards in 2012-13 with the Redskins. Breida seeks out contact with linebackers and ...

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  20. Dallas Cowboys: Alfred Morris may have saved job in Hall of Fame GameRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 6 | NFLSpinZone

    A good night of work by veteran running back Alfred Morris may have saved his job with the Dallas Cowboys which has been in jeopardy all offseason A stat line of seven rushes for 42 yards may not scream Pro Bowl player, but it was huge for Dallas Cowboys backup running back Alfred Morris on Thursday Night. With all eyes focused on the Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals in the Hall of Fame Game, Morris was the best running back for a team that suddenly has some questions at the position.

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