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  1. Alfred Morris' 1991 Mazda 626 sedan in the Washington Redskins' parking lotRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    Alfred Morris, who signed a two-year $3.5 million deal, with a chance to earn up to $5.5 million, has made millions in his four previous NFL seasons. Morris refers to his 1991 Mazda 626 Sedan, which he drove up to Washington from Florida after being drafted in the sixth round of the 2012 draft, as "The Bentley."

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  2. The Washington Redskins quarterback dilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | Isportsweb.com

    ... and a reluctance to run the only offense he's proficient in or learn to run a pro offense, and Pro-Bowler Alfred Morris was tossed aside like seemingly everybody at the running back position these days. Kirk has had an up-and-down career with the ...

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  3. Redskins positional previews: OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... the Redskins continue to seek a breakthrough performance from a running back, something they haven't had since Alfred Morris in 2012. Their lack of a dynamic running game was costly last year. Chris Thompson rounds out the pack - he's a third-down ...

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  4. Two-a-days: Redskins won't lack drama at campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Yahoo Sports

    ... immediately. Washington's rotating door at running back continues for the third straight year. Two seasons ago Alfred Morris started all 16 games, but Matt Jones soon started splitting reps. Last year Jones started the season as the top guy, but Rob ...

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  5. Redskins RB battle: Samaje Perine has power, pedigree to push past Rob KelleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Sporting News

    ... in rookie Samaje Perine with his passion and pedigree. Washington has been looking for it since it had a young Alfred Morris. Matt Jones, the Redskins' 2015 third-rounder, was supposed to have it, but he literally fumbled his way into the deep ...

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  6. How would Ezekiel Elliott suspension affect Cowboys? Bigger, more immediate concern is this playerRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... move from #2 to #1 on the depth chart to fill-in for Zeke. But how does a possible suspension for Zeke affect Alfred Morris. In recent chats, I've mentioned that I think Morris' roster spot is not guaranteed in 2017. He is 3rd string behind Zeke & ...

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  7. Why is there such a rush for the Cowboys to ditch Alfred Morris?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Blogging The Boys

    While some were barbecuing and/or popping fireworks on July 4th here at BTB we were discussing the most expendable members of the Dallas Cowboys roster . This is a topic with a generally large level of agreement, but a player absent from my own list of expendables that popped up a bit in the comments was running back Alfred Morris .

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  8. Can Jahad Thomas emerge as an option at backup running back for the Cowboys?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Blogging The Boys

    ... rookie campaign. The Cowboys have two veteran running backs behind their All-Pro tailback: Darren McFadden and Alfred Morris are both on the roster. It remains to be seen whether or not the team will bring both back for the 2017 season. McFadden had ...

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  9. Matt Jones agent changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... likening him to a young Marshawn Lynch. After a promising start, Jones eventually replaced veteran Alfred Morris as the team's starting running back. But his performance was spotty, and the ball-security issues continued. Jones chose not to attend ...

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  10. Redskins' Matt Jones changes agent as ex-Armwood star battles for spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... likening him to a young Marshawn Lynch. After a promising start, Jones eventually replaced veteran Alfred Morris as the starting running back. But his performance was spotty, and the ball-security issues continued. Jones did not attend voluntary ...

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  11. Which Cowboys veterans are most at-risk for losing their roster spots?Read the original story

    Jun 28, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... If the current crop of Cowboys running backs stays healthy, will there be a spot on the 53-man roster for Alfred Morris? Morris is a talented player who's been to two Pro Bowls and topped 1,000 rushing yards each of his first three NFL seasons with ...

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  12. Matt Jones's best hope in reviving NFL career: A coach who has been thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... swings of fortune through his first season-and-a-half in Washington, in which he did spot duty behind starter Alfred Morris, showed flashes of explosive promise and was named the starter only to fumble his way to the bench. "The change was made," ...

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  13. Washington Redskins Players Most Likely to Be Cut Before 2017 SeasonRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... former general manager Scot McCloughan who are in danger. Among the group, a running back expected to replace Alfred Morris now seems destined for the exit door just two years after being taken off the board in Round 3. At least one member of 2016's ...

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  14. Redskins' Matt Jones Weighs His OptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | NBC Washington

    ... past Matt," Gruden said with ample skepticism. The 6-foot-2, 232-pounder entered 2016 as the lead back. Alfred Morris was in Dallas. No clear competition existed. Sure, Jones revealed a penchant for fumbling as a rookie, but the job was his. Through ...

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  15. Cowboys Shouldn't Worry That Dak Prescott Will Turn Into Robert Griffin IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | Blogging The Boys

    ... and made the Pro Bowl in just their first season. Both did so with the benefit of a very strong running game ( Alfred Morris broke the Redskins single-season rushing record in 2012), both were dangerous dual-threat quarterbacks, both did a great job ...

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  16. Redskins RB Matt Jones asks for releaseRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    It was just this time last year that Matt Jones was prepared to take over for Alfred Morris as the Washington Redskins' top running back. Jones, a third-round pick from Florida, was coming off a rookie season that saw him put up nearly 800 total yards.

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  17. Rounding Up Latest Washington Redskins Offseason BuzzRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... alongside Matt Jones' fall from grace. The third-round pick in 2015 supplanted three-time 1,000-yard rusher Alfred Morris before being benched in favor of Kelley, all in the space of a year. Jones began this offseason skipping workouts and ...

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  18. Matt Jones's best play heading into minicamp: Work his tail offRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... to compete initially for the featured running-back role after the team's front office soured on incumbent Alfred Morris, who never missed a start in four years in Washington. "They moved Alfred Morris aside and said, 'Hey, here's our new great ...

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  19. Washington Redskins: Matt Jones had his shot, but it's over nowRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | NFLSpinZone

    ... starting running back was a flash of excitement. He arose from the shadows of former Redskins running back Alfred Morris. The transition was quick, quiet, and now proven to be premature. The Redskins would be wise to let him go. If not, then put ...

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  20. RB Matt Jones Wants Release or TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2017 | Hogs Haven

    ... released or traded. Last year, Jones entered the season as the team's starter at RB after they moved on from Alfred Morris and basically handed Jones the reigns. He proceeded to hurt his knee and lose his starting job to UDFA rookie Rob Kelley after ...

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