• LB Mike Morgan poised for a breakthrough on Seahawks’ defense

    Summary of 7 articles · Updated Aug 8, 2013
    Morgan has been with the Seahawks the last two seasons, even starting against the Jets a year ago in place of the injured K.J. Wright. Saints coach Sean Payton said following Monday's practice that wide receiver Joe Morgan will receive a second opinion on the knee injury Morgan sustained during last Saturday's Black and Gold scrimmage. Perhaps not, but it certainly is a cruel blow to Morgan and the Saints, losing a key player because of a tackle in practice. Morgan is one of a string of players, including Arrelious Benn, Danario Alexander and Bryan Bulaga, to suffer damaged ACLs this week and have their season come to an end before it even gets underway. "For a guy like him, a young player that's really had to fight through a good bit during the first two years of his career, then to all of a sudden have that established position and you can really start building a game plan around him. And then he's gone.
    • Joe Morgan's injury opens door for New Orleans Saints' young receivers

      Kenny Stills lining up in Joe Morgan's spot on first-team offense
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    • Tuesday links --- Morgan making his case

      It's that time of camp where some players are rising to the fore during practice --- but now need to also begin showing that in the games that begin this week. Thursday, to be specific in Seattle's case, in San Diego. One such player is third-year lineb…
    • New Orleans Saints Injury Report: Joe Morgan needs second opinion; Marques Colston returns

      Saints remove Marques Colston, Patrick Robinson from PUP list as they practiced Monday
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  • New Orleans Saints not blaming Kenny Vaccaro for his practice tackle that injured teammate Joe Morgan

    Young players want to impress coaches and teammates by being aggressive in practice, but you never want to injure a player on your own team. But by practicing full throttle all the time, you can put your teammates in harm's way sometimes.That's the rub,…
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    • Saints: Don't blame Vaccaro for WR's injury

      New Orleans Saints receiver Joe Morgan's season is over due to a knee injury suffered Saturday after a tackle by Kenny Vaccaro, but the team's players, following Morgan's lead, aren't blaming the aggressive rookie safety for the injury.

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