Found October 09, 2013 on Orange Fizz:
Photo by Dylan Butler He was one of the most highly touted recruits to pick the Orange in the class of 2012. And now, a few weeks into his sophomore season, Wayne Morgan is about to step into a starter’s role this weekend against NC State. He also stepped into the Fizz Spotlight this week. With the loss of starting cornerback Keon Lyn, Coach Scott Shafer has turned to some of his younger defensive backs to step up, Wayne included. The Fizz talked with the New York city native about his expectations moving forward, and how the defense needs to turn things around heading further into its ACC slate. Here are some excerpts from Morgan’s time with the Fizzcast this week.    On his expanded role this weekend v. NC State “It’s something I’ve been prepared for. Coach [Shafer] told me from the beginning on, if something was to happen to another corner, you got to step up and take a few more reps at the corner position. I was prepared for it, but it definitely was a tough loss for our seconda...

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