Found September 14, 2012 on Gridiron Experts:
Hidden underneath Washington’s Robert Griffith III’s spectacular opening day was another Redskins’ offensive performance that have made for a hot waiver wire pick up. Running back Alfred Morris grabbed at least a little bit of RG3’s thunder after they went on the road and beat the New Orleans Saints 40-32. Morris carried the ball 28 times for 96 yards and two touchdowns. His day was the sixth best rushing day on Week One and his two touchdowns were tied for first. Now that everyone knows his name, is Morris worth a roster spot and a possible start? Before you rush out to pluck Morris off the waiver wire and throw him into your lineup you should consider a few things before putting long term faith in the Florida Atlantic rookie. Anyone who has played fantasy football knows Morris’ head coach is a notorious fantasy football running back killer – Mike Shanahan. Starting all the way back in 1988 – Shanahan’s first year as a head coach he split his running back’s carries. Both Bo Jackso...
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