Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Alfred Morris was a monster in 2012, putting up the second most rush yards and touchdowns in the league. He was a rookie. A sixth round pick. Can you believe it?The man is 24 years old though, but at least he's not Brandon Weeden, who's 29 and the Browns' first round pick from last year.I have no idea what they were thinking. But anyways... Alfred Morris is a monster.Morris picked up 1,613 yards running off of 4.8 yards per carry. His teammate, Robert Griffin III, was probably a big help. With the read-option in play on the Redskins' offense, RG3 distracted defenses because of 120 rushing attempts for 6.8 yards per carry and 7 touchdowns.RG3 got injured last season, twice, tearing his ACL and MCL. He's looking to make a good comeback, but if the Redskins are smart, they'd do less running with him. That would give Morris the ball more, especially in the red zone.Granted, I doubt they'll give him RG3's 120 extra runs. They'll just turn most of those...
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