Josh Morgan may have cost the Washington Redskins a chance at starting the 2012 NFL season 2-0. It is that easy.
With that being said, could the Redskins send a message to the rest of the team that stupid penalties will not be tolerated and cut their new wide receiver?
Stranger things have happened, especially when it comes to Mike Shanahan and Daniel Snyder making decisions. Morgan may feel safe after having just signed with the Redskins this past offseason, but what he did in the final seconds of yesterday’s loss to the St. Louis Rams should have him feeling at least a little concerned.
On a third down catch that had the Redskins in field goal position that could have given Billy Cundiff a chance to tie the game with a 48 yard field goal, Morgan let his ego and temper get the best of him. Morgan did the unthinkable and let Cortland Finnegan get to him after he sort of slapped at his head.
It was definitely a cheap shot by Finnegan, no doubt. But that is the type of player he is an...