Posts Tagged ‘Maurice Morris’
Posted: Monday, November 21st, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Fantasy Faux Pas, Aaron Rodgers, Chris Johnson, Denarius Moore, Kevin Smith, Mario Manningham, Maurice Morris, Roy Helu, Ryan Torain, Stevie Johnson, Torrey Smith
It’s no surprise that Kevin Smith headlines this week’s Fantasy Faux Pas, but as always, there’s plenty more.
Posted: Thursday, October 20th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions, Jahvid Best, LeGarrette Blount, Maurice Morris, Peyton Hillis, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
After his second concussion of the season, Jahvid Best is being advised to sit out the rest of the season leaving a hole in both the Lions and fantasy owners’ rosters.
Posted: Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Detroit Lions, Jahvid Best, Maurice Morris
Lions rookie RB Jahvid Best is expected to play Thursday against the Patriots, but he is still a huge fantasy risk. Best has shown some true grit battling through his turf toe injury, but he has been a pain for fantasy owners wanting to believe in him. Best rushed just three times on Sunday at Dallas for 2 yards.
Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Brandon Jackson, Jahvid Best, John Kuhn, Maurice Morris, Michael Fabiano
Jahvid Best missed practice on Thursday, so fantasy owners need to prepare for a worst-case scenario.
Posted: Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Aaron Brown, Detroit Lions, Jahvid Best, Jim Schwartz, Kevin Smith, Matthew Stafford, Maurice Morris, Nate Burleson
All the signs in Detroit are pointing toward RB Kevin Smith being back in uniform for the Lions on Sunday.
Posted: Sunday, September 26th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Detroit Lions, Frank Tadych, Jahvid Best, Maurice Morris, Stephen Peterman, Wayne Gandy, Week 3 injuries 2010
The Lions are thinking comeback during the fourth quarter in Minneapolis, but it will have to come without rookie RB Jahvid Best.
Posted: Wednesday, September 1st, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Aaron Brown, DeDe Dorsey, Detroit Lions, Frank Tadych, Jahvid Best, Jerome Felton, Jim Schwartz, Kevin Smith, Maurice Morris, Sam Gash
We’ve seen it time and time again in the NFL: The recovery time following major knee surgery is never a certainty and rarely treats two players the same. The latest example is Kevin Smith.
Posted: Monday, May 3rd, 2010 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Detroit Lions, Jahvid Best, Jim Schwartz, Kevin Smith, Maurice Morris
Jahvid Best may not be a true featured back as a rookie, but it’s pretty easy to predict that he’ll see the majority of the backfield touches for the Lions in 2010.
Posted: Monday, May 3rd, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Ben Roethlisberger, Dennis Dixon, DeSean Jackson, Detroit Lions, Jahvid Best, JaMarcus Russell, Jason Campbell, Kevin Smith, Maurice Morris, Mike Williams, Oakland Raiders, Pete Carroll, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, Sam Bradford, Seattle Seahawks, St. Louis Rams, Tom Cable
Raiders coach Tom Cable is not going to select a starting quarterback in May. Cable calls it an open competition. Others call it a formality because newly acquired QB Jason Campbell was the hands-down favorite at the Raiders three-day minicamp over the weekend.
Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Aaron Brown, Bernard Berrian, Calvin Johnson, Darrelle Revis, Kenneth Darby, Kevin Smith, Kyle Boller, Larry Fitzgerald, Matt Ryan, Maurice Morris, Michael Turner, Percy Harvin, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Samkon Gado, Sidney Rice, Steven Jackson, Terrell Owens, Vince Young
Here are a few of the bigger news and notes to consider as we head into Week 15 of the fantasy season.
Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Aaron Brown, Arian Foster, Beanie Wells, Brian Westbrook, Chris Brown, Chris Jennings, Correll Buckhalter, Jerome Harrison, Kevin Smith, Knowshon Moreno, Leonard Weaver, LeSean McCoy, Maurice Morris, Mike Bell, Peyton Hillis, pierre thomas, Quinton Ganther, Reggie Bush, Ryan Moats, Tim Hightower
Here’s a look at some of the changes to NFL backfields and their affect on your fantasy teams for Week 15.
Posted: Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Anquan Boldin, Brian Westbrook, Calvin Johnson, Chris Brown, Chris Johnson, Edgerrin James, Gary Kubiak, Jamaal Charles, Jerheme Urban, Jim Schwartz, Justin Forsett, Kevin Smith, Kurt Warner, Larry Johnson, LeSean McCoy, Maurice Morris, Nate Burleson, Ryan Moats, Steve Breaston, Steve Slaton, Todd Haley
Here’s a look at a few news and notes from around the fantasy world, including the status of Cardinals WR Anquan Boldin.
Posted: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Clinton Portis, Darren Sproles, Dwayne Bowe, Felix Jones, Jamal Lewis, Jerome Harrison, Julian Edelman, Kevin Smith, LaDainian Tomlinson, Ladell Betts, marion barber, Mark Bradley, Maurice Morris, Mewelde Moore, Randy Moss, rashard mendenhall, Tashard Choice, Wes Welker, willie parker
Here’s a look at some of the bigger injury news and notes and the fantasy implications as we head into Week 4.
Posted: Sunday, September 27th, 2009 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Aaron Brown, Detroit Lions, Kevin Smith, Maurice Morris
Lions RB Kevin Smith hasn’t returned following a shoulder injury, giving Maurice Morris and Aaron Brown the bulk of the workload against the Redskins.
Posted: Friday, February 27th, 2009 | Jim Loftus Tags: Detroit Lions, Free Agency 2009, Maurice Morris, Seattle Seahawks
Detroit is on the free-agent scoreboard. It reached agreement Friday with former Seahawks running back Maurice Morris on a three-year deal with $7 million.