Joe Morris

Joseph Edward Morris
Born: September 15, 1960
Fort Bragg, NC USA
Position: RB
Height: 5'7"
Weight: 195
College: Syracuse
High School: Southern Pines (NC); Ayer (MA)
Career: 1982-1991
Drafted: 1982 in Round 2, #45 overall by the New York Giants

Joe Morris played from 1982 to 1991 during his career with the Cleveland Browns and New York Giants. Morris ran for 5,585 yards in his career on 1,411 attempts, scoring 50 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 111 passes for 960 yards and 2 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1982NFL New York Giants15483.21
1983NFL New York Giants351454.116 0
1984NFL New York Giants1335103.828 4
1985NFL New York Giants29413364.565 21
1986NFL New York Giants34115164.454 14
1987NFL New York Giants1936583.434 3
1988NFL New York Giants30710833.527 5
1991NFL Cleveland Browns932893.115 2
Totals141155854.065 50


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1982NFL New York Giants8344.213 0
1983NFL New York Giants210.51
1984NFL New York Giants1212410.326 0
1985NFL New York Giants222129.617 0
1986NFL New York Giants2123311.123 1
1987NFL New York Giants1111410.425 0
1988NFL New York Giants221667.524 0
1991NFL Cleveland Browns13765.813 0
Totals1119608.626 2

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1983NFL New York Giants1425518.226 0
1984NFL New York Giants66911.514 0
1985NFL New York Giants22512.518 0
1991NFL Cleveland Browns1831017.236 0
Totals4065916.536 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1982NFL New York Giants100006
1983NFL New York Giants0100006
1984NFL New York Giants40000024
1985NFL New York Giants2100000126
1986NFL New York Giants14100090
1987NFL New York Giants3000018
1988NFL New York Giants5000030
1991NFL Cleveland Browns20000012

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1982NFLNew York Giants50
1983NFLNew York Giants150
1984NFLNew York Giants168
1985NFLNew York Giants1616
1986NFLNew York Giants1515
1987NFLNew York Giants1110
1988NFLNew York Giants1615
1991NFLCleveland Browns164


1985 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)
1986 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1986 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1986 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1986 - Pro Football Weekly All-NFL (1st Team)
1986 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1986 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1986 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)