Feb 25, 2009 5
You may remember last August I had a post entitled “Please Draft Josh Morgan.” The post was one of the more active ones of the summer, likely based on the title. As August unfolded, however, I become more enamored with Eddie Royal, especially when Morgan had a health issue that definitely prevented him from opening the season as a starter. That issue took him several weeks to recover from, and it derailed his 2008 season, one that, admittedly, probably wasn’t going to be anything special given the poor situation in SF, where the head coach was fired, the OC Mike Martz was rendered irrelevant, and where the QB was benched in favor of more of a game manager in Shaun Hill.
I liked Morgan because he really impressed in camp – and our Adam Caplan saw that first-hand in August – was seriously challenging for a starting job, was on a team without a go-to receiver, and he was playing for Mike Martz. Some people seemed to think, due to [...]