Ron Morris (American football)

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Ron Morris
No. 84
Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1964-11-04) November 4, 1964 (age 49)
Place of birth: Cooper, Texas
Career information
College: Southern Methodist
NFL Draft: 1987 / Round: 2 / Pick: 54
Debuted in 1987
Last played in 1992
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Receptions 121
Receiving yards 1991
Touchdowns 9
Stats at NFL.com

Ronald Wayne "Ron" Morris (born November 4, 1964 in Cooper, Texas) is a former professional American football wide receiver in the National Football League. He played six seasons for the Chicago Bears (1987–1992). In 1987, Ron Morris received the Brian Piccolo Award which is awarded to the rookie that best exemplifies the teamwork, loyalty, dedication, sense of humor, and courage of the late Brian Piccolo.[1] In 1995, Morris was awarded $5.2 million for a lawsuit stemming from a knee injury that ended his career.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fred Mitchell. (1988-04-12). "Piccolo Award To Morris – Chicago Tribune". Articles.chicagotribune.com. Retrieved 2012-08-10. 
  2. ^ Jet (1995-04-10). "Ex-Chicago Bears receiver Ron Morris gets $5.2 mil. in malpractice lawsuit.". Highbeam Research.