Sylvester Morris

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Sylvester Morris
No. 84
Wide Receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1977-10-06) October 6, 1977 (age 37)
Place of birth: New Orleans, Louisiana
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 212 lb (96 kg)
Career information
High school: New Orleans (LA) McDonogh No. 35
College: Jackson State
NFL Draft: 2000 / Round: 1 / Pick: 21
Debuted in 2000
Last played in 2003
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Receptions 48
Receiving Yards 678
Touchdowns 3
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com

Sylvester Morris, Jr. (born October 6, 1977) is a former professional American football wide receiver who played for the Kansas City Chiefs during the 2000 season.

Morris was an alum of McDonogh 35 High School in New Orleans before joining the Jackson State Tigers' football team. Morris was selected by the Chiefs in the first round (21st overall) of the 2000 NFL Draft. In his one and only NFL season, he appeared in 15 games and had 48 receptions for 678 yards (14.1 yards per reception) and 3 touchdowns. Morris later signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, though he sustained a season-ending injury during the offseason. His career was cut short by repeated knee injuries.

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
John Tait
Chiefs 1st Rounders Succeeded by
Ryan Sims