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Joe Morris

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

Joe Morris played from 1982 to 1991 with the New York Giants and Cleveland Browns. 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..


1982NFL New York15483.21
1983NFL New York351454.116 0
1984NFL New York1335103.828 4
1985NFL New York29413364.565 21
1986NFL New York34115164.454 14
1987NFL New York1936583.434 3
1988NFL New York30710833.527 5
1991NFL Cleveland932893.115 2
Totals141155854.065 50


1982NFL New York8344.313 0
1983NFL New York210.51
1984NFL New York1212410.326 0
1985NFL New York222129.617 0
1986NFL New York2123311.123 1
1987NFL New York1111410.425 0
1988NFL New York221667.524 0
1991NFL Cleveland13765.813 0
Totals1119608.626 2

Kick Returns:

1983NFL New York1425518.226 0
1984NFL New York66911.514 0
1985NFL New York22512.518 0
1991NFL Cleveland1831017.236 0
Totals4065916.536 0

Defense and Fumbles:

YearTeamTackleSoloAssistDefSTTFLTFL YdsBrupQBHFumF RecF Rec YdsFR TDFFK Blk
1982NFL New York1100
1983NFL New York2100
1984NFL New York1000
1985NFL New York6200
1986NFL New York6200
1987NFL New York2000
1988NFL New York7100
1991NFL Cleveland2100

Total Scoring:

YearTeamRushRecPuntKickMFG RIntFumOtherFGX/CSingle2 PtSafPoints
1982NFL New York100006
1983NFL New York0100006
1984NFL New York40000024
1985NFL New York2100000126
1986NFL New York14100090
1987NFL New York3000018
1988NFL New York5000030
1991NFL Cleveland20000012

Playing Career:

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)