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Kirk Morrison

32-Year-Old Linebacker – Free Agent

2013 Defensive Stats

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

There was no outlook written for Kirk Morrison in 2014. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

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Re-signed by the Bills in December of 2012.

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Kirk Morrison NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2007 25 16 - 119 - 1 - 4 0 - 1 - - - -
2008 26 16 - 135 - 1 - 1 0 - 0 - - - -
2009 27 16 - 133 - 2 - 0 0 - 1 - - - -
2010 28 Jac 16 89 64 25 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 29 Buf 14 7 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 30 Buf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Kirk Morrison – Playing Time Overview

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Defensive Snaps in 2013

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Special Teams Snaps in 2013

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Year Def ST
2011 - -
2012 0 33

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Kirk Morrison 2013 Game Log
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Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Kirk Morrison: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Morrison was released by Buffalo on Monday, the team's official site reports.

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Morrison (undisclosed) is inactive for Sunday's season opener versus the Jets, WGR 550 AM reports.

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Arthur Moats, a third-year player, has had a great camp and has elevated himself into a battle - in which Moats may actually be leading - with Morrison for a starting outside linebacker spot, BuffaloBills.com reports. “At the strong side position, Arthur Moats and Kirk Morrison are in a battle,” said Bills defensive coordinator Dave Wannstedt. “To be quite honest with you Arthur gets the nudge a little bit. They are going to split time in the game, but Arthur might have outperformed him a little bit at this point in training camp. So we have real competition right there and how it unfolds; the games will determine that.”

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Morrison is expected to line up as a starter at outside linebacker in the Bills' new base scheme, according to The Buffalo News.

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Morrison has re-signed with the Bills, according to BuffaloBills.com.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

There was no outlook written for Kirk Morrison.

2012

Morrison is expected to line up as a starter at outside linebacker in the Bills' new 4-3 base scheme. Morrison was picked up by the Bills too close to the 2011 season and never had time to really fit in under the previous defense, registering just seven tackles and a sack in spot duty across 14 games. He's been in the league a while, but at 30 there's still some mileage left too. While we like Nick Barnett and Kelvin Sheppard a lot better as IDPs, we'll also note that Morrison has put up 90-plus tackles five times in his career, so it's worth monitoring how much time he's getting on the field.

2011

After being one of the league’s elite IDPs from 2005 to 2009, totaling 631 tackles in that five-year span, Morrison unceremoniously faded into obscurity in 2010, making him perhaps the biggest IDP disappointment of last year. The unrestricted free agent figures to be better than his 89-tackle (64 solo) season from 2010, but there is no clear indication that he has a starting role waiting for him anywhere. That said, he’s someone to keep a close eye on given that he finished the 2009 season with a monstrous 109 solo stops.

2010

With an average of 134 tackles the last two seasons, Morrison got in more than enough hits to merit a starting spot in IDP leagues. This season he’ll be making those tackles for Jack Del Rio’s Jaguars after the Raiders traded him to Jacksonville. Morrison has the potential to put up truly elite IDP numbers if he can return to his ball-hawking ways. He failed to intercept a pass after totaling seven in the previous three seasons (four in 2007). Even still, 130-plus tackles alone make him a top IDP option.

2009

Morrison might not post the gaudy tackle numbers of a Patrick Willis, but his ball-hawking talent gives his game a dimension other linebackers can’t match – seven interceptions in the last three seasons, four in 2007 alone. Used more in run support in 2008, he picked off just one pass – but compensated by posting a career high in tackles with 135 and forced two fumbles. Morrison is probably a step or two below the top IDP linebackers because he doesn’t get involved in the pass rush much (three career sacks), but he is excellent in coverage, which make his interceptions less of a fluke.

2008

Morrison has been extremely consistent in the tackling department in three NFL seasons. He made 116 tackles as a rookie and 127 in 2006. Last season, he posted 119. Morrison had six interceptions the last two seasons, an impressive total for a linebacker. While he doesn't record quite as many tackles as his elite counterparts, Morrison makes up most of the difference with his interception potential. He has the ability to see the whole field and the speed to close gaps in a hurry.

2007

Starting MLB finished 2006 with 127 tackles, a sack, 2 picks, a fumble recovery, and a td. Morrison looks to be a special player and should continue to improve in 2007.

2006

Morrison has unseated the very popular Danny Clark and will be Oakland's starting lineup in 2006. He has fantastic speed and is a tremendous tackler, registering 116 tackles (including 91 solo efforts) as a rookie in '05. He failed to record a sack or pick off a pass last year, but could be a sleeper if the overall team effort to force more turnovers results in Morrison being turned loose.

2005

Morrison, the 78th pick overall of the 2005 draft, is a natural middle linebacker putting him behind starter Danny Clark on the depth chart. However, he could eventually challenge for playing time at either the weakside or strongside positions if the problems the Raiders experienced last season are still present in training camp. Expect his immediate future to be on special teams.