New Ravens

September 25, 1996

Bam Morris

Position: Running back.

Age: 24.

College: Texas Tech.

Career highlights: Named Pittsburgh Steelers Rookie of the Year in 1994 after gaining 836 yards and scoring seven touchdowns. Ran for 146 yards and a touchdown on 29 carries in first pro start, subbing for injured Barry Foster, against the New York Giants on Oct. 23, 1994. Role diminished in 1995 with emergence of Erric Pegram, but still gained 559 yards and scored a team-high nine touchdowns. Rushed for 106 yards and two touchdowns on 25 carries in AFC Divisional playoff win over Buffalo on Jan. 6, 1996, and gained a game-high 73 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries in Super Bowl XXX loss to Dallas.

Eric Green

Position: Tight end

Age: 29

College: Liberty

Career highlights: A two-time Pro Bowl player (1993-94), Green has 27 touchdowns in his six NFL seasons, second among tight ends during that span to Keith Jackson (30). Led all tight ends and rookies with seven touchdown receptions in 1990 and was named NFLPA/USA Today NFL Rookie of the Year. Had a career-high 63 receptions in 1993. Caught four passes for 80 yards in AFC Championship Game vs. San Diego on Jan. 15, 1995. Signed with Miami as an unrestricted free agent before last season.

Statistics

Yr ....Team .. ..Rec .. ..Yds .. ..Avg .. ..TD

1990 ..Steelers ..34 .. ..387 .. .11.4 .. ...7

1991 ..Steelers ..41 .. ..582 .. .14.2 .. ...6

1992 ..Steelers ..14 .. ..152 .. .10.9 .. ...2

1993 ..Steelers ..63 .. ..942 .. .15.0 .. ...5

1994 ..Steelers ..46 .. ..618 .. .13.4 .. ...4

1995 ..Dolphins ..43 .. ..499 .. .11.6 .. ...3

Tot. .. .. .. ...241 .. .3180 ....13.2 .. ..27

Pub Date: 9/25/96

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