David Morgan
David Morgan
26-Year-Old Tight EndTE
Minnesota Vikings
Questionable
Injury Knee
2019 Fantasy Outlook
Morgan (knee) remains on the PUP list, having undergone arthroscopic knee surgery in June. It was reported that the 26-year-old tight end would be ready in time for training camp, but he has yet to make a contribution on the field this preseason. The procedure was described as a "clean up" to be proactive in getting him back to 100 percent from a lingering issue that cost him time in 2018. To this point there has been no report of any setback. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a four-year, $2.48 million contract with the Vikings in May of 2016.
Should play in 2020
TEMinnesota Vikings
Knee
January 12, 2020
Morgan -- who spent the entire 2019 season on the Reserve/PUP list -- is confident he'll be ready to play in 2020, Andrew Krammer of the Star Tribune reports.
ANALYSIS
Morgan believes he's ahead of schedule in his recovery from a second knee surgery, which he underwent back in October. The tight end's contract with the Vikings could slide over to 2020 after he failed to see the field in 2019.
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How often does David Morgan run a route when on the field for a pass play?
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313 routes   47 targets
93%
340 routes   48 targets
80%
69 routes   10 targets
68%
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do David Morgan's measurables compare to other tight ends?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
Height
6' 4"
 
Weight
265 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
5.02 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.19 sec
 
Cone Drill
6.93 sec
 
Vertical Jump
30.0 in
 
Broad Jump
115 in
 
Bench Press
29 reps
 
Hand Length
10.50 in
 
Arm Length
33.67 in
 
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
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Morgan played a mix of offense and special teams (where he also filled in at long snapper), never exceeding three targets in a contest. Kyle Rudolph will continue to handle the bulk of the load at tight end for the foreseeable future, so Morgan's role will be small as the No 2 tight end. However, his role in the passing game may increase and he could have viable fantasy value if Rudolph is injured.
The 2016 sixth-round pick out of UTSA made the Vikings' final roster as a rookie, but Morgan caught just one pass for four yards throughout 12 games played. MyCole Pruitt was signed off the practice squad by the Bears and Rhett Ellison was lost in free agency, both of whom were originally above Morgan on the depth chart at tight end, but Minnesota added Bucky Hodges during the sixth round of the 2017 NFL Draft. It would've been a longshot for Morgan to see many targets behind starter Kyle Rudolph in the first place, and with Hodges now in the picture as well, Morgan's fantasy value remains extremely limited.
Morgan comes into Minnesota as a sixth-rounder and 2015 second-team All-American out of UTSA, where he racked up 45 receptions for 566 yards and five touchdowns as a senior. He'll be buried on the Vikings' tight end depth chart behind Kyle Rudolph, Mycole Pruitt and Rhett Ellison given he makes the final roster, so any fantasy value will be hard to come by throughout his rookie campaign in 2016.
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Should be ready by training camp
TEMinnesota Vikings
Knee
October 29, 2019
Morgan (knee) had successful surgery and is expected to be ready for 2020 training camp, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
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Won't play this season
TEMinnesota Vikings
Knee
October 18, 2019
Morgan is scheduled to undergo season-ending surgery to address his knee injury.
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PUP stint continues
TEMinnesota Vikings
Knee
August 31, 2019
Morgan (knee) will start the regular season on the PUP list, Courtney Cronin of ESPN.com reports.
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Placed on PUP list
TEMinnesota Vikings
Knee
July 26, 2019
The Vikings placed Morgan (knee) on the PUP list Friday, Andrew Krammer of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
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Undergoes minor knee surgery
TEMinnesota Vikings
Knee
June 15, 2019
Morgan recently underwent minor arthroscopic knee surgery to clean up a lingering injury and should be ready for training camp, Tom Pelissero of NFL.com reports.
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