Morgan caught five passes for 36 yards in 11 games this season. Morgan saw all of his production come within his first four games as he missed four midseason games due to a knee issue, only to receive no targets upon his return. The 25-year-old has 16 career receptions for 135 yards and one touchdown in 38 games. He's under contract for one more season with the Vikings.
Morgan (knee) does not have an injury designation for Sunday's game against the Lions. Morgan will play through a lingering knee issue during Sunday's divisional tilt. Expect the third-year tight end to see most of his offensive usage as a blocker, as usual.
Morgan (knee) was a limited participant in Wednesday's practice. Morgan continues to nurse his lingering knee issue. The depth tight end was able to play through his injury during Sunday's win over the Dolphins after having missed four straight games. If Morgan is able to suit up against the Lions in Week 16, his blocking abilities will bring a notable boost to the Vikings' offense.
Morgan (knee) is active for Sunday's game against Miami, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports. He's missed four games due to the injury but returned to practice this week. Morgan's absence has been frequently cited in Minnesota's offensive struggles the past few games due to his blocking ability.
Morgan (knee) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Dolphins, Courtney Cronin of ESPN.com reports. Morgan was a limited practice participant this week to earn the questionable tag and has a chance to return after missing the last four games. Tyler Conklin will continue to serve as the Vikings' No. 2 tight end should Morgan be unable to suit up Sunday.
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|WK||DATE||OPP||OPP RANK||OPP FPTS|
|2||09/15||@Green Bay Packers||8||5.50|
|5||10/06||@New York Giants||19||7.38|
|9||11/03||@Kansas City Chiefs||31||9.56|
|15||12/16||@Los Angeles Chargers||10||5.67|
|16||12/24||Green Bay Packers||8||5.50|
Red Zone Trends
|3 Year Avg||6||5||45||0||2||9.00||4|