Sammy Morris joins the list of Patriots cuts

Sammy Morris joins the list of Patriots cuts
September 3, 2011, 7:02 pm

By Tom E. Curran
CSNNE.com Patriots Insider Follow @tomecurran It's the end of the line for running back Sammy Morris in New England. The running back's agent, Mark Slough, tweeted news of his release, saying, "In 12 yrs I've never had this talk w Patriots RB Sammy Morris...just notified of his release. Sammy is consummate professional & class act."Morris has been a valued special teams player for the Patriots. The 34-year-old played in 47 games with the Patriots in four seasons. He had 14 starts. The Patriots re-signed Morris at the end of July to a one-year deal. Special teamer Niko Koutivides and running back Eric Kettani have also been jettisoned according to the Boston Herald's Ian Rapoport.

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