Morris used at fullback in opener
Morris was drafted as a fullback
The Patriots have not been a big two-back team the last few years, instead spreading the field with three receivers and using a single running back.
When the team has called on two-back sets, fullback Heath Evans was most often the lead blocker. Offensive lineman Russ Hochstein was also a power-package fullback option late in 2008.
With Evans now in New Orleans and Hochstein now in Denver, how have the Patriots filled his void?
In the season opener, running back Sammy Morris ...
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