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Saints | Morgan informs team he is retiring

Mon, 08 Jun 2009 13:40:06 -0700

Drew Rosenhaus, agent for New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan (calf), reports on his Twitter page that Morgan has informed the team that he is retiring because of continued injuries.

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Saints | Several players miss practice Saturday

Sat, 06 Jun 2009 13:33:32 -0700

Jeff Duncan, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, reports New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan (calf), TE Darnell Dinkins (ankle) and TE Dan Campbell (knee) did not participate in practice Saturday, June 6.

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Saints | Morgan strains calf Friday

Fri, 05 Jun 2009 18:01:04 -0700

Pat Yasinskas, of ESPN.com, reports New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan (calf) strained a calf muscle early in the team's afternoon practice Friday, June 5.

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Saints | Morgan excited about playing different position

Sat, 23 May 2009 12:31:57 -0700

Brian Allee-Walsh, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, reports New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan said working at outside linebacker feels different after playing several years at middle linebacker but is excited about the situation. "I have the speed and the athletic ability to play on the outside, but it's definitely a different feeling out there than in the middle. It's actually kind of fun. I was real excited to get back out there," Morgan said.

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Saints | Arnoux's injury could help Morgan make team

Mon, 11 May 2009 19:00:58 -0700

Alex Marvez, of FOXSports.com, reports the injury to New Orleans Saints LB Stanley Arnoux (Achilles') could help LB Dan Morgan make the team's 53-man roster. Morgan has received clearance from a neurologist to continue playing. He is working at outside linebacker with the team.

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Saints | Morgan not interested in being a backup

Wed, 18 Feb 2009 11:00:33 -0800

Pat Yasinskas, of ESPN.com, reports New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan said during a radio interview that he did not come out of retirement to be a backup on the team. "I wouldn't be coming back if it was to be a backup," Morgan said. "I want to be an elite player."

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Saints | Morgan to participate in offseason workouts

Fri, 13 Feb 2009 11:12:07 -0800

The Associated Press reports New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan said he will rejoin the team to participate in offseason workouts next month.

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Saints | Morgan files reinstatement papers

Mon, 26 Jan 2009 11:36:14 -0800

Updating a previous report, Pat Yasinskas, of ESPN.com, reports New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan said he has filed his reinstatement papers with the NFL and plans to rejoin the Saints. Morgan has talked to the team and said they seem interested of having him play.

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Saints | Morgan to play next season

Fri, 23 Jan 2009 09:33:10 -0800

Mike Triplett, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, reports New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan has informed the Saints that he will return to football after a one-year retirement, according to general manager Mickey Loomis. The Saints will maintain his rights if he is reinstated, but it is not known if the team will keep him on their roster or allow him to play elsewhere.

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Saints | Morgan placed on reserve-retired list

Mon, 02 Jun 2008 02:46:00 -0700

Updating previous reports, Darin Gantt, of the Herald, reports the New Orleans Saints placed LB Dan Morgan on the reserve-retired list.

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NFL | Morgan focusing on family

Wed, 21 May 2008 08:55:44 -0700

The Associated Press reports former NFL LB Dan Morgan said he retired from football in order to become a full-time dad for his children. "Those things are a lot bigger than my football career will ever be," Morgan said. "That's the most important thing in my life, and I just had to make sure my health is there and I'm there for my family. That's what it came down to."

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Saints | Injuries led to Morgan's decision to retire

Tue, 20 May 2008 20:18:45 -0700

John Murphy, of Yahoo! Sports, reports former New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan decided to retire because of the assortment of injuries he fought through during his career. A team source said Morgan passed a team physical before he was signed, but the toll of how hard he played while with the Carolina Panthers caught up with him.

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Saints | Morgan retires

Mon, 19 May 2008 16:22:55 -0700

Tom Planchet, of WWLTV.com, reports the New Orleans Saints announced Monday, May 19, LB Dan Morgan has decided to retire.

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Saints | Morgan will be limited in OTAs

Sun, 18 May 2008 16:01:50 -0700

Mike Triplett, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, reports New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') will be limited during OTAs because he is recovering from an injury. He probably will not be full speed until training camp.

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Saints | Morgan and Vilma could be on the field together

Fri, 07 Mar 2008 23:52:48 -0800

John Murphy, of Yahoo Sports, reports New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan and LB Jonathan Vilma could line up on the field at the same time in 2008. The team could try to slide Morgan to weakside linebacker and also have him be the backup middle linebacker in case Vilma's knee injury flares up.

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Saints | Contract update: Morgan

Fri, 07 Mar 2008 23:42:46 -0800

John Murphy, of Yahoo Sports, reports New Orleans Saints LB Dan Morgan signed a deal worth $2.48 million, including a $750,000 signing bonus and $1 million worth of incentives.

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Saints | Team signs D. Morgan

Fri, 07 Mar 2008 12:27:33 -0800

Doug Miller, of NewOrleansSaints.com, reports the New Orleans Saints signed unrestricted free-agent LB Dan Morgan (Panthers) Friday, March 7. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Saints | Morgan to sign with team

Thu, 06 Mar 2008 19:13:19 -0800

Steve Reed, of the Gaston Gazette, reports free-agent LB Dan Morgan (Panthers) will sign with the New Orleans Saints, according to sources. Morgan has agreed to terms on a one-year contract. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Lions | Morgan visits with Lions Tuesday

Tue, 04 Mar 2008 15:43:03 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports the Detroit Lions visited with free-agent LB Dan Morgan (Panthers) Tuesday, March 4.

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Saints | Team meets with Morgan Tuesday

Wed, 20 Feb 2008 20:25:53 -0800

Jimmy Smith, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, reports the New Orleans Saints met with free agent LB Dan Morgan (Panthers) Tuesday, Feb. 19.

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Panthers | Team releases Morgan

Mon, 11 Feb 2008 13:41:40 -0800

Panthers.com reports the Carolina Panthers released LB Dan Morgan Monday, Feb. 11.

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Panthers | Team could save $2.1 million by releasing Morgan

Fri, 08 Feb 2008 07:09:13 -0800

Charles Chandler, of the Charlotte Observer, reports the Carolina Panthers could save $2.1 million if the team decides to release LB Dan Morgan Monday, Feb. 11. Morgan may be expendable due to the play of LB Jon Beason and he is scheduled to count $4.55 million against the cap for 2008.

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Panthers | Morgan placed on IR

Tue, 06 Nov 2007 15:22:30 -0800

Updating a previous report, The Associated Press reports Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') was placed on the Injured Reserve list Tuesday, Nov. 6.

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Panthers | Morgan likely headed to IR

Tue, 06 Nov 2007 10:16:53 -0800

Pat Yasinskas, of the Charlotte Observer, reports the Carolina Panthers will likely place LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') on Injured Reserve, ending his season, according to head coach John Fox. According to Fox, Morgan will not soon be ready for a return to the lineup, and the team may need his roster spot.

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Panthers | Status of Morgan to be updated Wednesday

Mon, 05 Nov 2007 14:16:32 -0800

The status of Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') is expected to be updated Wednesday, Nov. 7.

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Panthers | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 04 Nov 2007 09:19:28 -0800

The Carolina Panthers have declared DL Charles Johnson, LB Dan Morgan, WR Dwayne Jarrett, OG Evan Mathis, OT Frank Omiyale, DL Stanley McClover, QB Vinny Testaverde inactive for Week 9.

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Panthers | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 04 Nov 2007 09:13:00 -0800

The Carolina Panthers have declared DL Charles Johnson, LB Dan Morgan, WR Dwayne Jarrett, OG Evan Mathis, OT Frank Omiyale, DL Stanley McClover, QB Vinny Testaverde inactive for Week 9.

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Panthers | Morgan out for Week 9

Fri, 02 Nov 2007 13:14:56 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 2, and is listed as out for Week 9. Morgan is hoping to be available for a playoff push later in the season, but no timetable has been made.

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Panthers | Morgan misses practice Thursday

Thu, 01 Nov 2007 11:43:59 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 1.

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Panthers | Morgan does not practice Wednesday

Wed, 31 Oct 2007 11:36:16 -0700

Stan Olson, of The Charlotte Observer, reports Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 31.

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Panthers | Morgan to be evaluated Wednesday

Mon, 29 Oct 2007 15:26:42 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') will be evaluated Wednesday, Oct. 31. His status for Week 9 is uncertain.

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Panthers | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 28 Oct 2007 09:08:30 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB Adam Seward, DL Charles Johnson, LB Dan Morgan, WR Dwayne Jarrett, OG Evan Mathis, OT Frank Omiyale, QB Matt Moore, DL Otis Grigsby inactive for Week 8.

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Panthers | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 28 Oct 2007 09:06:19 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB Adam Seward, DL Charles Johnson, LB Dan Morgan, WR Dwayne Jarrett, OG Evan Mathis, OT Frank Omiyale, QB Matt Moore, DL Otis Grigsby inactive for Week 8.

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Panthers | Morgan not expected to play Week 8

Fri, 26 Oct 2007 15:31:49 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') did not practice Friday, Oct. 26, and is not expected to play Week 8.

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Panthers | Morgan does not practice Thursday

Thu, 25 Oct 2007 12:01:36 -0700

The Associated Press reports Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') did not practice Thursday, Oct. 25. Morgan is unlikely to play Week 8.

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Panthers | Morgan does not practice Wednesday

Wed, 24 Oct 2007 14:24:08 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 24.

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Panthers | Morgan to be evaluated Wednesday

Mon, 22 Oct 2007 10:24:13 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan's (Achilles') status for Week 8 will be evaluated prior to practice Wednesday, Oct. 24.

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Panthers | Morgan could return to practice

Tue, 16 Oct 2007 10:42:02 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (Achilles') has been making progress and could return to practice this week or next.

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Panthers | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 14 Oct 2007 11:52:56 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB Adam Seward, DL Charles Johnson, LB Dan Morgan, WR Dwayne Jarrett, OG Evan Mathis, OT Frank Omiyale, RB Nick Goings, DL Otis Grigsby inactive for Week 6.

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Panthers | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 14 Oct 2007 11:52:45 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB Adam Seward, DL Charles Johnson, LB Dan Morgan, WR Dwayne Jarrett, OG Evan Mathis, OT Frank Omiyale, RB Nick Goings, DL Otis Grigsby inactive for Week 6.

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Panthers | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 14 Oct 2007 11:50:40 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB Adam Seward, DL Charles Johnson, LB Dan Morgan, WR Dwayne Jarrett, OG Evan Mathis, OT Frank Omiyale, RB Nick Goings, DL Otis Grigsby inactive for Week 6.

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Panthers | Morgan misses practice Friday

Fri, 12 Oct 2007 14:39:09 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 12. Morgan is listed as out for Week 6.

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Panthers | Morgan misses practice Thursday

Thu, 11 Oct 2007 11:36:00 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 11.

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Panthers | Morgan misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 10 Oct 2007 17:35:55 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (ankle) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Oct. 10.

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Panthers | Morgan day-to-day

Mon, 08 Oct 2007 11:31:03 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (ankle) is day-to-day with an ankle injury.

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Panthers | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 07 Oct 2007 02:43:04 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB Adam Seward, DL Charles Johnson, LB Dan Morgan, OG Evan Mathis, OT Frank Omiyale, QB Jake Delhomme, RB Nick Goings, DL Otis Grigsby inactive for Week 5.

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Panthers | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 07 Oct 2007 02:33:49 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB Adam Seward, DL Charles Johnson, LB Dan Morgan, OG Evan Mathis, OT Frank Omiyale, QB Jake Delhomme, RB Nick Goings, DL Otis Grigsby inactive for Week 5.

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Panthers | Morgan out for Week 5

Fri, 05 Oct 2007 11:26:32 -0700

The Associated Press reports Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (ankle) is listed as out for Week 5.

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Panthers | Morgan misses practice Thursday

Thu, 04 Oct 2007 11:04:42 -0700

Pat Yasinskas, of The Charlotte Observer, reports Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 4.

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Panthers | Morgan misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 03 Oct 2007 11:37:04 -0700

Carolina Panthers LB Dan Morgan (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 3.

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