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New Bears WR Josh Morgan arrested on assault charge

EVEN Josh Morgan WR Redskins – The former disappointing 49er is now gearing up disappoint Redskins fans.

EVEN Josh Morgan, WR, Redskins – The former disappointing 49er is now gearing up to disappoint Redskins fans.

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Updated: April 28, 2014 10:05PM



New Bears receiver Josh Morgan was arrested and charged early Sunday with simple assault after allegedly punching a man in the upper lip outside a nightclub in Washington, according to a police report.

The report said a verbal alter-
cation began when the man looked at a woman who was with Morgan.

The Bears signed Morgan, a six-year veteran, to a one-year contract April 21 to compete for a job as their third or fourth
receiver. He also has some experience returning kicks.

‘‘We are aware of Josh Morgan’s presence at a weekend
incident in Washington, D.C.,’’ the Bears said in a statement. ‘‘We are currently gathering
information to learn more about the circumstances surrounding the event.’’

Patrick Finley



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