“Bentley” returns to Alfred Morris. Start Morris on all fantasy teams.

"Bentley," the refurbished 1991 Mazda 626 of Redskins running back Alfred Morris

As sure as Samson found strength in his hair, Alfred Morris and the Redskins ground game needed his car.

Morris proudly owns a 1991 Mazda 626 that teammates nicknamed Bentley when he joined the Washington Redskins last year when he rushed for over 1,600 yards. Mazda offered to refurbish the car, so Morris has been without it since summer.

Morris the Redskins leading rusher yards, scores (3 TDs) and rushing efficiency (5.2 YPA). With the Redskins' depressing 1-4 start, it feels like his game is off. But things are rounding into shape.

The Redskins were the NFL's leading rushing team last year. The teams top three rushers this year, Morris, Robert Griffin III and Roy Helu, Jr., are each averaging over four yards per attempt. That is bound to have a telling effect as the season goes on.

Meanwhile, Bentley's return is boost for a team in need of one. Start Morris on all your fantasy teams. Sampson has got his hair back.

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Anthony Brown

About Anthony Brown

Lifelong Redskins fan and blogger about football and life since 2004. Joined MVN's Hog Heaven blog in 2005 and then moved Redskins Hog Heaven to Bolguin Network. Believes that the course of a season is pre-ordained by management decisions made during the offseason. Can occasionally be found on the This Given Sunday blog and he does guest posts.

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