Wide receiver Joshua Lewis Morgan played three seasons for Virginia Tech prior to being drafted by the San Francisco 49ers. Morgan was the 174th overall pick, going in the sixth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He is fondly called by his fans and teammates as “Josh”.
At Virginia Tech, he made 76 receptions for 1,265 yards (16.6 YPC) and 11 touchdowns. While at Tech, he was also a good special teams player as a punter and kick return man. As of 2010, he has made 90 receptions of 1,050 receiving yards and 7 touchdowns.
With Josh Morgan, it’s tough to tell what you’re going to get. During his career, he was an inconsistent performer, making an amazingly acrobatic catch one moment and dropping an easy ball the next. The six-foot-even, 219-pound wideout possesses speed, strength and size. He’s got fine leaping ability. A versatile performer, he’s also shown strength on special team coverage units.