Bam Morris American Football Running back

Byron "Bam" Morris (born January 13, 1972) is a former American football running back who played for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Chicago Bears, Baltimore Ravens, and the Kansas City Chiefs. Morris attended Texas Tech where he won the 1993 Doak Walker Award as the top running back in college football. Among other accomplishments while playing for the Red Raiders, Morris was ranked second in the nation in rushing yards per game in 1993. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers with the 91st overall pick in the 1994 NFL Draft (3rd round). His older brother Ron Morris played for the Chicago Bears and collegiately at Southern Methodist University (SMU). Their older brother J.C. Morris played college football at Texas Christian University (TCU). During his NFL career, he recorded 3,809 yards on 974 attempts and scored 35 touchdowns during 75 games. He also caught 103 passes for 790 yards and one touchdown. He played for the Steelers in Super Bowl XXX, gaining 73 yards on 19 carries. He wore uniform number 33 for the Steelers. Morris has become more well known for his off-field legal troubles than his football prowess.

Personal details

Date of birth
January 13th, 1972
Place of birth
United States of America
Places lived
Cooper , Texas
pop. 1,977 (2013)


1. Texas Tech University Colleges/University

Texas Tech University, often referred to as Texas Tech or TTU, is a public research university in Lubbock, Texas, United States. Established on February 10, 1923, and originally known as Texas Technological College, it is the leading institution of the Texas Tech University System and has the seventh-largest student body in the state of Texas. With 1,839 acres (744 ha), it has the second largest contiguous campus in the United States and is the only school in Texas to house an undergraduate institution, law school, and medical school at the same location.

Institution info

Type University
2012. 474 mil. $
2011. 775 mil. $
Institution colors
February 10th, 1923
2500 Broadway, 79409 - Lubbock, Texas
2013. 27,044
2010. 25,462
2009. 24,236
2013. 5,427
2011. 5,566
2010. 6,175
Acceptance rate
2012. 64.3 %
2011. 66.3 %
2010. 71.1 %
Local tuition
2013. 8.94 K $
2011. 7.38 K $
2010. 6.97 K $
2009. 6.21 K $
2008. 5.59 K $
Official web page
Wikipedia article
Social media

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Texas Tech University connected by profession and/or age

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