Redskins wide receiver Josh Morgan revealed Wednesday that he received death threats after his costly gaffe late in Sundays 31-28 defeat at St. Louis.I heard everything, especially when they got you on Twitter and theyre sending you death threats, Morgan said, and wishing bad on your family, your first born. You see it all, hear it all. You dont got no choice. But you never let it get to you, especially me being from DC.Its all over my Twitter.Indeed, a quick look at messages directed at Morgan on the social media website including name calling, racial epithets and at least three death threats, including ond that read, in part, I will kill you in your sleep you expletiveMorgan said he did not respond to any of the messages. He also said the episode will not chase him off Twitter.Youre not supposed to respond, he said. Youre supposed to respond with your actions. And thats what Im going to do.He added: The only thing I take seriously is football and my family. Nothing really scares me. Im from D.C.Morgan also revealed that he was fined by the league for the unsportsmanlike conduct penalty he drew for throwing the ball at Cortland Finnegan. Morgan acted out of frustration after Finnegan shoved Morgan in the helmet.Morgan did not disclose the amount of the fine.
Morgan gets death threats after miscue
September 19, 2012, 4:43 pm