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September 7: Florida Gators
Morris' first test takes place during the second week of the season when the Florida Gators come to Sun Life Stadium. Will Muschamp put together a top-notch defense in 2012. It was the fifth-best in yards allowed per game, and much of the same can be expected this season.
The battle for the Seminole War Canoe will either be Morris' coming-out party or a sign he has plenty to improve before the next key game.
TV Note: This contest can be seen at 12 noon ET on ESPN.
October 17: North Carolina Tar Heels
Last season, Morris suffered an ankle injury midway through the fourth quarter. Without Morris under center for a potential game-winning drive, the Hurricanes fell to North Carolina 18-14.
The 2013 edition of the matchup will be the 'Canes' first game outside the state of Florida.
And Morris will be in the national spotlight.
The senior captain gets his shot at defeating the division rival Tar Heels on a nationally televised Thursday night game.
TV Note: This game can be seen at 7:30 p.m. ET on ESPN.
November 2: Florida State Seminoles
Beyond being a rivalry game, this tilt with Florida State would be one of the final pieces to a successful Heisman campaign for Morris.
When Miami played FSU last season, Morris was slowed by his ankle injury, and the 'Canes fell to the rival Seminoles 33-20.
But with Morris hopefully at full strength, this game should be one of the better Miami-FSU battles in recent history.