Found May 08, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
Mike Klis of the Denver Post doesn’t believe the Broncos will keep both Willis McGahee and Knowshon Moreno now that they drafted Montee Ball. It’s highly unlikely that barring injury the Broncos will keep both Willis McGahee and Knowshon Moreno on their 2013 season-opening roster. The Broncos just drafted workhorse running back Montee Ball in the second round one year after they selected speed back Ronnie Hillman in the third round. As good as McGahee has been for the Broncos, it would make the most sense for them to release him and keep Moreno who was a nice spark late last season.   Need NFL Tickets?
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