Found June 13, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
The Denver Broncos have announced that they’ve signed rookie running back Montee Ball.   As the club wrapped up its final minicamp of the offseason, running back Montee Ball and cornerback Kayvon Webster were wrapping up their contracts with the Broncos.   The rookies became the fifth and sixth of the club’s seven draft picks to officially sign with the team. Only first-round pick Sylvester Williams remains unsigned.   At the University of Wisconsin, Ball racked up 5,140 rushing yards and 77 rushing touchdowns — along with six receiving scores — in his career. Fifty-five of those rushing scores came in the last two seasons.   Webster, a University of South Florida product, accumulated 190 tackles, 8.5 tackles for loss, two sacks, three interceptions, 15 pass breakups, four forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries in his collegiate career. Started from the bottom now we here!! Officially a bronco! #Salute — Montee Ball (@MonteeBall) June 13, 2013     Need NFL Tickets? The post Broncos get Montee Ball under contract appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Why have NFL teams devalued the running back position? Broncos release another proven RB.

​With the release of Willis McGahee, there are over twenty free-agent running backs available to NFL teams, all of whom have played major roles for teams at one time or another.  In fact, seven of the running backs that are still available have had at least one 1,000 season, and still seem to have a few good seasons left in their legs.  However, it seems that every year, running...

Broncos release top rusher McGahee

The Denver Broncos have released Willis McGahee, their leading rusher last year. The 31-year-old running back is the NFL's active leader with 33 100-yard games. McGahee is coming off a right knee injury that sidelined him for the final two months last season. The 11-year veteran was set to make $2.5 million in 2013. McGahee skipped all of the team's 10 voluntary workouts...

Clark headlines hodgepodge offensive line

Everybody at Broncos headquarters is operating under the assumption Pro Bowl left tackle Ryan Clady will return to Denver in time for training camp with a new contract and a clean bill of health in hand. Everybody except for Chris Clark, that is. The fifth-year journeyman tackle is preparing as though he'll be the one protecting Peyton Manning's blindside on the Broncos...

Broncos Release RB Willis McGahee

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Denver Broncos have released RB Willis McGahee. “I knew it was going to happen,” said McGahee, per Josina Anderson. “It is what it is. They are going younger.“ The Broncos reduced his reps during this week’s minicamp. Ronnie Hillman and rookie Montee Ball both received more work than the veteran running back, so it’s not all that...

Denver Broncos Release RB Willis McGahee

In a move that had been speculated for a couple of months now, the Denver Broncos have parted ways with veteran running back Willis McGahee who was coming back from a broken leg. The Broncos drafted Montee Ball to be the future starting running back and must be comfortable enough with Knowshon Moreno as the backup. Moreno finally showed some life toward the end of 2012 after McGahee...

Broncos release Willis McGahee

According to EPSN’s Adam Schefter, the Denver Broncos have released running back Willis McGahee Broncos released RB Willis McGahee. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) June 13, 2013 I really don’t believe McGahee has much football left in him, but the Dolphins might be a good fit and he did play his college ball at the University of Miami.   Need NFL Tickets? The post Broncos...

Willis McGahee officially released from the Denver Broncos

The Denver Broncos have officially released veteran running back Willis McGahee. Which NFL team, if any, will pick him up?

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Broncos Release RB McGahee

Denver parts ways with veteran running back Willis McGahee in favor of younger players at the position.

Broncos release McGahee

The Denver Broncos have released running back Willis McGahee just two days after the back said he still expects to be the teams starter on September 5th. The move really isn’t a surprise as the McGahee is coming off a broken leg AND a torn MCL AND has a price tag of $2.5 million for 2013. The Broncos also had seven running backs currently in camp, two of which were drafted in...

Denver Broncos release Willis McGahee

  Willis McGahee was a first round pick by the Buffalo Bills in 2003. McGahee went 23rd overall. However, today the tailback with five seasons of 990+ rushing yards is out of a job. The Denver Broncos released Willis McGahee this morning. ESPN NFL expert Adam Schefter tweeted the following a few minutes ago: Broncos released RB Willis McGahee. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter)...

Running Back News And Notes

Greetings from Fake Football Land. The weather is beginning to heat up (not here in Seattle but I picture other locations being sunny), and fantasy football news is beginning to surface as we begin the all-important summer months that will shape our draft boards and cheat sheets like a football shaped ball of clay. Plenty of news has surfaced regarding the running back position this...
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