Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 8/22/12
  It what may come as a bit of shocking news to not only Broncos fans, but NFL fans themselves, the Broncos reportedly have interest in Maurice Jones-Drew, Jacksonville's star running back who is holding for a better contract. The Broncos have called the Jaguars, and have indeed inquired about the league's leading rusher from 2011. Jones-Drew is open to a trade, and new Jaguars owner Shad Khan has made it clear that he won't back down from his stance of not giving Jones-Drew a new contract. This is how the Broncos have been brought into the equation. The reason why it comes as such a shock is because the Broncos already have a crowded backfield as it is, with starting running back Willis McGahee, third round draft pick Ronnie Hillman, former first round draft pick Knowshon Moreno and Lance Ball. Jones-Drew is a huge commodity. He is coming off of his first All-Pro season. A season in which he ran for 1,606 yards and 4.7 yards per carry for a team that ranked 28th in points p...
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