Originally written May 02, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
2.26 Denver Broncos Montee Ball, RB, Wisconsin (5-10, 214) The Denver Broncos selected standout Wisconsin running back Montee Ball in the second round of the 2013 NFL draft. He was one of the most productive runners in NCAA history and came away number one in total touchdowns. The problem in Denver the past couple of seasons has been consistency at the RB position. It seems like anyone that has started, has fared well. Willis McGahee can still be very good but his injuries leave doubts about whether he can play a full season at his age. Knowshon Moreno had been a relative bust since joining the Broncos, till he showed some life in 2012 after McGahee was lost for the season. Then Moreno got hurt again, something Broncos fans are all too familiar with. Enter Montee, who should start camp as the favorite to win the starting job. Not that he’s better than Willis at this point, but something tells us, McGahee isn’t on the team come June 1st. I believe Denver will roll with Ball, Moreno a...
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