Found November 26, 2012 on NFL Draft Zone:
All week long from Broncos camp, we heard that Ronnie Hillman would be the starter.  I never once though about Knowshon Moreno, but the Broncos, broke out the old runner over the rookie. Ronnie Hillman carried the ball just three times for nine yards in Denver’s Week 12 win over the Chiefs, and wasn’t targeted in the passing game.Hillman’s first snap didn’t come until the second quarter, while his first touch didn’t come until the second half. It was stunning usage following the surprising pre-game announcement that Knowshon Moreno would start in the absence of Willis McGahee. The three touches were Hillman’s second fewest since the Broncos’ Week 7 bye. Although it’s understandable that Denver prefers the veteran Moreno in pass-protection, it’s unclear why McGahee’s injury led to a decreased role for Hillman. It’s possible Hillman’s involvement would have been bigger had the Broncos not found themselves in a surprisingly tight game, but Moreno is unquestionably the back to own heading into Week 13.

Peyton Manning undergoes concussion test

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is fine, but he did receive a concussion test Sunday during the Broncos' 17-9 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs, reports Mike Klis of The Denver Post. Manning took a blow to the head and was knocked to the ground by Chiefs defensive lineman Tyson Jackson as he threw a touchdown pass to tight end Jacob Tamme with 18 seconds left...

Pick Him Up: Knowshon Moreno

The ladies love starting RBs Juan… I’ll be the first to admit that I did not see this coming.  Week 12 and we are talking about freakin Knowshon Moreno as a fantasy starter?  We thought this might be a three headed monster today and even with t0 he news of Moreno ‘starting’, no one could of thought he would get 24 touches vs 3 for Hillman and 0 for Ball. Going forward,...

Moreno gets start at RB for Broncos

Knowshon Moreno will start at running back for the Denver Broncos on Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. The move was first reported by the NFL Network and then confirmed by the Broncos. Denver is trying to fill the spot with Willis McGahee injured. Ronnie Hillman and Lance Ball have also gotten playing time. Moreno, who has been injury-prone, has not taken a snap since...

Knowshon Moreno to start against Chiefs

Fantasy football owners take note:  Knowshon Moreno will start at running back against the Kansas City Chiefs today. Moreno has been inactive the since Week 2 but was activated – and thrust into the starting lineup — following a injury to Willis McGahee last week. Sharing the load in the Broncos backfield will be rookie Ronnie Hillman and Lance Ball.

Broncos want to see even more of Moreno

(Eds: Updates with details) By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer In his first start in 56 weeks, Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno kept the pile moving forward, didn't fumble and didn't get hurt. It was, in his coach's eyes, such a solid performance that Moreno will start again next week, too. Playing his first game since Sept. 17, and making his first start since Oct...

Knowshon Moreno Fares Well vs. Chiefs

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno started and rushed for 85 yards on 20 carries Sunday while rookie Ronnie Hillman had nine yards on three carries.Fantasy Spin:Moreno was also used on passing downs and caught four balls for 26 yards. It was a solid performance for a running back that's likely being given his last chance to succeed with the team that drafted him. It doesn&...

Will Josh Mc Daniels Finally Win With Knowshon Moreno?

The fast answer is yes.  One way or another Patriots Offensive Coordinator will finally get the decision to draft Knowshon Moreno right after all.  The back story...Josh McDaniels is terrible at drafting.  McDaniels, the onetime wunderkind took over the Mike Shanahan's Denver Broncos after the 2008 season.  He started off promising enough opening the 2009 [...]

Knowshon Moreno, Michael Bush are the new hot fantasy additions

Apologies to anyone who listened to our advice to pick up running back Ronnie Hillman during the week with the expectation that he would start for the Denver Broncos. John Fox pulled a fast one on all of us. Knowshon Moreno, who is a former first-round pick but has been a bust for Denver, surprisingly got the start on Sunday for the Broncos against the Kansas City Chiefs. He actually...

Knowshon Moreno Will Start For Denver

Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno will start Sunday in place of Willis McGahee but will likely lead a committee with Ronnie Hillman and Lance Ball also taking carries. SOURCE: Adam Schefter, ESPNFantasy Spin:Moreno hasn't carried the ball since Week 2. We'd stay away from this situation in fantasy leagues but if you must play one of them we'd go with Hillman.

Broncos one game away from clinching AFC West

The Denver Broncos can clinch the AFC West with one more win or one more San Diego Chargers loss. The 8-3 Broncos will win the AFC West title for a second consecutive year and finish no worse than a No.4 AFC playoff spot, if they beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. "No. 1, we don't want to worry about all that," Broncos...

Week 12 Game Balls: Broncos 17, Chiefs 9

Broncos 17, Chiefs 9 — you know what a victory means, fellas. Give out your BT Game Balls! RB Knowshon Moreno. I will be the first one to say (and most obvious), this guy hasn’t had a play of significance since he fumbled back in Week Two. He hasn’t had a decent game since Week Thirteen of 2010 (which just so happened to be against the Kansas City Chiefs), when he ran...

Week 13 Fantasy Football Waiver Claims

RB Knowshon Moreno (Denver) Percent owned (ESPN): 4.2% John Fox hates rookies. After everyone thought all week that 3rd round rookie Ronnie Hillman would become the lead back for the Broncos, Knowshon Moreno, who was inactive the week before, randomly got the start ahead of both Hillman and veteran Lance Bell. He did a decent job, rushing for 85 yards on 20 attempts and catching...

Fantasy football waiver wire week 13 pickups

Fantasy Football week 13 presents some interesting pickups on the waiver wire. Injuries and a hot hand heat up the wire this week with a handful of players that could actually make a big difference to your lineup if you need to fill some holes en route to the championship.
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