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Denver Broncos tailback Knowshon Moreno will miss the rest of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee at Kansas City on Sunday. Coach John Fox said surgery is planned in the near future. One of the options to fill Moreno's place on the roster could be to promote Jeremiah Johnson from the practice squad.
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Willis McGahee: all smiles despite the injury Sunday. (REUTERS photo/Dave Kaup)
The Denver Broncos lost both running backs Willis McGahee and Knowshon Moreno in the opening minutes of Sunday’s 17-10 victory in Kansas City, but that didn’t stop Lance Ball and Tim Tebow from combining for 139 rushing yards anyway.
Moreno suffered a “mild knee sprain”, ProFootballTalk reports...
Broncos runningback Jeremiah Johnson #37 rushes for a touchdown in Dallas. NFL pre-season 2011.
Off to a strong start after losing Willis McGahee to injury early Knowshon Moreno went down with what was originally thought to be a knee sprain. After MRI results returned Monday the news got much worse for the struggling 3rd year runningback. Moreno has a torn ACL in his right knee...
The Broncos' offense that likes to do little else but run, run, run and run will have to do it without one of its top runners.
According to Lindsay Jones of the Denver Post, Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno suffered a torn ACL during yesterday’s win over the Chiefs. He’ll now be placed on season ending injured reserve. Running back Lance Ball will likely pick up the slack left by Moreno. He got his number called during yesterday’s game and did [...]
Denver Broncos tailback Knowshon Moreno will miss the rest of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee at Kansas City on Sunday.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Denver Broncos tailback Knowshon Moreno will miss the rest of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee at Kansas City on Sunday.
The suddenly potent Denver Broncos running game took a massive blow Sunday, as Knowshon Moreno was lost for the season with a torn right ACL.
Denver Broncos running backs Willis McGahee and Knowshon Moreno were hurt on consecutive series in Sunday's game against Kansas City.
•Key play: Knowshon Moreno hurdled Brandon Flowers on his way to a 24-yard run that set up Denver's touchdown. •Key stat: The Broncos rushed for 103 yards.
The Hurt Locker The Broncos will be on a short week and will be facing the Jets on Thursday Night Football, but Knowshon Moreno (knee) and Willis McGahee (hamstring) may both miss this game. Moreno is OUT for at least a week and McGahee is day to day. Lance Ball may get the start. Matt Cassel (hand) may miss next ...
The Broncos won’t have Knowshon Moreno for the rest of the season, but they should have their best running back available for Thursday night’s big game against the Jets. Willis McGahee is on track to practice Tuesday despite his hamstring injury, according to Lindsay Jones of the Denver Post. McGahee is expected to start against…