Found June 15, 2013 on Football Nation:
After suffering a season-ending knee injury last year, running back Willis McGahee has now been released by the Denver Broncos.McGahee is entering his 11th season in the league and will be returning from his his second serious knee injury over his career.He was first injured in the Miami Hurricanes' 31-24 overtime loss in the 2003 National Championship game to the Ohio State Buckeyes, but has shown little effect to that devastating knee injury. This injury was to the opposite knee, and not nearly as serious.After missing his first season in the league recovering; McGahee has played in 130 regular season games where he has carried the ball 1,957 times for 8,097 yards, and 63 touchdowns. He also has 202 catches for 1,319 yards, and 5 touchdowns receiving out of the backfield.This move does not come as a surprise to some since the Broncos drafted Montee Ball in the second round of this year's Draft. To go along with Ball the Broncos also have second-year back Ronnie Hillman, an...

Top 5 Landing Spots for Veteran Back Willis McGahee

After suffering an injury last season and younger talent coming in for the Broncos, Denver had no choice but to let veteran running back Willis McGahee go. Willis McGahee was doing a fairly good job for Denver last season until he unfortunately went down with an injury. After McGahee took a permanent seat on the bench, so-called bust Knowshon Moreno came in and did a great job filling...

Report: Broncos released Willis McGahee because he’s not healthy

According to Paul Klee of the Sacramento Bee, the Denver Broncos released running back Willis Mcgahee because he’s not healthy. Foremost, he’s not healthy. I have it on good authority that’s what the Broncos believe. It’s why McGahee was afforded only limited carries in the mandatory minicamp. It’s the No. 1 reason he’s on the job market for a new gig.   I believe John...

Report: Injury Issues Led Broncos To Cut Willis McGahee

After being released by the Denver Broncos, running back Willis McGahee stated that he was healthy, and planned to play in 2013. The Colorado Springs Gazette is reporting that concerns from the Broncos about McGahee’s health were the primary reason he was released by the Broncos. What isn’t known right now is whether or not the Broncos had concerns about a preexisting injury...

Broncos might have two new starting safeties in 2013

The Denver Broncos won the AFC West last year and easily will be the favorites this year to win the Super Bowl (please don’t sue us NFL). Often when a team is solid talent wise, you won’t see too many camp battles. Looks like that exclusion excludes the two safety positions. According to Mike Klis of the Denver Post, former starters Rahim Moore and Mike Adams are in danger of...

Out with the old, in with the new: Broncos take care of a little business

After the Denver Broncos pulled the trigger on releasing running back Willis McGahee, the team symbolically ushered in a new backfield era by signing second-round draft pick Montee Ball on the very same day. Broncos head coach John Fox called McGahee's release as "a conscious decision for us to get younger" at he position, and  with rookies Ball and Ronnie Hillman...

Montee Ball doesn’t care about the money

In today’s day and age, it’s extremely hard to find an athlete who isn’t concerned about the money. Montee Ball of the Denver Broncos explained just that when he signed with the team. The second round pick of the 2013 NFL Draft, is a reliable runner and efficient red zone runner. He proved that in his years playing for the Wisconsin Badgers. While his last season didn’t...

McGahee only the latest "aging" running back to get dissed

It seems the professional football world hates 30-something-year-old running backs more and more every year. Only 18 months removed from a season in which he averaged 4.8 yards per carry and fell just a single yard short of the 1,200-yard mark, Willis McGahee was released by the Denver Broncos today. Now, McGahee joins a list of recently prominent but soon-to-be forgotten running...

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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.

Listen: NFLTR Weekly for June 12, 2013

NFLTR Weekly Mailbag    Four Downs Willis McGahee’s release and potential options Vonta Leach’s market Ahmad Bradshaw signing with the Colts Tim Tebow’s contract and what it means moving forward Division Dissection (NFC North) Packers Vikings Bears Lions Weekly Poll: Take Our Poll The post Listen: NFLTR Weekly for June 12, 2013 appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
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