The Denver Broncos placed defensive end Jeremy Beal on injured reserve with a torn ligament in his left knee Friday as they began whittling their roster to the 53-man maximum.
Beal had two sacks and five tackles in the preseason before getting hurt in the Broncos' final exhibition game Thursday night at Arizona.
The Broncos selected Beal in the seventh round of the 2011 draft...
Knowshon Moreno, running back for the Denver Broncos, is at a crossroad. The highly touted 2009 first-round draft choice has done little to distinguish himself since joining the Broncos. Last year was lost when he tore knee ligaments. It’s still not clear yet whether he will be ready by the first game of the season. [...]