McGahee Has Torn Knee Ligament, Out 6 To 8 Weeks

November 19, 2012 8:00 PM

McGahee Has Torn Knee Ligament, Out 6 To 8 Weeks
" ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – The lockers of the running backs who might take Willis McGahee‘s spot in the Broncos lineup are conveniently lined up, four in a row.

Lance Ball. Knowshon Moreno. Jeremiah Johnson. Ronnie Hillman.

Barring an unlikely free agent signing, some combination of those four will be asked to fill in for the foreseeable future for Denver’s leading rusher, McGahee, who tore a ligament in his right knee and will be out for what’s expected to be a six-to-eight week stint.

“We’ve all got to step up and do our part,” Hillman said. “Anyone can be an option.”

Coach John Fox said McGahee’s injury, suffered in the second quarter of Denver’s 30-23 victory over San Diego on Sunday, will not require surgery and that the Broncos had no immediate plans to put the 10th-year veteran on injured reserve "

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