With free-agent pickup Willis McGahee in the picture, t...

The Sporting News - [Full Article]

With free-agent pickup Willis McGahee in the picture, the Broncos clearly will go with a committee at running back.

McGahee and Knowshon Moreno have been splitting repetitions in the first-team offense. But the expectation, at least at this early juncture, is that the bigger, stronger McGahee may assume more of the power-oriented role in short-yardage and goal-line situations. Moreno is decidedly slimmer and appears quicker in camp. The open question is whether he'll be able to sustain a consistent pounding.

McGahee has more of a burst in the open field than one might expect from a 235-pound runner. Still to be determined is what the pecking order will be. Both Moreno and McGahee have taken first-team reps, depending on the down and distance and the offensive packages.

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