McGahee gets green light for Broncos-Jets game
Running back Willis McGahee has been given the green light for
the Denver Broncos’ game against the New York Jets on Thursday
McGahee pulled his left hamstring Sunday at Kansas City and was
limited in practice. He ran during warmups and declared himself
ready to play.
The Broncos’ backfield will consist of McGahee, Lance Ball and
Jeremiah Johnson, who was promoted from the practice squad this
week to replace Knowshon Moreno, who tore his right ACL last
Broncos kick returner Quan Cosby is among the players Denver
The Jets are without running back LaDainian Tomlinson (sprained
left knee). He was replaced in the backfield by rookie Bilal
Powell, who had been inactive all season. Shonn Greene is the
full-time starter, and Joe McKnight the main backup.