Denver Broncos' Knowshon Moreno out for season with torn ACL
Broncos RB Knowshon Moreno will miss the rest of the season with torn right ACL
Moreno left game in the first quarter after he was tackled following a 22-yard run
He has run for 179 yards on 37 carries this season along with 101 yards receiving
Coach John Fox said surgery is planned in the near future. One of the options to fill Moreno's place on the roster could be to promote Jeremiah Johnson from the practice squad.
Moreno left the game late in the opening quarter when he was tackled near the sideline after a 22-yard run. Moreno, a first-round pick out of Georgia, has rushed for 179 yards on 37 carries this season. He also has 11 catches for 101 yards and one score.
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