Originally Posted by pricejj
Doug Martin broke off 250 against the Raiders. Knowshon should be able to at least break 100.
Actually, both Moreno and Hillman should be able to carve up those guys rather easily. I think the Raiders game is a good barometer to see what the Denver RB's are capable of.
The Raiders aren't a good rushing team, I agree, but what Martin did to them is an extreme outlier and it's a divisional rivalry game. The Raiders, Chargers, and Chiefs just watched us clinch our division earlier than any of them have in YEARS. They'll be fired up and looking to make a statement against us. I don't expect us to run a train on their defense, they'll show up with a whole lot of fight in them.
What I'd like to see is a solid 4+ YPC and just a glimpse of bigger plays to come, running or passing. A 20 yard run off tackle here, a 25 yard screen pass there, just signs that Moreno will be something more than the steady ~4 yards per carry, ~6.5 yards per catch guy we know he already is.