Knee injury ends McKinley's NFL season

08/07/2010 5:48 PM

08/07/2010 6:00 PM

Kenny McKinley's second season with the Denver Broncos is over before it started.

The former South Carolina wide receiver was placed on injured reserve by the Broncos this week with a knee injury.

McKinley was primarily used on special teams last season. He played in eight games for the Broncos before injuring his knee on a kickoff late in the season.

McKinley was a fifth-round draft choice in 2009.

He holds USC records for single-season receptions (77), career receptions (207), career receiving yards (2,781) and consecutive games with a reception (43).

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