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Update:  Mendenhall signed a one-year deal with the Cardinals on Wednesday. Since the beginning of free agency, the Broncos have shown interest in former Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall. What started as interest led to a visit which will likely lead to a contract, as a source tells PFT that the team is likely to sign the [...]

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Published on 03/13/2013 at Wed Mar 13 08:34.   9 Comments
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ESPN’s Adam Schefter tweeted just after 1 AM EST that the Denver Broncos and defensive tackle Terrance Knighton are close to agreeing on terms: Broncos close to an agreement with Jacksonville free-agent DT Terrance Knighton, who wants to reunite with Denver DC Jack Del Rio. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 13, 2013 Knighton was drafted [...]

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Published on 03/13/2013 at Wed Mar 13 03:24.   5 Comments
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Maybe Elvis Dumervil isn’t headed out of Denver after all. The Broncos and Dumervil’s agent, Marty Magid, starting talking again on Tuesday, according to the Denver Post‘s Mike Klis. Magid sent back a proposal Tuesday that lowered his client’s asking price from $12 million in 2013, but then added that reduction onto his contract in the form [...]

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Published on 03/12/2013 at Tue Mar 12 18:17.   8 Comments
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In addition to running back Rashard Mendenhall and cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, the Broncos have scheduled two other free agent visits, according to a Denver Post report. The Broncos will talk with Jaguars defensive tackle Terrance Knighton and Cardinals backup linebacker Stewart Bradley at the team’s Dove Valley headquarters.  Both players would provide needed depth on Denver’s defense. Knighton [...]

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Published on 03/12/2013 at Tue Mar 12 17:46.   4 Comments
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Quick hits from around the NFL… The Broncos first signing was locking up offensive guard Louis Vasquez to a four-year, $23.5 million deal.  This is a curious signing because the team’s Week 1 starting guards in 2013—Chris Kuper and Zane Beadles—both received Pro Bowl recognition last season (as an alternate and reserve, respectively). Denver’s second order of business [...]

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Published on 03/12/2013 at Tue Mar 12 16:18.   9 Comments
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Update:  Bush has signed a four-year deal with the Lions. There will be a lot of these types of posts, especially over the course of the rest of the week. Sorry I am not sorry; it is time for actual football news and let me be amongst the first to welcome you to NFL Free [...]

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Published on 03/12/2013 at Tue Mar 12 07:00.   50 Comments
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Before the Denver Broncos started cutting players on Monday, they re-signed one. Denver announced that safety David Bruton had been re-signed via a tweet from John Elway’s twitter account: Thrilled we’ve agreed to terms on the re-signing of David Bruton to a 3-yr deal. One of NFL’s top special-teamers who adds depth at DB. — [...]

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Published on 03/11/2013 at Mon Mar 11 15:56.   2 Comments
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Just after (now confirmed) rumors began to spread that the Denver Broncos released linebacker D.J. Williams, comes an official announcement from the team with an addition. Backup quarterback Caleb Hanie has also been released. Hanie sat inactive for most of the season, which allowed the Broncos to keep $1-million of his contract due to a [...]

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Published on 03/11/2013 at Mon Mar 11 15:30.   2 Comments
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UPDATE: The team has confirmed that both D.J. Williams and Caleb Hanie have been released. Very early on this, but according to Ian Rappaport of the NFL Network the Denver Broncos have released linebacker D.J. Williams: Source: #Broncos have released linebacker D.J. Williams. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 11, 2013 This is a move that [...]

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Published on 03/11/2013 at Mon Mar 11 15:07.   4 Comments
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Add Rashard Mendenhall to the list of free agent running backs that the Denver Broncos are interested in this offseason.  The team has already been linked to Shonn Greene and Steven Jackson, and is now reportedly interested in Mendenhall. Per the Denver Post‘s Mike Klis: Rashard Mendendall, who at 25 years of age and with two [...]

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Published on 03/10/2013 at Sun Mar 10 16:31.   7 Comments
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