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The Denver Broncos signed free agent cornerback Tracy Porter to a one-year deal worth $4 million, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Porter is most famous for returning a Peyton Manning interception 74 yards for a touchdown to seal Super Bowl XLIV for his New Orleans Saintsa few years ago; now he’ll be trying to repeat [...]

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Published on 03/22/2012 at Thu Mar 22 19:24.   34 Comments
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Brodrick Bunkley was perhaps the largest factor in the Denver Broncos‘ 2011 defensive turnaround, literally and figuratively. He won’t be a Denver Bronco in 2012. The freshly-suspended New Orleans Saints have signed Bunkley to a five-year deal worth $25 million, according to multiple reports. The Broncos will have to add DT depth in the draft [...]

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Published on 03/21/2012 at Wed Mar 21 12:02.   38 Comments
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News broke from Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen of ESPN this morning that a sleeper candidate has been in play for Peyton Manning all along. In our opinion, from a strictly football perspective, this new team puts the biggest threat on the Denver Broncos‘ bid for Manning to date. The San Francisco 49ers — those [...]

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Published on 03/16/2012 at Fri Mar 16 16:37.   58 Comments
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The Arizona Cardinals will no longer be pursuing free agent quarterback Peyton Manning. In a team statement released Friday, coach Ken Whisenhunt said, “[A]cquiring Peyton Manning is no longer an option for us.” The statement indicates that the Cardinals have no regrets in their aggressive play for Manning, saying that the opportunity to acquire a [...]

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Published on 03/16/2012 at Fri Mar 16 15:29.   1 Comment
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One thing has become clear during Manning Watch — Twitter is a tough forest to navigate. There is a virtual ton of pundits and experts out there, claiming to know the inner workings of the Denver Broncos‘ visits with Peyton Manning and the Hall of Famer’s mindset in general. Knowing who to trust on the [...]

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Published on 03/16/2012 at Fri Mar 16 14:54.   139 Comments
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As Manning Watch approaches seemingly unendurable Day Seven, there’s one thing to note — the Denver Broncos, the first serious potential suitors of Peyton Manning, remain patient. They aren’t pestering the future Hall of Famer. They aren’t calling him or his agent every time Manning gets on a plane to Arizona or Tennessee (despite some [...]

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Published on 03/15/2012 at Thu Mar 15 18:30.   43 Comments
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Free agent Joe Mays has planned visits to the New Orleans Saints and Indianapolis Colts, Mike Klis reports. The Denver Broncos middle linebacker had 75 tackles as a starter for the Broncos in 2011. Wesley Woodyard is also a free agent, leaving the Broncos with 2011 third round draft pick Nate Irving as the only [...]

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Published on 03/15/2012 at Thu Mar 15 18:03.   7 Comments
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The Denver Broncos made their first 2012 free agent signing Thursday, signing defensive back Mike Adams, Vic Lombardi of CBS4 Denver reports. Adams hails from Cleveland, where he started in 16 games and tallied 61 tackles and three interceptions for the Browns in 2011. An undrafted signee of the San Francisco 49ers in 2004, Adams [...]

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Published on 03/15/2012 at Thu Mar 15 16:03.   13 Comments
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Remember three weeks ago? When Brady Quinn‘s comments on Tim Tebow were all the blogging rage, consuming the Denver and NFL news landscapes? Yeah, me neither. Seems like ages go. Maybe it’s the toll Peyton Watch has had on all of us. Anyway, the free agent quarterback is set to visit the New York Jets [...]

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Published on 03/15/2012 at Thu Mar 15 15:12.   8 Comments
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Former Seattle Seahawks and Pro Bowl cornerback Marcus Trufant is scheduled to make a free agent visit to the Denver Broncos this Friday, Adam Schefter reports. Trufant, 31, spent all eight of his professional seasons with the Seahawks, earning Pro Bowl and All-Pro honors in 2007. He finished the 2011 season on Injured Reserve and [...]

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Published on 03/15/2012 at Thu Mar 15 12:10.   11 Comments
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