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With Elvis Dumervil and the Broncos currently in a contract dispute, we figured the team would lean on Jason Hunter in 2013 if Dumervil left. Uh, about that. Turns out that Hunter, a free agent, has signed with the divisional rival Oakland Raiders.  Had he stayed in Denver, Hunter likely would have been a rotational [...]

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Published on 03/13/2013 at Wed Mar 13 20:25.   1 Comment
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Between now and Saturday the 16th, something is going to happen with Elvis Dumervil.  The Denver Broncos have several options. On Saturday, Dumervil’s $12 million 2013 base salary will become fully guaranteed, and Denver has no intention of paying that much for his services.  The Broncos want Dumervil to take a pay cut and are threatening [...]

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Published on 03/10/2013 at Sun Mar 10 16:08.   8 Comments
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The 2013 free agency signing period begins next week (March 12) and if John Elway continues his recent trend, the Denver Broncos will be making a few splashes. Two years ago, the Broncos plugged a hole in the backfield with Willis McGahee.  Last offseason, the team changed the entire landscape of the AFC West by [...]

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Published on 03/06/2013 at Wed Mar 06 08:00.   15 Comments
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If Denver Broncos star outside linebacker Von Miller has seen the future, things look promising in Denver. Miller sent out the above tweet early Tuesday morning after learning that his cousin, Jeremiah, a recent victim of a serious automobile accident, emerged Monday from a coma.  Excited by the news, Miller took to Twitter, letting the world [...]

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Published on 03/05/2013 at Tue Mar 05 13:04.   3 Comments
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Last week, the Denver Broncos locked up Ryan Clady by placing their franchise tag on the Pro Bowl left tackle.  Once the new league year begins, they are expected to place a second-round tender on punter Britton Colquitt. “Colquitt is already a restricted free agent. To make sure he stays restricted, the Broncos are expected [...]

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Published on 03/04/2013 at Mon Mar 04 21:12.   9 Comments
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As expected, the Denver Broncos are planning to part ways with veteran linebacker D.J. Williams this spring.  Per the Denver Post: “When the NFL season officially opens for business March 12, the Broncos are expected to place Williams on the trading block. It won’t be easy trading a player who is scheduled to make $6 [...]

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Published on 03/03/2013 at Sun Mar 03 10:59.   16 Comments
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On Friday, the Denver Broncos used their franchise tag on tackle Ryan Clady.  The one-year tender is worth nearly $10 million. Per the Denver Post: The tag gives Clady a $9.828 million salary for the 2013 season—nearly triple the $3.5 million salary he earned in 2012. However, the tag also drastically restricts Clady from enjoying [...]

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Published on 03/01/2013 at Fri Mar 01 16:59.   20 Comments
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On Thursday, the NFL announced that the 2013 salary cap will be $123 million per team.  According to spotrac.com, the Denver Broncos currently have $119.5 million invested in 2013 salaries. That means, with their $14.1 million rollover from 2012, the Broncos have over $17,552,686 available.  A large chunk of that, around $9.8 million according to Yahoo! (via [...]

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Published on 02/28/2013 at Thu Feb 28 21:11.   34 Comments
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Kudos to Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, Colts offensive coordinator Clyde Christensen and free agent wide receiver Austin Collie, who are visiting U.S. troops at bases in Iraq and Afghanistan this week. Manning and Collie are buddies, which causes us to wonder if Collie could land in Denver this offseason. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has agreed to restructure his [...]

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Published on 02/26/2013 at Tue Feb 26 18:07.   8 Comments
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We will be updating this list to include confirmed draft prospects the Denver Broncos have spoken with and/or worked out leading up to draft day on Thursday, April 25.  To see Denver’s 2013 draft order, go here. Last updated: 2/25/13. Clemson WR DeAndre Hopkins — Talked at Combine (source). Cal WR Keenan Allen — Talked at Combine (source). Texas [...]

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Published on 02/25/2013 at Mon Feb 25 17:36.   27 Comments
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