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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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Nobody knows who the Broncos starting running back will be in 2013, but it’s obvious that the team will be adding at least one player to the backfield this offseason.  The New York Jets‘ Shonn Greene was thrown into the conversation by ESPN New York’s Rich Cimini on Sunday: There has been some buzz here on the [...]

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Published on 02/24/2013 at Sun Feb 24 13:13.   44 Comments
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The Denver Broncos will probably have a new starting middle linebacker this season, but the team may not have to go far to find him. “The Broncos won’t be looking for a middle linebacker, even though Keith Brooking is a free agent and Joe Mays is coming off a season-ending injury. The plan is for [...]

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Published on 02/17/2013 at Sun Feb 17 19:50.   7 Comments
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Straight out of the rumor mill comes word that the Denver Broncos may part ways with 25 year old running back Knowshon Moreno this spring. “Moreno, the 12th pick of the 2009 draft, may be a former Bronco before long. Moreno never has performed up to where he was chosen in the draft, and he [...]

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Published on 02/17/2013 at Sun Feb 17 14:12.   11 Comments
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On Friday, the Indianapolis Colts announced that free agents Dwight Freeney and Austin Collie will not be re-signed this offseason.  Because both players have connections to Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, speculation as to where the two players would land started with Denver. Yesterday, Big Pete touched on the subject of going after Freeney, and has also [...]

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Published on 02/16/2013 at Sat Feb 16 10:45.   10 Comments
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During Denver’s heart-breaking 38-35 second overtime loss to Baltimore in the divisional round of the playoffs, Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey was burned twice by Ravens receiver Torrey Smith.  Immediately following the game, the knee-jerk reactions from fans started pouring in. Some yahoos even went so far as to say the Broncos should cut the 34-year-old veteran to [...]

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Published on 02/10/2013 at Sun Feb 10 14:49.   13 Comments
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After the Denver Broncos promoted quarterbacks coach Adam Gase to offensive coordinator on Thursday morning, Gase told reports he wants Denver’s offense to put the “pedal to the metal” with quarterback Peyton Manning in 2013. Obviously, that is something fans in Denver love to hear.  Not only does it excite the fans, but also a [...]

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Published on 01/17/2013 at Thu Jan 17 13:43.   34 Comments
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For background information on all of the candidates to replace Mike McCoy in Denver, see our Ultimate Offensive Coordinator Fan Guide. On Tuesday, the Broncos lost offensive coordinator Mike McCoy, who signed with the Chargers to become their next head coach.  Denver must now seek McCoy’s replacement. One reporter, CBS‘ Vic Lombardi, says he was [...]

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Published on 01/16/2013 at Wed Jan 16 11:19.   28 Comments
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On Tuesday, ESPN‘s Adam Schefter reported that the Broncos had fired defensive backs coach Ron Milus, due in part to the secondary’s meltdown in Denver’s 38-35 double overtime loss to Baltimore in the divisional round of the playoffs.  After further digging, it turns out Milus “clashed” with members of the secondary and was not going [...]

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Published on 01/15/2013 at Tue Jan 15 20:01.   No Comments
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Though he is scheduled to interview with Arizona a second time today, Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy appears likely to sign in San Diego: Chargers are nearing a deal to make Mike McCoy their head coach. Looks like it will be finalized today. More ahead @cbssports — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) January 15, 2013 Candidates [...]

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Published on 01/15/2013 at Tue Jan 15 07:25.   7 Comments
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