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“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” – That song that, ironically, never ends being stuck in your head. I started BroncoTalk in November of 2006 — days before the Denver Broncos decided to bench Jake Plummer. So this blog has survived quarterbacks Jake Plummer, Jay Cutler, Kyle Orton, Chris Simms, and Tim [...]

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Published on 03/22/2013 at Fri Mar 22 08:00.   132 Comments
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Back in December, when everything seemed to be wonderful here in BroncoLand, I wrote an article that nit picked the Broncos. I said that they played down to their opponent’s level, didn’t have a killer instinct, and missed too many field goals. My article was generally panned because again, the Broncos were flying high! The [...]

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Published on 03/21/2013 at Thu Mar 21 08:53.   5 Comments
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Since firing his former agent, Elvis Dumervil has shown a desire to return to Denver.  But the possibility of that happening seems to be fading. Dumervil’s new agent, Tom Condon, teamed up with John Elway and approached the NFL, asking them to honor the contract restructure that Dumervil had agreed to but did not come to [...]

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Published on 03/18/2013 at Mon Mar 18 17:05.   5 Comments
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After releasing defensive end Elvis Dumervil earlier this week, the Denver Broncos have approximately $7.1 million remaining in 2013 cap space, according to spotrac.com. @sayrebedinger @jheath_den Per our cap hit view we have the Broncos at about $115.9M. Still some specifics to locate bit.ly/YZECgl — Spotrac.com (@spotrac) March 17, 2013 There are conflicting reports as [...]

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Published on 03/17/2013 at Sun Mar 17 12:33.   23 Comments
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Free Agency has been a whirlwind of information and status updates for the past 4 days. In order to regain some sanity and to start recovering from Free Agent burnout, lets discuss contracts for our own players that we should extend. Spotrac has an up to the minute list of current Denver Broncos player contracts, [...]

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Published on 03/15/2013 at Fri Mar 15 08:32.   11 Comments
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The Denver Broncos introduced newly signed wide receiver Wes Welker at the team’s facility in Dove Valley, Colorado on Thursday. Welker, 31, signed a two-year, $12 million deal with the Broncos on Wednesday. Team executive John Elway introduced Welker at 3:30 p.m., calling him a “tremendous fit” for Denver’s offense.  Welker went on to say that [...]

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Published on 03/14/2013 at Thu Mar 14 15:16.   10 Comments
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The Broncos have made a flurry of moves in free agency, but they are not done yet. Denver is close to the $123 million 2013 salary cap limit, but plan to create more space through the Elvis Dumervil situation and there are a host of other candidates to be released.  For now, the team’s top [...]

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Published on 03/14/2013 at Thu Mar 14 15:07.   13 Comments
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The Denver Broncos had a busy day on Wednesday, ultimately signing four free agents. The team started by landing All-Pro receiver Wes Welker to a two-year, $12-million deal.  The signing sent shock waves across the NFL. Next came the signing of linebacker Stewart Bradley to a one-year deal.  Bradley is expected to compete for the starting MLB gig [...]

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Published on 03/13/2013 at Wed Mar 13 21:40.   2 Comments
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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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The Denver Broncos have agreed to terms with free agent wide receiver Wes Welker on a two-year deal, team executive John Elway announced via Twitter on Wednesday afternoon. The two-year, $12 million deal will keep Welker in Denver through the 2014 season, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.  Since 2007, Welker has posted five 1,000-yard seasons [...]

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Published on 03/13/2013 at Wed Mar 13 14:55.   28 Comments
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