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Update:  The IAOFM story that we linked to below has been updated: teams trading for Revis would receive the contract clause that prohibits them from using a franchise tag on Revis.  This obviously would make trading for Revis less profitable and less likely to happen. The Denver Broncos have made big splashes in every offseason [...]

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Published on 03/07/2013 at Thu Mar 07 13:21.   66 Comments
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We would not be surprised to see the Denver Broncos make a few splashes this offseason. Between the Darrelle Revis situation and the many big-name free agents about to hit the open market, chances are that Denver will be buzzed about this spring. But the buzz dies down, the draft will be right around the corner. [...]

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Published on 03/07/2013 at Thu Mar 07 08:00.   13 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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There is a rumor going around that Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning was involved in a car crash. The team has confirmed that those rumors are FALSE. Manning was not involved in an accident and is in good health.

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Published on 03/05/2013 at Tue Mar 05 21:01.   5 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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We all found out today that the worst kept secret is as official as it can get until March 12th… That secret is that the Kansas City Chiefs have traded for QB Alex Smith. They are giving up this years second round selection (34 overall) and a conditional pick next year. So what kind of [...]

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Published on 02/27/2013 at Wed Feb 27 14:29.   31 Comments
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