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“This is a little different,” Ring of Famer Karl Mecklenburg, a special guest of the Denver Broncos, said after practice today. “The idea that they got a day off coming up, and these one-a-days instead of two-a-days. It was nothing like that when I was playing.” Indeed, Sunday was the fourth day of the Broncos’ [...]

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Published on 07/29/2012 at Sun Jul 29 19:22.   10 Comments
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This offseason, we’re going to do a Speak Up series looking at each position (o-line, d-line, etc).  Today, we’re looking at the linebackers. We want to know who you think should be the three main linebackers in the Denver Broncos‘ 4-3 defense this season.  Who should play base, who should play nickel? Returning:  MLB Joe [...]

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Published on 06/28/2012 at Thu Jun 28 10:00.   27 Comments
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Remind me to never get on Joe May‘s bad side.  Otherwise, I could end up looking like the Chiefs’ Tony Moeaki. Chiseled Broncos’ middle linebacker Joe Mays has a 250-pound frame and the reputation of being a “thumper,” entering his third season in Denver, and he has a message for the rest of the NFL. “We’re going [...]

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Published on 06/14/2012 at Thu Jun 14 23:13.   1 Comment
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The Denver Broncos concluded their second session of a four-day offseason minicamp on Wednesday.  Here are some quick hits on today’s events: Attendance report — For the second consecutive day, kicker Matt Prater was the sole player absent, holding out in hopes of receiving a long-term contract.  The Broncos had offered Prater a one-year tender worth about $2.5 million, [...]

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Published on 06/13/2012 at Wed Jun 13 18:59.   2 Comments
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On Wednesday, the Denver Broncos traded cornerback Cassius Vaughn to the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for fullback Chris Gronkowski. According to Mike Klis, it was the first trade executed by Matt Russell, the team’s new Director of Player Personnel. That presumably means that Russell has essentially taken over duties which were held by former General Manager [...]

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Published on 05/26/2012 at Sat May 26 09:30.   20 Comments
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Denver Broncos sixth round draft pick linebacker Danny Trevathan has signed with the club, the Broncos announced Tuesday. Officially, Trevathan becomes the third Broncos draft pick to sign his rookie contract. Monday, the Denver Post reported that Derek Wolfe had agreed to terms, but the Broncos have yet to announce it, suggesting they may be [...]

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Published on 05/22/2012 at Tue May 22 10:38.   No Comments
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The Denver Broncos are negotiating contracts with at least eight players, including five drafted rookies.  The team hopes to have all the rookies signed by the time organized team activities end early next month. The Broncos are trying to re-work defensive tackle Ty Warren‘s contract ($4 million), extend offensive tackle Ryan Clady‘s contract ($3.5 million this [...]

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Published on 05/21/2012 at Mon May 21 08:05.   5 Comments
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Denver Broncos rookie quarterback Brock Osweiler and running back Ronnie Hillman participated in the 2012 NFLPA Rookie Premiere photo-shoot on Saturday, images can be found on BroncoTalk’s Facebook page. Broncos’ offensive guard Chris Kuper told Gray Caldwell on Friday that he’s “ready to just play football again,” and hopes to return in July. Broncos’ Defensive Coordinator Jack Del Rio went [...]

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Published on 05/19/2012 at Sat May 19 11:17.   6 Comments
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Are you devastated by the fact Denver Broncos rookie mini-camp is over? Has the lack of practice photography left an insurmountable hole in your heart you’re afraid may utterly consume you before training camp begins in late July? Have you convinced yourself Broncos rookies simply cease to exist because there aren’t 20 minutes of media [...]

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Published on 05/16/2012 at Wed May 16 13:30.   No Comments
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The Denver Broncos‘ 2012 Rookie Mini Camp has come and gone and oddly, not one of the team’s seven drafted rookies have signed with the team.  Some teams have already signed a handful of their drafted rookies, and the Green Bay Packers (along with six other teams) have signed their entire draft class. With $22.11 million [...]

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Published on 05/15/2012 at Tue May 15 11:44.   3 Comments
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