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Free agent safety Brandon Meriweather will visit the Denver Broncos on Tuesday evening, according to ESPN‘s Adam Schefter.  Meriweather, 28, spent last season with the Chicago Bears. Safety remains a position of need for Denver and Meriweather would help add depth and experience to the Broncos’ secondary.  A former first round draft pick, Meriweather spent [...]

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Published on 03/13/2012 at Tue Mar 13 16:48.   19 Comments
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The 2012 NFL Year and Free Agency signing period starts this afternoon at 2:00 p.m. (MT), and the Denver Broncos are expected to be right in the thick of things. The team’s first priority is to re-sign sixth-year defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley, who is coming off of his first season in Denver and second-best season [...]

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Published on 03/13/2012 at Tue Mar 13 06:00.   20 Comments
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If former Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning signed with the Denver Broncos, the team would have to un-retire Frank Tripucka‘s former number, or Manning would have to pick a new number.  But will that even happen? According to several sources, including ESPN‘s Adam Schefter and MaxDenver.com’s Andrew Mason, there is a real possibility that Manning could land in [...]

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Published on 03/07/2012 at Wed Mar 07 20:08.   12 Comments
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Yesterday Fox Sport’s Adam Shein had an interesting quote that gained little ground around Denver, but sure rang loudly around these parts, One team Lloyd rules out via free agency is a return to Denver, citing “style of offense”. Hmmm… — Adam Schein (@AdamSchein) February 22, 2012 Brandon Lloyd of course left abruptly after playing [...]

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Published on 02/23/2012 at Thu Feb 23 10:00.   29 Comments
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The Broncos signed free agent wide receiver Jason Hill Wednesday. [First and Orange] Hill, who had more catches and yards than Eddie Royal last year, was cut from Jacksonville a day after Jack Del Rio was fired. Interesting… [MaxDenver] The locals won the red battle at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. [Denver Post] The [...]

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Published on 02/16/2012 at Thu Feb 16 11:16.   1 Comment
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Much was made about Tebow’s ability to complete passes in 2011, not much was made about the Broncos receivers’ ability to catch them.

Overheard once in a Denver press box in regards to Tebow’s unique throwing style and the ability to hang on to said ball, “Have you ever caught a knuckleball?” Touché anonymous man, touché.

Given that Thomas and Decker have both spent two seasons more or less catching Tebow’s passes–unique or not– they should have the apparent uncanny ability to do so. It did look as though Brandon Marshall had returned to the lineup at several points in the season during last minute Tebow drives however.

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Published on 02/14/2012 at Tue Feb 14 12:00.   8 Comments
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Thanks to a new CBA provision that allows teams to carry over cap space year-to-year, the Denver Broncos could really open Pat Bowlen‘s checkbook, if they want to. [ProFootballTalk] Andrew Mason checks in with a look at the Broncos’ offseason priorities. [Sporting News] Speed on defense is a priority. [Denver Post] Eddie Royal talks about [...]

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Published on 02/13/2012 at Mon Feb 13 10:55.   No Comments
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The NFL’s 2012 free agency signing period is scheduled to begin on March 14th at 4 (p.m.).  As a primer, we’ll look at five offensive free agents today that we think the Denver Broncos should consider.  Tomorrow, we’ll look at five defensive free agents the Broncos should look to sign. Name: John Carlson Height, Weight: 6-5, 251 Position: [...]

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Published on 02/09/2012 at Thu Feb 09 12:00.   41 Comments
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Entering the 2012 off-season, the Denver Broncos will have a lot of decisions to make.  Among those decisions will be which unrestricted free agents (UFA’s) to re-sign with new contracts. A UFA is a player whose current contract has expired, freeing up that player to sign with any team he chooses.  The Broncos have nineteen [...]

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Published on 02/01/2012 at Wed Feb 01 11:35.   12 Comments
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Right from the get go the Divisional Round match up started out ugly for Denver, especially it’s secondary.  Tom Brady came out of the gate with a 7 yard touchdown pass to Wes Welker and finished with 6 touchdowns and 1 interception.  The one INT was a bright spot for the Broncos defense with Quinton Carter being [...]

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Published on 01/14/2012 at Sat Jan 14 23:07.   92 Comments
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