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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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The NFL’s 2013 free agent signing period will begin on March 12.  The NFL Draft will take place on April 25-27. Before building through the draft, the Denver Broncos will look to plug some holes in free agency, including at the running back position. On Tuesday, the Denver Post‘s Mike Klis wrote that he expects [...]

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Published on 02/20/2013 at Wed Feb 20 08:20.   13 Comments
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Before the 2012 season started, the Broncos tried to negotiate a contract extension with Pro Bowl left tackle Ryan Clady.  The talks ultimately stalled and the team decided to put off negotiations until 2013. Since then, Clady has started in all fifteen games and has just one false start penalty and one sack allowed, helping to keep [...]

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Published on 12/26/2012 at Wed Dec 26 14:30.   2 Comments
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Denver Broncos kicker Matt Prater is not participating in the team’s voluntary offseason workouts, Mike Klis of the Denver Post reports. Prater, who was designated with the Broncos’ franchise tag, has yet to sign his one-year, $2.5 million tender. The Broncos offered Prater a five-year deal before the free agency period began, Klis reports, but [...]

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Published on 05/15/2012 at Tue May 15 14:36.   4 Comments
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The Broncos had until Monday to reach a new contract with kicker Matt Prater, or slap him with a franchise tag.  According to ESPN‘s Adam Schefter, the tag will come today. The tag is a one-year deal worth $2.6 million and prevents Prater from being able to sign elsewhere in free agency while freeing the [...]

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Published on 03/05/2012 at Mon Mar 05 08:28.   1 Comment
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Kicker Matt Prater is the most likely candidate for the Broncos‘ franchise tag. [Denver Post] Tag values will be down across the board in 2012. [NFL.com] Michigan State defensive tackle Jerel Worthy is getting the most Broncos love in mock drafts around the web. [DenverBroncos.com] Broncos can’t judge their drafts by first rounds alone. [Denver [...]

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Published on 02/14/2012 at Tue Feb 14 08:42.   No Comments
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