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Before the Denver Broncos started cutting players on Monday, they re-signed one. Denver announced that safety David Bruton had been re-signed via a tweet from John Elway’s twitter account: Thrilled we’ve agreed to terms on the re-signing of David Bruton to a 3-yr deal. One of NFL’s top special-teamers who adds depth at DB. — [...]

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Published on 03/11/2013 at Mon Mar 11 15:56.   2 Comments
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UPDATE: The team has confirmed that both D.J. Williams and Caleb Hanie have been released. Very early on this, but according to Ian Rappaport of the NFL Network the Denver Broncos have released linebacker D.J. Williams: Source: #Broncos have released linebacker D.J. Williams. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 11, 2013 This is a move that [...]

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Published on 03/11/2013 at Mon Mar 11 15:07.   4 Comments
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Teams are allowed to begin talking with free agents today through Tuesday, with all signings allowed to begin on the 12th.  The Denver Broncos are reportedly looking at a pair of defensive ends. The Broncos want Elvis Dumervil to take a pay cut (he will be a $13.6 million cap hit in 2013), and if [...]

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Published on 03/09/2013 at Sat Mar 09 15:55.   23 Comments
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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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Every since the Denver Broncos‘ defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio signed his name in ink to take his place amongst John Fox’s staff in Denver it was assumed that linebacker would be the strongest position on the defensive side of the ball. A quick glimpse at last season solidifies that thinking, the fact that a player [...]

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Published on 03/06/2013 at Wed Mar 06 10:00.   5 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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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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Be glad the Broncos are not a British team… B/R’s Matt Miller has Denver’s Ryan Clady and Orlando Franklin ranked in the Top Five at their respective positions. Earlier this week, quarterback Peyton Manning sent Dwight Freeney a text telling him to come play in Denver.  The text was probably just support from a former [...]

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Published on 02/23/2013 at Sat Feb 23 13:41.   2 Comments
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The Green Bay Packers released Strong Safety Charles Woodson yesterday to free up the $10 million he was owed in 2013. As we all know, Charles Woodson won the Heisman Trophy in 1997 (edging out Peyton Manning) after leading Michigan to the National Championship. He was drafted by the Raiders, before moving on to the [...]

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Published on 02/16/2013 at Sat Feb 16 09:49.   14 Comments
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The Indianapolis Colts informed Dwight Freeney today that they will not re-sign him, and thus, he is free to sign with whoever he wants. The Broncos have a lot of money tied up in the younger Elvis Dumervil (Freeney is 33; Dumervil is 29), and not much on the other side of the line, where Freeney plays. [...]

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Published on 02/15/2013 at Fri Feb 15 17:35.   22 Comments
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