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Former Denver Broncos linebacker Keith Burns has been a special teams assistant in Denver since 2007.  On Tuesday, he signed with the Washington Redskinsas their new special teams coordinator. FootballOutsiders.com‘s Andy Benoit suggests Randy Starks, Terrance Knighton, and Alan Branch as a few potential free agent defensive tackles that Denver could pursue. Denver’s Von Miller is a member of NFL.com’s All-Under-25 Team. If [...]

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Published on 02/12/2013 at Tue Feb 12 18:16.   9 Comments
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According to Mile High Sports, the Denver Broncos will likely open the season on Sunday Night Football and play on Thanksgiving this fall. “Broncos @ Giants – Peyton Manning versus Eli Manning.  The huge New York television market.  According to sources, it will be a “major upset” if this is not the SNF opener.  (…) “While the [...]

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Published on 02/11/2013 at Mon Feb 11 17:24.   5 Comments
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Last week the Denver Broncos released 2013 Pro Bowl numbers for players on the team whom were placing in the top five of their individual positions. Denver currently employs an astounding fifteen players that are receiving top five votes: Broncos’ quarterback (and NFL MVP candidate) Peyton Manning currently leads the NFL in fan votes for [...]

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Published on 12/15/2012 at Sat Dec 15 17:18.   11 Comments
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The Denver Broncos on Tuesday announced the signings of three players to the team’s practice squad.  Linebacker Mike Mohamed, wide receiver Bert Reed and offensive tackle Darrion Weems have all signed with the team. Terms of the player’s respective contracts are unknown, but they’ll likely receive $5,700 a week, the league’s minimum salary for practice squad players, per CBA [...]

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Published on 10/02/2012 at Tue Oct 02 18:46.   10 Comments
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The Denver Broncos finished forming their practice squad on Monday by signing rookie center Quintin Saulsberry (6-3, 305 lbs.), who went to camp with the Vikings this summer.  Undrafted out of Mississippi State, Saulsberry is expected to earn $96,900 if he stays with the team for the entirety of the season. Saulsberry completes a practice [...]

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Published on 09/03/2012 at Mon Sep 03 09:22.   1 Comment
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Last week, Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen—who led the NFL with 22 sacks last season—was asked how many sacks a player could record in one season.  To which Allen responded, “I think 25 is possible.  Somebody will eventually reach that, it will be reached one year.” How about this year? In 2011, four different players recorded [...]

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Published on 07/04/2012 at Wed Jul 04 11:00.   4 Comments
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Free agent quarterback Donovan McNabb wants to return to the NFL in 2012, and he thinks there is a “80 to 90 percent” chance that he will. “I do want to play,” McNabb told NBC SportsTalk on Thursday. “The most important thing is I have about three teams I’m looking at.  (I) won’t name those [...]

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Published on 06/29/2012 at Fri Jun 29 16:06.   2 Comments
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The NFL Draft will begin in less than half an hour and the trades have already started.  The Cleveland Browns have traded up to the third overall selection (via the Minnesota Vikings) to select Alabama running back Trent Richardson, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The Browns traded picks in the 1st, 4th, 5th and 7th [...]

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Published on 04/26/2012 at Thu Apr 26 17:37.   2 Comments
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With the 2012 NFL Draft a few weeks away we feel that it is just as important to look at what has been done to know what needs to be done. We will start at 2007 and move forward throughout the week. So, without further adieu here is the Oakland Raiders 2007 draft class: Round [...]

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Published on 04/01/2012 at Sun Apr 01 10:30.   6 Comments
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Name: Chris Clark Height, Weight: 6’5″, 305 Position: Tackle Age, Experience: 26, 3rd Season College: Southern Miss. Chris Clark signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2008 as an undrafted free agent before joining the Minnesota Vikings later that year.  After being waived by the Vikings, Clark signed with the Broncos and was active for eight [...]

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Published on 03/02/2012 at Fri Mar 02 14:30.   2 Comments
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