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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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When veteran safety Jim Leonhard (5-8, 188 lbs.) arrived in Denver, his jersey number of choice—No. 36—was already taken.  With no complaints, Leonhard went with No. 45 as an alternative. A month after signing and three weeks after becoming healthy again, Leonhard survived roster cuts and is currently listed as the second free safety on [...]

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Published on 09/03/2012 at Mon Sep 03 06:55.   2 Comments
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The Road to 53 is never an easy one for coaches and team executives, but maybe John Elway and John Fox can sleep a little easier knowing a handful of the players they cut have landed elsewhere in the NFL. Safety Rafael Bush has landed on the 53-man roster of the New Orleans Saints, while [...]

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Published on 09/02/2012 at Sun Sep 02 22:29.   8 Comments
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The Denver Broncos release/waived 19 players today as the team moved to cut the roster down to the mandated 53-man level. New blog post: Broncos Set 53-Man Roster blog.denverbroncos.com/denverbroncos/… — Denver Broncos (@Denver_Broncos) September 1, 2012 Most of the cuts made sense for those of us who watched the preseason and even though I knew [...]

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Published on 08/31/2012 at Fri Aug 31 19:22.   14 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 secondary. We want to know what you think about the Denver Broncos secondary going into the 2012 season.  Should the young safeties play?  Who should be the No. 2 CB? Returning:  CB Champ Bailey, [...]

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Published on 06/30/2012 at Sat Jun 30 10:00.   15 Comments
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The Denver Broncos may pursue free agent safety Deon Grant (6-2, 215 lbs.), according to one NFL insider.  Grant, 33, started in nine games with the New York Giants last season and received a Super Bowl XLVI ring following New York’s 21-17 win over the New England Patriots. “I’ve heard the Broncos may have interest [...]

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Published on 05/20/2012 at Sun May 20 16:53.   6 Comments
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The Denver Broncos will take on the Miami Dolphins this Sunday at Sun Life Stadium.  Denver owns a 3-11-1 all-time record against the Dolphins and hasn’t beaten them since 2004. “We won a Super Bowl in Miami, so we’ve won in that stadium,” Broncos Executive Vice President of Football Operations John Elway said on Tuesday [...]

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Published on 10/19/2011 at Wed Oct 19 08:00.   11 Comments
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Roger Goodell should give the Cincinnati Bengals a call.  They just got away with highway robbery. Sitting at 4-2 with a legitimate chance of winning the AFC West this season, the Oakland Raiders lost starting quarterback Jason Campbell for the season and went into panic mode.  After pondering Philadelphia’s Vince Young and Denver’s Kyle Orton, [...]

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Published on 10/18/2011 at Tue Oct 18 09:17.   38 Comments
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