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On Tuesday, former Florida Gators running back/wide receiver/returner Jeff Demps caused a stir when he announced that he had filed paperwork with the NFL in hopes of pursuing a career in football.  Demps was undrafted in April due in part to the fact that he told teams he planned to pursue track fulltime. After winning a [...]

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Published on 08/16/2012 at Thu Aug 16 12:30.   12 Comments
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Name: Ben Garland Pos: Defensive Lineman Ht, Wt: 6’5″, 275* Age: 24 Exp: 1 College: Air Force *Reports have Garland at 305 Ben Garland was an undrafted rookie for the Denver Broncos in 2010, a nose guard at Air Force the Broncos saw as a defensive end in their 3-4 defense. I can distinctly remember [...]

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Published on 06/01/2012 at Fri Jun 01 17:00.   2 Comments
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It’s been awhile since we opened up the polls to something beside BT Profile Approval ratings, so with the first set of OTA’s behind us, let’s talk the Denver Broncos offseason. I recently appeared as a guest on All Purpose Roto‘s podcast to talk Broncos, and took inventory of Denver’s offseason to prepare for the [...]

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Published on 05/25/2012 at Fri May 25 13:00.   21 Comments
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Name: Adam Grant Pos: Tackle/Guard Ht, Wt: 6’6″, 320 Age: 26 Exp: 1 College: Arizona Adam Grant was the most prized of the Denver Broncos‘ undrafted rookies in 2011 heading into training camp… if you judge “prized-ness” by the signing bonus the Broncos initially dished out for the player (not the worst metric). Based on [...]

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Published on 05/23/2012 at Wed May 23 16:00.   3 Comments
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Are you devastated by the fact Denver Broncos rookie mini-camp is over? Has the lack of practice photography left an insurmountable hole in your heart you’re afraid may utterly consume you before training camp begins in late July? Have you convinced yourself Broncos rookies simply cease to exist because there aren’t 20 minutes of media [...]

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Published on 05/16/2012 at Wed May 16 13:30.   No Comments
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Denver Broncos rookie mini-camp starts today, with media coverage beginning at 10:45 a.m. and concluding after 1:00 p.m. Over twenty players are expected to report, including the Broncos’ seven 2012 draft picks and thirteen undrafted free agents, ALL of whom we’ve profiled over the last two weeks. We’ve gathered a Twitter list of Broncos beat [...]

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Published on 05/11/2012 at Fri May 11 10:30.   3 Comments
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Jerry Franklin Pos: Inside Linebacker School: Arkansas Class: Senior Ht: 6’1″ Wt: 245 lbs. 40-time: 4.64 Bench: 15 Jerry Franklin has the physical size, bulk, and arm length from which exceptional linebackers are molded. A two-time team captain, Franklin led his Arkansas teammates in tackles every year of his four-year career, only the second Razorback [...]

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Published on 05/11/2012 at Fri May 11 09:00.   2 Comments
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Aaron Brewer Pos: Long snapper School: Oklahoma State Class: Senior Ht: 6’5″ Wt: 225 lbs. 40-time: 4.96 Bench: 10 Aaron Brewer snaps footballs good. (I thought about ending this scouting report there, but I’ll continue). A starter in every game in his four-year career as an Aztec, Brewer was on the field for every field [...]

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Published on 05/11/2012 at Fri May 11 06:00.   6 Comments
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Jamie Blatnick Pos: Defensive End School: Oklahoma State Class: Senior Ht: 6’3″ Wt: 265 lbs. 40-time: 4.9 Bench: 28 Jamie Blatnick is a tenacious defensive end “in a linebacker’s body.” He was named Oklahoma State’s Most Valuable Player on defense by his teammates in 2011, only his first full year starting, and one year after [...]

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Published on 05/10/2012 at Thu May 10 20:56.   2 Comments
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Eric Page Pos: Wide Receiver School: Toledo Class: Junior Ht: 5’9″ Wt: 186 lbs. 40-time: 4.53 Bench: 15 Eric Page probably can’t believe he wasn’t drafted. Had he continued at Toledo for his senior season, he would have very likely smashed the NCAA football record in career receptions, having totaled 306 in three years, 49 [...]

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Published on 05/10/2012 at Thu May 10 12:58.   2 Comments
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