Found February 23, 2013 on Football Nation:
The Denver Broncos ended 2012 in bitter disappointment, losing to the eventual champion Baltimore Ravens 38-35 in a double-overtime stunner. Fans overreacted. Media overreacted. But GM John Elway has tasted the harshest dishes defeat can serve, so the Broncos faithful can rest assured his reactions won’t be so short-sighted.Denver enters the 2013 free-agency scramble in great shape with the most important positions in the modern game locked up: quarterback, offensive tackle, cornerback and edge rusher. They also have $16.8 million available over the cap and franchised OT Ryan Clady, who would have been the most sought after left tackle had they let him test the market.Even if New England let’s WR Wes Welker loose in free agency, he doesn’t fit into Denver’s plans because the Broncos can’t afford to blow that much cash on one position when Eric Decker’s and Demaryius Thomas’ contracts are up after 2013 and 2014, respectively. Besides, Peyton Manning has turned nobodies like Austin Co...

Denver Broncos 2013 defensive draft needs

The Denver Broncos defense was one of the best in 2012, but the wheels on the car fell off in the playoffs. The Broncos’ defense has a lot of areas that need to be addressed this offseason and that’s why we need to examine the players available to fill the Denver Broncos 2013 defensive draft needs with the 28th pick and beyond. The Broncos needs on defense in order: DT, MLB,...

Denver Broncos: Knowshon Moreno undergoes knee surgery

Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno has reportedly undergone a knee surgery. Moreno underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee after the conclusion of the Broncos season head coach John Fox revealed on Thursday while speaking to reporters at the NFL Combine. This is the second procedure on his right knee, he underwent ACL surgery in 2011. Moreno stepped in and assumed...

Ryan Clady wants to be paid like Jason Peters, Joe Thomas

CJ and Kreckman on ESPN 102.3 in Denver asked Broncos left tackle Ryan Clady if he wants to be the highest paid offensive lineman in the NFL. “No, that’s not the deal I’m after,” said Clady per Just something comparable to Joe Thomas and Jason Peters. I feel like I’m in that category as far as tackles, so something along those lines.” It’s...

Knowshon Moreno underwent arthroscopic knee surgery

Denver Broncos head coach John Fox confirmed today that running back Knowshon Moreno underwent athroscopic knee surgery during the offseason. Moreno underwent a treatment to insert stem cells harvested from bone marrow in his pelvis into his right knee. It is the same knee Moreno tore the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) to end his 2011 season. Moreno is currently rehabbing at the...

Buzz: Broncos expected to target RB Greene

(Justin Edmonds/Getty Images) Nobody knows who the Broncos starting running back will be in 2013, but it’s obvious that the team will be adding at least one player to the backfield this offseason.  The New York Jets‘ Shonn Greene was thrown into the conversation by ESPN New York’s Rich Cimini on Sunday: There has been some buzz here on the future of RB Shonn Greene, an...

Daily Links: If the Broncos were British…

(Photo courtesy of Dave's Art Locker) 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 teammate; Freeney...

John ‘The Fonz’ Elway rocks leather at the 2013 NFL Combine

Wait, is that John Elway or Arthur Fonzarelli in the leather jacket at the 2013 NFL Draft Scouting Combine?
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