Originally written on Sports-Glory  |  Last updated 11/16/14

Ben Garland has rejoined the Denver Broncos after getting early release from his five-year commitment to the U.S. Air Force.

Garland a defensive tackle will join the Broncos offseason workouts because of a program that allows servicemen to cut their commitment short after two years for a career that will benefit the Air Force in recruiting and public affairs. 

Two years ago Garland turned heads and impressed many during the Broncos training camp.  He was placed on the reserve/military list after camp in 2010 to begin his five-year military service.

During Garland's time in the Air Force he never took a day of vacation, allowing it to accumulate so he could spend it in Denver at the Broncos voluntary workouts and camps.

Garland played in 39 games for the Air Force Academy, totaling 115 tackles, 11.5 sacks and three forced fumbles.

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