Now that Mike Adams is committed to the Denver Broncos, the veteran safety hopes another big-name free agent jumps on board as well.
And no, it's not Peyton Manning.
Adams is eager to have the Broncos bring back perennial Pro Bowler Brian Dawkins, who is still undecided on whether he will return for a 17th season or call it a career. The 38-year-old free agent missed most of the last month and both of Denver's playoff games with a neck injury.
Just the chance to play alongside his idol, well, it's almost too good to be true. Adams actually wears No. 20 because of Dawkins. But he quickly interjected in a conference call Thursday to announce his agreeing to terms that should Dawkins return for another season, Adams would gladly don another jersey.
''I've been watching him since I've been in college,'' said Adams, who started a career-high 16 games for the Cleveland Browns in 2011. ''I have nothing but good things to say about him. I can't wait to meet him.''
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