Found April 20, 2012 on
According the Denver Post, the Denver Broncos made an attempt to add Asante Samuel to the roster. Per the Denver Post, there were two proposals made. Both deals did not work out, and the deal will most likely not be made.
However, the Broncos no longer believe they can strike a deal, even though trade talks advanced to the stage where the team presented two proposals — one for a late-round draft pick and the other involving a player.
Asante Samuel is 31 years old and due 10 million is 2012 and 11.5 million in 2013. If the deal would have taken place, the Broncos would have still retained the oldest secondary in the NFL.
The Broncos recently added Tracy Porter and released Andre’ Goodman, which added more youth to the secondary since Porter is only 25.
What do you think Bronco Nation? Should the Broncos pushed a bit harder for Samuel, or are you happy with the secondary as is?
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The Eagles are reportedly desperate to unload Asante Samuel, and it is believed they would take as little as a third-round pick at this point just to get rid of him.
According to Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Eagles have been looking for a third and possibly a fourth round pick for cornerback Asante Samuel. Now they’re willing to accept less than that.
The Broncos reportedly offered the Eagles a fifth or sixth round pick for Samuel. The reason nothing has happened yet is because he has agreed to restructure his contract,...
DENVER—A few weeks ago, the trade rumors in regards to Philadelphia Eagles corner Asante Samuel started to swirl like a pinwheel.
With the team having two other top flights CB’s on their roster in Nnamdi Asomugha and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Samuel feeling displaced thanks to these acquisitions last year, the obvious conclusion was being overstated.
Today it surfaced...
The Philadelphia Eagles are seeking a fifth- or sixth-round pick for cornerback Asante Samuel, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported.
The asking price has since dipped from when the club was reportedly looking for a third- or fourth-round pick, according to the newspaper.
The Denver Broncos, however, offered the fifth- or sixth-round pick for the four-time Pro Bowl corner, but the...
According to Mike Klis of the Denver Post, the Denver Broncos have expressed interest in trading for Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel.
At this point the Broncos don’t believe they’ll be able to get a deal done to land Samuel after making multiple proposals to the Eagles.
The Broncos offered the Eagles their 5th or 6th round picks in next week’s draft for Samuel...
The Detroit Lions have a need at cornerback heading into the 2012 NFL Draft, but they should explore a trade with the Philadelphia Eagles for veteran CB Asante Samuel, again. Last season the Lions and Eagles were in talks for Samuel but the deal fell apart, now it appears that the Lions should open up discussions once again, especially given a Denver Post report.The Lions and Eagles...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Philadelphia Eagles have been shopping cornerback Asante Samuel around the league, before next week’s NFL draft.
Samuel only allowed 10.2 yards per catch, a quarterback rating of 52.4, and surrendered only 296 yards, per ProFootballFocus.com. It’s clear he still has plenty of goof football left in him.
Earlier today we learned that the Philadelphia Eagles are still shopping cornerback Asante Samuel.
According to John Clayton of ESPN via Evan Silva, the Eagles are hoping to receive a third round pick in exchange for Samuel.
“They hope to get a 3rd-round pick … This could be one of those 2nd-day, 3rd-day draft-day trades,” said Clayton.