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According to Mike Klis of the Denver Post, the Broncos released veteran cornerback Drayton Florence.
The 31-year old Florence had 55 tackles, 1 forced fumble and 3 interceptions last season.
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The Denver Broncos made 19 transactions on Friday in order to reach the league imposed 53-man roster requirement. Perhaps the biggest name released by the Broncos was 10 year veteran CB Drayton Florence. Florence had been signed by the Broncos in May of this year but has struggled in coverage assignments this preseason. The veteran is now free to sign with any other club, not having...
The Denver Broncos have unveiled their 53-man roster, and although there aren't too many shocks of the 22 casualties, there are a few that are worth noting and analyzing.
Amongst the released were 10-year veteran cornerback Drayton Florence, third-year cornerback Syd'Quan Thompson, third-year safety Rafael Bush and sixth-year tackle Ryan Harris.
Florence was a surprise...
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According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, the Lions are close to signing free agent cornerback Drayton Florence, who was just released by the Broncos on Friday.
“The Detroit Lions are still in the market for cornerback help, and they may have found their man in Drayton Florence,” wrote Birkett.
Nothing is official as of yet, but something could get done very soon...