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Denver Broncos News

Broncos had their eyes on Hillman before the draft | Denver Post
The Broncos went into the draft wanting to select a running back. Hillman, from San Diego State, was one of the backs they liked a lot.

Broncos’ restocked secondary gets high marks | SI.com
Peyton Manning and Champ Bailey are giving the Denver Broncos’ restocked secondary two thumbs up.
Broncos’ Mike Adams hoping to uphold tradition of No. 20 | Denver Post
It was almost unsettling for Mike Adams this week as the Broncos’ defense lined up for the first time against the Broncos’ offense.

Broncos take sides on NFL new padding rule | Denver Post
The NFL is serious about this. On Monday, NFL owners voted to make it mandatory for all players to wear thigh and knee pads starting in the 2013 season.

Brian Xanders served purpose as Broncos’ GM, then became expendable | Denver Post
Xanders was the team’s general manager in title only, and his value was shrinking. He didn’t have the power in player personnel that most NFL general managers have.


Denver Broncos Blogs

Porter Fitting in Well | DenverBroncos.com
Cornerback Tracy Porter has been quick to adjust to a new defense in Denver and thinks the Broncos secondary can be among the best in the NFL this season.

Notebook: Manning Benefits Defense | DenverBroncos.com
The offense is excited about the addition of Peyton Manning at quarterback, but the defense knows the signal caller can benefit that side of the ball as well.

Communication a Corner-stone for Adams | MaxDenver.com
“Take care of your corners first,” Mike Adams says he was told by former teammate Tony Parrish in San Francisco early in his career. It’s a lesson he carries to the Broncos several years later.

Opinions Vary on Knee and Thigh Pads | MaxDenver.com
The league made them mandatory for 2013 — and also changed the helmets for 2012, says recently-signed CB Drayton Florence.

Moore on the Upswing — With An Assist from Mike Adams | MaxDenver.com
Mike Adams was signed to start at free safety — and he wants nothing less from Rahim Moore than to improve and push him to heights he hasn’t seen.

Broncos’ S Mike Adams Trying To Make Brian Dawkins Proud | Predominantly Orange
Nine year veteran safety Mike Adams has some huge shoes to fill on and off the football field. When Brian Dawkins announced his retirement this spring, it became apparent that Adams would need to be “that” guy. Part of the battle is done. He’s been No. 20 his entire career.

The Greatest Denver Bronco Team: Quarterback | Mile High Report
The Broncos have enough of a history that if you compiled their all-stars through the years into the 24 greatest by position, you could come up with a pretty incredible team. What MHR does for me is learn the history of the team. With much help of all the staffers on the site, I want you guys to decide who the best 24 Broncos are of all time.

The Broncos, Ryan Clady and the Value Of a Left Tackle | Mile High Report
It has been reported recently that the Denver Broncos have opened up preliminary talks with Left Tackle Ryan Clady’s agent in order to sign him to a long term extension. Clady, 25, is in the final year of his rookie deal. He will draw a $3.5 million salary in 2012.

Denver Broncos Videos

OTAs Day Two: Florence | DenverBroncos.com
Cornerback Drayton Florence talks about getting used to his new teammates and working during OTAs.

OTAs Day Two: Adams | DenverBroncos.com
Safety Mike Adams talks about the importance of building chemistry in the secondary during OTAs.

OTAs Day Two: Bannan | DenverBroncos.com
Defensive lineman Justin Bannan talks about returning to Denver and getting back to work during OTAs.

OTAs Day Two: Porter | DenverBroncos.com
Cornerback Tracy Porter talks about getting used to his new teammates and jelling with the secondary.


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