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JOEL DREESSEN RUMORS

Julius Thomas looks to turn great Broncos season into career success

In NFL locker rooms, the difference between a great year and a great career can be how a player handles his first experience with success. Joel Dreessen was a solid NFL player who saw his share of young egos expand whenever they were fed by the spotlight. Dreessen doesn't see that in Julius Thomas, who ultimately replaced him as the Broncos' starting tight end. "He...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Broncos release TE Joel Dreessen

The Denver Broncos announced Tuesday they they have designated tight end Joel Dreessen as released/failed physical, ending his two-year run with the team. Dressen, a nine-year veteran, joined the Broncos prior to the 2012 season after playing five seasons with the Houston Texans. Dressen, a former Colorado State player, caught 41 passes for 356 yards and five touchdowns in his...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos: Why Joel Dreessen should be nervous

Every year in the NFL there is more than one unexpected cut of a veteran player. However, if the Denver Broncos cut Joel Dreessen this year, it won’t be much of a surprise. There are three reasons why: salary, production and younger players. The Denver Broncos have been lucky to have four solid tight ends over the last two years. They have been happy with that group and have kept...
Via isportsweb.com
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football Player Profile – Joel Dreessen, TE

Joel Dreessen, TE, Denver Broncos Player Profile Height/Weight: 6-4/245 Birthdate: 7/26/1982 School: Colorado State FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS In his first season playing for the Denver Broncos after playing numerous seasons as the second fiddle to Owen Daniels in Houston, Joel Dreessen went for a career high 41 receptions but was pretty unimpressive as only half of those went for...
Via FF Locker Room
March 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Pickup Up Steam – Joel Dreessen

#81 Joel Dressen catches a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning over the top of #51 Jerod Mayo. October 7th, 2012. Courtesy of Yahoo NFL photo gallery (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia) The Broncos turned uncertainty into franchise certitude with the monster signing of Peyton Manning in the off-season.  The future hall of famer immediately upgraded the team to contender, but to what extent...
Via BroncoTalk
October 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Dreessen doesn't mind jersey ban

Denver Broncos tight end Joel Dreessen says he isn't bothered by the Greeley school district's ban on his jersey number and others because they're associated with local gangs. The district bans 13, 14 and 18 and their reverse, 31, 41 and 81. Dreessen wears 81. The rule is three years old but made headlines this week after a third-grader wearing Peyton Manning's...
Via AP on Fox
September 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Broncos' Dreessen doesn't mind ban on his jersey

Denver Broncos tight end Joel Dreessen says he isn't bothered by the Greeley school district's ban on his jersey number and others because they're associated with local gangs. The district bans 13, 14 and 18 and their reverse, 31, 41 and 81. Dreessen wears 81. The rule is three years old but made headlines this week after a third-grader wearing Peyton Manning's...
Via AP on Fox
September 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Joel Dreessen Heads Home

The Houston Texans lost another key piece to their 2011 playoff team, with tight end Joel Dreessen signing with the Denver Broncos. It was a 3-year deal worth $8.5 million dollars, and he went into Friday choosing between the Texans offer and the Broncos. The Colorado State alum returned to where he played his college and high school football. Dreessen posted one his best statistical...
Via State of the Texans
March 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Dreessen to sign with Denver

Mark Berman KRIV-TV HOUSTON - Free agent tight end Joel Dreessen will sign with the Denver Broncos. In a text message to FOX 26 Sports Dreessen said, "going to Broncos." He chose the Broncos over re-signing with the Houston Texans. Dreessen also visited the New Orleans Saints, Cincinnati Bengals, and Tennessee Titans. The six-year veteran spent the last five years...
Via Fox Sports Houston
March 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Contract Talk: Joel Dreessen

It this series we are going to look at the potential free agents of the Houston Texans, and figure out if they work into the plans for the coming years….   One of the most surprising players for the Houston Texans in the 2011 campaign, and he just completed his 5th season with the team. Joel Dreessen lead the Texans in touchdown receptions with 6 and proved a viable second tight...
Via State of the Texans
January 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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