The Denver Broncos have waived former 2013 fifth-round out of Western Kentucky Quanterus Smith. Last season Smith played 15 games behind DeMarcus Ware at defensive end recording 11 tackles and 0 sacks. Smith showed flashes of great pass-rush ability but he was unable to gain true traction.
Smith made a negative grade in every game he appeared in according to Profootballfocus except...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) The Denver Broncos have waived talented but oft-injured outside linebacker Quanterus Smith as they begin their first minicamp under coach Gary Kubiak.
Smith is a third-year pro who appeared in all but one game last season after spending his rookie year on IR while recovering from a knee injury he suffered his senior season at Western Kentucky.
Via AP on Fox
April 28, 2015
The Denver Broncos announced that they’ve placed DE/OLB Quanterus Smith on waivers Tuesday. Smith, 25, is a former fifth-round pick of the Broncos back in 2013 out of Western Kentucky. He still had another two years remaining on his four-year, $2.352 million rookie contract. He would have made base salaries of $585,000 in 2015 and $675,000 in 2016. According ...
The Denver Broncos are going to need some roster spots soon.
With 10 picks in the NFL Draft this weekend tough decisions are going to have to be made.
This is apparently the first one of those.
JUST IN: #Broncos waive DE Quanterus Smith, per NFL source: My blog post: http://t.co/cRqNqqwBev
— Troy Renck (@TroyRenck) April 28, 2015
From Renck’s story in The Denver Post:
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) The Denver Broncos placed defensive end Quanterus Smith on injured reserve on the eve of their divisional playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts.
The Broncos promoted linebacker Shaquil Barrett from their practice squad to take his place.
Smith injured his surgically repaired left knee at practice Thursday and missed Friday's practice. He was the only...
Via AP on Fox
January 10, 2015
The Denver Broncos placed DE Quanterus Smith on season-ending injured reserve on Saturday and promoted LB Shaquil Barrett from their practice squad.
Smith had already been ruled out for the Broncos Divisional game against the Colts due to a knee injury, so this news isn’t all that surprising.
Smith, 25, still has two years remaining on his four-year, $2.352 million contract...
With rumors swirling just hours before the Denver Broncos are supposed to pick in the NFL Draft, a new picture of what might happen tonight is starting to take shape.
The team needs an inside linebacker, that’s no secret, but likely won’t get either elite prospect (C.J. Mosley or Ryan Shazier) at No. 31. Therefore, I fully expect the Broncos to try to trade up, somewhere in the...
A defensive end out of Western Kentucky University, Quanterus was drafted by John Elway and the Denver Broncos with the #146 overall pick of the 2013 NFL draft. Before he tore his ACL in 2012, he was leading the nation in sacks with 12.5 and was catching the eyes of the media. Draft pundits started predicting he could go in the first round. But, his torn ACL ended that, making him...