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5-year analysis: Grading the 2011 Packers draft class

We all know the mantra by now: You can't really tell anything about a draft until 3-5 years down the road.With that in mind, we're here to see exactly how the Green Bay Packers fared in the NFL Draft five years ago, in 2011. Certainly draft grades were handed out way back when, but for a true perspective read on.Derek Sherrod, OT, Mississippi State (1st round, No. 32 overall)If the...
Via Associated Press
April 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Broncos receivers take advantage of Packers inability to adjust

Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers chose to play man-to-man coverage with the Broncos receivers for most of the night last Sunday, and it cost their defense dearly. Clearly overmatched against Denver's pass catchers, Capers never adjusted and the Broncos took advantage. "We knew they were a man defense and all week were saying, 'We've got to beat man,'" said tight...
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November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers defense has some studs, some duds

  Broncos – Packers: A monumental match-up which recalls memories of one of the greatest Super Bowls of all time; Super Bowl XXXII. The 6-0 Denver Broncos face a tall task on Sunday in the 6-0 Green Bay Packers. The storyline is, of course, the ferocious defense of Denver against new NFL golden boy Aaron Rodgers. Rodgers seems to always find ways to pick apart a defense with subtlety...
Via BSN Denver
October 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos TE rankings: Is Virgil Green more valuable than Owen Daniels?

The tight end position has been one of the strengths for the Denver Broncos the last several seasons. In 2012 it was Jacob Tamme and Joel Dreessen putting up very respectable stats. In 2013 Julius Thomas really emerged and even with all his antics in 2014 Thomas was still a very productive tight end. So far, through three games, the Broncos have missed those guys. Yes, Owen Daniels...
Via Mile High Sports
September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Why you need to pick up Virgil Green in fantasy football

By Deep Shah Every fantasy season, there are always players that start out as free agents but end the season as very productive players. More often than not, the deepest fantasy teams are made up of "sleepers" like these. One of the most promising sleepers of the upcoming fantasy season is a name you probably have not heard before: Virgil Green.  Chances are he will go un-drafted...
Via The Sports Quotient
August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Broncos resign Virgil Green

The Denver Broncos and John Elway locked up a valuable free agent Tuesday when they agreed to terms with Virgil Green. The team stated they signed the veteran tight end to a three-year contract. Green, entering his fifth season with the team, will have a big role in Gary Kubiak’s zone blocking scheme and his return was a very important start to the Broncos free agency period. Green...
Via Mile High Sports
March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

13 Teams Have Contacted TE Virgil Green, Still Weighing Offer From Broncos

Troy E. Renck of the Denver Post reports that free agent TE Virgil Green is is weighing a multi-year offer from the Broncos, but he has already found interest from 13 NFL teams. According to Green’s agent, “six to eight” of these teams are serious suitors. Green characterized the negotiations with the Broncos as “encouraging” and said ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Virgil Green is Broncos' Mr. Versatility

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Virgil Green has emerged as the most versatile member of Denver's offense. Last month alone, the fourth-year pro from Nevada lined up as a traditional tight end, split out wide and in the slot, at H-back, halfback and fullback. No wonder Peyton Manning lamented losing him to a concussion early in Denver's 26-20 overtime loss at Seattle last month, suggesting...
Via Associated Press
October 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Crucial players returning for the Broncos after bye

Health is a constant concern for every NFL team throughout the season and undoubtedly the bye week is when banged up players can rest and injured players can heal. That is just what the Denver Broncos emphasized in their week four bye. Sunday the Broncos play the undefeated Arizona Cardinals and after three tough battles to start the season three players in particular where forced...
Via Mile High Sports
September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos Injury Update: Virgil Green exits with concussion-like symptoms

Denver Broncos tight end Virgil Green exited Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks in the second quarter with concussion-like symptoms:#455018272 / gettyimages.comGreen appeared to sustain the injury carrying the ball on a 2-yard run on Denver's first play of the second quarter. He is questionable to return.Julius Thomas is Denver's first-string tight end, but Green's absence...
Via Sports Injury Alert
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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