BRONCOS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Report: Broncos to part ways with Russell Okung

  Many dominoes are set to fall for the Denver Broncos impending free agency and a few are already falling into place. After scheduling a visit with Earl Mitchell Wednesday, the Broncos are making moves on the other side of the line as well, as per Jay Glazer the team has informed starting left tackle Russell Okung that they will not be picking up his four-year option. Okung came...
Via BSN Denver
4 hours ago

Broncos meet with free-agent DT Earl Mitchell

Less than two months after sitting on the other side of the table as the Broncos’ guest of honor, Vance Joseph got to return the favor. The new head coach, along with general manager John Elway and defensive line coach Bill Kollar, dined with free-agent defensive tackle Earl Mitchell on Wednesday evening. Mitchell returned to the team’s facility Thursday morning to meet with...
Via The Denver Post
4 hours ago

Denver Broncos will not pick up tackle Russell Okung’s option

Offensive tackle Russell Okung appears to be on the way out of the Mile High City. As many expected, the Denver Broncos have reportedly informed Okung that they will not pick up his option. The $1 million option would have locked Okung in for four years and $48 million, with $20.5 million guaranteed. By releasing him, the Broncos will open up $10.9 million in cap space next season...
Via Mile High Sports
5 hours ago

Report: Broncos LT Russell Okung to become free agent after Denver declines his option

FOX Sports NFL Insider Jay Glazer reported on Thursday that the Denver Broncos will not exercise their four-year, $48 million team option on left tackle Russell Okung, who joined the team in March 2016 after six seasons in Seattle. The Broncos saw disappointing play from both of their offensive tackles during their 2016 Super Bowl title defense with Okung on the left and a combination...
Via FOX Sports
5 hours ago

Broncos to decline Russell Okung’s contract option for 2017

The Broncos will have to find a new left tackle for the second straight offseason. Denver informed left tackle Russell Okung Thursday that it would not be picking up his $1 million option securing his return to the team next season, an NFL source said. The Broncos had until March 8 to make a decision on Okung, who would have received a four-year, $48 million contract with $20.5 million...
Via The Denver Post
5 hours ago

A pair of veteran signings could solidify the Broncos in the trenches

With free agency rapidly approaching, it’s no secret that with a lot of cap space, the Broncos will be looking to vastly improve the team. Two points of weakness for the team last year were on the line, both offensive and defensive. In terms of offensive and defensive production, both units ranked in the bottom five of pass-blocking and run defense, respectively. While the Broncos mull...
Via Mile High Sports
8 hours ago

Broncos add Chris Kragthorpe as offensive quality control coach

The Broncos added Chris Kragthorpe as offensive quality control coach. Kragthrope was an offensive assistant for Louisiana State last year after previously serving as a graduate assistant at Georgia and LSU. The oldest son of Steve Kragthorpe, LSU’s special assistant to the head coach and chief of staff, Chris was an offensive lineman at Division III Wheaton College in Illinois...
Via The Denver Post
22 hours ago

History with Elway will likely prevent a Cutler reunion in Denver

For those envisioning a reunion between divisive quarterback Jay Cutler and the Denver Broncos, don’t hold your breath. According to Les Shapiro, as long as John Elway remains the head honcho at Dove Valley, Cutler returning to the orange and blue is nothing but a pipe dream. Shapiro explained the checkered history between Cutler and Elway on Wednesday during Afternoon Drive with...
Via Mile High Sports
1 day ago

BSN Broncos Podcast: Could Denver make a deal for a high-level offensive lineman?

  On the Wednesday edition of the BSN Broncos Podcast, Ryan Koenigsberg and Brandon Krisztal are breaking down the latest news in Broncos Country. The guys talk about the emerging news about Emmanuel Sanders, potential trades for an offensive lineman and where the team could be looking in free agency. DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE! iTunes link – Stitcher Link – Pocket Casts Link  
Via BSN Denver
1 day ago

Examining Earl Mitchell’s potential fit on the Broncos

  The Denver Broncos must have not received the memo that the 2017 new league year doesn’t begin until March 9. With over two weeks left until the official start of next season’s operations, the staff at the UCHealth Training Center is deep in 2017 mode. Their first official move, after putting together a coaching staff, is welcoming free agent defensive lineman Earl Mitchell...
Via BSN Denver
1 day ago

Writer at SB Nation Broncos’ site plagiarizes, gets fired

It’s been quite the year for plagiarism so far. January and February both saw writers let go over incidents of plagiarism at Fansided’s network of sites, and now one of SB Nation’s sites has parted ways with a writer who committed plagiarism. The writer in question is Yvonne Hew, who had been writing a weekly morning news and links piece for Denver Broncos’ site Mile High...
Via Awful Announcing
1 day ago  |  Discuss

TGS Offseason Preview: Denver Broncos

Between now and the start of the new league year in March, TGS is providing brief summaries looking ahead at the offseason from the perspective of each NFL team. In this edition, we look at the Denver Broncos. 2016 record: 9-7 — 3rd place, AFC West What’s new? Head coach Gary Kubiak has stepped aside. His replacement, Vance Joseph ran the Dolphins defense in 2016. They also have...
Via This Given Sunday
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos: Can Vance Joseph fix the run defense?

Throughout NFL history, we have seen many examples of a strong defense paving the way to a league championship. Look no further than the 2015 Denver Broncos. During the regular season, quarterbacks Peyton Manning and Brock Osweiler were less than impressive. The team committed 31 turnovers in 16 games. In three postseason contests, the Denver offense produced four touchdowns. And...
Via EndZoneScore
1 day ago

Divorce papers allege Emmanuel Sanders lied to Broncos about seeing his child’s birth, partied instead

Emmanuel Sanders’ wife, Gabrielle, filed for divorce from the Denver Broncos’ star wide receiver in October. Now, TMZ has unearthed court documents that don’t paint him in a good light, as either a person or a player. According to TMZ, Gabrielle claimed that Emmanuel spent “thousands upon thousands of dollars” on extramarital affairs, including even buying a car for one...
Via The Comeback
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Julius Thomas traded to Dolphins

As it often happens this time of year, what’s true one minute is proved false the next. That appeared to be the case for Julius Thomas, who was reportedly going to be traded to the Miami Dolphins in exchange for Branden Albert before a report Monday indicated that wouldn’t be happening.Then just hours after news broke that Albert would be traded to the Jacksonville Jaguars in...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike McCoy’s return will revitalize the Denver Broncos’ offense

In what is perhaps the best move of this young offseason, former Denver Broncos’ offensive coordinator and San Diego Chargers’ head coach Mike McCoy makes his return to the Mile High City. McCoy is one of the league’s best offensive minds, having worked wonders his first go-round with the Broncos and their abundance of quarterbacks including Kyle Orton, Tim Tebow, and of course...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Emmanuel Sanders wife: WR lied to Broncos, skipped practice to party

Emmanuel Sanders has been accused by his estranged wife of cheating on her and spending thousands of dollars on the women he cheated with. Gabriella Sanders also claims the Denver Broncos wide receiver once lied to the team so he could get out of practice.According to court documents obtained by TMZ, Gabriella Sanders claims her husband has had numerous affairs and showered his mistresses...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Dolphins, Jaguars discussing big-name trade

The Miami Dolphins and Jacksonville Jaguars are reportedly working on a trade that would swap Branden Albert for Julius Thomas, per Omar Kelly of the Sun Sentinel.“The trade may be contingent on Albert and Thomas restructuring their contracts. The players would also need to pass physicals, and a deal can’t be finalized until the start of the new league year on March 9,” wrote...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Bronco’s 2017 mock draft: First round selection

The Denver Bronco’s organization is just one year removed from being world champions. Now, the organization has turned over its coaching staff and are looking to reload the roster in the 2017 NFL draft . New head coach, Vance Joseph, and executive, John Elway, will have ten draft picks throughout the draft to work with.  Let’s take a closer look at the Bronco’s first selection...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chiefs, Broncos among teams that interest Tony Romo

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo could very well have a say in where he ends up next month. After months of speculation that the former Pro Bowler would be traded, reports surfaced earlier this week that Romo himself anticipates being released.As a 37-year-old quarterback that has played in a grand total of five games over the past two seasons, Romo’s situation is tricky. When...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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