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Ranking the three best offseason moves by the Broncos of 2015

The Denver Broncos had a not-so-good offseason after losing Wes Welker, Julius Thomas, Orlando Franklin and Rahim Moore. With limited cap space, they had to let some of their key players go, and many seem to be panicking in the Mile High City. However, the NFL needs to remember that John Elway is one of the best in the league at his job, and he actually did a great job in fixing...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

3 early bold predictions for Broncos offense in 2015

The Denver Broncos offense will probably have a much bigger look in 2015. Running scheme master Gary Kubiak is now the head coach, and with Wes Welker and Julius Thomas now out of town, Denver’s going to have to focus less on passing. Many believe the Broncos are on decline, citing Manning’s quad injury that saw him perform at about 50 percent last season. However, the pieces...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Notable free agent wide receivers that want to suit up

The season is almost upon us and everyone is ready, except for a couple free agent wide receivers that should be playing on Sundays. These receivers are all capable to perform and contribute to a team, but they is something that is keeping them from being signed.  All of these players are fighting against Father Time, but each of them can let their past performances talk for them...
Via EndZoneScore
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Wes Welker's Undrafted captures Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot

Wes Welker has done quite well for himself despite going undrafted out of Texas Tech. And Undrafted, a horse owned by Welker, did quite well for the free agent on Saturday at Royal Ascot. Despite going off at odds of 14-1, Undrafted rallied to victory under the flamboyant jockey Frankie Dettori for trainer Wesley Ward. Watch the race here. "We had a rough night, my daughter got a...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Wes Welker should step away from football

Every professional football player has to ask themselves a question once they reach a certain age: can I play football anymore? Most guys will realize their bodies answer that question before their brain does. Blow after blow, their bodies are falling apart as they enter their thirties. That is if they’re lucky enough to play that long. In the case of former Denver Bronco and New...
Via EndZoneScore
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots & Broncos Not Interested In Wes Welker, Ravens & Dolphins Could Be Options

Mike Freeman of the Bleacher Report spoke to an NFL GM who mentioned that his team has “strongly considered” the possibility of signing free agent WR Wes Welker to a contract. However, the GM admitted that “there was great concern about his concussion history.” Freeman mentions that a player with Welker’s concussion history will have trouble finding ... The post Patriots...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens interested in Wes Welker, secondary looking good and more

Rookie Breshad Perriman skied for an impressive TD catch in practice. NEWS and NOTES: http://t.co/urjpOROtKd pic.twitter.com/zjiiDDLxgX — Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) June 8, 2015 DC Dean Pees has "no doubt" that the #Ravens secondary will be better than last year. READ: http://t.co/ZVUzMcpvoK pic.twitter.com/5O5EM217Nw — Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) June 8, 2015 Safety...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Who will be the odd man out in the Miami Dolphins’ backfield?

On the one hand, the Dolphins seem to have developed quite a bit of depth in their backfield. On the other hand, Miami doesn’t need five running backs. AROUND COVER32 Top 10 in 2015: The NFL’s best offensive tackles Power Rankings: The likability of every NFL from 1-32 Let’s look at how likely each of the Dolphins’ backs are to make the final roster: You may also be interested...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Random construction notes on 2015 Ravens in early June…

Looks like kicker Justin Tucker will get the Franchise Tag contract next season. For a kicker, the NFL Franchise value is $4.45 million in the tagged season. The Ravens can’t afford to extend Tucker’s rookie contract this season because all the dough is budgeted to help extend Kelechi Osemele’s contract in 2015. But the Ravens would be foolish to let Tucker get away as a...
Via Ravens Football Machine
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Wes Welker a possibility for the Ravens?

The Ravens ranked dead last in the NFL last season in receiver receptions from the slot with just 62. One of the most prolific slot receivers in league history is on the market.  So that makes Wes Welker a perfect match for Baltimore, right? Not so fast.  Welker is 34 years old and has suffered three concussions the last two seasons. His productivity has also taken a hit, as he...
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Should the San Francisco 49ers make a move for free agent Wes Welker?

A mediocre record in 2014 and an off-season with a considerable amount of activity, leaves the San Francisco 49ers in an interesting position amidst the NFC West. The Niners fell victim to the free agency losses of Frank Gore and Michael Crabtree who once were key components to San Francisco’s offense.  Out with the old, in with the new pretty much sums up San Fran’s defense...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Wes Welker Has No Regrets Playing With the Denver Broncos

Free agent wide receiver Wes Welker is 34-years-old and is still looking for one more opportunity in the NFL before he eventually calls it quits. Discussing his decision to move on from the New England Patriots prior to the 2013 season due to a contract dispute, Welker was asked if it was difficult to make the transition to the Denver Broncos where he spent his last two seasons...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Broncos WR Welker doesn't 'regret' his time in Denver

Wes Welker has made it known he wants to reunite with Bill Belechick, Tom Brady and Co. back in New England.That doesn't mean he regrets leaving the New England Patriots to join the Denver Broncos in 2013."It was tough (to leave), but I have no regrets about it," Welker told CSN New England. "It was hard to make that move, but I really enjoyed my time in Denver. I really enjoyed...
Via Fox Sports
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

A Patriots viewer’s guide: why a Wes Welker reunion won’t work

Free agent wide receiver Wes Welker was the most productive wide receiver in New England Patriots history. He became the embodiment of consistency, dependability, and toughness during his tenure. After stopping in Boston this past week to promote Massachusetts based-Dr. Robert Leonard’s hair loss surgery, Welker was asked by local radio stations on a potential return to the team...
Via EndZoneScore
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

BSN Breakdown: Denver Broncos Could Use a Turnover Turnaround in 2015

  Hey Broncos Country, what do you say we weigh a novel concept as the Orange and Blue prepares to enter the 2015 season? With the litany of offensive concerns — a new system, a 39-year-old starting quarterback, a reconfigured and inexperienced offensive line and the loss of pass-catching weapons Julius Thomas and Wes Welker — it’s the perfect time for the Denver defense to...
Via BSN Denver
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Wes Welker open to rejoining Patriots, talks Deflategate

Wes Welker is currently not a on a football team after spending the past two seasons on the Denver Broncos. Part of the reason he hasn't signed is because he has numerous concussions over the course of his career, speciically the last two seasons.   While he hasn't signed with a team, he did talk about reuniting with the New England Patriots while appearing on 98.5 The Sports Hub’s...
Via Fox Sports
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Wes Welker: ‘I’m OK, As Far As I Know I Feel Like I’m Going To Be OK’

Wes Welker’s career path wasn’t an easy one, but despite all of the odds he became one of the league’s best slot receivers ever, redefining the position itself. Now, just a year removed from a season in which he caught a career-high 10 touchdown passes, Wes Welker can’t find a job, as NESN’s Elle Duncan points out in the video above. Many of the concerns teams have is likely...
Via NESN.com
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Wes Welker says 'no hard feelings,' won't rule out return to Patriots

Former New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker made an appearance on WEEI in Boston on Tuesday stating that there are 'no hard feelings' and that he wouldn't rule out a return to his old team. "I don't think there's any hard feelings there or anything like that. I think from my side -- definitely not from my side -- and I don't think from his either. I've never ruled that...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Wes Welker open to reunion with Patriots

Wes Welker recently turned 34 recently and has suffered multiple head injuries over the past two years, but he is not yet ready to call it a career. Welker is currently looking for work, and he said Tuesday that he is open to returning to the team with which he had most of his success...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Wes Welker ‘wouldn’t be opposed’ to Patriots reunion

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY SportsWide receiver Wes Welker, who has suffered three concussions in the past two years, has been cleared by all the top doctors to play and would be open to re-joining the New England Patriots. “I wouldn’t be opposed to it. It’s a great organization, obviously, and a great team. It wouldn’t be the worst situation in the world,” he said 98.5 The...
Via Sports-Glory
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Wes Welker Backs Tom Brady In Deflategate, Open To Rejoining Patriots

Wes Welker is a 34-year-old free agent who has suffered multiple concussions. But he’s not ready to call it quits just yet. The former New England Patriots wide receiver did a Boston media tour Tuesday morning, appearing on 98.5 The Sports Hub’s “Toucher & Rich” radio show before stopping by WEEI’s “Middays With MFB.” Always the entertaining...
Via NESN.com
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Wes Welker Not Ready To Retire, Still Looking For An Opportunity

Veteran WR Wes Welker mentioned during a recent interview that he’s not ready to retire from the NFL, even though the thought has crossed his mind. “At times you’re sitting there and thinking, ‘Well maybe I should [retire].’ I think it’s just people kind of [pressuring you], but the more you think about it, and ... The post Wes Welker Not Ready To Retire, Still Looking...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

REPORT: Wes Welker open to the idea of reuniting with the New England Patriots

It seems as if people have forgotten about Wes Welker. Does anybody even know what he’s doing? No, he’s not a Bronco. No, he hasn’t retired. In fact, Wes Welker is still a free agent, and he wants to play football. Actually, he may have a specific place in mind, too. Free-agent WR Wes Welker tells @Toucherandrich he's healthy and "I want to keep playing." Says he wouldn't...
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June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Travis Labhart Could Make Case for Texans' Slot WR Position

After witnessing an offseason which saw the Houston Texans part ways with one of the franchise’s most legendary players, Andre Johnson, many assumed that the wide receiver position took a monumental step back, when in reality, that simply is not the case.What the Houston Texans may have lost in pure talent, they gained in depth, inking deals with players from their own division...
Via Pro Football Spot
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Four remaining NFL free agents who will produce in 2015

Believe it or not, there are some superb NFL free agents still on the market—tenured players who have yet to find a home for the 2015 season, but they won’t stay unemployed for long. The league’s second free-agency period is now in effect. Teams no longer need worry about adjustments to their compensatory pick haul in the 2016 NFL draft. May 12 was the critical date in this...
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May 15, 2015  |  Discuss
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