Bronco Links – 3/8/17

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“I am, yeah. Especially this year coming off the 9-7 year and not making the playoffs, it always adds a little more to it but we’re excited about it. We’ve got a new staff hired which I’m excited about. Vance has done a tremendous job with his staff so now we’ve got a chance to go find some players hopefully.’’~John Elway, on enjoying the challenge of going through the personnel process.

 

FAST FACTS

In the 1998 season, the Super Bowl champion Broncos sent 10 players to the Pro Bowl. That was the most in club history until the 2014 squad had 11 all-stars.

BRONCO TRIVIA

What Offensive Lineman was a member of the Broncos for 15 seasons?

FROM THE MOTHER SHIP

Broncos issue restricted free-agent tenders to Todd Davis, Brandon McManus

Let the legal tampering begin: Mason’s top 100 non-Broncos free agents, version 3.0

Sacco Sez: The Broncos’ first backup quarterback

 

BRONCOS BLOGS

DeMarcus Ware meets with John Elway, will likely test free-agent market

Broncos have some interest in Danny Woodhead

Unheralded special teams guys often best NFL free agent signings

 

AFC WEST

For Chiefs’ Eric Berry, there’s no place like home

With new contract in hand, Eric Berry thanks his family

Chiefs not interested in Tony Romo

Raiders find new financing partner in Bank of America for Las Vegas stadium, per AP source

NFL committee will recommend Raiders relocation proposal

Raiders, Seahawks atop Adrian Peterson’s wish list

Derek Carr: Uncertainty of potential move tough on fans

No RFA tender for Chargers WR Jeremy Butler

Release of D.J. Fluker signals O-line revamp for Chargers

L.A. Chargers release Brandon Flowers, two others

Chargers keeping safety Jahleel Addae

 

AROUND THE LEAGUE

Report: Bears expected to pursue Cordarrelle Patterson

Mike Glennon eyes Chicago as preferred destination

Bengals extend tender to T.J. Johnson

Bills don’t tender IK Enemkpali, Colton Schmidt

Terrelle Pryor ‘anxious’ about free agency, but Browns aren’t

Report: Browns would trade 12th overall pick for Jimmy Garoppolo

Browns have an interest in Ravens fullback Kyle Juszczyk

How will Buccaneers pay DeSean Jackson and Mike Evans?

Buccaneers to make ‘strong push’ for DeSean Jackson

Report: Jacquizz Rodgers expected to remain with Bucs

Cards agree to four-year deal with Jermaine Gresham

Cardinals bring back their EFAs, including Zac Dysert

Tony Jefferson closes in on his payday

Colts offensive lineman Joe Reitz retiring

Jack Doyle signs new deal with Colts
Cowboys express interest in Kenny Britt

Cowboys restructure Sean Lee’s contract

Josh McCown to visit with Dallas Cowboys

Dolphins got a call or two, but don’t plan to trade Jarvis Landry

Niners release veteran safety Antoine Bethea

49ers not interested in Mike Glennon

49ers announce Torrey Smith’s release

Giants have some interest in veteran TE Anthony Fasano

Jaguars secure experienced depth by bringing back Patrick Omameh

Jaguars have eyes for free agent Calais Campbell

“Mutual interest” between Packers and Davon House

Packers DT Letroy Guion lands four-game suspension

Panthers re-sign Charles Johnson to two-year deal

Panthers bring back Colin Jones, give Andrew Norwell second-round tender

Panthers re-sign Fozzy Whittaker, Brenton Bersin

Patriots tender Cameron Fleming, Matt Lengel and Justin Coleman

Patriots extend first-round tender to Malcolm Butler

Rams open to trading CB Trumaine Johnson

Ravens’ Ricky Wagner set to blow the lid off RT market

Ravens cut Wright, Lewis for needed cap room

Ravens need to free up more cap space to turn 8-8 team into playoff team

Scot McCloughan wasn’t at Redskins’ facility Tuesday

Washington inquires about Marquise Goodwin

Can Saints find ‘must-have’ edge rusher in thinned-out market?

Report: Saints re-sign safety Chris Banjo to two-year deal

Adrian Peterson among free agents connected to Seahawks

Texans bolster kicking game by bringing back Nick Novak

Report: “High chance” A.J. Bouye remains in AFC South

Does Dede Westbrook make sense for the Titans in the draft?

 

2017 NFL DRAFT

PFF scouting report: Quincy Wilson, CB, Florida

PFF scouting report: Marlon Humphrey, CB, Alabama

PFF scouting report: Jordan Willis, Edge, Kansas State

PFF scouting report: Cam Robinson, T, Alabama

Scouting Report: Jordan Willis, DE

Christian McCaffrey, Stanford-Scouting Report

PFF scouting report: Eddie Vanderdoes, DI, UCLA

PFF scouting report: Curtis Samuel, RB/WR, Ohio State

PFF scouting report: Forrest Lamp, G, Western Kentucky

Four teams meet with Joe Mixon on eve of Pro Day workout

Draft Daily: How far will Reuben Foster fall post-combine?

Best of everything at the 2017 NFL combine

Biggest risers and fallers coming out of the combine

NFL regional combines: Fringe prospects bet with $160 and a dream

 

EXTRA POINTS

Learning from the fickle nature of NFL free agency

Free agency splurges aren’t always fool’s gold

NFL teams mull if backup quarterbacks have what it takes to start

AFC Free Agency 2017: A look at each team’s situation and needs

NFC Free Agency 2017: A look at each team’s situation and needs

 

CALENDAR

March 9 — The 2017 League Year, Free Agency and the Trading period period begin at 4:00 p.m., New York time, after expiration of all 2016 contracts.

March 26-29 – Annual League Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona.

April 3 – Clubs that hired a new head coach after the end of the 2016 regular season may begin offseason workout programs.

April 27-29 — NFL Draft (Philadelphia).2017 NFL Draft Round-By-Round order

 

TRIVIA ANSWER

 

Center Tom Nalen (1994-2008).

 

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