Bronco Links – 5/12/17

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Garett Bolles

“The challenge always is, No. 1, evaluating what you have, then finding out the best way to get your best five guys on the field, and then finding out what those guys do well — and doing more of that.”~offensive line coach Jeff Davidson.

 

FAST FACTS

Including two times with Baltimore, Shannon Sharpe (who played in Denver from 1990 to 1999 and 2002 to 2003) caught at least 50 passes in a season 11 times. That’s more than any other tight end in NFL history.

BRONCO BIRTHDAYS  

Defensive Back Lonnie Hepburn (1974) is 68.

BRONCO TRIVIA

What Broncos’ player led the NFL in punt returns three times?

FROM THE MOTHER SHIP

Garett Bolles, four other Broncos sign rookie contracts

 

VIDEOS

Broncos rookies arrive, get fitted for equipment

Ray Jackson to Broncos rookies: ‘We are a family’

Broncos in 60: Thursday, May 11, 2017

 

BRONCOS BLOGS

Broncos’ Jake Butt likely to make big impact in AFC West

Broncos agree sign OT Garett Bolles, CB Brendan Langley, TE Jake Butt

Jim Kelly: Nephew Chad Kelly ‘finally gets it’

Best, most questionable picks: Did Broncos save draft’s best pick for last?

This Mother’s Day week, Barbara Marshall gives insight into being an NFL mom

Broncos’ baby club includes spot on season ticket wait list

 

AFC WEST

Chiefs add secondary depth, sign S Jordan Sterns

Progress Report: Mahomes identifying biggest NFL hurdles

One Chiefs Rookie Cracks Early Top 100 Fantasy List, and It’s Not Who You Think

Brett Favre Explains Why Patrick Mahomes is in the Perfect Situation

AFC West Update: A Hall Of Famer Discusses Chiefs Rookie, Rivers Make NFL Top 100

Move to Las Vegas could be delayed without conditional stadium lease

Chargers, Mike Williams agree to four-year deal

Chargers sign five total draft picks

Mike Williams Ready for Chargers Debut

 

AROUND THE LEAGUE

Chicago Bears cut WR Eddie Royal

Bears sign Tarik Cohen, Jordan Morgan

QB Mike Glennon should benefit from Bears O-line

Denard Robinson to try out at Bears’ minicamp

Bills sign two picks, cut three players

Browns signs three draft picks

Bucs rookie Kendell Beckwith expected to compete at SLB

Bucs fill 90 man roster, sign UDFA DE Evan Panfil

Arizona Cardinals release LB Daryl Washington

Colts eager for clean slate on defense

Indianapolis signs 3 draft picks before rookie camp opens

Cowboys sign all but one of their draft picks

Corey Clement, Greg Ward among Eagles undrafted rookie signings

Eagles sign seven of eight draft picks

Takkarist McKinley agrees to deal with Atlanta Falcons

Falcons have all their draft picks signed

Niners say they aren’t shopping NaVorro Bowman

Giants sign half of draft class, including Dalvin Tomlinson, Davis Webb, UDFAs

Victor Cruz to visit with Jacksonville Jaguars on May 23

Report: Jets worked out Stevan Ridley

Lions QB Stafford planning to wait on Carr’s contract

Packers sign cornerback Kevin King

Patriots solidify O-line, extend center David Andrews

Patriots issue rarely used tender on LeGarrette Blount

Stephon Gilmore: It’s going to be fun playing with Malcolm Butler

Jonathan Allen headlines slew of draft pick signings in Washington

Chase Roullier could be a fix for Washington at center

Seahawks sign fourth-round pick Tedric Thompson, add a tight end

Steelers want to see T.J. Watt ‘make his own name’

Steelers sign their sixth-round long snapper

Steelers sign James Conner

Tom Savage knows he must earn Texans’ quarterback job

Texans WR DeAndre Hopkins to benefit from quarterback competition

Texans start signing picks, starting with their seventh-rounder

Michael Floyd’s arrival raises the stakes for Laquon Treadwell

 

EXTRA POINTS
NFL, Twitter announce partnership to deliver live programming

NFL denies Josh Gordon’s petition for reinstatement

Next season of “All or Nothing” includes Jeff Fisher’s farewell to his team

Bob Griese: Let quarterbacks decide how much air to put in the ball

 

2017 Broncos Salute to Fans Tour

  • May 12 — Gunnison, CO.
  • May 13 — Cañon City, CO.
  • May 19 — Steamboat Springs, CO.
  • May 20 — Aspen, CO.
  • June 3 — Ft. Collins, CO.

 

CALENDAR

May 11-13 — Rookie Orientation

May 23-25 — OTA Offseason Workouts Phase I

May 30-31 — OTA Offseason Workouts Phase II

June 1, June 5-8 — OTA Offseason Workouts Phase III

June 13-15 — Mandatory Minicamp

June 19 —T.J. Ward Foundation Celebrity Golf Tournament

 

TRIVIA ANSWER

 

Rick Upchurch.

 

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