Bronco Links – 5/18/17

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“He’s real black and white. He’s just going to tell you how it is. Those are some of the things that I like about him. You don’t have to yell at someone or raise your voice to get your point across. He’ll just tell you how it is, but those words he says are piercing. It hits you. It makes you want to play hard. It makes you want to give your best for him.’’~Domata Peko, on Vance Joseph.

 

FAST FACTS

In 10 seasons with the Broncos beginning in 1974, Randy Gradishar intercepted 20 passes and recovered 13 fumbles. His 33 takeaways equaled the fourth most among NFL linebackers in that span.

BRONCO BIRTHDAYS  

Running Back Olandis Gary (1999-2002) is 42, Defensive Back Tory James (1996-99) is 44, Defensive Back Darrius Johnson (1996-99) is 44, Linebacker Shane Ray is 24 and Linebacker Jim Ryan (1979-88) is 60.

BRONCO TRIVIA

What Broncos’ player is the only man in NFL history to post more than 400 combined net yards (rushing, receiving, and returns) in a single game?

FROM THE MOTHER SHIP

Shaquil Barrett delivers keynote address at the Broncos’ Futures Football banquet

 

VIDEOS

Broncos host 10th annual Futures Football Banquet

Broncos in 60: Wednesday, May 17, 2017

 

BRONCOS BLOGS

Jamaal Charles no lock to make the Broncos’ roster

Broncos make no excuses for failed run defense: ‘We just didn’t get it done’

Broncos mailbag: Why no new inside linebackers? What about C.J., stadium name?

 

AFC WEST

Chiefs QB Smith sees ‘similarity’ to 49ers exit

To diffuse awkwardness, Alex Smith ‘honest’ in talk with Patrick Mahomes II

Previewing Kansas City Chiefs OTAs: 18 DBs Set to Take the Field

Previewing Kansas City Chiefs OTAs: 13 WRs Set to Take the Field

Previewing Kansas City Chiefs OTAs: Looking at the Linebackers Group

Raiders draft pick David Sharpe received Del Rio stamp of approval

Assembling The Roster: How The 2017 Raiders Were Built

Chargers Sign Pair Including Punter Toby Baker

Chargers sign fourth-rounder Rayshawn Jenkins

Tre Boston saw God at a gas station, signed with the Chargers

Philip Rivers’ career better than Ben Roethlisberger’s? So says one metric

 

AROUND THE LEAGUE

Bears hope Howard, Trubisky ignite jersey sales

Bengals sign fourth-rounder Josh Malone

Andy Dalton on John Ross: We have fastest guy in NFL

Nathan Peterman is the Bills best option at backup QB

Bills T Cordy Glenn still recovering from injury

Joe Thomas raves over Browns rookie Myles Garrett

Jason McCourty likes what’s “brewing” in Cleveland

Browns sign seventh-round kicker Zane Gonzalez

Jacquies Smith signs RFA tender with Bucs

Daryl Washington: I’m a better player and person than before

Carson Palmer waited for body to respond before deciding on 2017

That time Ryan Anderson shoved Jameis Winston, displaying a fire that still burns

Colts sign fourth-rounder Marlon Mack

Are Cowboys the team to beat in NFC East?

NFC East report cards: Washington’s pivotal offseason blunders

Beasley’s safe hands are significant for the Dallas offense

Gathers looking to become more than a legend for Cowboys

LeGarrette Blount agrees to terms with Eagles

Falcons’ Devonta Freeman: ‘I want to be elite paid’

Falcons have Sean Lissemore in for a visit

Can Quincy Enunwa develop into an outside weapon?

Are the Lions talking extension with Eric Ebron?

Andrew Hawkins works out for Patriots

Patriots release tight end Rob Housler

Patriots host WR Andrew Hawkins for a workout

Patriots achieve two goals with Blount’s deal with Eagles

Meet the Rams’ ‘stone-cold killer,’ ‘beast’ and prep football legend — coach Sean McVay

Ravens have all their draft picks signed

Redskins DC: We’ll ‘beat the crap out of a lot of people’

Redskins’ DeAngelo Hall likely to be limited early in 2017

Washington signs LB Nico Marley after tryout

With Saints, Peterson gets $1 million for a 1,500-yard season

How Peterson can earn up to $15.25 million with Saints

Seahawks sign sixth-round pick Mike Tyson

Lacy will earn additional $1.3 million if he runs for 1,200 yards

How Steelers’ offense complements Le’Veon Bell’s unmatched vision

Steelers cut Mel Blount’s son, sign a pair of players

JuJu Smith-Schuster signs rookie deal with Steelers

Vince Wilfork hasn’t made up mind on retirement

Titans see Muhammad as change-of-pace RB option

Metrics that Matter: Mariota can’t be THIS good in the red zone

 

EXTRA POINTS

NFL owners likely to vote on reducing OTs

Report: Owners are expected to reduce overtime to 10 minutes

NFL owners likely to approve second IR-return player

Detroit preparing bids for future Super Bowls, NFL drafts

 

2017 Broncos Salute to Fans Tour

  • May 19 — Steamboat Springs, CO.
  • May 20 — Aspen, CO.
  • June 3 — Ft. Collins, CO.

CALENDAR

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

 

Glyn Milburn.

 

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