“Yeah, he is similar [to C.J. Anderson]. He’s 205 pounds, 206 pounds, but ran a 4.4, 4.45, something like that. He’s an explosive young guy that we thought could help us coming out of the backfield. It was a good opportunity.”~John Elway on De’Angelo Henderson.
Denver won both its home games against NFC foes in 2008 (New Orleans and Tampa Bay) to improve to 21-7 in interconference games at home since Mike Shanahan took over as coach in 1995.
Defensive Back Billy Fletcher (1966) is 74.
Who was the Broncos’ first 1,000-yard rusher?
FROM THE MOTHER SHIP
Three questions to emerge in the wake of the Broncos’ draft
Sacco Sez: The bonus picks of the NFL Draft
Mason’s Mailbag: Sifting through post-draft questions
BTV guest reporter Quentin Gause interviews CFAs
2017 NFL Draft Recap Show
Jamaal Charles to visit Tuesday with Denver Broncos
Broncos to bring in free-agent RB Jamaal Charles for a visit Tuesday
Broncos’ draft sticks to offseason theme: Get tougher
Broncos 2017 over/under projection: 8.5 wins
Wade Phillips discusses difficult Broncos departure, surprise retirements, his new book, more
Kansas City Chiefs turn trade-happy in prospect pursuit during NFL draft
Kansas City exercises Dee Ford’s fifth-year option
Decision to exercise LB Dee Ford’s option was easy call for Chiefs
Why trading up to grab Patrick Mahomes was easy call for Chiefs
Chiefs Continue to Find Value and Add Players Who Competed in Senior Bowl
Raiders close escrow on lot for Vegas stadium
Gareon Conley meets with police investigating rape accusation
Chargers pick up the option on cornerback Jason Verrett
Chargers Draft Grades: Experts Weigh In
Verrett Believes Bolts Added “Special” Talent to Secondary
AROUND THE LEAGUE
Bears bring back Taylor Boggs, cut six others
Cincinnati TV station urges boycott of Bengals
Joe Mixon draft pick causes not much of a stir in Cincinnati
Bills add CB depth, sign former Raven Shareece Wright
Brandon Beane, Brett Veach among names to watch in Bills’ GM search
Bills ask for permission to interview Brandon Beane
Teams should have interest in TE Barnidge’s pass-blocking
Former Jameis Winston teammate among Buccaneers undrafted additions
Colts sign Penn State’s Garrett Sickels to undrafted free agent contract
Colts part ways with their long-time long snapper
Jimmy Raye III also out in Indianapolis
Foreman should help keep Lamar Miller’s workload in check
Which running back is likely to lead the Eagles RB committee in 2017?
Report: Eagles won’t exercise Marcus Smith’s 2018 option
Falcons agree to terms with 21 undrafted free agents
Takkarist McKinley won’t be fined by NFL for swearing
49ers GM expected Bears to select DE Thomas
49ers reach deal with UDFA RB Matt Breida
Ben McAdoo, Giants graded Davis Webb higher than third round
Giants expect “significant jump” from starting tackles
Jaguars pick up Blake Bortles’ fifth-year option
Jaguars cut 11 after agreeing to terms with 16 undrafted rookies
Source: Packers to pick up Clinton-Dix option
Packers cut Christine Michael after drafting 3 running backs
Who’s the Packers’ horse? Ty Montgomery, committee of backs provide options
Packers waive Don Jackson
Panthers sign UDFA WR Fred Ross out of Mississippi State
Bryan Cox Jr. among Panthers undrafted free agent additions
Shula: Panthers’ weapons will help Cam be like Brady
Patriots sign UDFA TE Hollister as potential sleeper
Rams cut offensive lineman David Arkin
DT Casey Sayles projects well in Wade’s new defense in LA
Saints agree to terms with 12 undrafted free agents
Seahawks re-sign quarterback Jake Heaps
Steelers move on, release QB Mettenberger
Titans make a change to scouting department
Tennessee, DeAngelo Brown agree to a deal
Vikes won’t use 5th-year option on Teddy Bridgewater
Vikings hope Dalvin Cook can be the playmaker they were missing
Vikings pick up 2018 option on linebacker Anthony Barr
“Aggressive” Vikings agree to terms with 13 undrafted free agents
2017 NFL DRAFT
ESPN, NFL Network see ratings increase for draft
Department of Defense rescinds 2016 policy that eased path for cadet athletes to go pro
How the Internet graded every team’s 2017 NFL draft haul
10 draft picks who should be starters right away
Drew Pearson says Goodell gave OK to riling up fans
Drew Pearson was undrafted, in a 17-round draft
Most amazing NFL Draft stat: Zero arrests in Philadelphia
Philadelphia wants to host the 2026 Super Bowl
2017 Broncos Salute to Fans Tour
- May 5 — Ft. Morgan, CO.
- May 6 — Woodland Park, CO.
- May 7 — Aurora, CO.
- May 12 — Gunnison, CO.
- May 13 — Cañon City, CO.
- May 19 — Steamboat Springs, CO.
- May 20 — Aspen, CO.
- June 3 — Ft. Collins, CO.
May 6-7 — No Fly Zone Skills Camp - Regis Jesuit High School, Aurora, CO.
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
Floyd “The Franchise” Little had a league high 1,133 yards in 1971.
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