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“That is our biggest goal — to be the No. 1 pass defense three years straight, just to really show that in history, they can go back and show that the Broncos secondary was one of the best — if not the best — secondary to ever play. … And the numbers don’t lie.”~Bradley Roby.

 

FAST FACTS

With 1,619 receiving yards on 2014, Broncos’ Demaryius Thomas was one of a record-tying four players to eclipse the 1,500-yard mark. The only other time that ever happened was in 1995.

BRONCO BIRTHDAYS  

Running Back Garrett Ford (1968) is 72.

BRONCO TRIVIA

Name the two offensive linemen that the Broncos selected in the 2015 NFL Draft.

FROM THE MOTHER SHIP

Bradley Roby: Goal of Broncos’ ‘No-Fly Zone’ is a place in history

Shane Ray shares advice for first-round pick Garett Bolles

Broncos re-sign defensive end Billy Winn, waive Bobby Richardson

 

VIDEOS

Roby: ‘I’m getting better every year’

Ray aims to establish dominance as pass rusher

Highlight Reel: Jamaal Charles

Broncos in 60: Wednesday, May 3, 2017

 

BRONCOS BLOGS

A Post-Draft Look at the Denver Broncos Offseason

Hidden behind two all-pros, Broncos CB Bradley Roby knows his accolades will come with consistency

Shane Ray loves Broncos’ addition of Jamaal Charles. But in KC? “I know they’re sick back home.”

Broncos’ Shane Ray praises Von Miller’s leadership, teachings to younger players

Broncos’ Shane Ray sees Ware’s retirement as bittersweet

Jamaal Charles’ role in Denver? “Come in and compete”

Broncos post-draft offense breakdown: Strengths, weaknesses and the middling

Von Miller, Demaryius Thomas rank on year-end NFLPA merchandise sales list

Former Broncos RB Justin Forsett retires from the NFL

Like Air Force’s Jalen Robinette, Caleb Campbell’s NFL plans were suddenly pulled with rule change

 

AFC WEST

Chiefs sign De’Vante Bausby

Jamaal Charles to the Broncos a no-win proposition for the Chiefs

Chiefs Area Scout Matt Donahoe Explains Process of Evaluating Tanoh Kpassagnon

Raiders would like to work out a new contract for Derek Carr soon

Marshawn Lynch can make up to $8.9 million this year from Raiders

Jack Del Rio: I see ‘authentic passion’ in Marshawn Lynch

Quick Hits: Obi Melifonwu Talks On SiriusXM NFL Radio About Joining The Raiders

Where will Forrest Lamp play? First look at Chargers’ 90-man roster

2017 Rookie Class Jersey Numbers

Five Fun Facts about Tyrell Williams

Who Stood Out at Veteran Mini Camp?

Anthony Lynn Reveals Plans for Rookie Class

 

AROUND THE LEAGUE

Gary Barnidge pausing search for new team, may visit Jags and Panthers

Jaye Howard leaves Chicago without a deal

Report: Brian Gaine interviewing for Bills G.M. job Thursday

Cardinals add line depth with Tony Bergstrom

Colts sign UDFA WR Jerome Lane out of Akron

Ezekiel Elliott becomes first rookie to lead NFL players in merchandise sales

Damien Williams hasn’t signed RFA tender from Dolphins

Eagles hopeful of hitting on interior O-Line help

Eagles pluck Steven Daniels off waivers

Falcons sign PFF’s third-ranked UDFA, OT Robert Leff

Report: 49ers, fourth-round pick Joe Williams agree to terms

York: New 49ers regime wants to win more than anyone else

49ers cleared Reuben Foster’s shoulder, but some teams didn’t

Marshall could dramatically boost Giants’ redzone offense

Ben McAdoo: It’s not Eli Manning’s job to develop QBs

Report: Aaron Williams visits with Jaguars

Dave Caldwell: Jags in win-now mode with Fournette

Fournette brings strong late-game track record to Jaguars

Jets claim O-lineman Balducci off waivers from 49ers

Josh McCown: ‘The goal’ is to win N.Y. Jets’ QB job

Lions reportedly eying short-yardage free agent options

Panthers ‘think outside the box’ to draft West Georgia two-way player Alex Armah

Panthers claim defensive end Moore off waivers from 49ers

Patriots sign UDFA, WR Austin Carr

Taylor Mays to work out for Patriots

Malcolm Butler attends Patriots’ offseason workouts

Patriots claim WR Devin Street off waivers

Rams claim Mike Purcell off waivers from 49ers

Tomlin and new Steeler Watt hit it off in pre-draft meeting

Steelers support ex-Raven, put aside rivalry

Steelers TE Ladarius Green participating in OTAs

Texans the only team yet to add veterans to the roster through free agency

Derrick Henry joins Titans’ workouts in ‘good shape’

Peterson on facing Vikings: It will be ‘revenge’

Barr could be highest paid at his position in 2018 — then what?

 

2017 NFL DRAFT

2017 NFL Draft Report Card Report-Football Outsiders

Most improved teams in every division

 

EXTRA POINTS

Verizon reaches deal to stream Ravens-Jags from London

Cowboys want NFL to re-examine marijuana policy

Former NFL OL Eben Britton calls Roger Goodell’s marijuana comments “a big mistake”

 

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.

CALENDAR

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

TRIVIA ANSWER

 

Tackle Ty Sambrailo and Guard Max Garcia.

 

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