Bronco Links – 6/16/17

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“You have to be patient with the guys. You have to not take the evaluation as a daily deal; it’s got to be a collective evaluation as far as the time. It can’t be, ‘Monday, he’s better; Tuesday, he’s better.’ It’s got to be a collective result as far as who is more consistent over time.”~Vance Joseph, on the QB competition.

 

FAST FACTS

With 34 interceptions since joining the Broncos in 2004, cornerback Champ Bailey finished his career in 2013 tied with Tyrone Braxton for fourth in club history in career thefts.

BRONCO BIRTHDAYS   

Safety Duke Ihenacho (2012-13) is 28 and Defensive Back Alton Montgomery (1990-92)  is 49.

BRONCO TRIVIA

What Broncos’ rookie in 2008 played every offensive snap during his senior season at Colorado in 2007?

FROM THE MOTHER SHIP

Mike McCoy and Terrell Davis relive time as teammates at Long Beach State

Broncos Minicamp Day 3 takeaways: Vance Joseph’s message, and how he’ll evaluate the QBs

Adam Gotsis undergoes arthroscopic procedure on right knee

 

VIDEOS

Joseph departing message: Come back ready to go

Broncos in 60: Thursday, June 15, 2017

 

BRONCOS BLOGS

Terrell Davis: Pat Bowlen ‘is going in’ Hall of Fame

Broncos DE Adam Gotsis misses minicamp practice to have knee scoped

Vance Joseph’s message to Broncos: ‘Come back here with no issues’

Broncos wrap up offseason, start vacation

 

AFC WEST

Patrick Mahomes II’s talent beginning to show up for Chiefs

Andy Reid not concerned about Eric Berry’s heel pain

Chiefs’ Smith heading into season after vexing few months

What We Learned from Andy Reid on Thursday

Andy Reid Says Chiefs Had “Good Camp,” Adds They’re Not Satisfied

Derek Carr says ‘that dog’ coming out of Cooper

It’s no lock Derek Carr will improve on his 2016 leap

Khalil Mack to Raiders teammates: Don’t lose your lottery ticket

Quick Hits: Oakland Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio Concludes Mini-Camp 2017

Quick Hits: Oakland Raiders Safety Karl Joseph Preps For Year Two

Quick Hits: For Defensive End Khalil Mack, The Grind Never Stops

Raiders Mini-Camp Observations: Starters Get Some Time Off On Abbreviated Day 3

Chargers, Rivers bid final farewell to San Diego

Lynn Reflects on First Mini Camp as Head Coach

 

AROUND THE LEAGUE

Reviews of Mitchell Trubisky mostly positive at Bears minicamp

Can Jordan Howard be league’s ‘No. 1 rusher’ in 2017?

The unstoppable option run schemes of the Buffalo Bills

Browns rookie Myles Garrett ‘fine’ after injury scare

Osweiler takes a veiled shot at the Texans

David Njoku signs with Browns

Browns QBs coach gushes about DeShone Kizer

Dirk Koetter compares Godwin to Roddy White

Colts continue to churn bottom of roster

Colts place Christine Michael on injured reserve

Cowboys’ Jaylon Smith after minicamp: ‘I feel like me’

On field and off, Ezekiel Elliott driven by his own high expectations

Dolphins say Mike Pouncey is improving after hip procedure

Dwight Freeney tells Dan Quinn he’s ready for comeback; Falcons won’t commit just yet

Falcons safety Keanu Neal works on coverage skills

49ers’ Joe Staley: ‘I’m enjoying football again’

49ers RB Hyde received all first team reps during offseason practices

Giants sign Evan Engram

Giants get a taste of their Odell Beckham-Brandon Marshall dream

Jaguars claim CB Taurean Nixon off waivers

Jags want to help Blake Bortles … by running the ball on every play

Matt Forte to fans who think Jets are tanking: ‘Bring it’

Lions willing to give Cyrus Kouandjio a “second chance”

Lions trade for Greg Robinson, sign Cyrus Kouandjio

McCaffrey participates in 1st Panthers practice

Panthers make changes to scouting, football operations staffs

Rams trade former No. 2 overall pick Robinson to Lions

McVay: Tavon Austin will be ‘big part’ of Rams’ offense

Junior Galette: I’ll be better than I was

Saints sign veteran defender Tony McDaniel

Saints to sign veteran long snapper Thomas Gafford

Seahawks sign two to wrap up draft class

Shazier: Steelers aim to break Pats playoff hex

Keith Butler plots to beat Tom Brady with “conventional coverages”

Texans won’t sign Aaron Williams, Jaiquawn Jarrett for now

To Vikings, Teddy Bridgewater looks ‘like he was never hurt’

Dalvin Cook has chance to be ‘special’ for Vikings

Randy Moss gets emotional as he remembers Dennis Green

 

EXTRA POINTS

1st 2 claims in NFL concussion settlement total $9 million

Wade Phillips thinks his son will be a third-generation head coach

Only 20 unsigned draft picks remain

 

CALENDAR

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

 

TRIVIA ANSWER

 

Tyler Polumbus.

 

Go Broncos!

– Kaptain Kirk

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