Bronco Links – 6/4/17

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Carlos Henderson

“He does, sometimes, look like a running back. The way he turns his body after the catch, gets through traffic, and he’s just looking to advance the ball with that physical edge. We’re excited to see what he can become.”~Vance Joseph, on rookie wideout Carlos Henderson.

 

FAST FACTS

With more than 100 receiving yards in his final game of 2007 and his first two games of ’08, Brandon Marshall equaled the Broncos’ record for consecutive 100-yard pass-catching days shared by Lionel Taylor, Mark Jackson and Rod Smith.

BRONCO BIRTHDAYS   

Tight End Mike Barber (1985) is 64, Wide Receiver Nate Jackson (2003-08) is 38, Defensive End Shawn Knight (1988) is 53 and Linebacker Ray May (1973-75) is 72.

BRONCO TRIVIA

Against what team did defensive end Elvis Dumervil post 3 sacks in a game in 2007?  

FROM THE MOTHER SHIP

Sacco Sez: Broncos connections abound on 2018 College Hall of Fame ballot

Quentin Gause hosts youth panel on NFL’s Character Playbook

 

BRONCOS BLOGS

Broncos’ Brandon Marshall looks to wash away ‘bad taste’ of 2016

 

AFC WEST

Chiefs took a risk by cutting Jeremy Maclin after five OTAs

Tyreek Hill set to open season as Chiefs No. 1 receiver

Alex Smith “shocked” to lose “great teammate” Jeremy Maclin

 

AROUND THE LEAGUE

Ronald Darby slated to be Buffalo’s No. 1 CB in 2017

Bruce Arians wants his players to play smarter

Frank Gore in control of starting job despite Colts’ RB additions

Dez Bryant asks Cowboys to let him return punts

Mike Pouncey could open camp on PUP

Eli Apple’s offseason: More weights, less food

Mangini’s hope: Reconciliation with Belichick

Demario Davis 2.0: Lower expectations, no Ray Lewis comparisons

Are Patriots’ backups better than some teams’ starters?

Maclin could have ‘perfect landing spot’ in Baltimore

Ravens, Bills, 49ers among best potential fits for Jeremy Maclin

Nick Fairley’s NFL future in question due to medical issue

“No question” Earl Thomas will be ready for camp

Carroll on Kap: ‘At this time, we didn’t do anything’

Unsigned but practicing, Villanueva deserves a fair contract

Texans QB Tom Savage enjoying first-team benefits

Texans sign Sio Moore, and Flipper Anderson’s son

T.J. Clemmings seeing time at guard in OTAs

 

CALENDAR

June 5-8 — OTA Offseason Workouts Phase III

June 13-15 — Mandatory Minicamp

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

 

TRIVIA ANSWER

 

It came against Kansas City in a 41-7 smack down in week 14.

 

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