Bronco Links – 6/7/17

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Virgil Green

“These practices have been more competitive, these OTAs, than they have been in the last two years. There’s a lot of talking going on out there. Defense is getting at us, we’re getting at the defense. I enjoy it. I very much enjoy talking.”~Virgil Green.

 

FAST FACTS

The Broncos entered 2015 as the AFC’s best overtime team: 25-17-2 in regular-season games, for a winning percentage of .591.

BRONCO BIRTHDAYS   

Defensive Back Terrell Buckley (2000) is 46.

BRONCO TRIVIA

At what Southeastern Conference school did Guard Evan Mathis play college football?

FROM THE MOTHER SHIP

Broncos sign G Chris Muller, waive OT Erik Austell

Broncos OTA Day 8 takeaways

 

VIDEOS

Green likes increased competition at OTAs

Derby: This is great offense for tight ends

Heuerman: ‘Best I’ve felt in years’

Broncos in 60: Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Broncos make Bryce’s Wish come true

 

BRONCOS BLOGS

Broncos’ offense hopes more touchdowns will create more swagger

Broncos sign rookie OL, roster full again at 90

Broncos TEs talk new offense; QB plan for minicamp; Derek Wolfe’s to-do list; more notes

Charles feels he can ‘be the man’ in Broncos’ RB room

Jamaal Charles wants to compete in Denver

Broncos’ quarterback job will remain a 50-50 proposition through minicamp

HC Joseph says WR McKenzie will be in the backfield

Metrics that Matter: All aboard the Carlos Henderson train

A couple of Broncos sound off on Kaepernick’s lingering unemployment

Broncos’ Jamaal Charles has put K.C. in his rearview mirror

Jamaal Charles biding time until time to go in training camp

 

AFC WEST

Chiefs get back to practice for first time since cutting Jeremy Maclin

Chiefs are short on age, experience at WR without Jeremy Maclin

HC Reid says Robinson has had ‘pretty good offseason’

Andy Reid: Young wideouts have done a good job

Andy Reid Calls Maclin Release “Worst Part” of Job, but Confident in Young WRs

What We Learned from Tuesday’s Media Availability

Raiders Running Back Marshawn Lynch Talks Oakland, Motivation For 2017

Marshawn Lynch decided on comeback after Raiders announced move

Marshawn Lynch: Raiders move inspired my NFL return

Marquette King uses tennis ball to avoid Romo fate

Quick Hits: Defensive Coordinator Ken Norton, Jr., Talks Rookies, Raiders Linebackers

Quick Hits: Assistant Head Coach – Defense John Pagano Breaks Down Defensive Talent

Nick Hardwick changes his mind about the Chargers

Mike Williams to miss rest of offseason workouts

Chargers WR Williams out with herniated disk

 

AROUND THE LEAGUE

Mitchell Trubisky focused on mastering offense, not contract

Dre Kirkpatrick back at practice for Bengals

Joe Mixon will work with Adrian Peterson this summer

Jeremy Maclin visits with Buffalo Bills; Ravens next?

Bills CB takes 8-hour, $932 Uber trip to practice

Bills sign Rashad Ross, waive Kolby Listenbee

Browns could change QB rotation order at minicamp

Bucs Ryan Smith working at cornerback with absence of starters

Cardinals sign three ahead of minicamp

Torry Holt working with Cardinals receivers

Pagano: No timetable for Luck to start throwing

Dolphins coach: Adam Gase-led team pays dividends

Desmond Trufant is on the field at OTAs

Dan Quinn hasn’t spoken to Dwight Freeney about playing in 2017

Malik Jackson looking to gain better grip on Jags defense in year two

Coughlin: Blake Bortles has improved throwing motion

Jets release veteran linebacker David Harris

Jets to part ways with veteran wideout Eric Decker

Jets’ Wilkerson says he feels ‘way better’ heading into 2017

Now it’s clear: Jets are tanking the season, looking ahead to 2018

Lions OT Taylor Decker undergoes shoulder surgery

Packers CB Randall covering the slot in OTAs

Packers expect an even better Jordy Nelson in 2017

Jimmy Garoppolo unlikely to sign extension with Pats

Belichick on concussions: Our reports comply with league guidelines

Rams DT Michael Brockers’ grade on the rise for third straight season

Ravens add tight end Ryan Malleck

Report: Kirk Cousins contract talks picking up

Deshaun Watson has passed all tests so far

From cruises to Zac Brown Band concerts, the Watt family album reveals tight bonds

Marcus Mariota (leg) participating in full-team drills

Class forced RB Henry to miss Titans workouts

Teddy Bridgewater surprised coach with two weeks of progress

 

EXTRA POINTS

Four players publish column aimed at revived war on drugs

Greater CTE awareness leading to hysteria

 

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

 

Alabama. Mathis was drafted by Carolina in the 3rd Round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He joined the Broncos in 2015.

 

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