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Predicting the Future for Broncos Key Free Agents

View image | With free agency on the horizon, the Denver Broncos have plenty of key players that are set to become free agents. Trying to keep these players while shrewdly working the salary cap will present a challenge for the front office and it looks as though some of these players will not be retained. Here is a look at the top 5 Broncos free agents-to-be and...
Via TopSportsReport
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL Franchise Tag Deadline: Who Received Tags and Who Did Not

The deadline for NFL teams to place franchise tags on elite players ended Monday at 4:00 p.m. ET. Five teams have used tags, and a few of the notable players who possibly could have received tags will be left to test free agency come March 10. Who Got Tagged Demaryius Thomas, Wide Receiver, Denver Broncos The Broncos will use a franchise tag of $12.823 million on star wide receiver...
Via Sportsnaut
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Broncos: We will continue working toward a long-term deal with Demaryius Thomas

Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports The Denver Broncos have placed their non-exclusive franchise tag on wide receiver Demaryius Thomas, general manager John Elway announced on Monday. “This is another step in our efforts to extend Demaryius’ contract and ensure he remains a Denver Bronco,” Elway said. “We will continue working toward a long-term agreement with Demaryius,...
Via Sports-Glory
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos can't wait, use franchise tag on DeMaryius Thomas

Mike Klis, Denver Post:Regardless of how overpowering Thomas may be on the field, the Broncos will catch him in the game of franchise tag Monday, and he will be "it" in a bargaining move that all but ensures the team of retaining their star wide receiver for the 2015 season.Specifically, the Broncos are expected to use the "nonexclusive" tag on Thomas. The team could have used the...
Via Patriots Life
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos Taking Risk With Demaryius Thomas

It was well known that the pending free agent was going to be back with the Broncos next season. However, it was unknown whether or not the receiver would sign a new long-term deal, or if the Broncos would use the franchise tag on him for next season. Come Monday the Broncos are going to use the franchise tag on the star 27 year old receiver. Only this tag is much riskier. According...
Via Pro Football Spot
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Plan B can wait for the Broncos

This week, it is likely that the football world will be provided with an answer to the question that has dominated the conversation in Denver for the past month: Will Peyton Manning play for the Broncos in 2015? It’s expected that the answer will be yes, as all signs point in that direction; Manning has said that he’s “physically and emotionally ready to play in 2015,” while...
Via Mile High Sports
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Broncos Free Agent S Rahim Moore Expected To Have A “Solid Market”

Adam Caplan of ESPN mentions that Broncos free agent S Rahim Moore should have a “solid market” over the next few weeks. Mike Klis of the Denver Post has said previously that he anticipates Moore signing a decent contract with another team, so it appears as though Moore could secure a very respectable contract when all ... The post Broncos Free Agent S Rahim Moore Expected To...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Broncos will place franchise tag on Demaryius Thomas

The Denver Broncos have a lot of decisions to make this offseason, and one of the bigger decisions is on the future of star wide receiver Demaryius Thomas. He is a free agent and will test the open market unless the Broncos can either get a new deal done or choose to place the franchise tag on him. According to a report from the Denver Post, it appears that the Broncos will place...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Denver Broncos Use Franchise Tag on Demaryius Thomas

According to the Denver Post’s Mike Klis, the Broncos will use the non-exclusive franchise tag on star receiver Demaryius Thomas. The move comes as no surprise, considering it was the team’s only surefire option to retain the standout wide receiver after failing to reach a long-term agreement. The one-year deal is worth approximately $12.8 million in 2015, per NFL Media’s...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Broncos will franchise tag Demaryius Thomas

The Denver Broncos are expected to use the franchise tag on Demaryius Thomas. According to Mike Klis of The Denver Post, the Broncos will use the nonexlusive franchise tag on Thomas on Monday. That means he will be free to negotiate a long-term contract with other NFL teams, though the Broncos would be given a...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Raiders will compete in 'very active market' for Broncos' Julius Thomas

According to Chris Wesseling of, Broncos tight end Julius Thomas will be the top tight end in free agency and the expectations is that market will be 'very active' for the talented pass catcher. The Oakland Raiders are expected to make a run at Thomas, and with a surplus of cash, they could meet his asking price. Thomas rejected a five-year, $40 million contract in 2014...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos: 10 unrestricted free agents

NFL unrestricted free agents - 2015 league year and free agency begins March 10 (4 PM ET) An unrestricted free agent (a player who has completed four or more accrued seasons) may sign with any team without any compensation owed to his old team through the first scheduled day of training camp in late July.  At that point, if his old team makes a tender offer by June 1st ...
Via 60 Max Power O
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Denver Broncos can’t let this d-lineman escape in free agency

In a league where the rules are heavily tilted in the favor of the offense, there aren’t a lot of ways for the defense to fight back. All too often, their role in a game is to slow down the bleeding, not stop it. Dominating on that side of the ball has become more and more rare. But that doesn’t mean it can’t happen. In fact, we’ve seen a few examples in recent years where...
Via cover32 - Broncos
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning May Want to Hold Off On Cutting the Broncos Any Kind of Salary Cap Breaks

Word is that Peyton Manning wants to play again next season and that the Denver Broncos want him back. of course they do! He is Peyton freaking Manning! So what if he looked mortal towards the end of the season! He was not healthy. He is still one of the best to play the game and you do not turn him away if you can help.The Broncos may not be able to help it though. They need salary...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos only looking to sign free agents just completing first contracts

The Broncos are not looking to sign any veteran players released from teams before free agency.  They prefer to sign free agents that are heading into their second NFL contracts, reports ESPN’s Jeff Legwold. When you see all of the veteran players released now, before free agency opens, the Broncos aren’t going to be all that active with those players because the price...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos absolutely know what color that damn dress is

The Denver Broncos got in on the llama fun Thursday, and this morning chimed in on that stupid dress. Not sure what all the talk’s about. It’s clearly blue and orange. #TheDress — Denver Broncos (@Broncos) February 27, 2015 AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Ten teams that should trade for Adrian Peterson Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen...
Via cover32 - Broncos
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Denver Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas expects to be franchised

Plenty of people have been saying the Denver Broncos plan on franchising WR Demaryius Thomas in the next few days, but CBS 4′s Vic Lombardi is now reporting the wide receiver also thinks that will be the case. Not much progress on a long-term deal for D-Thomas. He expects to be franchise tagged on Tuesday. #Broncos — Vic Lombardi (@VicLombardi) February 27, 2015 Thomas will...
Via cover32 - Broncos
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Knighton and Franklin hold value for Denver

The NFL is a cut-throat business and behind the curtain of the game is the dollars and cents mentality that suggests that anyone is replaceable. With that said the Broncos face some immense challenges concerning their roster in 2015 and obviously everyone cannot return to the orange and blue for another Super Bowl run. Of the unrestricted free agents on the Broncos roster, Orlando...
Via Mile High Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos NFL Draft needs overview

The Denver Broncos, by most team’s measurements, had a very successful 2014 season, finishing with a record of 12-4. However, with Peyton Manning as your quarterback, and after advancing to the Super Bowl the previous season, a loss in your first playoff game is an objective failure, and one that may have ended the Manning era in Denver. The Broncos’ offseason plans hinge on...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning and Denver Broncos Talk Contract

With not much wiggle room, the Broncos are hoping their future hall of fame quarterback - Peyton Manning - will not only help them on the field, but also off of the field. On Wednesday night it was reported that the Denver Broncos and Manning were working towards restructuring the remainder of his contract. It was reported by The Denver Post's Mike Klis that the Broncos and Manning...
Via Pro Football Spot
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Manning, Broncos working on restructuring contract

The Denver Broncos and Peyton Manning are working on restructuring the quarterback’s contract, according to a report, which could explain the delay in announcing the former MVP’s return to the team. The Denver Post’s Mike Klis reported the news Wednesday and speculates that the contract negotiations could account for the holdup regarding Manning’s future. Manning...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

John Elway calls the combine’s 40-yard dash a bit of 'showbiz'

Over the past several days of the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine, Denver Broncos general manager John Elway watched hundreds of potential NFL players take part in the 40-yard dash in Indianapolis. When asked about this one specific drill that seems to garner a lot of attention, Elway had this to say (via the team’s official website). You know, it’s a big part of it, but it’s...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos prepared to lose four key starters to free agency

For Denver Broncos veterans defensive tackle Terrance Knighton, tight end Julius Thomas, left guard Orlando Franklin and safety Rahim Moore, the end of the road for them in the Mile High City probably ends when the new league years starts in March. The team will have to replace four of their top five free-agent starters with the other safe one being wide receiver Demaryius Thomas...
Via 60 Max Power O
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Julius Thomas’ Agent Says No Deal Reached With Broncos

This is old news for the organization as Thomas had already rejected a contract offer at the beginning of the season. Thomas also stated he is not interested in taking home town discounts, which is something the Broncos need since they are already fighting against a tight salary cap. Thomas is among twelve other players who are set to be unrestricted free agents this offseason. The...
Via Pro Football Spot
7 days ago  |  Discuss

What should the Broncos do during the offseason?

The Denver Broncos have been one of the most consistent contenders in the National Football League over the past four seasons. Denver is one of only two teams to win its division in all of those campaigns, sharing that distinction with the New England Patriots. However, only once did the Broncos even advance to the AFC Championship game. In that season, Denver made it to Super...
Via This Given Sunday
16 days ago  |  Discuss

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