Ben Garland spent his offseason fulfilling his 2015 commitment to the Colorado Air National Guard and now he’s fighting to serve as one of Peyton Manning’s primary protectors.
After serving as Denver’s emergency right tackle over the last half of last season, Louis Vasquez confirmed Wednesday that he’s moving back to his natural position at right guard.
General manager John Elway promised he’d fix Peyton Manning’s pocket of protection this offseason. The one position he didn’t have to bother upgrading was left tackle.
The Denver Broncos continued addressing their needs along the offensive line by acquiring fourth-year center Gino Gradkowski from the Baltimore Ravens for 2016 draft considerations.
Shelley Smith won’t have to dole out anything for a moving van. Or rent another home for that matter. Or fly the family cross-country to get to his job now.
The Denver Broncos have tendered their three exclusive rights free agents, a group led by top tackler Brandon Marshall, who will receive $585,000 in 2015.
Denver Broncos guard Ben Garland, the team’s Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year, was presented with a $10,000 check from Nationwide Insurance on Wednesday to his SoDE Solution foundation.
Broncos left guard Orlando Franklin has left the game with a concussion Sunday against the Oakland Raiders.
Broncos special teams standout David Bruton Jr. was carted off the field after a block in the back while covering a punt Sunday against Oakland.
For his efforts to assist low-income women in Cambodia and end sex-trafficking there, Denver Broncos guard Ben Garland has been named the team’s Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year.