The Denver Broncos agreed to terms with defensive end Elvis Dumervil before the 2:00pm deadline on Friday afternoon. But that’s just the start of the story. The team hadn’t received Dumervil’s signed contract by 1:59, and in order to protect themselves financially, they were forced to release the 3-time Pro Bowler.
The Broncos have until Saturday to release Elvis Dumervil if he doesn’t budge, and by then a lot of the free agent money may dry up, Vic Lombardi reports in his latest Vic’s Signature.
The Denver Broncos have re-signed backup safety David Bruton to a three-year deal, keeping their special teams ace from entering free agency Tuesday.
John Elway and coach John Fox both say Rahim Moore made great progress last season and they have confidence he’ll put his playoff blunder behind him and make even greater strides in 2013.
The Denver Broncos were the odds-on favorite to win the Super Bowl when the playoffs began. Consolation for their bitter double-overtime loss to Baltimore comes this weekend in the form of a trip to Hawaii.
Ryan Clady has withdrawn from the Pro Bowl because of an injury, presumably the balky shoulder that bothered him during the Denver Broncos’ first-round bye but which didn’t prevent him from playing in their loss to Baltimore.
AFC defensive all-pro selections are in. Defensive line, led by J.J. Watt, looks like a brick wall. See who else made the list.
Peyton Manning’s pocket of protection is about to get an upgrade. A finally healthy Chris Kuper is expected to return at right guard Saturday when the top-seeded Denver Broncos host the Baltimore Ravens in an AFC divisional playoff.
John Elway insisted that every one of the Denver Broncos was better the second Peyton Manning put his signature on that nearly $100 million contract last spring.
Everyone knows the Broncos’ offense, led by Peyton Manning, is amazing. But the Denver defense has been the x-factor for the team’s extraordinary 11-game win streak to finish the regular season.