Peyton Manning will have to do without his top target this offseason unless the Denver Broncos reach an agreement with Demaryius Thomas on a long-term contract.
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.
With Julius Thomas about to hit pay dirt elsewhere, the Denver Broncos needed a better blocker and cheaper option, and coach Gary Kubiak knew just the guy.
The Denver Broncos moved on from Pro Bowl tight end Julius Thomas by signing Virgil Green and Owen Daniels to three-year deals Tuesday.
If the Denver Broncos’ 2015 season goes the way he hopes, Peyton Manning will earn back every penny of the $4 million pay cut he took Thursday.
Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler will have to wait even longer for his turn. Multiple media reports on Wednesday say that Peyton Manning has agreed to take a $4 million pay cut and will play in Denver at least another year.
Broncos coach Gary Kubiak on Wednesday debunked any notion that he’d push Peyton Manning into running the rollout-heavy offense the coach is most comfortable with.
Broncos coach Gary Kubiak has finished building his staff by hiring Marc Lubick as assistant wide receivers coach and Samson Brown as assistant defensive backs coach.
Wade Phillips has lost neither his passion nor his esprit. Both are on full display, along with his trademark confidence, as he begins his second stint as defensive coordinator of the Denver Broncos.
New offensive coordinator Rick Dennison says the Denver Broncos are in “no rush” to get an answer from Peyton Manning about his plans for 2015.