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.
Dove Valley is beginning to look like a class reunion. On Thursday, center Gino Gradkowski passed his physical, completing his trade from Baltimore, and veteran defensive lineman Antonio Smith signed a one-year, $2 million deal with the Broncos.
The Broncos made their final cuts on Saturday and on Sunday were able to sign some of those players to their practice squad.
The seizure, the weight loss, the false-start of a comeback. Derek Wolfe endured them all while always keeping one goal in mind: Getting back on the football field.
John Elway returned from that five-touchdown loss to Seattle in the Super Bowl and decided the Denver Broncos, as much as anything, needed an attitude adjustment.
The Denver Broncos have wrapped up their draft with the selection of Oklahoma outside linebacker Corey Nelson in the seventh round.