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Broncos will let Paxton Lynch, Chad Kelly compete for No. 2 spot

So much for the Broncos’ plotting to move up to No. 2 to draft a quarterback. Not only did Denver not get a quarterback in the first round, it spent none of its 10 picks on one. Instead, Broncos General Manager John Elway said, according to Jeff Legwold of ESPN, that the team will allow [more]

John Elway on Royce Freeman: We needed a thumper

The Broncos drafted former Oregon running back Royce Freeman with the 71st overall pick on Friday night in a move that answered the question about the team’s backfield plans after releasing C.J. Anderson this month. Freeman joins Devontae Booker and De'Angelo Henderson in the Broncos backfield and coach Vance Joseph said that it will be [more]

Broncos add Royce Freeman to offensive backfield

The Broncos released running back C.J. Anderson earlier this month and they moved to add another player to their backfield in the third round of the draft on Friday night. The Broncos made Royce Freeman the 71st overall pick a little more than 150 minutes into the draft’s second night. Freeman is the first back [more]

Broncos grab Courtland Sutton with 40th pick

The Broncos opened their draft by taking defensive end Bradley Chubb with the fifth overall pick and they went for offensive help at the top of the second round. Denver made wide receiver Courtland Sutton the 40th overall pick of the draft. Sutton is the first wide receiver selected in the second round and the [more]

Jay Cutler appears to be retired again

Jay Cutler appears to have realized what the rest of the NFL just kind of assumed — he’s retired again. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Cutler is expected to retire again soon, after his one year coming out of the bullpen for the Dolphins. Cutler hasn’t drawn interest from another team as [more]

Bradley Chubb happy to play with Von Miller, but Miller is even happier

Bradley Chubb said he expected his family back home to be “going crazy” after the Broncos made him the fifth overall pick. The North Carolina State pass rusher hadn’t seen Von Miller‘s reaction when he said that. No one went crazier over the Broncos’ selection of Chubb than Miller, who had a video posted on [more]

John Elway: Bradley Chubb kept him from trading pick to Bills

The Bills were obviously eager to make the move to draft a quarterback. And even though Broncos boss John Elway was thinking about it, he couldn’t bypass what he saw as a special talent. According to Jeff Legwold of, Elway said after the first round that he had discussed a possible deal with the [more]

Broncos pair Bradley Chubb with Von Miller

Von Miller has called Bradley Chubb a combination of Miller and Khalil Mack. So, basically, the Broncos now have two Von Millers and one Khalik Mack. The Broncos have made Chubb the fifth overall pick in the 2018 draft. The top pass rusher in the draft, Chubb now will learn his craft from Miller. And [more]

Will Josh Allen slide?

The old tweets that emerged out of the blue on Wednesday night make Josh Allen look bad. But will they cause teams to pass on him? The fact that CAA has mobilized to clean up the mess made by the tweets that were hiding in plain sight suggests that it’s a big deal. The question [more]

Minkah Fitzpatrick’s window: No. 4 to No. 15

For every player who expects to be drafted tonight, it’s important to know the window in which he may be taken. Former Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick knows his. Appearing on Thursday’s PFT Live, Fitzpatrick said that his high is No. 5 (the Broncos) and his low is No. 14 (Green Bay). Based on the [more]

Browns and Broncos are ready to move down

After the Browns take their quarterback of the future with the first pick, they may start looking for more future draft picks. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Browns are shopping the No. 4 overall pick, and the Broncos are doing the same with the fifth pick. With so many teams looking to find [more]

Report: Eight teams have shown interest in C.J. Anderson

Running back C.J. Anderson was released by the Broncos last week and there haven’t been any reports of visits with other teams since he hit the open market. That may change at some point in the near future. Mike Klis of KUSA reports that eight teams have expressed interest in signing Anderson as a free [more]

2012 quarterback class a cautionary tale for 2018

At least four quarterbacks will go in the first round of the NFL draft tomorrow night, making this year’s a particularly strong quarterback class. But the last draft class with four first-round quarterbacks serves as a cautionary tale. That was in 2012, a draft class that was strong at the quarterback position — just not [more]

Josh Rosen is an “alpha” and “that dude”

Quarterback Josh Rosen has prompted a ton of scrutiny in advance of the draft. Not for what he does on the field, but for the things he says. During a recent visit to PFT Live/#PFTPM, Rosen said some interesting things about what he believes his No. 1 attribute to be. “I think I’m an alpha [more]

Josh Allen wants pressure of being No. 1 overall pick, going to Browns

If the Browns want Josh Allen, Josh Allen wants the Browns to know he wants them. The Wyoming quarterback made it clear he wants to be the No. 1 overall draft choice. “Yeah, it would mean that I’m going to Cleveland,” Allen said Tuesday. “My biggest interest of being the No. 1 pick, obviously the [more]

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