Denver Broncos News: Horse Tracks - 3/9/13

Kaptain Kirk

Horse Tracks: Your Daily Cup of Orange and Blue!

Broncos Issue RFA Tenders
Team issues tenders to five players before Tuesday's start of the new league year.

Broncos Draft Prospects: Quarterbacks
A look at the quarterback prospects in the 2013 NFL Draft, and any players at the position potentially in Denver's range.


Denver Broncos Videos

NFL32OT: Kruger Steps Into Free Agency - ESPN Video - ESPN
Mark Schlereth breaks down the best fit for Ravens Paul Kruger as he enters free agency.

Percy Harvin's Time Coming To An End In Minnesota? - ESPN Video - ESPN
NFL Live OT breaks down what the Vikings should do with disgruntled WR Percy Harvin.

Gallo's Guide To NFL Boasts - ESPN Video - ESPN
In light of Von Miller's guarantee that the Broncos will win next year's Super Bowl, Playbook's DJ Gallo offers five rules for making offseason predictions.

Jackson Voids Contract, Wants To Start - ESPN Video - ESPN
Steven Jackson discusses voiding the final year of his contract with the Rams and where he would like to play.

Ravens Make Ellerbe Top Priority - ESPN Video - ESPN
Ed Werder discusses Baltimore's decision to make Ravens LB Dannell Ellerbe their top priority.

Say No To Geno? - ESPN Video - ESPN
Merril Hoge says he wouldn't take QB Geno Smith in the first round of the NFL draft.

Denver Broncos Blogs

Elvis Dumervil, Broncos continue negotiations - The Denver Post - Mike Klis
Negotiations between the Broncos and defensive end Elvis Dumervil continued Friday, although it appears more discussion is needed if the two sides are to reach an agreement

Darrelle Revis saga shows the NFL's lying season has officially opened - The Denver Post - Jeff Legwold
Q: I was listening to the local sports show and they had an "insider" on that said he wouldn't be surprised to see Elvis Dumervil and a high draft sent to the Jets for Darrelle Revis, which would likely lead to the signing of Dwight Freeney.

Dunta Robinson visited with Broncos today before agreeing to 3-year deal with Chiefs | First-and-Orange - Mike Klis
Make no mistake, the Broncos are looking for a cornerback.

Division News

Chargers continue to make moves - AFC West Blog - ESPN
The San Diego Chargers continue to make cuts, as they have jettis
Texas A&M left tackle Luke Joeckel never had to look for motivation to excel at sports.oned safety Atari Bigby.

Kansas City Chiefs season-ticket sales up 112 percent - ESPN
The Kansas City Chiefs have a new coach, a new general manager -- and plenty of new season-ticket holders.

ProFootballWeekly.com - Kansas City Chiefs: 2013 team needs
New head coach Andy Reid hopes he took care of at least three of his top offensive priorities this offseason,

Chiefs no longer interested in Sean Smith | ProFootballTalk
With the league’s heavy-handed, contradictory memo scaring teams silent overnight, there’s still no barrier on making it known that a team isn’t interested in a given player.

Chargers get out of the Atari Bigby business | ProFootballTalk
Add another veteran defensive back to the discard pile.

ProFootballWeekly.com - Oakland Raiders: 2013 team needs
In its first year under Greg Knapp, the Raiders’ offense struggled, especially on the ground.

Louis Vasquez wants to "explore every option" | ProFootballTalkLouis Vasquez wants to "explore every option" | ProFootballTalk

NFL News

Report: NFL, NFLPA "closing in" on HGH testing agreement | ProFootballTalk
Could HGH testing be in place for the 2013 NFL season?

Key phrase for next few days: "Agreement in principle" | ProFootballTalk
After the 2011 lockout ended and the league allowed teams to negotiate with free agents before actually signing them, the term "agreement in principle" became commonplace.

Free Agency

Lorenzo Alexander to hit free agency | ProFootballTalk
One of the league’s prominent special teams players says he will explore free agency.

Dunta Robinson agrees to deal with Chiefs | ProFootballTalk
An hour before the deadline for legal tampering, we have a deal that could have been done a week ago.

Report: NFL warns teams on striking deals before Tuesday | ProFootballTalk
By now, we know the general story about free agency: At 12 a.m. Eastern on Saturday, the negotiating period begins between agents and teams, but no deals can be signed until 4 p.m. Eastern on Tuesday.

Eight in the Box: Top offseason targets - AFC West Blog - ESPN
Welcome to Eight in the Box, an NFL Nation feature that will appear each Friday during the offseason. This week's topic: Who should be the primary tar

Matt Moore signs 2-year deal to remain with Miami Dolphins - ESPN
Quarterback Matt Moore has signed a two-year contract to remain with the Miami Dolphins as a backup rather than testing free agency next week and pursuing a possible starting job.

Cardinals are expected to target a quarterback, but who? | ProFootballTalk
It’s no surprise that the Cardinals need help at the quarterback position.

Saints tender Chris Ivory at second-round level | ProFootballTalk
The Saints have one of the NFL’s deepest backfields, and they have moved to keep their strong depth intact.

Webster re-do clears $4.5 million in cap space | ProFootballTalk
Even though Giants cornerback Corey Webster cut his compensation in 2013 from $7.25 million to $4 million, the team managed to create another $1.25 million in cap space.

Bucs may take their time before cutting Eric Wright | ProFootballTalk
We noted at the end of the season that the Buccaneers plan to release cornerback Eric Wright, who’s due a base salary of $7.75 million this season. That’s still the case, but it may not happen soon.

Henry Melton will sign franchise tender with Bears | ProFootballTalk
Bears defensive tackle Henry Melton is ready to sign his franchise tender.

New Branch deal clears more than $7 million in cap space | ProFootballTalk
The Raiders, who are paying for bad contracts of the past with salary-cap problems of the present,

Anthony Spencer will sign franchise tender | ProFootballTalk
Anthony Spencer is ready to get to work for the Cowboys.

Report: Brian Hoyer gets second-round RFA tender | ProFootballTalk
One year ago, Brian Hoyer received a second-round tender from the Patriots. Then, somewhat surprisingly, the Pats cut him before the season.

Redskins cap issues could endanger DeAngelo Hall | ProFootballTalk
With cap problems forcing them into some difficult decisions, it appears the Redskins may be about to tell DeAngelo Hall to "back up off them, bro."

Add the Bucs to the Abraham mix, too | ProFootballTalk
When scouting potential teams for free-agent defensive end John Abraham, here’s another to keep an eye on.

Ravens to release veteran guard Bobbie Williams | ProFootballTalk
The Super Bowl celebration didn’t last long for Ravens offensive lineman Bobbie Williams

Jason Campbell’s star rises, sort of | ProFootballTalk
With Matt Moore staying in Miami, the crop of free-agent quarterbacks quickly got crappy.

Avril not talking to Lions, willing to play in a 3-4 | ProFootballTalk
With the official start of free agency four days away and the unofficial launch at midnight tonight, Lions defensive end Cliff Avril is moving closer to becoming former Lions defensive end Cliff Avril.

Bucs may take their time before cutting Eric Wright | ProFootballTalk
We noted at the end of the season that the Buccaneers plan to release cornerback Eric Wright, who’s due a base salary of $7.75 million this season. That’s still the case, but it may not happen soon.

Chase Daniel keeping an eye on the market, PFT | ProFootballTalk
It’s good to know that Chase Daniel knows where to go for news.

Falcons have "ramped up" negotiations with William Moore, Sam Baker | ProFootballTalk
The Falcons opted not to use the franchise tag to secure the services of safety William Moore from the 2013 season, but that wasn’t a sign that they didn’t want Moore to remain in Atlanta.

Avril not talking to Lions, willing to play in a 3-4 | ProFootballTalk
With the official start of free agency four days away and the unofficial launch at midnight tonight, Lions defensive end Cliff Avril is moving closer to becoming former Lions defensive end Cliff Avril.

Bengals keep punter Kevin Huber | ProFootballTalk
The Bengals’ punter won’t be going anywhere.

Dannell Ellerbe, Ravens still talking with free agency approaching | ProFootballTalk
Barring an announcement of a new deal between now and midnight, linebacker Dannell Ellerbe figures to be fielding a lot of calls from around the league on Saturday.

John Abraham has a visit to San Fran scheduled | ProFootballTalk
If the Seahawks don’t figure out a way (or want to) keep John Abraham from leaving, they might have to game-plan against him twice a year.

John Abraham has a visit to San Fran scheduled | ProFootballTalk
If the Seahawks don’t figure out a way (or want to) keep John Abraham from leaving, they might have to game-plan against him twice a year.

Report: Steelers on verge of cutting James Harrison | ProFootballTalk
Moments after pointing out that, when it comes the Steelers’ desire to reduce the cap number of linebacker James Harrison, it’s not as easy as it was with other Pittsburgh players, a report emerged demonstrating just how hard it can be.

William Moore agrees to five-year deal with Falcons - ESPN
The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with safety William Moore on a five-year contract, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

Pro Days

Luke Joeckel takes part in Texas A&M Aggies pro day - ESPN
Texas A&M left tackle Luke Joeckel never had to look for motivation to excel at sports.

Ravens to release veteran guard Bobbie Williams | ProFootballTalk
The Super Bowl celebration didn’t last long for Ravens offensive lineman Bobbie Williams.

2013 Draft

Sharrif Floyd to skip Florida Gators' pro day after minor ankle injury, agent says - ESPN
Former Florida defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd will not participate in the Gators' annual pro day Tuesday because of a minor ankle injury, his agent said Friday.

A&M’s Michael blames NyQuil for missing two Combine interviews | ProFootballTalk
Former Texas A&M running back Christine Michael slept in and missed two scheduled interviews with NFL teams at the Scouting Combine. He says NyQuil is to blame.

Moore gets seven more reps in the bench press | ProFootballTalk
Last month, Texas A&M linebacker/defensive end Damontre Moore managed a pedestrian 12 reps in the 225-pound bench press at the Scouting Combine.

Miscellaneous Stuff

FOOTBALL OUTSIDERS: Innovative Statistics, Intelligent Analysis | 2012 Adjusted Games Lost
it's time to once again present Football Outsiders' Adjusted Games Lost (AGL) totals for the recently completed season.

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