Apologies for the late Tracks, but my weekend starts today. Not much from the DP this morning. If you're celebrating a holiday today or this weekend or both, be safe and enjoy! If not, then just have a great weekend!
DP - Denver's sports teams are feeling the economic crunch.
DB - KOA spoke with Josh McDaniels last week, and here is the second part of a transcription by Mike Rice. Here was the first installment.
DB - Jim Saccomano offers some numbers and brief reflections from Broncos drafts past.
DB - You can submit questions for Brian Dawkins, and those he responds to will appear on Broncos.com next Thursday.
IN - Drew Litton reflects the feelings of some of our fellow fans about the Orton trade.
NFL - The 2009 NFL season schedule will be announced at 7pm EST on Tuesday.
NFP - Wes Bunting ranks his top zone-block linemen, third-down backs, possession- and slot receivers.
KCS - Adam Teicher profiles Monty Beisel in his return to the Chefs. Here is a video interview with Beisel, if you truly care that much.
SFG - David White interviews Raiders special teams ace Isaiah Ekejiuba.
NFL - Buffalo is reportedly shopping punt returner extraordinaire Roscoe Parrish. Meanwhile, the Bills signed guard Seth McKinney, formerly of the Browns.
NFP - Matt Bowen takes a look across the AFC landscape.
NFP - Bowen also looks at the offseason of Jay Cutler's new team.
CST - Apparently, Cutler can still earn his $100,000 workout bonus from the Bears.
USA - Jarrett Bell wonders if the Bears will start chucking it.
Y! - Jason Cole examines the lower end of the spectrum in the rookie salary debate.
SI - The Niners are apparently taking player evaluations to a new low.
FOX - Peter Schrager answers some questions about the draft, including a couple involving the Broncos.
NFL - Steve Wyche measures his top-10 offensive tackles for the draft.
NFLN - Meanwhile, Mike Mayock offers his top-5 tackles.
CBS - Frank Cooney takes a look at the top running backs and fullbacks entering the draft.
SI - Don Banks foresees the Broncos selecting DE Everette Brown and DT Peria Jerry in his latest mock draft.
CBS - Clark Judge examines the Packers' draft needs.
FOX - The Bucs are on the clock in FOX's segment.
ESPN Insider - Here' Mel Kiper's 4-round mock draft. As others have posted on MHR, here were his picks for Denver...
12 - DE Tyson Jackson
18 - DE Everette Brown
48 - DT Ron Brace
79 - CB Asher Allen
84 - WR Louis Murphy
114 - S Chip Vaughn