DB - Pensive Day of Packing - Chris Gentilviso
"The Broncos announced on Monday that four practice squad players were signed to future contracts. Running back Lance Ball, tight end Marquez Branson, guard Mitch Erickson and inside linebacker Braxton Kelley will all be added to Denver's roster at the conclusion of the 2009 NFL season in February."
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SF - Information From My Eyes - Ted Bartlett
"The first thing I’ll say is that despite all the hand-wringing about the Broncos quitting, I saw no evidence of that whatsoever. I saw some players have bad games, but nobody who appeared to be loafing...Broncos fans need to be honest with themselves, and understand that this is a talent problem, and not an effort problem."
NFP - The Monday Tavern - Mike Lombardi
"Washington: Mike Shanahan is in D.C. as expected, and his son Kyle will be following him in two weeks. Mike Zimmer of the Bengals is the name I hear most often for the defensive coordinator job." Wow, no Slowik? That's interesting...
NFP - Diner morning news: It’s time for the playoffs - Mike Lombardi
"This offseason will be a long one for the Broncos, but as long as they’re honest about where they are as a team, they can be legitimate playoff contenders in 2010. They must improve their offensive line and find a way to control the line of scrimmage before they can give real consideration to being a playoff team."