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2016 NFL Draft results: Broncos trade up for quarterback Paxton Lynch

With the 26th pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Denver Broncos select

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In the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, the Denver Broncos traded up with the Seattle Seahawks for quarterback Paxton Lynch.

As you all know, I love this pick. I have been banging the table for Lynch for the past month and couldn't be more thrilled for it to happen.

Lynch is a great fit for Gary Kubiak's offense. He has a cannon for an arm, elite athleticism, and will compete for the starting job right away. He is incredibly raw so the Broncos will need to keep it simple for him early on. Run the ball, let the defense do their thing and put Lynch in good situations.

I love this pick, and the Broncos finally have their Franchise quarterback for year's to come.

What's your take, Broncos Country?

Broncos 2016 Draft Picks
Rd Pk Player Pos Ht Wt College Scouting Report
1 26 Paxton Lynch QB 6'7" 245 Memphis Scouting Report on Paxton Lynch
2 63 Adam Gotsis DT/DE 6'4" 287 Georgia Tech Scouting Report on Adam Gotsis
3 98 Justin Simmons S 6'2" 202 Boston College Scouting Report on Justin Simmons
4 136 Devontae Booker RB


219 Utah Coming Soon...
5 144 Connor McGovern G 6'4" 306 Missouri Coming Soon...
6 176 Andy Janovich FB 6'1" 238 Nebraska Coming Soon...
6 219 Will Parks S 6'1" 194 Arizona Coming Soon...
7 228 Riley Dixon P 6'4" 221 Syracuse Coming Soon...


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