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Broncos already on better path now than 3 weeks ago

Almost two weeks into his tenure in Denver, Vance Joseph and his staff are off on the right foot.

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Good morning, Broncos Country!

The major pieces of Vance Joseph’s coaching staff are in place, and he nailed it.

The new Denver Broncos head coach has assembled a rock-star staff. No doubt for the names and resumes he got, but with the reputations that follow to the UCHealth Training Center.

As Adam Malnati and I opined on the latest Mile High Report Radio Podcast, a common theme has developed with Joseph and his staff: They fit the system to the players as opposed to forcing the players to fit the system. In other words, it’s the complete opposite of how Gary Kubiak and his offensive staff did things.

That’s reason enough to get excited about all of these moves and where the team is at this point. There’s no doubt Denver is better than it was three weeks ago.

But Broncos Country has seen first-hand evidence of how successful this philosophy is when it’s implemented. They saw it when Wade Phillips became the defensive coordinator two years ago. The Son of Bum fit his system to his players and look at the results. One of the greatest defenses in NFL history en route to a Super Bowl win.

That sets the bar high for this new staff, but that’s the expectations Pat Bowlen has had since he bought the organization. And there’s a belief that expectations bring out the best in people. That it forces them to be even better.

Almost two weeks into his tenure with the Broncos, and Joseph and his staff are off on the right foot. The next step is free agency that starts March 9, and it cannot get here fast enough.

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