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DeMarcus Walker wants to sack Tom Brady more than any quarterback

The Broncos second-round pick in the NFL Draft sure knows how to endear himself to the fans and teammates.

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Good morning, Broncos Country!

There was ample reason reason to love DeMarcus Walker as soon as he was chosen by the Denver Broncos.

One could make the argument he’s the best pass rusher in the 2017 NFL Draft, and they would have a great case. Walker led the nation in sacks over the last two seasons. And when you put him in the Broncos defense with the other quality pass rushers, it’s exciting to mull over the possibilities.

The way Walker dominates on the inside and outside, he could serve as the replacement for Malik Jackson. I asked the question in a column after the pick, why was there so much gap between Myles Garrett and Walker? As the stats, highlights and quotes from Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher show, that’s how good Walker is.

That was enough love this addition, then Walker told the Denver media the quarterback he wants to sack the most is Tom Brady. That’s how you endear yourself to the fanbase and the locker room. Though Walker will have to beat the likes of Von Miller and Shane Ray if he wants to hit the New England Patriots quarterback. Let the games begin.

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