clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Denver Broncos tender exclusive-rights free agent Shelby Harris; others to be tendered next week

The Denver Broncos are tendering their exclusive-rights free agents as expected. Shelby Harris was first to be tendered on Friday.

NFL: Kansas City Chiefs at Denver Broncos Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports

On Friday, the Denver Broncos have tendered exclusive-rights free agent interior defensive lineman Shelby Harris for $705,000 and plan to tender the rest early next week prior to the start of the new league year on March 14th.

The deadline to submit tenders is 4:00 P.M. EST on March 14th when the new league year begins.

The remaining exclusive-rights free agents for the Broncos are inside linebackers Zaire Anderson and Jerrol Garcia-Williams, outside linebacker Joseph Jones, long snapper Casey Kreiter, defensive end Kyle Peko, wide receiver Jordan Taylor, and offensive tackle Elijah Wilkinson.

An exclusive-rights free agent, or ERFA, is a player with only one or two accrued seasons. Unlike restricted free agents, ERFA’s are not able to negotiate with other teams. Their rights are exclusive to the team that applies the tender. In short, the Broncos hold all of the cards.

Horse Tracks

Josh Allen preparing for NFL journey while holding on to his small-town roots
Josh Allen's hometown of Firebaugh, California, is never far from his mind.

If the quarterback fits, Denver Broncos should draft him
With a potentially rare quarterback class at the top of the draft board, which of the top prospects would be a fit for the Broncos?

Denver Broncos free agency capsule
After last year’s deflating draft class produced so little, Broncos need upgrades throughout roster but especially on offense.

Denver Broncos Owner's Son Avoids Jail In 100 MPH DUI Case
John Bowlen -- son of Broncos owner Pat Bowlen -- has cut a plea deal in his DUI case.

Half of Broncos’ original No Fly Zone secondary is gone
The Denver Broncos have lost half of their famous No Fly Zone secondary in less than a year.

NFL News

Why did the Cleveland Browns make 3 blockbuster trades?
The Browns went trade bananas Friday.

Seahawks release Richard Sherman. The Legion of Boom era is over
Sherman defined the most successful era in Seahawks history, but moving on is necessary for a team whose Legion of Boom years are in the rearview.

Jarvis Landry trade: Dolphins sent WR to Browns after franchise tag
Jarvis Landry is one of only three receivers in the NFL with at least 400 receptions since 2014.

Eagles trade WR Torrey Smith to Panthers for CB Daryl Worley
The cash-strapped Eagles free up $5 million in cap space with the move.

The new ‘Monday Night Football’ broadcast team won’t include Peyton Manning, per report
Joe Tessitore to replace Sean McDonough on NFL play-by-play at ESPN

NFL free agency 2018: The top 100 players and where they sign
The NFL’s annual free agent frenzy kicks off at the beginning of March. Keep track of who landed where with our handy list.

Price of a WR franchise tag is chasing teams away
A windfall of money for wide receivers in 2015 is still affecting the market three years later.