According to 9NEWS Denver’s Mike Klis, the Denver Broncos have released backup quarterback Kevin Hogan as they trim their roster down to 53 players.
Surpise: Broncos have cut QB Kevin Hogan, per source. #9sports— Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) August 31, 2019
He seemed like the favorite for the job, but his release likely means a trade is likely in play for a backup quarterback. Rookie Drew Lock will be out for awhile due to injury and Brett Rypien is likely a Practice Squad guy so a trade makes sense.
Stay tuned to Mile High Report for more on this developing story.