The Broncos drafted DeMarcus Walker in the second round, but he's been inactive for the majority of his two-year career.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — This is not what the Broncos envisioned when they spent a second-round pick on DeMarcus Walker in 2017. After ranking second in the nation in sacks his senior year in college, Walker has produced just one sack in two years as a pro. Even worse, he's not even getting the chance to produce more. After playing sparingly...
Riding a mile high after their 24-17 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, the Broncos were brought back down to earth as they were hit hard with bad news on the injury front Monday.
In the rehearsal game that is the third preseason matchup, the Denver Broncos showed some flashes of what could be, unleashing several creative pass rushing formations with three edge rushers on the field at once, also known as NASCAR formations.
Depth charts don’t always tell the full story. Thus, on the day the team released their first depth chart, here’s how things are stacking up on the field.
Entering camp, the right guard position was up for grabs with the two major contestants being Menelik Watson and Connor McGovern.
The Broncos could realistically have six regular contributors from the 2017 draft class this upcoming season. A huge upgrade from last year.
The 2017 Denver Broncos pass defense was still a top-five unit in the NFL, but there’s been something missing the past two seasons in attacking the pass up front. Looking at the stats, one area in which Denver wasn’t a top unit was in rushing the passer, where the 33 sacks the ‘D’ generated was only 22nd best in the…
Of the eight rookies on the roster last year, only Garett Bolles started a single game. Even with that, there is still hope for that class moving forward.
Last year, Joe Woods had a “level one” defense. This year, with the addition of Bradley Chubb, he’s ramping it up to “level two.”
At the end of April, Elway gave an honest assessment of his 2017 draft class through his actions in the 2018 draft.
Football hasn’t even taken the field for the first time in the NFL’s 2018 new league year, but the Denver Broncos are already laying the foundation for what the team will look like.