With a special group of edge rushers and cornerbacks, the Denver Broncos already have the making for a potentially elite pass defense. The missing piece is increased depth among both units, which is why we went back to the tape to analyze some of the most intriguing contributors on the second unit and beyond.
Some of the following roster battles will determine who will make the 53-man roster, while others will actually have a significant impact on the field this year.
Early indications would suggest John Elway’s hit back-to-back jacks—not on the diamond as he could do in his youth, but in his two most recent rookie classes.
The 2019 Broncos are quickly taking form. Here's everything you need to know about the team heading into training camp.
Vic Fangio is synonymous with linebackers, building his reputation on coaching some of the best second-level units in recent NFL history. Fangio hasn’t just coached up great linebacking units, he’s built schemes around them, perfectly countering modern NFL attacks built around quick passes over the middle of the field, with rangy, athletic backers with high-end cover skills. Which is why…...
The Broncos picked Oregon linebacker Justin Hollins in the fifth round of the 2019 NFL Draft. Hollins primarily played 3-4 outside linebacker in college, so Denver’s decision to bring him in makes sense given the departures of Shane Ray and Shaq Barrett. But the Broncos are also giving Hollins a look at inside linebacker, a surprise that comes in the…...
John Elway stole the headlines during the 2019 draft. But was it successful? Will the big-time moves pan out?
With the 156th pick in the 2019 NFL Draft, the Denver Broncos selected Oregon outside linebacker, Justin Hollins. We break down the high upside do it all linebacker.