Originally Posted by Broncobiv
Sure, it's low risk for the Broncos. But what if he plays great? Then he's a free-agent and goes to the highest-bidding team, and Denver possibly loses him. Why not lock him up now? Just too much of a risk? Gotta take a chance sometime, I think.
Like Porter last year? It's a crapshoot. Plus, it gives the team cap flexibility. If he performs well, the Broncos could extend him and keep him anyway.