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Old 03-13-2013, 04:04 PM   #376
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I was on the fence about Jackson but why the hell not....get him and DRC or Nnamdi and just party until the season starts.

The awesome part is we still have some guys on the roster likely to be cut so there is money left (Mays, Kuper and Doom)
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Old 03-13-2013, 04:06 PM   #377
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Took a paycut for this.
tears of unfathomable sadness are delicious
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Old 03-13-2013, 04:07 PM   #378
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Can you imagine how pissed off Brady is about this after just taking massively less money so the team could sign and re-sign players? I can picture his face right now. Tom Brady's tears taste so sweet.

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Old 03-13-2013, 04:16 PM   #379
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Sigh. Why does the off season have to be so long?!
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Old 03-13-2013, 04:33 PM   #380
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John Elway must have been wearing his leather Fonzie jacket during negotiations today.
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Old 03-13-2013, 04:48 PM   #381
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I can't believe 2 years at 12 million got Welker when it took 5 years at 31 for Amendola.
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Old 03-13-2013, 04:49 PM   #382
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I know right! I would take the Wes deal all day!
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Old 03-13-2013, 04:50 PM   #383
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I'm sure everything that has needed to be said has been said, but just wanted to say "Hell yeah!!!!"

Go Broncos!!!
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Old 03-13-2013, 04:51 PM   #384
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The contract is much better than I thought it would be at 6min/year. Another good move by Elway.
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Old 03-13-2013, 04:54 PM   #385
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I wonder if Wes will be OCD targeted like he was in NE
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Old 03-13-2013, 04:57 PM   #386
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Completely disagree. It would be a matchup hell for the right senerios.
Agree here. Welker and Stokely are excellent at running routes and finding the open spot, moving the chains. Stokes will probably play again for minimum or slightly more and is better than any of our other 3rd or 4th WRs. Cut one or more of them and keep Stokes. We will definitely be drafting a WR somewhere along the way this year too.
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:03 PM   #387
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Elway is throwing down the punk card on the rest of the NFL.
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:37 PM   #388
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At least one that I saw was calling Kraft a cheapskate, so good to see SoCal posts on both boards.
I love how people like SoCal call owners who spend millions of $$$ on players cheapskates......people sure love to spend other people's money.
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:41 PM   #389
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Agree here. Welker and Stokely are excellent at running routes and finding the open spot, moving the chains. Stokes will probably play again for minimum or slightly more and is better than any of our other 3rd or 4th WRs. Cut one or more of them and keep Stokes. We will definitely be drafting a WR somewhere along the way this year too.
Keep Stokes as the 4th, and draft someone to be the 5th. We don't need Willis, Caldwell, or even either Tamme or Dreessen anymore. Keep one and let Green or Thomas fight for the #2.
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:45 PM   #390
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The problem with Welker and Stokley on the same roster is you probably don't want either playing special teams. I guess welker kind of returns kicks, but I don't see that happening with the broncos.
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:48 PM   #391
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:49 PM   #392
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Crazy that he only took 2 years/$12M. What the hell did the Pats do to piss him off that much?

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I love how people like SoCal call owners who spend millions of $$$ on players cheapskates......people sure love to spend other people's money.
Yep. Pat didn't spend a penny of other people's money on this did he:


Dude made promises he hasn't been keeping until just recently when he brought Elway back into the fold.

Good to see he's opened up the wallet, but acting like he was free with the cash when for the last decade the Broncos have been a top 10 cash revenue team and a bottom ten money spent team is just being naive.
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:49 PM   #393
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Agree here. Welker and Stokely are excellent at running routes and finding the open spot, moving the chains. Stokes will probably play again for minimum or slightly more and is better than any of our other 3rd or 4th WRs. Cut one or more of them and keep Stokes. We will definitely be drafting a WR somewhere along the way this year too.
A four receiver set with DT, Decker, Welker, and Stokley would be absolutely uncoverable. And the quick-reads with Welker and Stokley would mean blitzing would be all but pointless.
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:54 PM   #394
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The problem with Welker and Stokley on the same roster is you probably don't want either playing special teams. I guess welker kind of returns kicks, but I don't see that happening with the broncos.
haha he may be the "fair catch" punt returner replacement to Leonhard.
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:56 PM   #395
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Black and Wel-cker.
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Old 03-13-2013, 05:58 PM   #396
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haha he may be the "fair catch" punt returner replacement to Leonhard.
Yet another way he upgrades the team, because he could actually return it if he had to.
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Old 03-13-2013, 06:00 PM   #397
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Yup... but you do have to wonder... what the hell is Mays still doing on the team?
Mays might still get cut after the draft.....ya never know.
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Old 03-13-2013, 06:06 PM   #398
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I do wonder what'll happen with Doom. I hope they can figure out a way for him to stay.
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Old 03-13-2013, 06:08 PM   #399
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It's not looking good for Doom but who knows. We will know by saturday for sure though so no reason to sweat it out. Few more days and we will know what Elway is thinking at Dend. They may want to get bigger at that spot and Doomerville doesn't fit.
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Old 03-13-2013, 06:20 PM   #400
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Didn't he cost the Patriots the Super Bowl two years ago?
Yeah, just like Bobby Humphrey's fumble cost us SB XXIV.....just like Manning cost the Colts SB XLIV....really?
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