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ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting the Broncos have re-signed defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson. He is a solid player. The team is still interested in Jacksonville’s Terrance Knighton. The Denver Post reports the Broncos and pass-rusher Elvis Dumervil aUpvote Share Tweet
Broncos keep Vickersonprofootballtalk.com Mar 12, 2013The Broncos are keeping one of their own. Defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson has agreed to terms to remain with the team. The Broncos announced the move earlier tonight. Vickerson has spent the last three seasons in Denver. He previously played for theUpvote Share TweetThere is no doubt the Oakland Raiders are in a tough spot. For the second straight year the Raiders are facing a tough salary-cap situation because of wild, irresponsible spending by the previous regime. The result is a second year of tough decisions. A…Upvote Share TweetWe reported over the weekend, which feels like it was a year ago, that the Broncos are interested in running back Rashard Mendenhall. Interest could soon become something more. Per a league source, the Broncos are likely to add the former first-round pi…Upvote Share Tweetdenverpost.com Mar 12, 2013The Broncos re-signed Kevin Vickerson, just a couple hours after the defensive tackle entered the free-agent market.Upvote Share TweetPeyton Manning knows where his paycheck is coming from and the Denver Broncos know who their quarterback will be for the next two years.Upvote Share TweetThe Denver Broncos' championship window will be open at least as long as Peyton Manning is the same Peyton Manning we saw last season. The best way to squeeze a few extra years out of the franchise quarterback is to protect him well, and the Broncos hav…Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Broncos prep for post-Dumervil eraThe Denver Post reports the Broncos likely won’t cut pass-rusher Elvis Dumervil until a replacement is secured. And many are considering former Indianapolis Colts pass-rusher Dwight Freeney as the top candidate to replace Dumervil. The newspaper also reUpvote Share Tweet
Broncos don't figure to see any compensatory draft picks this go-rounddenverpost.com Mar 12, 2013One of the great mysteries in the NFL is the exact formula for compensatory draft picks. Even longtime salary-cap gurus say they aren't exactly sure how the math gets done.Upvote Share Tweet
Manning, Freeney reunion becoming more likelyprofootballtalk.com Mar 12, 2013Last month, when very-soon-to-be former Colts linebacker Dwight Freeney joined PFT Live, he said that Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning already had been recruiting Freeney to return to the defensive end position in Denver’s 4-3 defense. The comment madUpvote Share Tweet
Broncos part with troubled linebacker WilliamsThe Denver Broncos have parted ways with versatile but vexing linebacker D.J. Williams.Upvote Share Tweet
Don Banks: Despite losses, sky isn't falling on Vikings, Ravens; more Snap…Mar 12Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we digest Tuesday's dizzying comings and goings in the NFL as free agency cranks to life...
Peter King: Wallace makes sense in Miami no matter the cost; mailMar 12I hate Mike Wallace in Miami at $13 million a year.
St. Louis Rams keep DE William Hayes with 3-year deal -- sourceMar 12The St. Louis Rams re-signed defensive end William Hayes to a three-year, $10.5 million deal that includes $5.75 million in guarantees, a source told ESPN.com's John Clayton.
2013 NFL Free Agency -- Desperate for wide receiversMar 12After the Niners and Seahawks shook up the NFC West, wide receivers could go fast in free agency, writes John Clayton.