#23: Shane Ray, ER, Missouri

Discuss the Broncos’ 1st round selection, acquired in a trade from Detroit that sent Manny Ramirez to the Lions, as well as two 5th round picks, one each in 2015 and 2016.

Broncos Draft Preview, Part 3: Day 2 (Rounds 2 and 3)

Today we’re back with a look at Day 2 of the draft (Friday, May 1), which I think in many ways is more exciting than Day 1. The picks move faster, there’s 2 rounds instead of 1, and there’s still enough talent on the board for the Broncos to have a chance of finding players that will have an immediate impact. I love restacking the board following round 1, as there are always some surprises that slip through to Day 2. Then teams have all night to regroup and restrategize. Man, I would love to be in that war room. Continue reading Broncos Draft Preview, Part 3: Day 2 (Rounds 2 and 3)

Do the Broncos (and Seahawks) have one high advantage in acquiring players?

As you may have heard by now from various sources, blue chip draft prospect Shane Ray was cited for possession of marijuana early today.  By itself, this news wouldn’t have triggered me to make a post on this, but a tweet just fired off by Lindsay Jones got me thinking a bit:

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