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Broncos, Briefly: Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Posted Mar 6, 2018

A quick look at the recent buzz on the Denver Broncos.

Broncos prepare to find quarterback with free agency a week away (Troy Renck, KMGH)
The NFL divides into two categories: those teams with good quarterbacks and those without. For more than two decades of John Elway, Peyton Manning, a dose of Jake Plummer and a breathtaking cameo by Tim Tebow, the Broncos lived among the uppercrust. They won AFC West titles, conference championships and three Super Bowls. 

NFL salary cap jumps to $177.2 million for 2018 (Nicki Jhabvala, Denver Post)
The NFL notified all 32 teams on Monday that the 2018 salary cap will be set at $177.2 million, a 6.1 percent increase over last year’s cap of $167 million.

Colorado’s JK Scott, among draft’s top punters, has had whirlwind path to NFL draft (Nick Kosmider, Denver Post)
Scott, a high-IQ athlete who can solve a Rubik’s Cube in about the time it takes for one of his punts to soar down the field, understands the odds he’s facing.

Signing Kirk Cousins would give Broncos more options with No. 5 pick (Jeff Legwold, ESPN.com)
They would be in a position where the best player available might actually be the best player in the draft.

NFL Combine winners, losers: Saquon Barkley, Josh Allen create big buzz (Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz, USA Today)
The immediate impact the NFL scouting combine makes on a prospect's stock can be difficult to discern, but there were plenty of eye-opening performances this year in Indianapolis.