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2021 Denver Broncos free-agent tracker

The new league year is nearly upon us, and when it arrives, so too will the 2021 free-agency period. See below for a summary of the Broncos' free agents and to follow along as we regularly update this page with the team's reported moves, as well as those for players who find new homes.

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Reported free-agent additionsPrevious team
CB Ronald DarbyWashingtonAgreed to terms
RB Mike BooneMinnesotaAgreed to terms
CB Kyle FullerChicagoAgreed to terms
DL Shamar StephenMinnesotaBroncos agree to terms with Stephen
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Trade acquisitionsPrevious team
QB Teddy BridgewaterCarolinaDetails: Broncos agree to trade for Bridgewater
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Franchise tagged
S Justin SimmonsSimmons signs four-year contract
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Team option^2021 team
S Kareem JacksonDenverBroncos re-sign Jackson to one-year deal
OLB Von MillerDenverBroncos picking up Miller's option

^Note: Players whose options are declined effectively become unrestricted free agents when the league year begins at 2 p.m MT on March 17.

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Unrestricted free agents2021 team
OLB Jeremiah AttaochuChicagoBears sign Attaochu to one-year deal
CB De'Vante Bausby
OLB Anthony Chickillo
T Demar Dotson
DE Shelby HarrisDenverAgreed to terms on three-year deal
LB Joe JonesTampa BayBuccaneers sign Joe Jones
S Will ParksKansas CityChiefs signing Will Parks
DE DeMarcus WalkerHoustonTexans sign DeMarcus Walker
OL Elijah WilkinsonChicagoBears sign Wilkinson to one-year deal
DL Sylvester Williams
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Exclusive rights free agents
T Calvin AndersonReceived tender from Broncos
S Trey MarshallReceived tender from Broncos
WR/PR/KR Diontae SpencerSigned tender from Broncos
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Restricted free agents*2021 team
TE Jake Butt
LB Austin Calitro
TE Troy Fumagalli
ILB Alexander JohnsonReceived second-round tender from Broncos
RB Phillip LindsayHoustonReports: Lindsay to join Texans
WR Tim PatrickReceived second-round tender from Broncos
CB Kevin Toliver II

*Note: Restricted free agents who do not receive qualifying offers before the start of the 2021 league year (by 2 p.m. MT on March 17) effectively become unrestricted free agents.

When free agency officially begins on March 17, the Broncos will aim to add a new crop of talented players to their roster. The goal every year is to add Pro Bowl caliber players to the roster, and the Broncos have done that often during their free-agent history. Before free agency gets underway, we're taking a look back at the team's previous unrestricted free agent signings — and a few players who were released and chose to call Denver home.

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