AFC West draft grades: Broncos shine; Raiders surprise (Dan Parr, NFL.com)
Elway was just getting started, though. Coming back in Round 2 for Risner and Lock back-to-back? That's good value!
Elway on drafting Lock: 'You're always trying to find an answer to the quarterback position. You can't wait till you don't have one.' (Mike Klis, 9NEWS)
"We feel good about what we have in Drew and his ability over the next couple years to continue to grow and make some strides. Hopefully, he's that guy for the future.''
Broncos have focused free agency and the draft on fixing the offense (Jeff Legwold, ESPN.com) "I'm really at the point that we're going to take this thing one day at a time," Broncos president of football operations/general manager John Elway said. "Obviously, it's been disappointing the last couple years, and I'm excited about the new staff and the new players we do have, but it's one step at a time. I'm just kind of -- I don't want to get too far ahead, but I'm excited with the guys that we have. But again, as I said, this thing is one step at a time, so we'll keep it that way."
Wearing boots beat to snot, Broncos rookie Dalton Risner is going to kick tail in NFL (Mark Kiszla, Denver Post)
The boots on his feet are beat to snot, but every crack in the faded leather reveals more about Dalton Risner than all the tests at the NFL combine ever could. He's the steal of the draft, the best pick John Elway made for the Broncos in 2019.