ENGLEWOOD, Colo. —With the 106th-pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, the Broncos selected Iowa linebacker Josey Jewell.
Jewell, the 2017 Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year and an All-American, was the top remaining linebacker prospect on the board and one of the top overall players available.
The 6-foot-1, 234-player joins Todd Davis, Brandon Marshall, Zaire Anderson and Jerrol Garcia-Williams at inside linebacker.
Jewell played in 12 games during his senior season at Iowa and finished the year with 132 tackles, 13.5 tackles for loss and 4.5 sacks. He also recorded two interceptions and a forced fumble.