As the season quickly approaches, the Denver Broncos are working hard to bring things together at training camp. The circumstances of this year have made things much more difficult for players, coaches and members of the front office.
There aren’t any preseason games to put things together, which can lead to some sloppy play to start the season. Not having exhibition matches to solve the problems is a big blow.
However, the training camp must continue and there are players who are taking advantage of it. It’s a must if they want to earn a spot on the roster, or supremacy on the depth map, or even a starting role.
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Not all players make the most of the chances they have, which will be the fatal blow to their prospects. The lack of preseason games makes training mistakes even harder for coaches to forgive.
A pass here or a missed mission there, and bam! You find yourself a free agent on September 5 when the NFL teams downsized by 53 players.
Denver must find solutions to some positions and answers to others. in the video above, we take a look at five players who are making the most of the opportunities they have been given.
Some of these players aren’t necessarily fighting for a spot on the roster, but might be fighting for a bigger role on the squad instead. Whether the battle is for their NFL career or for a starting position, these five Broncos are making the most of it.
In a Perfect World, Denver needs every player and with a few days of camp to go, those players need to maintain the momentum they’ve built.
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