Did the Broncos road to the postseason just get more difficult?

Sep 8, 2016; Denver, CO, USA; Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Broncos defeated the Panthers 21-20. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

The Denver Broncos potential road to the postseason just got a bit more difficult.

On Sunday, the New England Patriots signed former NFL MVP quarterback Cam Newton to a one-year deal. A quarterback that Denver is well familiar with.

Denver is scheduled to play the New England Patriots and their new signal-caller Newton on October 11th.

Broncos Blitz podcast host Ronnie Kohrt goes over the signing on the latest podcast and discusses how it affects the Broncos, short and long term.

Kohrt also goes over a big day for a franchise piece and the impact that he had on the franchise brand.