Tag: Virgil Green
The selection of Troy Fumgalli gives the Broncos an immediate red-zone threat and more depth at tight end.
Which tight ends are the best options for the Denver Broncos this offseason? Martellus Bennett leads the pack.
Tight end Virgil Green, who played seven seasons with the Broncos, will sign with the Los Angeles Chargers.
The Broncos need a serviceable tight end at a rate that they can afford, and they might be able to pick one up in free agency.
While the Broncos' offensive unit as a whole struggled between the trio of quarterbacks, the tight end position was once again a glaring weakness for the team.
It's a question that rarely needs to be answered for the Denver Broncos: what does a team who is not making the playoffs have left to play for?
A.J. Derby led all Broncos' tight ends in catches (19), yards (224) and touchdowns (2). Now, he's out of a job.
The aforementioned trio of Virgil Green, Jeff Heuerman and A.J. Derby have been a major disappointment for the Broncos for the majority of 2017.
The Broncos, who had only two touchdowns from the tight end position last season, matched last season's total on A.J. Derby's highlight-reel play -- in Game 4.
The game was supposed to be about if the Broncos could stop Ezekiel Elliott. It became about if the Cowboys could stop Trevor Siemian and C.J. Anderson.