Despite the overwhelming advocacy in BroncosRealm, the franchise must not draft a quarterback. If the Broncos do, Case Keenum and the rest of us immediately will be suffering from Lame Duck Syndrome.Since the beginning of the combined NFL-AFL draft 51 years ago, the Broncos have possessed a pick-six four previous times, and this No. 5 is No. 5.Running back Floyd Little was selected sixth overall in 1967, tight end Riley Odoms fifth in 1972, guard Chris Hinton fourth in 1983, linebacker Mike Croel fourth in 1991 and linebacker Von Miller second in 2011.With apologies to Little, a Hall of Famer, and Miller, a future Hall of Famer, and Odoms, who was a four-time Pro Bowler and should be a Ring of Famer, and Croel (who spent four seasons with the Broncos without fame), the best of the bunch was Chris Hinton, who didn’t play a game with Denver.He was the main ingredient in the Broncos’ trade with the Colts for John Elway.At approximately 6:50 Thursday night, the Broncos’ player choice will be announced.Or will it?These are the prominent pick possibilities for the Broncos: quarterbacks Baker “World Famous” Mayfield, Sam Darnold and the two Joshes — Allen and Rosen; running back… Read full this story
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