Broncos 53-man roster projection post-minicamp edition – Denver Broncos News

Broncos 53-man roster projection post-minicamp edition – Denver Broncos News

We’re entering football’s dead zone as all teams have a month-plus break before returning for training camp in late July. The Broncos got better in the trenches, but the quarterback question still lingers. Here’s an educated projection of what the Broncos 53-man roster could look like once all the summer competition is over:

John Leyba, The Denver Post

Quarterbacks Paxton Lynch, left, and Trevor Siemian during the first day of Broncos minicamp Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

Quarterbacks (2)

Trevor Siemian, Paxton Lynch.

Why: Going light at quarterback allows the Broncos to go a little heavy on next three skill position groups and let Chad Kelly heal completely. Mike McCoy has gone with just two quarterbacks in the past.


Denver Broncos running back Jamaal Charles ...

John Leyba, The Denver Post

Denver Broncos running back Jamaal Charles (28) runs through drills during practice at mandatory mini camp on June 15, 2017 at Dove Valley.

Running backs/fullback (5)

C.J. Anderson, Devontae Booker, Jamaal Charles, De’Angelo Henderson, Andy Janovich.

Why: This entire group is led with, ‘if healthy…’ Anderson, Booker and Charles (ABC!) have the talent and versatility to be a top-end backfield. Henderson has proven himself too valuable to try to sneak onto the practice squad. McCoy will use a fullback so Janovich is safe, too.


Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas ...

John Leyba, The Denver Post

Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas (88) catches a pass during practice at mandatory mini camp on June 15, 2017 at Dove Valley.

Wide receivers (6)

Demaryius Thomas, Emmanuel Sanders, Carlos Henderson, Isaiah McKenzie, Cody Latimer, Jordan Taylor.

Why: The first four are virtual locks, leaving Latimer, the first…

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