Shutdown Corner is previewing all 32 teams as we get ready for the NFL season, counting down the teams one per day in reverse order of our initial 2016 power rankings. The Denver Broncos were a strange Super Bowl champion. The defense will go down among the great championship defenses in NFL history.
John Elway does not want to overpay Emmanuel Sanders, and the Pro Bowl receiver is not asking to be overpaid. “We’re trying to find that middle ground of saying, you know what, this is a fair deal for me and for the Denver Broncos. I said it from Day One — I’m not trying to break the bank. I want to be here,” Sanders recently told Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post. That’s good news for the Broncos, who have around $6.3 million in salary cap space. The team has enough room to give Sanders an extension, and both sides have spoken positively about negotiations. That’s a good sign that a deal will eventually get done. “We’re talking millions and millions of dollars that I can earn just by the game