Broncos’ John Elway Explains Emmanuel Sanders’ Trade To 49ers For Two 2020 Picks
The Denver Broncos this week traded Emmanuel Sanders and a fifth-round pick to the San Francisco 49ers for a third and fourth-round pick in the 2020 NFL Draft.John Elway — the president of team operations for the Denver Broncos — on Tuesday addressed his decision to trade Sanders, which came after a five-catch, 60-yard performance on Sunday.“I think eventually with what happened after the Tennessee game [a 16-0 victory] and where we were and with the value we were getting for him, we decided it was the best thing for our team to trade Emmanuel,” Elway said to a news conference.In the game agai...
Denver Broncos Veterans Approve Of Team Trading For Joe Flacco; NFL Fans Roast John Elway On Twitter
When the Denver Broncos made the move to trade for Joe Flacco this week, it certainly shook things up a little bit in the NFL. Flacco has been struggling for the past couple of seasons, ranking in some of the bottom percentages of the league. Fans and members of the media didn’t understand the trade and it’s believed by many Case Keenum was a better quarterback for the team.Broncos Land Joe FlaccoWhat stands out the most to the majority of general managers trying to sign Flacco is his QBR (Quarterback Rating), which ranked 34th out of 35 in the NFL for the past couple of years. With QBR being ...