The Broncos’ protection suffered a large blow on Saturday of their win towards the Cowboys. Jonas Griffith, a starter on the Denver protection left the sport with an elbow harm.

The harm got here on the second play of the sport. Griffith instantly went down on the play and was visibly in loads of ache. He would go away the sport and wouldn't return.

The harm to Griffith is a trigger for concern as a result of depth of starter expertise on the place. Behind him, the Broncos have Alex Singleton who they introduced in throughout NFL Free Company.

Singleton has prior expertise as a starter, the place he began eight video games for the Philadelphia Eagles in 2021. Different linebackers on the roster embrace Justin Strnad, Barrington Wade, and Kana’i Mauga

Final month, the Broncos hosted veteran LB Joe Schobert for a go to and will probably look into bringing him into the constructing once more if Griffith misses any important period of time.

The Broncos’ security depth is in good fingers behind starters Justin Simmons and Kareem Jackson. Throughout Saturday’s win, P.J. Locke and Caden Sterns demonstrated their functionality of working the Denver protection on the backend of the secondary.

Halfway by the primary quarter, the Cowboys confronted a 4th and a couple of in Denver territory. Cowboys quarterback Cooper Rush tried to focus on rookie receiver Jalen Tolbert, however Locke learn the route immediately, leaping it for an interception.

Locke’s robust offseason work continues to repay and will propel him into a major position on protection this season. The third-year security would end the sport with one interception and one cross defensed.

Brandon Johnson, Seth Williams, and Kendall Hinton every had massive performs offensively, serving to lay declare to a possible spot on the roster.

Because it stands, Courtland Sutton, Jerry Jeudy, KJ Hamler, and Montrell Washington look like roster locks.