Inside the Denver Broncos’ Roster: The Cornerbacks

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Published: July 18, 2009

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... Elway.

21 years later, they traded for the greatest cornerback of all-time, and there is no argument about it.

In 2004, the Denver Broncos unloaded running back Clinton Portis to the Washington Redskins in exchange for cornerback Champ Bailey and a second-round draft pick, which turned out to be the Broncos' most recent 1,000-yard rusher in Tatum Bell.

That is what they call in the business industry a "steal."

To begin the preview of the Broncos' cornerback unit, I would like to offer a disclaimer:

The following statements I am about to make are not to disrespect Oakland Raiders cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha in any way, shape, or form. He is an excellent player with superb abilities, size, and athleticism, and I would welcome him to the Mile High City any day with open arms.

Despite the picture ESPN or NFL Network may be trying to paint, the title of "NFL's best cornerback" belongs to Denver's own Champ Bailey, no doubt about it.

If you ...

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Inside the Denver Broncos’ Roster: The Cornerbacks

By
for NFLSportChannel.com

Published: July 18, 2009

commentComment         Print This Post Print This Post

... Elway.

21 years later, they traded for the greatest cornerback of all-time, and there is no argument about it.

In 2004, the Denver Broncos unloaded running back Clinton Portis to the Washington Redskins in exchange for cornerback Champ Bailey and a second-round draft pick, which turned out to be the Broncos' most recent 1,000-yard rusher in Tatum Bell.

That is what they call in the business industry a "steal."

To begin the preview of the Broncos' cornerback unit, I would like to offer a disclaimer:

The following statements I am about to make are not to disrespect Oakland Raiders cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha in any way, shape, or form. He is an excellent player with superb abilities, size, and athleticism, and I would welcome him to the Mile High City any day with open arms.

Despite the picture ESPN or NFL Network may be trying to paint, the title of "NFL's best cornerback" belongs to Denver's own Champ Bailey, no doubt about it.

If you ...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - NFL
Article Source: BleacherReport.com


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