There are players on the Denver Broncos roster who should see their role expand this season. The Broncos have lost key players in free agency, and they’ve added some new starters from the open market as well. However, there are players on the roster who will be asked to “step up” in new or expanded roles in 2016.
“I think there are always changes that happen with your football team. You have to adjust to those things. John [Elway] does a great job. There is nobody more competitive then what he does and putting this football team together. I’ll go back and continue to say the most important thing is we have a good football team.”
The Broncos have worked hard behind the scenes to compile the talent necessary to win a Super Bowl. With a championship in 2015, the Broncos now have to maintain the level of success the fans have become accustomed to over the last few seasons. To do that, the team will need players to move around and play in different spots. They’ll also need players to do more than they ever have with greater production and a larger workload.
In this article, we look at five Broncos on the roster with exciting upside in new or expanded roles.