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Denver Broncos' John Elway says no to Colin Kaepernick as backup QB option

1 month ago   |   By UPI

Denver Broncos president of football operations John Elway continues to leave the door open to bringing in a quarterback to compete for the backup job.
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'He had his chance': Elway says Broncos won't consider Kaepernick for No 2 role

'He had his chance': Elway says Broncos won't consider Kaepernick for No 2 role

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Broncos GM says team will not consider Kaepernick as backup Elway: QB ‘had his chance' in reference to aborted 2016 swap The Denver Broncos may be on the hunt for a veteran backup quarterback, but general manager John Elway said on Thursday that Colin Kaepernick will not be considered for the job. Quarterbacks Chad Kelly and Paxton Lynch are currently second and third on the depth chart behind starter Case Keenum, but Elway has not ruled out signing a veteran to play ahead of them. Related: Colin Kaepernick's name censored from song on Madden NFL 19 soundtrack
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Elway may be calling around for backup QB but no Kaepernick

Elway may be calling around for backup QB but no Kaepernick

1 month ago   |   By USA Today

Denver Broncos general manager John Elway is trying to determine if he has his backup quarterback on his roster
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John Elway on Chad Kelly: He deserves a chance to play with the twos

1 month ago   |   By Pro Football Talk

Earlier this week, John Elway wouldn't guarantee the Broncos will stand pat at backup quarterback. The Broncos aren't going to sign Colin Kaepernick, and they might not sign anyone if Chad Kelly continues to progress. Kelly, who missed his rookie season with a wrist injury, gets a chance to convince the Broncos not to make
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Elway on if Broncos would sign Kaepernick: ‘Colin had his chance'

1 month ago   |   By Sportsnet

Despite the Denver Broncos ‘ depth issues at quarterback, John Elway says the team won't be signing Colin Kaepernick to back up Case Keenum.
“We offered him a contract. He didn't take it,” Elway told reporters when asked if Kaepernick was an option for Denver. “And as I said at my deposition, and I don't know if I'm legally able to say this, but he had his chance to be here. He passed it.”
John Elway's full response when I asked if Colin Kaepernick would be a viable candidate as a backup quarterback if the Broncos look outside for a QB2 pic.twitter.com/vnwDYmt2ez
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Broncos won't consider Colin Kaepernick

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarker

The Broncos may be on the lookout for quarterback help, but they won't be calling Colin Kaepernick. The polarizing athlete will not be in consideration for Denver, GM John Elway told reporters on Thursday (Twitter link via Lindsay Jones of USA Today). “He had a chance to be here, he passed on it,” Elway said.The Broncos and 49ers discussed a possible Kaepernick trade at length in 2016, but the deal was nixed when the QB refused to trim $5M from his '16 cap number and take additional pay cuts in future seasons. Kaepernick lost the camp competition to Blaine Gabbert, but regained his...
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John Elway: Colin Kaepernick rejected his one Broncos chance

John Elway: Colin Kaepernick rejected his one Broncos chance

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Colin Kaepernick hasn't been given an opportunity by an NFL team since the end of the 2016 season, and the Broncos aren't going to be the team to break the trend that's led to the quarterback's collusion grievance against the league. Though Denver is in the market for a backup quarterback, general manager John Elway...
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John Elway on Kaepernick: He had his chance to be here

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarker

Now that former first-round pick Paxton Lynch has been relegated to No. 3 quarterback duties, there's a chance the Denver Broncos might look to the free agent market for a backup to Case Keenum heading into the 2018 season.Second-year signal caller Chad Kelly looked good in the preseason opener, but it's too early to tell whether GM John Elway and Co. are comfortable relying on him as a primary backup.If the Broncos do indeed look outside the organization for a quarterback, don't expect them to target the embattled Colin Kaepernick.In talking to reporters about the possibility of signing...
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John Elway: Colin Kaepernick 'had his chance' with Broncos and 'passed' on contract offer

John Elway: Colin Kaepernick 'had his chance' with Broncos and 'passed' on contract offer

1 month ago   |   By USA Today

John Elway said the Broncos won't be giving Colin Kaepernick a shot after a 2016 trade attempt didn't pan out.
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John Elway says Kaepernick ‘had his chance' with Broncos

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarker

The Denver Broncos appear to be having quarterback troubles once again this offseason, and some have raised the possibility that they could add another veteran before the season. On Thursday, John Elway made it clear that Colin Kaepernick will not be considered if the team goes that route.The Broncos are one of the teams that has been linked to Kaepernick in the past, and a reporter asked Elway about the possibility of bringing the free agent in. Elway decided to address the situation head-on by revealing that the Broncos offered the QB a contract and he turned it down. As Ian Rapoport of...
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Broncos won't consider Colin Kaepernick as backup QB option

1 month ago   |   By Pro Football Talk

Broncos General Manager John Elway said this week that the team may look outside the organization for a backup quarterback option. If they do, it won't be Colin Kaepernick. “He had a chance to be here, he passed on it,” Elway said, via Lindsay Jones of USA Today. Elway said on Thursday that he said
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John Elway: Colin Kaepernick 'Had His Chance to Be Here,' Was Offered Contract

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Denver Broncos general manager John Elway said Thursday that free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick had an opportunity to sign with the team. According to NFL Network's James Palmer , Elway said, " Colin had his chance to be here...
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Elway not interested in Kaepernick as backup: He 'had his chance to be here'

1 month ago   |   By TheScore

Despite having the unproven duo of Paxton Lynch and Chad Kelly as the Denver Broncos' backup quarterbacks, general manager John Elway made it clear Tuesday his team has no interest in again pursuing Colin Kaepernick. "Colin had his chance to be here," said Elway, according to Nicki Jhabvala of The Athletic. "We offered him a contract. He passed it." Denver had interest in Kaepernick leading up to the 2016 season, but a trade with the San Francisco 49ers couldn't be completed because the quarterback wouldn't accept a pay cut. More to come. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All...
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