NFL Free Agency 2015: Grades For all 32 Teams

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Jan 11, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws a pass during the NFL divisional playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts at Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium. The Colts defeated the Broncos 24-13. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

The Sun is setting on the great career of quarterback Peyton Manning but the Broncos treated free agency like he’s in his prime. They let too many really good players go so they can tkeep him. And even in his prime, he’s known best for coming up short once he gets into the playoffs.

Brought in:

  • G Shelley Smith
  • TE Owen Daniels
  • DE/DT Vance Walker


  • ILB Steven Johnson
  • CB Tony Carter
  • S Virgil Green


  • S Rahim Moore
  • TE Julius Thomas
  • NT Terrance Knighton
  • G/OT Orlando Franklin

Grade: D-

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