Skip to main content
  1. Sports
  2. General Sports

Denver Broncos sign DeMarcus Ware to bolster defensive line

See also

The Denver Broncos continue to make a splash on day two of free agency. According to CBS Sports on March 12, the Broncos have signed the former Dallas Cowboys defensive end to a three-year, $30 million deal.

The signing comes just a day after Ware was released by the Cowboys. The Cowboys all-time sack leader was immediately linked with the Broncos soon after his release and on Wednesday he officially became a member of the Broncos.

The deal is not surprising, however, the amount and length of the deal is. Out of the $30 million, $20 million is guaranteed and at 31, three years may be taking a risk for a player that has already shown some decline in game. Despite that, the move positions the Broncos into Super Bowl favorite as the team has addressed their needs by signing Ware, along with cornerback Aqib Talib and safety T.J. Ward.

A tandem of Ware and Von Miller should present a problem for opposing AFC quarterbacks. Health, of course, is the key ingredient to the Broncos defense being the force it looks to be on the field.

Subscribe to the Springfield Sports Examiner.

Follow the Springfield Sports Examiner on Twitter.

“Like” the Springfield Sports Examiner Facebook fan page.



  • David Price rumors
    Should the bottom-dwelling Tampa Bay Rays trade or keep pitching ace David Price?
    MLB Rumors
  • Maria Kirilenko slideshow
    Feast your eyes on the former fiance of Alex Ovechkin: The newly-single Maria Kirilenko
    20 Photos
  • Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen has Alzheimer's disease, will step down
    NFL News
  • Sam responds to Dungy
    Michael Sam has the perfect response to Tony Dungy's controversial comments
    NFL News
  • Bella wardrobe malfunction
    Sexy diva Nikki Bella suffers wardrobe malfunction during WWE show
    Fight Sports
  • LeBron gives cupcakes
    LeBron James sends cupcakes to neighbors after press overtakes neighborhood
    Food & Drink