Broncos take $85m hit to bring Russell Wilson’s Denver career to an early end

Denver Broncos suffer $85 million loss after ending Russell Wilson’s career prematurely in Denver The Broncos have announced they are cutting quarterback Russell Wilson from their roster, ending his unsuccessful stint in Denver. Wilson thanked the team and city in a statement, expressing excitement for the future. The move will cost the Broncos $85m in … Read more

Broncos to cut Wilson, take $85M dead money hit

Broncos release Wilson, absorb $85 million in dead money The Denver Broncos informed nine-time Pro Bowl quarterback Russell Wilson of their decision to release him after a tumultuous two-season run with the team. Wilson signed a five-year, $242.6 million deal with the Broncos two years ago but failed to lead the team to the playoffs. … Read more