A not-so-brief recap of the Broncos’ months-long search for their next starting quarterback.
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NFL reporter Cameron Wolfe analyzes how Broncos quarterbacks Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch played in the Broncos third preseason game Saturday night.
Rookie quarterback Paxton Lynch likely will jump up the Broncos’ depth chart Saturday in a preseason dress rehearsal against the Los Angeles Rams in Denver, playing as Denver’s No. 2 behind starter Trevor Siemian.
When the Broncos host the Rams on Saturday, most eyes will be glued to Trevor Siemian as he takes the lead in the quarterback battle. But the performance and continued progress of Lynch might have greater implications as the competition nears its end.
It’s been said before and will be said again (because this is the last time it can be said), Saturday’s game against the Los Angeles Rams is the “dress rehearsal” for Week 1 against the Carolina Panthers.
Trevor Siemian’s style is a stark contrast to that of Lynch and veteran Mark Sanchez, and it has only added to the intrigue as the race to become the starter drags on deep into the preseason.
Sure, the quarterback quagmire with Mark Sanchez, Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch is the biggest issue for the reigning Super Bowl champions. But it’s hardly the only one.
NFL reporter Cameron Wolfe analyzes how Broncos quarterbacks Trevor Siemian, Mark Sanchez and Paxton Lynch played in the second preseason game Saturday night.
Lynch connected with tight end John Phillips for an 8-yard touchdown pass in the third quarter of Saturday’s preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers.
As Broncos coach Gary Kubiak continues to evaluate the trio with the hope of sifting out his starter for Saturday and beyond, the new faces on the other side of the ball put the level of play into context.