Pritchard & Cecil – 04/13/2018 – Pritchard & Cecil live in studio. Friday’s show the guys talk about some sleepers in the draft, which players are rising up draft boards as the draft approaches in about two weeks and possible alternate draft strategy for the Broncos.
Hour one Pritchard & Cecil talk about draft prospects and which players stand out from the rest of the pack. Mike Pritchard says who the best player in this draft is and why he believes this player is the best in the draft. Do the Broncos have a chance to get him though? Cecil is worried the Giants will take him at two overall. The guys go back & forth and debate where this player might go and what the Broncos might have to do in order to draft this player. Also, Cecil Lammey has his sleeper of the draft. Is he on the Broncos board? How/What round is the best to pick this sleeper? The guys go through that and much more as the NFL Draft approaches in just under two weeks.
Also, Mike Pritchard is not falling for the banana in the tailpipe. This is the season of lies as Mike Pritchard explains why you can’t trust a lot of what’s coming out of NFL front offices right now. Pritchard & Cecil go back & forth with that topic as well as some other Broncos draft topics as the Broncos hold the fifth overall pick.
Hour two Pritchard & Cecil talk about the Broncos needing to try to avoid overrated players in the draft this year. Cecil Lammey gives his lost of guys that are slightly overrated in his mind. Mike Pritchard weighs in on these players and the guys then jump into some players moving forward that the Broncos can look at in the 2018 draft. The guys look at CU corner back Isaiah Oliver and where he might be drafted and if he would be a fit for the Denver Broncos. Pritchard & Cecil also get into trying to find some value at the tackle position in the draft.
Plus, the guys talk about wide receiver Dez Bryant being released by the Dallas Cowboys today according to multiple reports. The guys break down why it was a good move the Broncos didn’t take Bryant when they had the chance to draft him a number of years ago.
Hour three Pritchard & Cecil talk about some different draft strategy for the Broncos and if there’s a scenario that the Broncos could move back in the draft to get more picks in the first round. The guys look at which teams might be willing to move up in the draft and give up their two first round picks. The guys break that down and look at the positives and negatives of what that move would do for the Broncos. Mike Pritchard explains why the Broncos have no reason to move back in the draft in his opinion. Cecil Lammey debates that and talks about his own draft board and who he still wants to see the Broncos go after in the draft.
For the rest of the final hour the guys talk about some other Broncos topics as well and some other story lines from around the NFL right now.
- Are the Broncos an attractive destination for prospective coaches?
- Von Miller likely the only Denver Broncos Pro Bowler, Stokley says
- Stokley: John Harbaugh would be a ‘great fit’ with Denver Broncos
- Pritchard: Heuerman needs to ‘capitalize’ on breakout performance
- Should the Denver Broncos go the Oakland Raiders route and tank?