Denver Broncos President of Football Operations/General Manager John Elway - Photo: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images
Straight from the top: the Denver Broncos are not interested in trading for a quarterback.
Broncos President of Football Operations/GM John Elway made that perfectly clear on Twitter Wednesday morning, amidst reports that the team was interested in acquiring Bengals back-up quarterback A.J. McCarron.
Rumor of us being interested in anyone other than the QBs we have is another example of irresponsible, fake news!!— John Elway (@johnelway) August 9, 2017
Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch are battling to be the Broncos starting quarterback this season.
The Broncos preseason opener is Thursday night in Chicago. Coverage will start at 3 p.m. MDT on KOA NewsRadio 850 AM and 94.1 FM.
I have been told Broncos are NOT trying to trade for AJ McCarron. #9sports— Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) August 9, 2017
Team source on report Broncos trying to trade for AJ McCarron: "150 percent false" Elway has repeatedly said he's happy with 2 QBs. #9sports— Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) August 9, 2017
Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk joined Tyler Polumbus and Andy Lindahl on Orange and Blue 760 Wednesday morning.