KKTV 11 News | Colorado Springs, Pueblo | Sports

Webster, Thomas Get First Crack At First-String

By: AP
By: AP

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- Middle linebacker Nate Webster was among the mild surprises Monday as the Denver Broncos released their first depth chart of training camp.

Webster got the nod over free agent Niko Koutouvides. He played strongside linebacker a year ago and made an impression for his work ethic during the offseason training sessions.

The Broncos brought in Koutouvides from Seattle at a price of $7.2 million over three years to play middle linebacker.

Meanwhile, defensive tackle Marcus Thomas finds himself ahead of six-year veteran Kenny Peterson, who had been practicing with the first-stringers for most of camp. While not having had a particularly standout rookie season, Thomas said he expects a lot more out of himself this season.


KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.

If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.

powered by Disqus
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 26282649