Broncos waive RB Cobbs

DENVER (AP) The Denver Broncos waived running back Cedric Cobbs and signed Texas running back Selvin Young Tuesday.

Cobbs, a third-year player from the University of Arkansas, joined the Broncos in September 2005 as a member of the practice squad.

Young's agent, Major Adams, told The Denver Post for its online edition that the 5-foot-10-inch, 207-pound Young picked the Broncos because the team showed the most interest after the Longhorns reserve went undrafted.

``We had mixed feelings,'' Adams said. ``In one sense you want the honor of being drafted, but at the same time you want to go to a situation that's going to be the best fit for a player.''

A physical runner, Young rushed for 591 yards and seven touchdowns as a senior and had 23 catches.

The Broncos had not announced Young's signing as of late Tuesday and a Broncos' spokesman did not immediately return a message left after hours.

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)




 
Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus