In shocking news, the Broncos are looking for a new GM. Check back often for all the latest on Denver’s search.
The Denver Broncos are now on the search for a new general manager.
A day after the Broncos’ season ended in a 32-31 loss to the Las Vegas Raiders, putting a bow on the 5-11 record and fourth-straight losing season, the shocking news hit social media.
John Elway is taking a higher role in the front office and the franchise is on the search for a new general manager. The person the Broncos choose will have final say on the roster.
Keep it here for all the latest news, rumors, and updates on who will be the Broncos next GM as we move through the process.
Here’s where we sit.
Broncos formal requests for GM interviews
- Mike Klis reports the Broncos have formally requested an interview with Champ Kelly.
- Joe Ellis confirmed that the Broncos were granted permission to interview Champ Kelly.
- Adam Schefter reports the Broncos have requested permission to interview Dave Zielger.
- Ian Rapoport reports the Broncos have requested permission to interview George Patton, the Minnesota Vikings assistant GM and VP of player personnel.
Rumored interest by Broncos
- Thomas Dimitroff, former Atlanta Falcons general manager — Broncos could talk to Dimitroff
- Champ Kelly, Chicago Bears assistant director of player personnel — Kelly “checks most boxes” for Broncos
- Adam Peters, San Francisco 49ers vice president of player personnel — Peters is most certainly on the list
- John Spytek, Tampa Bay Buccaneers director of player personnel — Spytek is a “name to watch”
Potential candidates for Broncos GM
Mike Borgonzi, Kansas City Chiefs director of football operations — Suggested as a possibility by Woody Paige (link)
Ryan Cowden, Tennessee Titans vice president of player personnel — Suggested by Paige (link)
Thomas Dimitroff, former Atlanta Falcons general manager — Suggested by Paige (link)
Ed Dodds, Indianapolis Colts assistant GM — Suggested by Paige (link)
John Dorsey, former Chiefs and Cleveland Browns GM — Suggested by Paige (link)
Terry Fontenot, New Orleans Saints vice president/assistant GM-pro personnel — Suggested by Paige (link)
Kevin Kelly, Los Angeles Chargers director of college scouting — Suggested as a possiblity by Cecil Lammey (link)
Kwesi Adofo-Mensah, Browns VP of football operations — Suggested by Paige (link)
Scott Pioli, various front office roles with the Falcons, Chiefs, New England Patriots, New York Jets, Baltimore Ravens and Browns — Suggested by Paige (link)
Louis Riddick, ESPN Monday Night Football color commentator — Mentioned by some (link)
Rick Smith, Houston Texans former GM — Mentioned by some (link)
Dave Zielger, New England Patriots assistant director of player personnel — suggested by Klis (link)
Broncos GM search live updates
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