Age and contracts of the Broncos' starters at defensive tackle and middle linebacker could lead to a new group in the middle in 2013.
Despite the loss of DT Ty Warren, the Broncos' run defense has been superb through two games.
Rookie Derek Wolfe is among several Broncos fighting for a starting spot at defensive tackle this summer.
The Broncos have signed DL Justin Bannan, giving the team another body at a position of need. Terms and conditions of the deal were not announced.
The Rams released C Jason Brown and DTs Fred Robbins and Justin Bannan on Monday, according to PFW correspondent Jim Thomas.
Team insiders are having a hard time trying to explain why the Rams' run defense is the worst in the league by a significant margin.
Despite adding two free agents at the position, the Rams re-signed DT Gary Gibson to a one-year deal.
The Rams have signed DT Justin Bannan to a three-year contract, solidifying their defensive front.
The rebuilding process in Denver continued on Thursday as the Broncos released a pair of defensive linemen.
The Broncos have agreed to terms with NT Justin Bannan on a five-year contract, reports indicate.
Because other teams are likely to offer him more money and a better opportunity, RB Chester Taylor isn't likely to return to the Vikings next season, according to our Whispers.