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Report: Ayers visiting Cincy

According to Mike Garafolo, the Bengals will host Broncos DE Robert Ayers for a visit on Tuesday.

Ayers has reportedly drawn interest from the Cowboys and Giants, but has not made any visits.

The 2009 first-rounder had a career-high 5.5 sacks in 2013, grading out at an excellent +11.1 in 616 snaps according to PFF, including postseason.

Broncos to host Will Montgomery

According to Mike Klis, the Broncos will visit this week with former Washington center Will Montgomery, who was drafted by Carolina and played under John Fox and Dave Magazu as a rookie.

Per Klis, Denver would use Montgomery at center and have Manny Ramirez shift over to replace Zane Beadles at left guard.

Montgomery was released by Washington on Friday in a cap-related move; the team is shifting former Denver draftee Kory Lichtensteiger over to take his place.

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Broncos agree with, introduce Emmanuel Sanders

As expected, the Broncos have reached agreement with former Steelers WR Emmanuel Sanders on what is being called a three-year deal worth $15M.

According to Aaron Wilson, $6M is guaranteed (it's unclear whether that's fully guaranteed, but we're guessing it is), and escalators could reportedly push the total value to $18M.

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Schefter: Broncos expected to sign Emmanuel Sanders

The Broncos have reportedly emerged as a surprise suitor for ex-Steelers wideout Emmanuel Sanders, and Adam Schefter says they're expected to sign him.

Alex Marvez and Cecil Lammey confirm that the two sides have agreed to terms, but Aaron Wilson says the Chiefs may be making a late push to steal Sanders from under Denver's nose.

But Wilson's report may also just mean that Sanders canceled his visit to San Francisco and will head from KC to Denver tomorrow.

In addition to Kansas City, Sanders has visited with Jacksonville and Tampa Bay, and was said to have been seeking a deal commensurate with what Golden Tate got from Detroit (no chance).

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Klis: Broncos may replace Decker with LaFell, Jones, or Austin

According to Mike Klis, the Broncos tried to sign former Packers center Evan Dietrich-Smith, who instead opted to sign with Tampa Bay.

Klis adds that Denver may pursue wideouts Brandon LaFell (Carolina), James Jones (Green Bay), or Miles Austin (Dallas) to replace Eric Decker. If so, we'd guess the Broncos have in mind a $3M-4M/year deal, or about half of what Decker got from the Jets.

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Baltimore re-signs Daryl Smith

Daryl Smith, who had reportedly been a target for Denver at middle linebacker, has agreed to a four-year deal worth a reported $16.1M to stay with Baltimore.

Smith spent his first eight seasons playing under Jack Del Rio, making him an obvious fit with the Broncos.

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Reports: Woodyard to Titans

Well, at least he didn't end up with the Patriots, who were his first free agency hosts.

Wesley Woodyard has reportedly agreed to a four-year deal with Tennessee worth $16M.

In six years, Woodyard went from undrafted rookie longshot, to special teams stalwart, to key defensive starter.

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This just in: John Elway is no desperate schmuck

Well, we knew that already. But a lot of people apparently didn't.

We've seen Elway criticized for having signed Aqib Talib, for having given him $57M total (ZOMG) and $26M in guarantees (ZOMG!!), for not having gotten Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie for cheaper, and for not having gotten Darrelle Revis instead of either one.

The haughtiest garbage out there involved Bill Belichick somehow having outsmarted Elway.

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Decker lands with Jets

Eric Decker has agreed to a five-year deal with the Jets worth a reported $36.25M, including what's being called $15M in guarantees. Decker told the DP:

I'm very thankful for my four years in Denver. I think it's one of the greatest cities to play in. Unfortunately, I never got an offer from the Broncos. Denver will always be a part of me. I'm excited about New York being my new community and starting a new chapter in my life. On top of all that, my wife's expecting our baby any second.

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Pats sign Revis for one year, $12M

New England has added corner Darrelle Revis to the tune of a one-year deal worth $12M. Of course, this is a good 26% more than the AAV given Aqib Talib by Denver, and Revis wasn't cut loose until today.

This is a fitting move in every aspect; Revis gets to stay the league's highest paid corner and again be the center of attention next offseason, and the Pats don't have to commit beyond 2013.