According to 9NEWS Denver’s Mike Klis, the Broncos were among the teams in trade talks with the Detroit Lions for quarterback Matthew Stafford. He ultimately ended up going to the Los Angeles Rams for a haul and Jared Goff and his contract, but the Broncos were contenders for his services.
Talked to one prominent agent involved who believed until today Broncos were among top 3 front-runners for Stafford. Talented young offensive roster and Fangio D appealed to Stafford. #9sports— Mike Klis (@MikeKlis) January 31, 2021
Klis even tweeted that one agent involved in these talks told him that the Broncos were among the top three front-runners for Stafford.