NBCSN’s Ross Tucker: ‘Extremely genuine chance that Denver is the most appealing’ destination for Kirk Cousins

The Denver Broncos' playoff opportunities in 2018 will hinge on exactly what the Broncos do at the quarterback position, whether they include a seasoned free representative, or take their chances with another young novice in the NFL draft.One arm can

modify the instructions of a franchise, and in an interview with Eric Goodman and Les Shapiro of , Ross Tucker of NBCSN says that John Elway's technique may lean towards the recognized commodities readily available in totally free agency.

"I would not be surprised if Elway puts on a full-court press for some of the veterans that might be available, like Kirk Cousins," Tucker said.

"He doesn't strike me as a very patient man," Tucker described of Elway. "I do not know if he has the perseverance to see if another young quarterback can develop when he has all these guys-- Von Miller, and (Aqib) Talib, and Chris Harris, all these men in their prime now-- I have no idea if he's going to want to take a quarterback that high and see if he establishes a year or more down the line."

"I definitely think if the Broncos want to remain in the mix, they absolutely would be in the mix," Tucker continued. "I think there's a very genuine chance that Denver is the most tasty of Kirk Cousins' readily available choices."

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