The Broncos appear poise to roll with Case Keenum underneath new head coach, Vic Fangio, because the coach publicly addressed the quarterback’s future at the moment.
The Denver Broncos enter the Vic Fangio head teaching period already with assist for final yr’s free agent signing Case Keenum. The brand new head coach met with the Denver media at the moment addressing the state of the workforce’s quarterback place.
“Proper now Case Keenum is our quarterback,” Fangio stated. “I’ve had the great fortune — or misfortune, since I’m standing right here, luck — of seeing him at his finest in his profession when he performed for Minnesota final yr, being in our division on the time. So I do know what he’s able to and we’re going to attempt to get that out of him.”
Fangio is mentioning Keenum’s profitable 2017 season with the Minnesota Vikings that noticed the quarterback lead the workforce to an 11-Three file because the starter, and all the best way to the NFC title recreation. The brand new Broncos head coach was on the Chicago Bears employees on the time of Keenum’s magical run in Minnesota. Keenum led the Vikings to a season sweep of Fangio’s Bears. The coach is hoping that’s the Keenum he’ll be teaching in Denver.
The quarterbacks poised to hit the free agent market this low season provide a possible improve over Keenum. With the likes of Nick Foles, Teddy Bridgewater and Joe Flacco headlining the group, it’s telling that Fangio already dedicated to rolling with Keenum shortly after changing into the Broncos head coach. Makes you suppose the route he and Broncos President of Soccer Operations, John Elway, wish to take is with Keenum beginning, whereas probably creating his alternative from the 2019 NFL Draft.
The purpose for Denver is to get probably the most out of Keenum, which they hope brings out the quarterback he confirmed he may very well be in Minnesota. To this point, he has a vote of confidence from his new head coach. We’ll simply must see how lengthy that confidence lasts.