With Drew Lock sidelined with a shoulder personal injury and major wideout Courtland Sutton out for the year with a torn ACL, the onus to leap-get started the Broncos’ passing attack falls on tight conclude Noah Fant.
By way of his very first eighteen career video games, Denver’s very first-spherical draft choose from 2019 has proven his significant-play functionality. He went as a result of rookie rising pains final yr (i.e. three drops versus Kansas City at household) and swiftly acquired from them. And now, two video games into 2020, Fant’s play is backing up his preseason declaration that he wishes to be in the identical elite group as All-Professional tight finishes Travis Kelce and George Kittle.
But for Fant to take on that offensive onus offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur and the Broncos backup quarterbacks (Jeff Driskel this week, probably Blake Bortles in coming weeks) must keep Fant more