It's likely Opurum had an injury the team was either not aware of, or didn't realize the extent of. For what it's worth, Opurum still sounds hopeful that he can return to the Mile High City.
The hope was that Opurum could compete with and push the rookie Janovich. But for now, it sounds like the Broncos will have to look elsewhere for additional fullback help.
Chad Jensen is the Publisher of Mile High Huddle. You can find him on Twitter @ChadNJensen.
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