Friday, April 29, 2005 - Denver Post staff writer Bill Williamson will post his Broncos Mailbag each Friday during the 2005 NFL season on DenverPost.com. Welcome to the second of two special draft-related installments. The next installment will run come training camp.
Browns' Droughns wants new contract - Rocky Mountain News
April 29, 2005 - The Cleveland Browns are refusing to comment on running back Reuben Droughns' contract situation. Droughns has said he wants a new deal and is prepared to hold out if it does not happen. He is under contract for $950,000 this year and $1 million in 2006. A team source told The Plain Dealer of Cleveland that Droughns is under contract and is expected at the full-squad minicamp June 13. The source said Droughns was not promised a new contract when the Browns acquired him in a trade with the Denver Broncos on March 30 for Ebenezer Ekuban and Mike Myers.
Lineup, April 29 - Rocky Mountain News
April 29, 2005 - "They are going to always knock my height, but I play with all heart. I feel like I was one of the best corners in this draft." - Darrent Williams a 5-foot-8 5/8 cornerback who was the Broncos' second-round pick.
Legwold: Some aspirants took the road less traveled - Rocky Mountain News - Jeff Legwold
April 29, 2005 - Before the big blue binder goes back on the shelf to officially end another draft season, it is time to tell a few stories about players who, for one reason or another, followed a slightly different pathway to get a chance at the NFL summit.
Chiefs will take look at White - Daily Camera
April 29, 2005 - Jason White, who won the Heisman Trophy at Oklahoma but was snubbed in the NFL draft, is being given a chance by the Kansas City Chiefs. White and other undrafted rookies will join the drafted players in a minicamp this weekend. White, who has not signed a contract, will be given a chance to show what he can do.
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