Englewood, Colo. - The Denver Broncos have waived defensive lineman Leon Lett and linebacker Bill Romanowski. The club also officially placed fullback Howard Griffith on the Reserve/Retired list Thursday and designated kicker Jason Elam its "franchise" player.
Lett, 33, signed with the Broncos in 2001 and played in 12 games in his one season with the club.
Romanowski, 35, signed with Denver in 1996 and played in all 96 games in his six seasons.
Griffith, 34, spent the 2001 season on injured reserve (neck) after playing in 59 games the previous four seasons.
Elam, 31, has played nine seasons with the Broncos since being drafted in the third round (70th overall) in the 1993 out of Hawaii.
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