Broncos Rookie Report

Tight end Tony Scheffler has spent almost the entire Denver Broncos training camp at the second tight end spot. He has made a very quick transition to the NFL. Read the latest reports on all the Broncos' rookies.

ROOKIE REPORT: QB Jay Cutler is learning the offense quickly. He has the tools to be a successful quarterback and is getting used to the NFL. He will have every chance to open the season as the No. 2 quarterback, although he's currently third behind Bradlee Van Pelt.

--TE Tony Scheffler has spent almost the entire camp at the second tight end spot. He has made a very quick transition to the NFL.

--WR Brandon Marshall is fourth on the depth chart but could move up to third. Third receiver Darius Watts has struggled with dropped passes again. Marshall is also working at punt and kickoff return.

--DL Elvis Dumervil has spent almost all of camp at tackle. He'll get extra reps as long as Gerard Warren is out with an injury.

--G Chris Kuper is working with the second team. He is athletic, and impressive for a rookie.

--C Greg Eslinger suffered a shoulder injury, which kept him out for a couple of days. He started camp on the second team but was slipping down the depth chart.

--RB Mike Bell has been named the starting running back, beating out veterans Ron Dayne and Tatum Bell. He's also been practicing punt and kickoff returns.



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